Borderlands three was introduced final week, and whereas the reveal stream wasn’t exactly seamless, we discovered that we’d be discovering out extra in regards to the game right this moment. Last evening, nonetheless, an advert for the game appeared on Youtube, seeming to disclose its cowl artwork, in addition to a launch date and Epic Games retailer exclusivity.
The advert textual content is in French, though it’s not too tough to decipher what it means. It reveals the names of the Borderlands 3 vault hunters – Moze, Fl4k, Amara, and Zane – in addition to its enemies, the Calypso Twins. It additionally confirms that there’ll be new worlds to find, lining up with leaks that recommended we wouldn’t be restricted to Pandora within the new journey.
The finish of the advert reveals what appears to be the game’s cowl artwork, a religious-themed picture of an NPC surrounded by weapons and roses (though with no official hyperlink to the well-known band). The weapons are doubtless a hyperlink to the one billion guns that the game is said to feature, whereas the roses function the faces of the characters set to look. That non secular theme, in the event you weren’t conscious, is a nod to the cult that the Calypso Twins appear to have began up.
It additionally flashes up a date – September 13 – which is prone to be the Borderlands 3 release date, and closes on a display screen with logos from writer 2K, developer Gearbox, and the Epic Games retailer.
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While nothing’s been confirmed, that’s prone to imply a interval of exclusivity across the game’s launch. Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford has beforehand expressed tacit help for the brand new storefront, so if true, this isn’t prone to come as an enormous shock.
Obviously it’s value taking this new leak with a pinch of salt, however lots of the particulars line up with what we’ve already discovered in regards to the game. Either method, we’ll discover out extra about Borderlands three later right this moment, so hold a glance out for more information.