What simply occurred? Final week introduced rumors of 4 unannounced video games from 2K Video games, together with a Borderlands spinoff that includes Tiny Tina known as Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands. Certainly sufficient, Gearbox confirmed the upcoming title throughout the Summer time Recreation Fest Kickoff livestream yesterday, and it got here with a couple of surprises.
Whereas sharing the identical graphical fashion and gameplay, Wonderlands has extra of a Dungeons and Dragons fantasy theme than the sci-fi setting we’re used to in Borderlands, although there are nonetheless loads of weapons. It encompasses a marketing campaign with co-op assist for as much as 4 gamers and the flexibility to create and customise distinctive characters throughout a number of lessons.
Gamers should defeat the Dragon Lord, encountering unusual people alongside the best way that embody a lute-wielding Bardbarian and the “Fairy Punchfather.” Gearbox additionally guarantees “repeatable end-game content material.”
Some massive stars are lending their names to Wonderlands: Andy Samberg, finest recognized lately for his function as detective Jake Peralta in Brooklyn 9-9, takes on the a part of Captain Valentine; actress and stand-up Wanda Sykes performs a rule-following robotic named Frette; and Will Arnett of Arrested Growth/ BoJack Horseman (and way more) fame will voice the Dragon Lord.
“For me, bringing precise Borderlands weapons to struggle dragons, skeletons, goblins, and extra in an authentic fantasy world imagined by the galaxy’s deadliest 13-year-old, Tiny Tina, as a brand new, full-featured triple-A videogame is a dream come true,” stated Gearbox boss Randy Pitchford.
Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands is ready to launch in early 2022, and will probably be out there on PC by way of Steam and the Epic Video games Retailer. It is also coming to Xbox Sequence X and S, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, and PlayStation 4.
The opposite rumored 2K Video games titles embody a really compelling sounding “XCOM with Marvel heroes” challenge codenamed CODA, which a number of journalists have confirmed is actual.