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Borderlands 3 release date and Epic Store exclusivity confirmed

Published: 13:38, 03 April 2019
Updated: 13:46, 03 April 2019
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Borderlands 3 is releasing on 13 September 2019 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC, it's been officially confirmed by Gearbox Software. The game will be another Epic Games Store exclusive until April 2020 when it will launch on Steam.

Gearbox Software and 2K Games have officially revealed the release date for the upcoming post-apocalyptic RPG shooter Borderlands 3. The game is set to release on 13 September 2019 on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

The PC version will release exclusively on Epic Game Store and after six months exclusivity period it will release on "additional PC digital storefronts". This means that a potential Steam release is scheduled for April 2020.

2K Games President, David Ismailer said via the press release that their mission was to embrace new distribution platforms that will contribute to their effort to grow the audience for Borderlands 3. He did not explain how exactly will Epic Games Store exclusivity help with that.

Borderlands 3 is also available for pre-order right now. You know our thoughts on this, and we suggest that you wait for the reviews before making any decisions, but it's your money and if you decide to pre-order, you can choose from three different editions.

The cheapest one is the Standard Edition that costs $59.99 and includes the base game without additional content. Deluxe Edition costs $79.99 and it includes the base game and five cosmetic skin packs for characters and weapons.

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And the most expensive one is called Super Deluxe Edition and it can be yours for $99.99. In addition to content from the previous version, Super Deluxe Edition also includes the Season Pass that will have four Campaign DLC Packs and the exclusive Butt Stallion Cosmetic Pack.

 The last edition is a limited time offer and will expire after the game releases.

Borderlands 3 is an Action RPG by Gearbox Software

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