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Borderlands 3 Did Well But Its Employees Arent Getting Bonuses

"Borderlands 3" Did Well, But Its Employees Aren't Getting Bonuses

Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford had previously promised special bonuses and royalties to the company, but recently told workers that they wouldn't actually be getting them – at least, in the scope they were originally promised.[caption id="attachment_1189408" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: 2K Games[/caption]Employees are still going to get their hands on smaller bonuses in the form of[...]

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

In a new interview with Newsweek, former Borderlands voice actor David Eddings, who was the voice behind the series' mascot Claptrap, discussed his complicated relationship with Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford 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[...]

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[...]

Valve has Corrected Borderlands Steam Review Bombings

Valve has Corrected Borderlands Steam Review Bombings

[caption id="attachment_1001304" align="aligncenter" width="600"] credit//Gearbox[/caption]As one of their major promises last month, Valve swore to remove negative off-topic reviews from Steam, so users could no longer “review bomb” a game Friday saw the first of Valve’s efforts to curb review bombs by clearing thousands of reviews off of the Borderlands series.Gearbox’s landmark franchise came under[...]

Borderlands 3 Wont Have Co-Op Players Fighting Over Loot

Borderlands 3 Won't Have Co-Op Players Fighting Over Loot

[caption id="attachment_1009396" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit:// Gearbox Software[/caption]In a new post on the PlayStation Blog, Gearbox Software shared some new details on Borderlands 3 after the game was revealed at PAX East last weekend While the blog post doesn't give us a ton of hard informtation on the game, it does go into detail on the game's co-op[...]

Gearbox Teasing Another Release That Could Be One of Two Games

Gearbox Teasing Another Release That Could Be One of Two Games

Gearbox Software has basically decided to toy with your emotions going into PAX East as the company teased another game reveal, but gave two options The company posted a new image today on their official Twitter account, showing off two familiar IPs int he form of Bulletstorm and Duke Nukem, but gave absolutely no indication[...]

Gearbox Eludes to a Borderlands Announcement at PAX East

Gearbox Eludes to a Borderlands Announcement at PAX East

Fans of the Borderlands series are working themselves into a frenzy this week over a single social media post from Gearbox pointing to PAX East The company posted this tweet yesterday, showing off a roadsign for Boston on March 28th, the first day of PAX East in Boston, in the Borderlands art style, pretty much[...]

Former Gearbox Lawyer Accuses CEO Randy Pitchford of Child Porn Possession

Former Gearbox Lawyer Accuses CEO Randy Pitchford of Child Porn Possession

 The CEO of Gearbox Publishing, Randy Pitchford, and former General Counsel, Wade Callender, are suing each other for violating their legal duties to the company The suits include wild accusations on both sides, including Callender's allegation that Pitchford received a secret bonus from publisher Take-Two Interactive as an advance on his profits from Borderlands.Kotaku's report includes the full text[...]

That Duke Nukem Movie Gains Assassins Creed Producer

That 'Duke Nukem' Movie Gains 'Assassin's Creed' Producer

It's been almost a full year since we've heard anything new about that Duke Nukem movie, which may or may not be starring John Cena, but as of today, there is at least some movement for the film.According to Variety, Assassin's Creed producer Jean-Julien Baronnet has been brought on by Gearbox to adapt the classic game title into a feature[...]

Hello Neighbor: Hide &#038 Seek is as Unstable as the Original

Hello Neighbor: Hide & Seek is as Unstable as the Original

Hello Neighbor is a surprisingly popular franchise given its absolutely unstable build. The game has a very active modding community on Steam and has sold over half a million copies. While the premise is rather interesting, the execution is pretty terrible. And yet, Dynamic Pixels and tinyBuild are giving it a sequel. Hello Neighbor: Hide […]

Earthfall Will Release for PC and Consoles this July

Earthfall Will Release for PC and Consoles this July

In addition to the digital release on all platforms, the game will also get a physical release thanks to Gearbox Publishing at retail stors for the PS4 and Xbox One versions of the game. PC players will simply have to content themselves with the digital sales on Steam.The game will release with two editions available, the[...]

