Borderlands 2 To Have Deathmatch Multiplayer? Gearbox Says They’re “Thinking About It”

RipTen - The original Borderlands offered it’s own bit deathmatch in the form of player arena duels, but what about a full fledged deathmatch multiplayer mode? Well, Gearbox says it’s a possibility.

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xPhearR3dx2664d ago

Hmmm interesting. The duels in the original were underwhelming IMO. We shall see what happens.

GameTavern2664d ago

Yeah the duels seemed... kind of broken based on classes...

I assume that deathmatch would have a bit more balance to it, but what's the point if you can't use your character from the game...


Tired2663d ago


CrzyFooL2664d ago

If it ain't broke, don't add tacked on multiplayer modes!!

Hitman07692664d ago (Edited 2664d ago )

I see your point dude but I love deathmatch, it's my favorite multiplayer mode so I can't resist wanting to see how this would turn out. ,

DarkTower8052664d ago

Agreed, please just concentrate on delivering a kickass sp and co-op experience. Leave TDM for other games.

Borderlands is a sandbox game, and it had many bugs, so if they use their time to fix all the bugs instead of making a TDM, Borderlands 2 will be epic.

ATi_Elite2664d ago

Yeh looks like Borderlands is getting the COD treatment when they instead should focus more on the SP aspect of the game!

Deathmatch, killstreaks, perks, and spawn kills coming soon to a super glued on MP!

ShinraE52663d ago

BL will be the most unbalanced competetive game in history if they let you use the custom characters. And if they don't, it won't be as fun as you will be familiar with using your special character.

I don't think this will work.

However, if they decide to do this, PLEASE don't put in any achievement for the MP. That way people who don't want to deal with YET ANOTHER deathmatch don't have to.

BrightFalls762663d ago

I found achievements fun at first but over time I really found myself wish the ability to disable the function all together. I am not a fan of online gaming and yet most games have some online component now so those achievements are worthless.

Smelly1sam2663d ago

As long as they put effort into SP to be on par or better as the last one then this game should do fine but lets hope its better then bulletstorms.

Redgehammer2663d ago

Give me a Capture the Gun mode and I will be content.

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