PC, PS3, XB360 / Action / Release: Oct 26, 2009 / ESRB: M

Gearbox's Pitchford Says Valve is 'Exploiting' Smaller Devs with Steam, Advocates Split

By Nick Breckon, Oct 07, 2009 4:14pm PDT

In a new interview with Maximum PC, Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford claims that Valve's dominance in the PC digital distribution arena could come to...


"Randy, Is Steam exploiting people the way that gearbox did when they released a PC version of ..."

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Borderlands PC System Requirements Released, Steam Pre-order Knocks $5 Off

By Chris Faylor, Oct 02, 2009 4:00pm PDT

Though the PC release of Borderlands isn't due until October 26--a week after the PlayStaiton 3 and Xbox 360 editions--digital distribution outlet...


"If I can run L4D at full res (1680x1050) should I be able to run this game at full res? "

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Borderlands Screenshot Introduces Crimson Lance: 'You Haven't Even Met The Real Bad Guys Yet'

By Chris Faylor, Sep 25, 2009 5:00pm PDT

Developer Gearbox has issued a lone new screenshot from its coming action-RPG Borderlands, along with a tease that it's been keeping "a lot" of the...


"And we're still waiting for Gearbox to put some marketing efforts into explaining how the PC ..."

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Borderlands Trailer: Claptrap's Adventures, Pt. 2

By Chris Faylor, Sep 24, 2009 6:10pm PDT

Following up on the first entry in its "Making of Borderlands" series, developer Gearbox has now released the second. And while this one doesn't pack any of the promised "cop drama," it does featur


"Oh, we got breaking news, okay. Wait. Okay, this just in. "Everyone who is whining about this ..."

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PlayStation Store Update: Ninja Gaiden and Lost Planet 2 Demos, Fallout 3 and Batman DLC, More

By Chris Faylor, Sep 24, 2009 4:10pm PDT

It's a whopper of a PlayStation Store update this week, with the various additions to the PlayStation 3's online marketplace including the debut of...


"no zombies for AU? im going to have to make a fucking US PSN account, so much shit doesnt ..."

- rosselt see all 13 comments

Borderlands Ever So Slightly Delayed on PC

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 23, 2009 6:29am PDT

The PC version of Gearbox's open-world RPG-shooter Borderlands has been delayed by six days to provide a little more optimisation time, according...


"So they push it back 6 days, who gives a shit? We're still getting it before Battlefield 1943, ..."

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Fallout 3 Game of the Year Edition Hits October 13, PlayStation 3 DLC Dated

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 17, 2009 7:26am PDT

Fallout 3 Game of the Year Edition will arrive on October 13, Bethesda today announced along with news that its DLC will hit the PlayStation 3...


"Hopefully the Fallout 3 GOTY is released without the whole GFWL tumor."

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Fallout 3 DLC Buyers Get Free Xbox 360 Theme

By Chris Faylor, Sep 16, 2009 8:00am PDT

Those that have purchased all five Fallout 3 expansions for Xbox 360 by September 22 will receive a free "premium theme," developer Bethesda and...


"Awesome, I might as well buy Mothership Zeta now then since it's the only one I need and I was ..."

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Borderlands Impressions (Plus Five New Videos)

By Chris Faylor, Sep 15, 2009 5:44pm PDT

A few weeks ago, I stopped by Gearbox's offices to play Borderlands for a few hours. Since then, the wait to play more of the shooter-RPG has grown increasingly agonizing, and the five new gameplay clips released today (below) only make it that much worse


Bethesda Sues Interplay over Fallout, MMO Rights

By Chris Faylor, Sep 14, 2009 11:07am PDT

Fallout 3 developer and Fallout property owner Bethesda has filed a lawsuit against former owner Interplay to clarify that Interplay no longer...


"First let me start off by saying I love Bethesda's games at least the ones they actually ..."

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Borderlands Trailer: Choose Your Hero

By Nick Breckon, Sep 11, 2009 3:00pm PDT

Cage the Elephant's "Ain't No Rest for Wicked" serves as the score to this Broderlands trailer. All four of the game's characters--Mordecai the Hunter, Lilith the Siren, Roland the Soldier, and Brick the Brick--are highlighted. The game's


"In all the videos and screenshots I've seen for this, one thing bothers me: the creatures don't ..."

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Borderlands Trailer: Claptrap vs. Sound Guy

By Chris Faylor, Sep 08, 2009 9:58am PDT

Kicking off a new series of promotional clips for Borderlands, developer Gearbox has released the below video, which introduces you to robotic companion Claptrap. The shooter-RPG arrives in PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 form on October 20.


"How many of you saw Red vs Blue, and thought that Halo had ghosts in it?"

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Borderlands DLC Will Surprise, At Least Two Coming

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 21, 2009 4:30am PDT

At least two downloadable content batches surprising in content and speed of release will hit Gearbox's Diablo-esque shooter Borderlands, according...


"I'll wait for reviews on this game, it's a little too promising just yet and I fear it's going ..."

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Borderlands Screenshots: Lilith and Her Claptrap

By Chris Faylor, Aug 20, 2009 7:31am PDT

Dancing robotic companion Claptrap and Lilith welcome you to the world of Pandora in the latest screenshots from Borderlands, meant to commemorate...


"That nuke, was laughable to say the least. Great looking game, will try it out. "

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Contest: Want to Play Borderlands on Friday?

By Chris Faylor, Aug 11, 2009 3:35pm PDT

Update: The contest is over, with radio_babylon and BauriceMastard selected as the winners. Those two now only need to respond to their...


"I'm going to Disneyland Borderland! Thank you Shacknews and Gearbox, I just peed a little."

- BauriceMastard see all 58 comments