At the Gearbox Showcase during PAX West 2K, Gearbox Software lifted the veil on New Tales from the Borderlands with an in-depth look at brand new gameplay.
The footage is taken from the PC version of the game, which is due out. October 21, 2022 along with the Nintendo Switch version. The gameplay is nearly 20 minutes long and features the playable characters Anu, Octavio, and Fran as they make their way through the sewers of Prometheus. common trade mark Borderlands Humor is on full display here, along with familiar QTE and decision-making mechanics that fans of the first game will be happy to return.
Don’t forget to also pay attention to the rather comical link to Metal Gear Hard franchise. Honestly, you can’t miss it, but it certainly made us giggle!
We remind you of the features of New Tales from the Borderlands:
– Every choice matters. Every choice you make can affect how your story unfolds, often in unexpected ways. Only by beating the game will you fully understand how your decisions can change Borderlands;
– Impact of Quick Time events. Success or failure in a QTE has a tangible impact on your adventure, sometimes leading to a premature conclusion, and sometimes unexpectedly shaping your story;
– Immersive visual effects. In addition to stunning scenery, New Tales from the Borderland uses vastly improved motion and face animation, using performance capture and face mapping technology for the first time in a Borderlands title.
Will you be checking out New Tales from the Borderlands when it releases next month? Make your decision and let us know in the comments!