2k Games

borderlands-3-players-can-participate-in-arms-race-mini-events VG247

Borderlands 3 players can participate in Arms Race mini-events

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 21 January 2021 20:48 GMT Borderlands 3 is hosting three weeks’ worth of Arms Race Mini-Events.It’s Arms Race time in Borderlands 3, and you can participate in three consecutive week-long mini-events starting today, January 21.Arms Race is a roguelike experience that features randomized elements. In it, you are stripped of all your gear, passive abilities, and Actions Skills and dropped into a zone where you’ll have to get loot or die trying.The action takes place in the Stormblind Complex which is a decommissioned DAHL military base. As soon as you are dropped onto the island, you…

reminder:-battleborn-will-be-completely-unplayable-in-a-few-weeks VG247

Reminder: Battleborn will be completely unplayable in a few weeks

By Alex Calvin, Tuesday, 5 January 2021 16:01 GMT RIP.You have less than 20 days to play Gearbox’s oft-forgotten team shooter Battleborn.Per an updated blog post on publisher 2K’s website, Battleborn is being taken offline on January 25, at which point the game will no longer be playable. That’s right, you can’t even run through the single-player campaign once the servers goes down.This follows 2K removing the game from storefronts in November 2019 and the ability to buy the premium Platinum currency ending in February 2020.Battleborn, of course, was released back in May 2016 and though initial sales seemed promising…

borderlands-3-players-can-now-participate-in-the-golden-path-mini-event VG247

Borderlands 3 players can now participate in the Golden Path Mini-Event

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 19 November 2020 20:14 GMT A new mini-event in Borderlands 3 has kicked off. From November 19 through December 3, Borderlands 3 players will get Legendary item rewards for completing select campaign missions during the free Golden Path Mini-Event. You will be able to acquire the Lyuda Legendary Vladof Sniper Rifle, Handsome Jackhammer Legendary Hyperion SMG, Nemesis Legendary Dahl Pistol, Hellwalker Legendary Jakobs Shotgun, and more.During the event, select missions in the main story campaign guarantee Legendary rewards. It’s worth noting the buff does not apply to optional side missions or any missions in campaign add-ons….

gta-firm-take-two-reckons-it-could-charge-more-than-$60-for-its-games VG247

GTA firm Take-Two reckons it could charge more than $60 for its games

By Alex Calvin, Friday, 6 November 2020 18:02 GMT Take-Two thinks that it should be asking for more than $60 for its releases. That’s according to CEO and chairman Strauss Zelnick, who was asked by an investor during its recent financial about whether the company would consider making titles like Grand Theft Auto free-to-play. The exec said that he feels the company sells its products for less than they are worth.The exec’s reasoning is that people buy games like Grand Theft Auto 5 and Red Dead Redemption 2 for $60, but then they can enjoy their online modes entirely free…

borderlands-3-ultimate-edition,-arms-race-gameplay,-final-form-cosmetics-revealed VG247

Borderlands 3 Ultimate Edition, Arms Race gameplay, Final Form Cosmetics revealed

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 29 October 2020 20:04 GMT Gearbox Software has announced Borderlands 3 Ultimate Edition along with Arms Race coming with the second season pass.The Borderlands 3 Ultimate Edition includes the base game, all add-ons, and the Multiverse Final Form cosmetics pack. This also includes both seasons passes, as the second one includes Designer’s Cut and Director’s Cut. Designer’s Cut add-on includes Arms Races which can also be purchased separately from the Season Pass.Arms Race offers a roguelike experience that’s “fast-paced, challenging, and consistently remixed” by randomized elements. In it, you are stripped of all your gear, passive…


Borderlands 3 event Bloody Harvest returns in time for Halloween

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 8 October 2020 17:53 GMT Just in time for Halloween, the annual Bloody Harvest in-game event returns to Borderlands 3.Borderlands 3 players can once again participate in the limited-time seasonal event Bloody Harvest.The event kicks off today and runs until November 5.Once again, you will face off against Captain Haunt and his minions to earn rare rewards only available during Bloody Harvest.Maurice will give you a mission to collect Hecktoplasm from the ghosts that spawn after you kill haunted enemies. Once enough Hecktoplasm is collected, Maurice will open up a portal to Heck.The loot you collect…

nba-2k21-ps5-vs-ps4-comparison-shows-massive-leap-in-visuals VG247

NBA 2K21 PS5 vs PS4 comparison shows massive leap in visuals

By Sherif Saed, Wednesday, 7 October 2020 09:12 GMT The PS5 and Xbox Series X version of NBA 2K21 looks to be quite the graphical showcase.2K Games released a first-look at NBA 2K21 gameplay captured on PS5 this week. The footage looked stunning, much in the same way PS4’s gameplay debut did back in 2013.According to Visual Concepts, the next-gen version features updated lighting, textures, physics and new animations for player movement and impact. More than the visual quality on display, the PS5 footage looks much more alive thanks to unique AI interactions. The developer says there are over 150…

borderlands-3-coming-to-next-gen,-new-vault-hunter-skill-trees,-additional-dlc,-four-player-local-co-op,-more VG247

