The CEO of the study denies that they are co-developing a spin-off with another company.
The Borderlands saga is one of the most successful in recent years in the shooter-looter genre, for its quality, humor and the enormous content that its video games offer. The last major installment It was Borderlands 3, although last year Gearbox released the Borderlands Legendary Collection for Nintendo Switch and the version of the third installment for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S.
Gearbox is the lead developer of any future Borderlands gamesRandy pitchfordBut what will happen in the future with the saga? Following Embracer’s purchase of Gearbox, some gamers wondered if the studio would continue with Borderlands, games that have done together with 2K. The answer was yes and now it seems that Gearbox has dropped that already working on a new Borderlands game, something that most fans liked, although some have been opposed.
The CEO of Gearbox, Randy pitchford, has hinted on his Twitter account that the studio works in a new Borderlands. This has been done after denying that Gearbox is co-developing a Borderlands spin-off with another study: “These rumors are not accurate. Gearbox is the lead developer of any game future of the franchise Borderlands (or any Borderlands spin-off) without co-development. “
After that, Pitchford has indicated that they are working on “a big one”, which seems to point to Borderlands 4 is in development. You have to read between the lines, but everything indicates that indeed Pitchford is referring to this. Some fans have been happy, but others keep asking the studio to refloat the Brothers in Arms saga, a game fans have been wanting for years.
We will see later what official announcements Gearbox makes, but whatever it is, it is evident that the studio is working on something important. If you are fans of Borderlands, remember that a month ago it was confirmed that Borderlands 3 will not arrive on Switch, even though it was listed on PEGI. If you want to know more about the last main among the franchise you can recall our analysis.
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