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Battleborn needs a few more months

Now releasing May 3, 2016
Nov 05
Take-Two is giving Battleborn an extra few months of development. The PC, PS4, and Xbox One shooter is now targeting May 3, 2016. Previously, it was slotted for February 9. "We at Gearbox are feeling energized by the data of ...

PlayStation flaunts first Battleborn open beta

Hot damn
Oct 27
Actual console exclusives are a thing of the past, so Microsoft and Sony are forced to tout things like betas at their press conferences to one-up each other and display their superiority. So, today at Sony's Paris Games Week...

Battleborn closed 'technical test' coming soon to Shift members

On PC, PS4, and Xbox One
Oct 09
You know Gearbox's Shift? It's that service Borderlands players signed up for in order to get keys to the golden chests in Sanctuary and Concordia. It also probably watches you sleep and alerts Randy Pitchford any time you sa...

Meet Battleborn's main baddie, Rendain

Like the game, he seems okay
Sep 24
I haven't really been digging anything coming out of the Battleborn camp so far. I mean, it looks quirky like most of Gearbox's recent stuff, it has a bright visual style, and there's tons of shooting, but there's someth...

Here's when you'll be able to play Battleborn

There'll be an open beta too!
Aug 06
Battleborn will release worldwide on February 9, 2016. The news was confirmed by 2K in this awesome new (and CAPSLOCK-HEAVY) trailer, which also announced four new player characters. The roster will include Ambra (a pri...

Furious 4 became Battleborn, but Gearbox plans for a new Brothers in Arms

Like Duke Nukem, it will continue
Jul 17
"Has Gearbox Software dropped Brothers in Arms: Furious 4?" Jordan asked over three years ago. Yes. Furious 4 dropped the Brothers in Arms brand and then morphed into a new game entirely, Battleborn. Hot on the heels of Randy...

Watch 23 minutes of Battleborn footage from E3

Dibs on Miko
Jun 26
Jordan got some hands-on time with Battleborn at E3, and while his write up does a good job of laying down the basics, sometimes it's helpful to see a video in order to really get how a game plays. Now us poor, decrepit non-...

Borderlands players will probably dig Battleborn

Hands-on impressions of the story mode
Jun 12
[Disclosure: Years ago, Aaron Linde used to write for Destructoid. He now works on Battleborn at Gearbox Software. As always, no relationships, personal or professional, were factored into this preview.] To sum up Battleborn ...

2K announces more info for Battleborn, campaign supports co-op

'Hobby Grade'
Jun 04
Before we talk about Battleborn, let's remember this tweet from Randy Pitchford. Possibly one of the best examples of marketing gone wrong, the hype train leaving the station with missing brakes, a sale so desperat...

First gameplay footage of Battleborn's cooperative campaign

'Destroy the hell out of it!'
Sep 19
In a whopping 18-minute video released today, Gearbox Software's Andrew Goldfarb, Aaron Linde, and Randy Varnell discussed the factions and characters in the multiplayer shooter Battleborn, before showing off the first gamep...

Battleborn is made of MOBAs, spice, and all shooters nice

Just hoping Gearbox brought the Chemical X
Sep 17
When Battleborn was first announced, there were certain trigger words my mind immediately connected before I had read a single word about the game. "Gearbox, shooter, color. Oh, I wonder what the loot drop rate is like," I sa...

They grow up so fast: Game Informer interviews Aaron Linde about writing Battleborn

Shoutouts to Podtoid
Jul 27
It doesn't feel like it has been that long since former Destructoid reviews editor Aaron Linde moved on to work in the game industry, but it has been almost six years now. In that time, he has contributed to a number of deve...

Help us decipher this Battleborn tweet from Gearbox's Randy Pitchford

Translator needed
Jul 08
This morning, Gearbox Software announced its next game, Battleborn, a cooperative first-person shooter that has elements traditionally found in multiplayer online battle arenas like League of Legends. Or, put another way: Perfect. I've been in the market for a hobby-grade co-op campaign with meta-growth and choice.

Gearbox reveals Battleborn for PS4, Xbox One, PC

New Gearbox FPS coming to PS4, Xbox One, PC
Jul 08
Battleborn is the next big game from Gearbox Software, and, much like the developer's Borderlands series, it's looking to put a unique spin on the first-person shooter. Billed a "hero-shooter" by Gearbox boss Randy Pitchford...

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