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Gearbox Teases New IP; More Borderlands 2 DLC

PC Gamer has word from the Nerdist Podcast where Gearbox Software president Randy Pitchford mentions they are "building an original IP for the next generation that we’ll announce sometime later." He also dispels the notion that there will be no more DLC for Borderlands 2 with the season pass fulfilled. Au contraire, says. Well, he didn't say exactly that, he said this:

"Everyone has this expectation that those would be the four DLCs and then that’s it," Pitchford said. "We’re going to do more. We’re going to do some other things. We don’t have details yet about it exactly."

"We’ve got more stuff in the hopper that we’re planning and that we’re getting pretty excited about. So if you are a Borderlands fan, you don’t have to be afraid that that’s the end of it."

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25. Re: Gearbox Teases New IP; More Borderlands 2 DLC Jul 9, 2013, 10:20 Mad Max RW
 
BL2 is a functionally better and more polished game. However, there was way more care put into the original game's design. Levels are detailed and consistent. The second playthrough is challenging and the majority of the DLC was great. For the sequel the DLC is mostly forgettable crap, the environments are big and under-utilized, and later playthroughs are simply not challenging. Making enemies into bullet sponges quickly loses the fun factor. Borderlands 2 seemed to follow the kitchen sink philosophy of design. It has everything and none of it is particularly great. In that way it reminds me of the distinctions between Fallout 1 and Fallout 2. The first is a tighter, more consistent experience. The second is a huge monster of a game you can easily get bored and quit halfway through.  
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