Gearbox Software News


New Battleborn trailer introduces us to its main antagonist, Lothar Rendain

By Daniel Perez, Sep 24, 2015 6:43am PDT

He's the kind of villain you'll love to hate, although he admits blades are pretty cool.


Battleborn beta sign up now available for closed technical test

By Daniel Perez, Sep 22, 2015 6:23am PDT

Gearbox Software has opened up sign ups for the upcoming closed technical test for Battlborn. Sign up before it's too late!


Borderlands supports Xbox One Backward Compatibility; available today for Preview members

By Daniel Perez, Sep 03, 2015 9:16am PDT

The original Borderlands will support backwards compatibility when it launches in November, but Preview members can start playing it as early as right now.


Battleborn contest rewards fans with a free copy of the game for their winning taunt

By Daniel Perez, Sep 03, 2015 7:13am PDT

Want to score yourself a free copy of Battleborn as well as have your unique taunt immortalized in a video game? Then this contest is for you.


Shack Reels: Battleborn Thorn PAX Prime Gameplay

By Shack Staff, Sep 02, 2015 3:30pm PDT

We head to PAX Prime 2015 and shoot for the head with Battleborn's archer character, Thorn.


Shack Asks recap - The Battleborn Closed Technical Test, inspirations, balance, community, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 30, 2015 9:00am PDT

Members of Battleborn's development team stopped by Shacknews on Saturday morning to talk about their upcoming FPS/MOBA hybrid. For those that missed the Q&A with the Chatty community yesterday, here's a recap.


Shack Asks: Talk Battleborn with Gearbox Devs today at 9 AM PT / 12 noon ET

By Steve Watts, Aug 29, 2015 8:00am PDT

Gearbox Software is presenting its upcoming multiplayer shooter Battleborn at PAX Prime, but they're taking time out of their busy schedules to talk to the Shacknews Chatty directly. Come join the conversation!


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Lionsgate working on Borderlands film

By Daniel Perez, Aug 28, 2015 8:27am PDT

Lionsgate revealed today they are currently working on a Borderlands film with the producers behind Iron Man, Spider Man, and more.


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Introducing 'Shack Asks' This Saturday!

By Steve Watts, Aug 24, 2015 2:05pm PDT

We're kicking off a new feature this week at Shacknews, all about connecting our community members directly with developers. Shack Asks!


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Tales from the Borderlands - Who is the mystery person holding Rhys and Fiona captive?

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 21, 2015 12:00pm PDT

There's been one central element to the Tales from the Borderlands narrative. The story has been told while Rhys and Fiona are staring at the barrel of a mystery captor's shotgun. But who exactly is this person, anyway? Before Telltale wraps up its story, Shacknews is taking...


Tales from the Borderlands: four burning questions after 'Escape Plan Bravo'

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 20, 2015 1:00pm PDT

There's only one episode left for Tales from the Borderlands, so it's time to come forward with the four biggest questions heading into the game's big finale.


Gearbox Software, 3D Realms, and Interceptor Entertainment end all Duke Nukem litigation

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 18, 2015 3:28pm PDT

The case over Duke Nukem appears to be over, as Gearbox, 3D Realms, and Interceptor have voluntarily ended all legal proceedings in regards to the IP.


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Tales from the Borderlands review-in-progress - Escape Plan Bravo impressions

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 18, 2015 9:00am PDT

This is the second-to-last episode of Tales from the Borderlands and there definitely felt like there were several points where the episode spun its wheels, waiting for the big climax. Our impressions of Escape Plan Bravo.


Tales from the Borderlands prepares for 'Escape Plan Bravo' with new trailer

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 17, 2015 9:29am PDT

Tales from the Borderlands launches its second-to-final episode this week and Telltale is preparing players for the ride with a new trailer.


Tales from the Borderlands will share Episode 4 with PAX Prime audience

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 06, 2015 2:40pm PDT

The fourth episode of Tales from the Borderlands is coming soon and it looks like one of the first people to check it out will be attendees at PAX Prime.