Throughout its PAX On-line Digital Showcase, Gearbox detailed the brand new options coming to Borderlands 3, together with affirmation that it’s going to launch on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series S/Series X with cross-progression and cross-save help. No launch date has been supplied.
Gearbox introduced that Borderlands 3 gamers on both PlayStation 4 or Xbox One will obtain a free next-gen improve for his or her respective console. Moreover, Borderlands 3 on subsequent gen will allow you to carry over the content material you have bought and the progress you have constituted of the present era. It is unclear whether or not this improve path is relegated to these with the digital or bodily version of the sport.
Borderlands 3 on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Collection X will run at 4K and 60 frames per second, the studio confirmed. Additional, two extremely requested features–four-player native co-op and vertical split-screen–will be out there to all gamers without cost. Vertical split-screen will even be added to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One model of the sport by way of a free patch, although Gearbox did not make clear when this can drop. Equally, Gearbox did not specify whether or not four-player native co-op can be added to current-gen programs.
Elsewhere, Gearbox stated Borderlands 3 will obtain new add-on content material later this yr. It will not be on the identical scale because the DLC featured within the sport’s season move. Nonetheless, the upcoming DLC will embody new motion abilities and a further ability tree for every Vault Hunter.
For instance, FL4K’s new ability tree, Trapper, emphasizes shields and survivability for them and their pet. The Trapper ability tree consists of the brand new motion ability Gravity Snare, a crowd-controlling potential that sends out a entice and launches enemies into the air earlier than slamming them again to the bottom. FL4K additionally will get a brand new pet choice, a Hyperion Loaderbot, which has extra crowd-control capabilities.
In different Borderlands 3 information, the sport’s fourth DLC, Psycho Krieg and the Fantastic Fustercluck, launched on September 10. It is the ultimate DLC in Borderlands 3’s season move and increases the level cap once more.
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