X360, PS3 Friday, August 17, 2007 | 1:46 PM

Images of Borderland

Images of Borderland

2K Games announces the publishing of Borderland, a Sci-Fi FPS by Gearbox that looks alot like the recently unveiled "Rage" from Id Software. So much Mad Max love lately, great stuff ! Oh, and Borderland will feature an "unmatched" cooperative gaming experience, like every big action game coming out these days. I won't complain against this fantastic trend :)


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Commented on 2007-08-17 14:10:17
Love the first pic! Strange Res tho, 1600x900? What console are these from?
Commented on 2007-08-17 14:12:58
Snoopers, this game is announced to be RPG.

Anyway, as it was already seen in Rage, if other dev was developing it, I wouldn't anticipate it. But it's teh Gearbox guys! After they started to make their own games since BIA, these guys just rocks! When Gearbox promise 'unmatched', we can easily expect it IMO.
Commented on 2007-08-17 14:13:54
Looks pretty cool.
Commented on 2007-08-17 14:14:15 In reply to team56th
Posted by team56th
Snoopers, this game is announced to be RPG.
This is not what I read in the press release ! There are some RPG elements, but it's a FPS:

New sci-fi shooter from award-winning developer Gearbox Software blends first-person action with character progression and hundreds of thousands of weapons for an unmatched cooperative gaming experience
Commented on 2007-08-17 14:16:19 In reply to Snoopers
Okay. Whatever I'm just hyped! One more game from Gearbox.
Commented on 2007-08-17 14:37:29 In reply to 2PintsOfInsulin
Posted by 2PintsOfInsulin
Love the first pic! Strange Res tho, 1600x900? What console are these from?
This game also coming to pc
Commented on 2007-08-17 14:49:00
Borderland, Rage...and Fallout 3...keep them Post-Nuclear-Mad Max:ian games coming! lol
Commented on 2007-08-17 15:33:27 In reply to wuca
Posted by wuca
This game also coming to pc
Cool.

Snoopers, shouldn't we have a little PC icon up top in these cases?
Commented on 2007-08-17 17:02:12
Hm, an Ego Shooter with RPG elements??
Sounds good IMO.
Commented on 2007-08-17 17:20:18
omg THIS IS THE GAME FROM MY DREAMS :D I love the vehicle design reminds me a little bit about that car that they drive in FF spirits within..
Commented on 2007-08-17 18:22:47
looks sick! can't wait!!
Commented on 2007-08-17 21:00:58
Rage. Now with co-op :)
Commented on 2007-08-17 23:20:48
Mad Max?
Commented on 2007-08-18 11:11:12
whats with the dudes left hand in the second pic?

EDIT : oops, its blended into his jacket, I see it now, lol
Commented on 2007-08-20 05:42:54
Looks great, but another FPS?

It's not that i don't like fps, but i wish developers created more games in different genres for the 360, more platforming, third person action games? it's been over a yr and th 360 is simply full of racing and fps games.

i remember microsoft being adamant and stating the xbox360 is not a pc but a console, but the type of gamess it has as a big list are all pc type games, fps, racing.. only thing it lacks is a big MMORPG from being named a PC gamers dream machine

though the game does look great, hopefully GC should unviel more games and more info on this game
Commented on 2007-08-20 06:31:37
It's multiplatform--and you can't expect them to turn down a solid looking game just because it's played from the first person perspective. Gearbox makes FPS games.. I don't really see what the big deal is. I agree, that more variety is always a good thing--but that doesn't mean there's no room for more games in this particular genre either.. plus this seems like it may be pretty unique.

Well, unique in a way that's a lot like "Rage" at least.

This is the third Gearbox FPS in the works, btw.. so don't get too upset when you see the new Aliens game either :P
Commented on 2007-08-21 19:38:39
another FPS...that first pic does look rather cool
Commented on 2007-08-22 15:57:00
Damn I love these post apocalyptic sci-fi wastelands, reminds me of a few games out there like WarDevil, Mad Max, Universal Soldier, Resident Evil Extinction...etc.

One of my favorite genre for sure...everyone in cargo, dirty, weapons, bad ass characters...etc LOVE IT!

I am for sure VERY hyped for this game...FPS RPG but instead of swords and all that stuff, its all futuristic weapons.

I do love the guy jumping to the other vehicle for an attack move though.

[quote]Gearbox Software has developed revolutionary new technology to create Borderlands’ incredible layers of gameplay depth. Borderlands features a groundbreaking content generation system allowing for near-endless variety in missions, environments, enemies, weapons, item drops and character customization.[Quote]
Commented on 2007-08-22 15:59:18
I am hearing it requires the HDD.

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