Borderlands 3 Pre-Order Page Hints at Cross-Platform Multiplayer

By Sam Quirke, 22 days ago
After 24 hours of speculation and leaks, we now have confirmation of Borderlands 3's release date, pre-order details and pricing. Check out the article for all the information you need while you eagerly await the launch.

According to the Xbox store descriptions, Borderlands 3 will have the following:

  • 2-player local multiplayer
  • 2-4 player online multiplayer
  • Cross-platform co-op multiplayer
  • Shared/Split screen multiplayer
  • HDR 10
  • 4K Ultra HD
  • Xbox One X Enhancements
Borderlands 3 Pre-Order
Borderlands 3 Pre-Order

Pre-order bonus: Gold weapon skins & trinket The original shooter-looter returns, packing bazillions of guns and an all-new mayhem-fueled adventure! Blast through new worlds and enemies as one of four brand new Vault Hunters – the ultimate treasure-seeking badasses of the Borderlands, each with deep skill trees, abilities, and customization. Play solo or join with friends to take on insane enemies, score loads of loot and save your home from the most ruthless cult leaders in the galaxy. A MAYHEM-FUELED THRILL RIDE Stop the fanatical Calypso Twins from uniting the bandit clans and claiming the galaxy’s ultimate power. Only you, a thrill-seeking Vault Hunter, have the arsenal and allies to take them down. YOUR VAULT HUNTER, YOUR PLAYSTYLE Become one of four extraordinary Vault Hunters, each with unique abilities, playstyles, deep skill trees, and tons of personalization options. All Vault Hunters are capable of awesome mayhem alone, but together they are unstoppable. LOCK, LOAD, AND LOOT With bazillions of guns and gadgets, every fight is an opportunity to score new gear. Firearms with self-propelling bullet shields? Check. Rifles that spawn fire-spewing volcanoes? Obviously. Guns that grow legs and chase down enemies while hurling verbal insults? Yeah, got that too. NEW BORDERLANDS Discover new worlds beyond Pandora, each featuring unique environments to explore and enemies to destroy. Tear through hostile deserts, battle your way across war-torn cityscapes, navigate deadly bayous, and more! QUICK & SEAMLESS CO-OP ACTION Play with anyone at any time online or in split-screen co-op, regardless of your level or mission progress. Take down enemies and challenges as a team, but reap rewards that are yours alone – no one misses out on loot.


Borderlands 3 Deluxe Edition Pre-Order
Borderlands 3 Deluxe Edition Pre-Order

Pre-order bonus: Gold weapon skins & trinket The Deluxe Edition includes: • Retro Cosmetic Pack: Vault Hunter head & skin, Echo Device skin, weapon skin • Neon Cosmetic Pack: Vault Hunter head & skin, Echo Device skin, trinket • Gearbox Cosmetic Pack: weapon skin, trinket • Toy Box Weapons Pack: 2 Toy guns, Toy grenade mod, trinket • Equippable XP & Loot Drop Boost Mods The original shooter-looter returns, packing bazillions of guns and a mayhem-fueled adventure! Blast through new worlds and enemies as one of four brand new Vault Hunters, each with deep skill trees, abilities and customization. Play solo or join with friends to take on insane enemies, score loads of loot and save your home from the most ruthless cult leaders in the galaxy. A MAYHEM-FUELED THRILL RIDE Stop the fanatical Calypso Twins from uniting the bandit clans and claiming the galaxy’s ultimate power. Only you, a thrill-seeking Vault Hunter, have the arsenal and allies to take them down. YOUR VAULT HUNTER, YOUR PLAYSTYLE Become one of four extraordinary Vault Hunters, each with unique abilities, playstyles, deep skill trees and personalization. All Vault Hunters are capable of awesome mayhem alone, but together they are unstoppable. LOCK, LOAD, AND LOOT With bazillions of guns and gadgets, every fight is an opportunity to score new gear. Firearms with self-propelling bullet shields? Check. Rifles that spawn fire-spewing volcanoes? Obviously. Guns that grow legs and chase enemies while hurling verbal insults? Yeah, got that too. NEW BORDERLANDS Discover new worlds beyond Pandora, each with unique environments to explore and enemies to destroy. Tear through hostile deserts, battle your way across war-torn cityscapes, navigate deadly bayous and more! QUICK & SEAMLESS CO-OP ACTION Play with anyone at any time online or in split-screen co-op, regardless of your level or mission progress.