Borderlands 3 coming to next-gen, new Vault Hunter skill trees, additional DLC, four-player local co-op, more

Borderlands 3 is coming to PS5 and Xbox Series X.During PAX Online today, Gearbox Software and 2K confirmed full next-gen support for Borderlands 3.Confirmation that Borderlands 3 is coming to both Xbox Series X and PS5 shouldn’t come as a surprise, considering the studio developed the game using Unreal Engine because it’s compatible with next-gen.If you already own the current-gen version of the game on Xbox One and you’re playing on Xbox Series X, you’ll receive a free upgrade to the Xbox Series X version. And if you own the game on PS4, you’ll receive a free upgrade to the…

mafia:-definitive-edition-trailer-showcases-the-city-of-lost-heaven VG247

Mafia: Definitive Edition trailer showcases the city of Lost Heaven

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 3 September 2020 20:36 GMT This new Mafia: Definitive Edition trailer showcases the game’s setting, Lost Heaven, a prohibition-era Midwestern city.In Mafia: Definitive Edition, you live the life of a gangster named Tommy Angelo and go on a journey through Lost Heaven’s criminal underworld. Mafia: Definitive Edition is a built from the ground-up remake of the original Mafia, and it releases on September 25. The remake features an updated script with new dialogue, expanded backstories, and additional cutscenes. You will also find new gameplay sequences and features, cinematics, a re-recorded orchestral score, and other enhancements. Mafia:…

borderlands-3’s-final-dlc,-psycho-krieg-and-the-fantastic-fustercluck,-is-coming-september-10 VG247

Borderlands 3’s final DLC, Psycho Krieg and the Fantastic Fustercluck, is coming September 10

By Sherif Saed, Tuesday, 25 August 2020 15:00 GMT Borderlands 3’s final DLC is a mystery no more.As promised, Gearbox has today officially unveiled Psycho Krieg and the Fantastic Fustercluck, the fourth campaign add-on for Boderlands 3. The DLC arrives September 10 on PC, PS4 and Xbox One.Psycho Krieg explores what makes the game’s crazed psychos so ridiculously bloodthirsty. The story takes place inside the mind of famed psycho Krieg, as scientist Patricia Tannis believes they have been driven mad by the knowledge of a place called Vaulthalla. The DLC’s unusual setting promises to be completely different from the game’s…

nba-2k21-myteam-progression-will-carry-over-to-next-gen-consoles VG247

NBA 2K21 MyTeam progression will carry over to next-gen consoles

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 22 August 2020 17:09 GMT NBA 2K21 MyTEAM current-gen progression and collection will carry over to next-gen systems.2K has announced that NBA 2K21 MyTEAM current gen-progression will carry over to next-gen consoles included in the same family of systems.This means all progress made in MyTEAM can be carried over from PS4 to PS5 and Xbox One to Xbox Series X. This also includes VC, pulled cards, and Tokens.Seasons, which are new to the series, will bring new content and new ways to play MyTEAM all year long and is free to participate in.Alongside news of the…

borderlands-3’s-next-dlc-teased-with-a-look-at-krieg VG247

Borderlands 3’s next DLC teased with a look at Krieg

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 20 August 2020 20:56 GMT Check out this Borderlands 3 DLC teaser starring our man Krieg.The fourth campaign DLC for Borderlands 3 won’t be revealed until next week, but until then, we have a teaser to hold us over. And look who it stars – Krieg from Borderlands 2. No further information was provided with the teaser, just that all will come to light on August 25. This will be the latest DLC as part of the Borderlands 3 Season Pass. It follows the release of Moxxi’s Heist on the Handsome Jackpot, Guns, Love, and Tentacles,…

borderlands-3-free-weekend-is-live-on-steam,-ps4-and-xbox-one VG247

Borderlands 3 free weekend is live on Steam, PS4 and Xbox One

Everyone can play Borderlands 3 completely free for the next few days.Those on the fence about Borderlands 3 can try out the game as part of its free weekend, which is already live on (almost) all platforms. The offer is available on Steam, PS4, Xbox One and even Stadia – but not on the Epic Games Store.Though they all kicked off yesterday, each platform’s free weekend ends on a different day/at different times. Check out how it all breaks down below: Steam: free weekend ends Wednesday, August 12 at 10am PT, 1pm ET, 6pm UK. PS4: free weekend ends Sunday,…