The Borderlands series came back during a big way earlier this year, letting both newcomers and long-time series fans blast their way across several loot-filled planets like never before for its third entry. It introduced four more vault hunters to play as all-new protagonists to travel against and a near-endless number of crazily inventive weapons to try to to it with. If you’re still yet to ascertain what Borderlands 3 has got to offer, UK retailer GAME has it now for just £19.99.
This early January sale offer covers the quality edition on both PS4 and Xbox One, marking the most cost-effective price point we’ve seen yet for the cell-shaded looter-shooter. Borderlands 3 launched in September for the quality £49.99 RRP, so people who are expecting a pleasant discount to select this up can now do so at a pleasant £20 saving! It’s a part of several price slashes GAME is running in honor of the vacations.
Alongside the likes of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, Control, and Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, Borderlands 3 is true up there together of the most important releases of 2019. In our official review, we called it a “fan-servicing treat of a Borderlands game”, praising how it wisely builds on what came before without shaking up the franchise formula an excessive amount of. At £19.99 on both Xbox One and PS4, there’s no better time to select it up and see for yourself.
And if that wasn’t enough of a reason to see it out, Borderlands 3 also only recently released its first batch of DLC via the Moxxi’s Heist of the Handsome Jackpot expansion. There are further galactic adventures to return after this for season pass holders, therefore the Borderlands 3 fun doesn’t have to end soon.
Set several years after the events of Borderlands 2, Gearbox wastes no time in throwing players right back to the continuing saga, leaving little space for newcomers to select abreast of the story thus far. You play together of 4 new Vault Hunters who, for reasons revealed in another of Gearbox’s beautifully choreographed opening cinematics, are leading the fight against Pandora’s latest scourge; the youngsters of the Vault, an obsessive cult of bandits and outlaws led by the villainous Calypso Twins.