Today Gearbox Software revealed a new trailer for the upcoming, co-op FPS, Borderlands 2. In addition to showing off substantial amounts of gameplay, the trailer finally revealed all the playable characters as well as hinting at the plot. The story concerns the tyranny of a new corporate overlord by the name of Handsome Jack who now controls the planet and is need of a serious take down by the four new characters.
The original Borderlands was a surprise, sleeper hit when it first hit stores in 2009, getting positive reception from the press and then, gradually, good word of mouth from gamers who noticed it in the wake of the release of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. Since then, the game has gone on to become a fan favorite years after its release, an exception to the general sales rule that games lose sales and popularity as time passes. Borderlands 2 is set for release on the PS3, Xbox 360 and PC. Check out the trailer included here.