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Landon Montgomery Co-Founder Of Gearbox Software Has Passed Away

Landon Montgomery, Co-Founder Of Gearbox Software, Has Passed Away

This week we learned of the passing of Landon Montgomery, who was one of the co-founders of Gearbox Software He was 46-years-old The cause of Montgomery's death was not immediately provided In a statement made to the public, the company posted a quick message on their Twitter account "We are heartbroken after learning today of[...]

Someone Leaked Combat Footage From PS5 Exclusive Godfall

Someone Leaked Combat Footage From PS5 Exclusive "Godfall"

Ever since the reveal at The Game Awards 2019, people have been wondering what exactly Counterplay Games and Gearbox Software have been working on Because while the trailer looked impressive, it was still just a trailer It showed us how pretty the cutscenes look, but nothing from the game.[caption id="attachment_1133058" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Gearbox Publishing[/caption]That[...]

The Soundtrack To Borderlands 3 Is Coming To Vinyl

The Soundtrack To "Borderlands 3" Is Coming To Vinyl

2K Games and Gearbox Software have partnered up with Laced Records again to release Borderlands 3's original soundtrack onto vinyl There are two versions of it that you can pre-order now The first is a 17-track double LP package with two audiophiles’ heavyweight 180g discs, one red and one white, housed in a deluxe gatefold sleeve[...]

Risk Of Rain 2 Has Dropped A New Content Update This Week

"Risk Of Rain 2" Has Dropped A New Content Update This Week

Gearbox Publishing dropped a new content update into Risk Of Rain 2 this week, giving players The Loader as well as other updates. While the game still remains in Early Access, it does show the devs are looking to do more with it while under that banner. Here are some of the changes with the […]

Borderlands 3: Works Where It Counts But Doesnt Add Much Else

"Borderlands 3": Works Where It Counts, But Doesn't Add Much Else

[rwp_box id="0"] There's a tempering of expectation of sorts when it comes to Gearbox and 2K Games' Borderlands franchise that you know what you're getting from the start and for many, that's enough, but let's not pretend this title will ever reinvent the wheel when it comes to first-person shooters. The humor of the game […]

Borderlands 3 Protagonists Gender Identity Puts Fandom In A Tizzy

"Borderlands 3" Protagonist's Gender Identity Puts Fandom In A Tizzy

Borderlands 3's online community is up in arms after the series' official forum announced that users who misgender the game's robot protagonist, FL4k will be banned. According to the website's moderation team, FL4K is non-binary, meaning they use they/them pronouns. The banning announcement initially caused confusion to Borderlands 3 community. Some commenters found the punishment […]

Borderlands 3 Gives Zane A Proper Character Trailer

"Borderlands 3" Gives Zane A Proper Character Trailer

As we make our way to the release of Borderlands 3, we're now getting a look at some of the characters in the game, starting with Zane. The developers released a little info on the character this week, including three different ways to play as Zane. Your options being a Double Agent, a Hitman, or […]

Gearbox Software Reveals Penn &#038 Teller VR Game Details

Gearbox Software Reveals Penn & Teller VR Game Details

Gearbox Software has officially announced the details of their Penn & Teller VR game coming to the Oculus in just a couple of weeks The game's full name is Penn & Teller VR: Frankly Unfair, Unkind, Unnecessary & Underhanded Also known as Penn & Teller VR: F U, U, U, & U The game will[...]

Borderlands 3 Creative Director Tells All at E3s PC Gaming Show

"Borderlands 3" Creative Director Tells All at E3's PC Gaming Show

Gearbox Software's Borderlands 3 Creative Director, Paul Sage, hit the stage to chat with PC Gaming about the upcoming loot shooter.Sage was "most excited" to talk about the game's latest Vault Hunter, Moze She's the game's mech pilot, who can hop in her giant mech Iron Bear, but she's also capable of weilding massive weapons like rail[...]

Borderlands 3 Gameplay Hits During the Xbox E3 Show

"Borderlands 3" Gameplay Hits During the Xbox E3 Show

Vault hunters, a new trailer for Borderlands 3 was dropped during Microsoft's Xbox E3 showcase. The trailer was everything we'd expect of the game, with a ton of loot-shooting mayhem, and some voice over action by Lilith. However, 2K and Gearbox also announced the Borderlands 2 DLC that will set the stage for BL3. The DLC has leaked […]

The Worst Thing About Borderlands 3 is Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford

The Worst Thing About Borderlands 3 is Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford

While its often easy to separate game devs from their work by virtue of games being major collaborative efforts, there are some developers whose names are nearly synonymous with their games.Gearbox Software CEO Randy Pitchford is not one of those developers However, every time I think of Borderlands 3, all my brain brings up is the latest[...]