Gearbox Head Seemingly Says Borderlands 3 Wont Be at E3

Gearbox Head Seemingly Says Borderlands 3 Won't Be at E3

Gearbox head Randy Pitchford has, in a rather roundabout way, seemingly suggested that Borderlands 3 won't be at E3 2018, despite store listings suggesting otherwise.Borderlands 3 was one of the game's supposedly leaked with the Walmart Canada listing debacle the other week With the reveal of Rage 2 prior to E3 giving that all a bit of credence,[...]

Gearbox Denies Rumors That Borderlands 3 is an Xbox Exclusive

Gearbox Denies Rumors That Borderlands 3 is an Xbox Exclusive

Rectify Gaming has sort of been the primary rallying voice behind the idea that Borderlands 3 is an Xbox exclusive and that Gearbox has already signed a deal with Microsoft over marketing rights Turns out, that's not the case at all The company's CEO Randy Pitchford hit up a few people on Twitter who were verbally[...]

Borderlands 2 Claptrap Gets a Deluxe Figure from McFarlane Toys

Borderlands 2 Claptrap Gets a Deluxe Figure from McFarlane Toys

Borderlands 2 Claptrap is getting a deluxe figure from McFarlane Toys in February. Coming with a plethora of accessories, this will be the definitive figure version of the fan-favorite robot form the popular game series. A general purpose CL4P-TP robot manufactured by Hyperion, Claptrap acts as the Vault Hunter's (sometimes) useful guide and quest-giver on […]

The Feud Between tinyBuild And G2A Reignites As Reboot Develop Books A G2A Staffer

The Feud Between tinyBuild And G2A Reignites As Reboot Develop Books A G2A Staffer

During G2A's recent falling out with Gearbox and heightened media attention, tinyBuild has remained silent And then, tinyBuild's Alex Nichiporchik  looked at the speakers list for Reboot Develop and found the name Mario Mirek among the list of guest speakers Mirek is a senior account manager at G2A, and is also the one to start throwing[...]

Rime 2nd Dev Diary And Screenshots

Rime 2nd Dev Diary And Screenshots

The second video in Grey Box and Tequila Works' series of Dev Diaries for RiME has hit today, along with new screenshots. The new video focuses on how the game's art, color, sound, and music design "shape the player's emotional arc" and help create the rich fantasy world of RiME. If you missed it last month, catch the […]

GDC: Wild Borderlands 3 Footage Appears

GDC: Wild Borderlands 3 Footage Appears

Last night at GDC, Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford took some time during a presentation to show off some footage from Borderlands 3. According to Pitchford, the content shown was strictly to demo the Unreal Engine 4 in relation to Borderlands 3 and isn't necessarily anything we'll see in the game once it launches.Pitchford stressed several times that the footage shown[...]

Gearbox Head Says We Probably Shouldnt Expect Borderlands 3 On The Nintendo Switch

Gearbox Head Says We Probably Shouldn't Expect Borderlands 3 On The Nintendo Switch

Answering a fan on Twitter (via IGN), Gearbox's Randy Pitchford quite candidly admitted we probably shouldn't expect Borderlands 3 on the console He said:@dECU_nutt I do not see that as happening We were talking to Nintendo, but that stopped for some reason They have other priorities. — Randy Pitchford (@DuvalMagic) January 15, 2017 This seems.. odd Perhaps[...]

Something Duke Nukem Related Is Being Announced In 8 Days

Something Duke Nukem Related Is Being Announced In 8 Days

Duke Nukem as a property is in a very precarious place right now. Duke Nukem Forever was a colossol disaster in terms of reception, and there are real questions of where the franchise exists in 2016. Well, it seems we may be on our way to getting 'something' from the franchise before too long. This […]