Gearbox Software News


The Borderlands Robo-lution: A Claptrap retrospective

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 16, 2014 12:00pm PST

The Borderlands series recently celebrated its 5th anniversary, so Shacknews is taking some time to look back at the series' most beloved (and also its most annoying) character: Claptrap. Read on as we look back at his contribution to video games, alongside Gearbox lead writ...


"love me some claptrap action. Love how in the pre sequel it tries so hard to turn you away from ..."

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'Borderlands Remastered Edition' leaked

By Daniel Perez, Dec 12, 2014 6:40am PST

Prepare to visit Pandora once again in the upcoming remastered edition of Borderlands.


"If they don't add splitscreen support on the PC, I don't give a shit about this. Also, I don't ..."

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Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel 'Ultimate Vault Hunter Mode' detailed

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 09, 2014 3:00pm PST

The Holodome Onslaught DLC is coming soon, but Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel is also getting a free game mode for everyone. Gearbox is offering details.


"Sounds like they fixed most of the problems with UVHM in BL2, especially elemental weapons. ..."

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Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel next DLC takes us to The Holodome Onslaught Dec. 16

By Daniel Perez, Dec 04, 2014 5:30am PST

The next piece of downlodable content for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel has been announced. Prepare to enter the Holodome!


Tales From the Borderlands: Meet the cast

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 26, 2014 12:00pm PST

Now that Tales From the Borderlands has officially begun, take a moment to get to know the cast, who they are, and where their individual stories might be going. (Warning: Contains some spoilers for the first episode.)


Tales From the Borderlands 'Zero Sum' impressions - our (fish) story begins

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 24, 2014 11:59pm PST

Tales From the Borderlands releases its first episode on Tuesday. So how is it looking? Shacknews has some detailed impressions for the first episode.


"The Wolf Among Us is a prequel, so you should be fine starting there."

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Tales From the Borderlands begins its story tomorrow

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 24, 2014 9:20pm PST

The official post-Borderlands 2 story is set to begin on PC, Mac, PS4, and PS3 tomorrow.


"this is frickin' weird. so they are releasing this, which takes place AFTER BL2, but we're ..."

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Tales From the Borderlands video goes behind-the-scenes with Gearbox

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 21, 2014 11:00am PST

The other half of Telltale's Tales From the Borderlands equation is property owner Gearbox Software. Today, they talk about what they're looking to bring to Telltale's next adventure.


Tales from the Borderlands first in-game footage shown in new trailer

By Daniel Perez, Nov 13, 2014 12:15pm PST

Telltale Games and Gearbox Software's Tales From the Borderlands has finally received its first in-game trailer, and it's glorious.


Jack the Doppelganger joins Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel on November 11

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 01, 2014 5:30pm PDT

Gearbox has released the first downloadable character for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel. It's Handsome Jack................'s clone.


"The second play through is quite funny as the narration changes. It's being re-told to Brick and ..."

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Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Review: Moonbreaker

By Steven Wong, Oct 13, 2014 5:00am PDT

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel welcomes a new developer to the universe as Gearbox takes a break. 2K Australia puts its own twist on the Borderlands formula. Our review.


"my brother and I have occasionally been trying to finish the DLCs together, but the difficulty ..."

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Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel producers boot up Claptrap's skills

By Steven Wong, Oct 03, 2014 7:30am PDT

Live from the floor of PAX Prime, Gearbox associate producer James Lopez and 2K Austrailia producer Joel Eschler walk us through Claptrap's abilities, which can be a bit undependable, but effective nonetheless.


Borderlands 2 and Pre-Sequel support SteamOS

By Steven Wong, Sep 30, 2014 12:15pm PDT

Both Borderlands 2 and the upcoming Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel now support SteamOS.


"Cool, I didn't think it would have SteamOS support out of the gate. I saw Borderlands 2 come up ..."

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Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel video stars Nisha the Lawbringer

By Daniel Perez, Sep 23, 2014 7:05am PDT

Nisha the Lawbringer brings her unique brnad of justice to Borderlands: The Presequel, in a new series that highlights the Vault Hunters.


What Destiny could learn from Borderlands

By Daniel Perez, Sep 19, 2014 10:45am PDT

Destiny released last week, although it left much to be desired by many of its players. I take a look at how Bungie could have made it better by taking a page or two from the Borderlands series.


"One extra thing: DLC. You say it might make the game better, but if it's not free then it ..."

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