Former Claptrap Voice Actor David Eddings Claims Gearbox CEO Rage Fired Him

Former Claptrap Voice Actor David Eddings Claims Gearbox CEO "Rage Fired" Him

Eddings recently revealed that he would not be returning to Borderlands 3, which sparked comments from Pitchford, alleging that Eddings was "bitter and disgruntled." Eddings hit back at Pitchford, citing an incident at GDC 2017 where the CEO "physically assaulted [Eddings] in the lobby of the Marriott Marquis" hotel.The situation has been complicated since the start,[...]

Original Claptrap Voice Actor Responds to Gearbox CEOs Comments

Original Claptrap Voice Actor Responds to Gearbox CEO's Comments

[caption id="attachment_1028292" align="aligncenter" width="600"] credit//Gearbox Software[/caption]The original voice actor for Borderlands' Claptrap, David Eddings, is not returning for the highly-anticipated sequel According to Eddings, that has to do with how much he was going to be paid, or rather, how little Yesterday, Borderlands dev studio Gearbox Software's CEO Randy Pitchford responded to Eddings' commentary, saying the voice[...]

Gearboxs CEO Comments On Voice Actor Not Being in Borderlands 3

Gearbox's CEO Comments On Voice Actor Not Being in Borderlands 3

Well, it seems Randy Pitchford, the CEO of Gearbox Software, decided to respond to a post where someone commented about unionizing voice actors.  The response is pretty short and to-the-point about the situation at hand.https://twitter.com/DuvalMagic/status/1124772468114087936That's a very different story than how Eddings painted the situations, which can only mean either one side is saving face[...]

Borderlands Voice Actor Not Returning Due To Pay Issues

Borderlands Voice Actor Not Returning Due To Pay Issues

With all the news of Borderlands 3 on the way, some have been wondering if the original voice cast is returning. And sadly, there's one who won't for a very good reason. A fan hit up David Eddings, the voice of Claptrap, on Twitter this week to ask the basic question of if he was […]

Gearbox Developer Confirms Handsome Jacks Fate in Borderlands 3 Interview

Gearbox Developer Confirms Handsome Jack's Fate in Borderlands 3 Interview

Here's a snippet from that interview.[caption id="attachment_1028249" align="aligncenter" width="600"] credit//Gearbox Software[/caption] BD: So, on an unrelated note: Handsome Jack is dead.RV: So dead.BD: There have been three games, Borderlands 2, Tales from the Borderlands and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, that have all developed Jack and worked with Jack’s personality[...]

Risk of Rain 2 Surpasses One Million Units Sold While In Early Access

Risk of Rain 2 Surpasses One Million Units Sold While In Early Access

Hopoo Games and Gearbox Software released some pretty cool news this morning as Risk Of Rain 2 has surpassed one million units sold The feat is just a little impressive seeing as how the game was released into Early Access on Steam just five weeks ago, and the full release of the game isn't going[...]

Watching the Borderlands 3 Twitch Reveal will Get You Loot

Watching the Borderlands 3 Twitch Reveal will Get You Loot

[caption id="attachment_1009396" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit// Gearbox Software[/caption]Gearbox Software is slated to reveal a whole lot of Borderlands 3 on Wedensday, May 1st, and ahead of that they've launched a new Twitch extension so those who watch the stream can pick up a whole lot of in-game loot Granted, those items won't be available until Borderlands 3 launches[...]

Risk of Rain 2 Reveals Their Early Access Roadmap

Risk of Rain 2 Reveals Their Early Access Roadmap

Gearbox Software and Hopoo Games have revealed an Early Access roadmap for Risk of Rain 2, showing their plans for the game going into 2020 As you can see from the graphic below, the company is planning to expand content in the game over the next six months with an eventual release to take place[...]

Risk Of Rain 2 Hits 650k Players in First Week of Early Access

Risk Of Rain 2 Hits 650k Players in First Week of Early Access

Gearbox Software has a lot to celebrate this week as Risk of Rain 2 managed to attract over 650,000 players within the first week on Steam's Early Access After being announced during PAX East and released into the system the same day, the sequel to the indie hit slowly but surely built a quick following[...]