Borderlands is coming to the new gen and from today you can make use of the pre-order and pre-download facility on Xbox One.
Available to grab right now, whilst you won’t be able to play the game until a minute after midnight on the day of release, you can at least get it digitally pre-ordered and downloaded prior to that date.
Costing £44.99, Borderlands: The Handsome Collection brings Borderlands 2 and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel to Xbox One for the first time, withe visual upgrades, all the previous DLC as standard and the most exciting of all, online and local co-op for up to four players.
We’ve been lucky enough to go hands on with The Handsome Collection already and it doesn’t disappoint. Look out for our thoughts dropping soon.
Borderlands: The Handsome Collection is the essential Borderlands compilation and includes the definitive versions of both Borderlands 2 and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, built specifically for next-gen consoles. Experience the absolute highest performance and highest fidelity graphics for any Borderlands game ever played on a video game console. For the first time in the franchise’s history, play four-player split screen on a single television, all in stunning high definition. Experience the entire Handsome Jack saga (including all available bonus add-on content*), from his not-so-humble beginnings to the heights of his egomaniacal tyranny. Continue the adventure by transferring your previous saves on your Xbox 360 to your Xbox One with the new cross-save functionality. BORDERLANDS: THE HANDSOME COLLECTION includes: – 2 critically acclaimed BORDERLANDS games in one package – All bonus add-on content, adding hundreds of hours of gameplay at an incredible value* – Cooperative gameplay for up to four players, either online or local – Upgraded FOUR-PLAYER SPLIT-SCREEN for same couch gameplay – Transfer your previous generation console save files and pick up where you left off *Includes all available downloadable content for Borderlands 2 and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel as of March 24, 2015.
Make your way to the Xbox Game Store and get your download rolling.