Gearbox Software program are making an “all-new” follow-up to Telltale Video games’ Tales From The Borderlands episodic graphic journey set within the Borderlands universe. It’s out this yr, Gearbox revealed at this week’s PAX East occasion.
Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford – who stepped apart as head of Gearbox Software program final October – dropped the existence of the mission proper on the finish of the PAX East presentation whereas carrying some shockingly Borderlands-yellow chinos. You’ll be able to look ahead to yourselves beneath. Skip to about 5 minutes from earlier than the top when you’re simply within the Tales From The Borderlands announcement.
“This time, we’re doing it to think about all-new characters, and all-new tales, from the Borderlands,” Pitchford mentioned. He defined that Gearbox has been engaged on the sport for a few years, and confirmed that extra might be revealed in summer time. Perhaps they’ll give us an concept then whether or not the characters from the primary recreation will see that cliffhanger ending attain a conclusion?
The brand new recreation is printed by 2K and developed in-house by Gearbox Software program. Telltale Video games developed and printed the unique Tales From The Borderlands, which launched many Pandoran moons in the past in 2014, below licence from Gearbox. Telltale congratulated Gearbox on the announcement on Twitter, however clarified that they aren’t involved in the sequel, including “Ultimately, we’re all borderfam.”
Telltale Video games shut down in 2018 however had been revived a yr later. Tales From The Borderlands was unavailable for a couple of years due to the shenanigans that befell Telltale, till the sport was revived by Gearbox. Telltale are actually busy engaged on The Wolf Amongst Us 2 and an episodic recreation primarily based on The Expanse.
Gearbox additionally introduced yesterday that they’ve acquired Misplaced Boys Interactive, contributors to Gearbox Software program’s Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands. Misplaced Boys will keep it up engaged on their very own initiatives alongside their work for Gearbox. The consolidation of the video games business continues apace.