Borderlands 3 Super Deluxe Edition Pre-Order
Borderlands 3 Super Deluxe Edition Pre-Order

LIMITED TIME PRICING. Includes the Season Pass & Deluxe bonus content. Season Pass: • 4 campaign DLC packs featuring new stories, missions and challenges • Butt Stallion weapon skin, weapon trinket, and grenade mod Deluxe bonus content: • Retro Cosmetic Pack • Neon Cosmetic Pack • Gearbox Cosmetic Pack • Toy Box Weapons Pack • Equippable XP & Loot Drop Boost Mods The original shooter-looter returns, packing bazillions of guns and a mayhem-fueled adventure! Blast through new worlds and enemies as one of four brand new Vault Hunters, each with deep skill trees, abilities and customization. Play solo or join with friends to take on insane enemies, score loads of loot and save your home from the most ruthless cult leaders in the galaxy. A MAYHEM-FUELED THRILL RIDE Stop the fanatical Calypso Twins from uniting the bandit clans and claiming the galaxy’s ultimate power. Only you, a thrill-seeking Vault Hunter, have the arsenal and allies to take them down. YOUR VAULT HUNTER, YOUR PLAYSTYLE Become one of four extraordinary Vault Hunters, each with unique abilities, playstyles, deep skill trees and personalization. All Vault Hunters are capable of awesome mayhem alone, but together they are unstoppable. LOCK, LOAD, AND LOOT With bazillions of guns and gadgets, every fight is an opportunity to score new gear. Firearms with self-propelling bullet shields? Check. Rifles that spawn fire-spewing volcanoes? Obviously. Guns that grow legs and chase enemies while hurling verbal insults? Yeah, got that too. NEW BORDERLANDS Discover new worlds beyond Pandora, each with unique environments to explore and enemies to destroy. Tear through hostile deserts, battle your way across war-torn cityscapes, navigate deadly bayous and more! QUICK & SEAMLESS CO-OP ACTION Play with anyone at any time online or in split-screen co-op, regardless of your level or mission progress.



Three versions of the game will be available to purchase. You can pre-order the Standard version for US $59.99 or your local equivalent. Pre-ordering the Standard version will get you gold weapon skins and an unspecified "trinket".

Art for the Borderlands 3 Super Deluxe EditionArt for the Borderlands 3 Super Deluxe Edition


The Deluxe Edition includes the following packs and will set you back US $79.99 or your local equivalent:
  • Retro Cosmetic Pack: Vault Hunter head & skin, Echo Device skin, weapon skin
  • Neon Cosmetic Pack: Vault Hunter head & skin, Echo Device skin, trinket
  • Gearbox Cosmetic Pack: weapon skin, trinket
  • Toy Box Weapons Pack: 2 Toy guns, Toy grenade mod, trinket
  • Equippable XP & Loot Drop Boost Mods
Finally, the Super Deluxe edition includes all of the above plus the game's Season Pass which will have 4 campaign DLC packs, plus the Butt Stallion weapon skin, weapon trinket and grenade mod. This will set you back US $99.99 or your local equivalent.

Here's the official announcement trailer, now complete with a release date.


You can also show off your hype for Borderlands 3 with a Bandit Mask for your Xbox Avatar.

Borderlands 3 will release on September 13th, 2019.

We don't have them yet, but we'll publish a story as soon as we pick up the Borderlands 3 achievements.
Sam Quirke
Written by Sam Quirke
Sam has been a Newshound since 2016 and is now the Editor for both TrueAchievements and TrueTrophies. He loves gaming on all devices and in all genres. He still plays Pokémon GO with his wife.