Randy Pitchford the CEO of Gearbox has teased an imminent announcement which is sure to leave fans delighted.
Randy Pitchford took to Twitter to reveal that Gearbox will be making an announcement on December 1, 2016, Although he did not disclose what the announcement will be about.
@Alex_Everatt On December 1st, we are announcing something you might really enjoy
— Randy Pitchford (@DuvalMagic) November 24, 2016
When pressed for an hint regarding the announcement, Pitchford stated that all will be revealed on December 1.
It is very likely that Gearbox may be preparing to announce Borderlands 3. The studio previously confirmed the game at PAX East. Scott Kester, the art director for Battleborn confirmed that he will be working as the art director for Borderlands 3. Pitchford added “We don’t even know if we’re going to call it that. We could call it Borderlands 4 for all we know”.
Mikey Neumann the Chief Creative Champion at Gearbox Software will be the writer for the game. Neumann also revealed that he has come up with a new character for the game that might be included in the final product.
I did this whole Scooter thing, then I pitch-shifted it up like seven semitones so it sounds like a chipmunk and it was the funniest thing I’d ever heard.
For now we don’t have too many other details regarding the game such as available platforms or an expected release window, but we’ll be sure to update you, so make sure to check back with us!
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