Borderlands 2 Due April 2012

  • New mysteries
  • Arrives on April Fool’s Day 2012
  • First look at GamesCom in August

2K Games and Gearbox Software announced today that the sequel to Borderlands is currently in development by Gearbox Software.

Borderlands 2 is the sequel to the four-player role-playing shooter loot fest that came out in 2010. Combining invention and evolution, Borderlands 2 features new characters, skills, environments, enemies, weapons and equipment. Players will reveal secrets, and escalate mysteries of the Borderlands universe as they adventure across the unexplored new areas of Pandora.

2K Games and Gearbox Software are taking this show on the road, and fans and media will be able to get their first look at the game at Gamescom 2011 from August 17 – August 21, and at PAX Prime from August 26 – August 28.

It will be coming to the Xbox 360, PS3 and Windows PC.