The inevitable Borderlands 2 Game of the Year Edition was announced Wednesday by 2K Games and Gearbox Software and it is packing all of the DLC, including Premiere Club content, for the PS3, Xbox 360 and PC.
The Game of the Year Edition will be released on Oct. 8, 2013 in North America followed by Oct. 11 for the rest of the world at a price of $59.99. It includes the Borderlands 2 plus all of the content including the two extra Vault Hunters - Gage the Mechromancer and Krieg the Psycho, plus the Vault Hunter upgrade pack.
- Borderlands 2 Main Game
- Captain Scarlett and her Pirate’s Booty
- Mr. Torgue’s Campaign of Carnage
- Sir Hammerlock’s Big Game Hunt
- Tiny Tina’s Assault on Dragon Keep
- Creature Slaughter Dome
- Premiere Club Content:
- Gaige, the Mechromancer Character Class;
- Gearbox Gun Pack
- Golden Key
- Vault Hunter's Relic
- Krieg, the Psycho Character Class
- Collector’s Edition Heads and Skins
- Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack 1
The one DLC not listed has not been released yet and that is the Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack 2. It will be out on Sept. 3 and increases the level cap to 72 while also adding the new "Overpower" feature to make the game even more difficult.
"For us and for fans, the love for Borderlands 2 has been nothing short of spectacular, so it's natural for us here at Gearbox Software to want everyone else to have a chance to experience the best-selling game and its most valuable expansion content," said Randy Pitchford, President of Gearbox Software. "The Borderlands 2 Game of the Year Edition offers more value than ever before in one package, giving everyone an opportunity to become a legendary Vault Hunter, and join in the award winning mayhem and fun."
"The success of Borderlands 2 has been tremendous, and the game is on-track to become the highest-selling title in the history of 2K," said Christoph Hartmann, President of 2K. "With the Game of the Year Edition releasing this fall, fans will have the opportunity to get their hands on the most comprehensive Borderlands 2 bundle at an incredible price."
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