Borderlands 2 Gets Release Date

Gearbox have announced a firm release date for their much anticipated sequel, Borderlands 2.

The game has a launch date of September 18 in the US and on September 21 everywhere else. It was also announced that if you pre-order the game from participating retailers you will receive access to the Borderlands 2 Premiere Club which gives you exclusive in-games items and bonuses.

Pre-ordering the game will also give access to the Gearbox Gun Pack, a Golden Key, and the Vault Hunter's Relic.
“The Gearbox Gun Pack is a collection of unique guns to help players begin their journey on Pandora,” said a rep.

“The Golden Key is an in-game item used to unlock a rare item in the mysterious Golden Sanctuary Loot Chest found in Borderlands 2. The Vault Hunter’s Relic is an in-game item that boosts players’ gear-hunting fortune while playing solo or teaming up with friends.”
The game will be released on the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC.