Battleborn release date set
Multiplayer shooter will go live early next year
2K and Gearbox Software today announced that Battleborn, the first-person shooter from the creators of Borderlands, will be available worldwide on February 9, 2016.
An open beta will be held prior to the release of the game and more details about the public test will be shared later this year. Additionally, today the developers revealed four new playable heroes at Gamescom, including Ambra, Mellka, Reyna, and Benedict.
Set in the distant future, Battleborn is a first-person shooter featuring 25 unique playable heroes who form an alliance to save the last star in the universe from destruction. The story mode can be played alone or co-operatively by up to five friends splitscreen and online. The game’s three different competitive multiplayer modes can be played by up to 10 players online in 5v5 matches.
Battleborn will be available for PC, Xbox One, and PS4.