After numerous teases, Gearbox Software has seemingly announced a new Borderlands title. The Gearbox also released a short teaser for it. While the video doesn’t outright state it is the third numbered entry in the series. But it certainly looks to be an entirely new entry in the series. The teaser, which is released is titled as “Mask of Mayhem”. It takes the viewer through a kind of diorama. In the teaser characters and familiar looking enemies are posed in a way that builds intrigue. The intrigue is around what the game could be about. It also teases some of the high jinks players will get into.
For those who are unaware, Borderlands is a 2009 open-world action role-playing first-person shooter video game. It is the first game in the Borderlands series, developed by Gearbox Software. It is published by 2K Games for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X and Shield Android TV. The game was released worldwide in October 2009. This was with the Mac OS X version being released on December 3, 2010, by Feral Interactive.
The game’s story focuses on a group of four “Vault Hunters”. The hunters who travel to the distant planet Pandora to hunt down an alien vault. Further rumoured to contain advanced alien technology, finding themselves battling the local fauna and bandit population.
But ultimately attempting to stop the head of a private corporation army from reaching the vault first.