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2K Games Revealing New Title in One of its “Biggest and Most Beloved Franchises” at Summer Game Fest

2K Games Revealing New Title in One of its “Biggest and Most Beloved Franchises” at Summer Game Fest

Borderlands 4 or Tiny Tina's Wonderlands 2 from Gearbox Entertainment may be it, but Hangar 13's long-rumored Mafia 4 is also possible.

Homeworld: Vast Reaches Gets May 2 Release Date, Coming to SteamVR Later This Year

Homeworld: Vast Reaches Gets May 2 Release Date, Coming to SteamVR Later This Year

VR strategy game Homeworld: Vast Reaches will tell its own unique story in the Homeworld setting, and allow players to experience massive space battles.

Homeworld: Vast Reaches is a VR Strategy Game Coming to Meta Quest 2 and 3 in 2024

Homeworld: Vast Reaches is a VR Strategy Game Coming to Meta Quest 2 and 3 in 2024

The classic RTS series Homeworld is getting a VR-based spin-off that tells a completely new story.

Gearbox Entertainment Says Recent Layoffs Are “Not Tied to Development of Gearbox Games”

Gearbox Entertainment Says Recent Layoffs Are “Not Tied to Development of Gearbox Games”

The company confirmed reports of layoffs after its $460 million sale to Take-Two Interactive, though it didn't comment on their extent.

Gearbox Has Six Games in the Works, Including a New IP

Gearbox Has Six Games in the Works, Including a New IP

Of the five sequels that are in development, only one – Homeworld 3 – has been officially announced thus far.

Gearbox Hit with Layoffs Following Acquisition by Take-Two Interactive

Gearbox Hit with Layoffs Following Acquisition by Take-Two Interactive

Within hours of news breaking that Gearbox had been sold by Embracer Group, several staff members were informed they were being laid off.

Borderlands 4 is “in Active Development,” 2K Confirms

Borderlands 4 is “in Active Development,” 2K Confirms

"We have loved partnering with Gearbox on every iteration of the Borderlands franchise and are excited to be in active development on the next installment in the series," says 2K president David Ismai...

Borderlands 4 Leadership Reshuffled, Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands 2 Received “Soft Reboot” – Rumor

Borderlands 4 Leadership Reshuffled, Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands 2 Received “Soft Reboot” – Rumor

Both sequels have made good progress, though the mood at Gearbox is uncertain following layoffs, hiring freezes and whatnot.

Gearbox Entertainment in Late Stages of Being Sold, Announcement Coming in March – Rumor

Gearbox Entertainment in Late Stages of Being Sold, Announcement Coming in March – Rumor

CEO Randy Pitchford reportedly told employees this week in a town hall that the studio had reached a decision on its future.

Gearbox Entertainment Could Also Leave Embracer Group – Rumor

Gearbox Entertainment Could Also Leave Embracer Group – Rumor

Saints Row developer Volition also allegedly had an opportunity to go private, but the deal fell through, per Bloomberg's Jason Schreier.

Borderlands Developer Says its Next Game is “the Best Thing We’ve Ever Done”

Borderlands Developer Says its Next Game is “the Best Thing We’ve Ever Done”

"I can't wait, but it's not time yet. It's not time yet. There will be a time," says Gearbox CEO and co-founder Randy Pitchford.

Embracer Group’s Lost Boys Interactive Has Laid off “a Sizeable Portion” of its Workforce

Embracer Group’s Lost Boys Interactive Has Laid off “a Sizeable Portion” of its Workforce

The Gearbox Entertainment-owned studio, which has previously provided development support on Tiny Tina's Wonderlands and Diablo 4, employed over 400 people prior to layoffs.

Borderlands 4 and Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands 2 Are Seemingly in Development

Borderlands 4 and Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands 2 Are Seemingly in Development

Both titles – currently unannounced – have been mentioned on a former Gearbox Entertainment employee's LinkedIn page.

Gearbox Entertainment Could Potentially Go Independent

Gearbox Entertainment Could Potentially Go Independent

With Gearbox put up for sale by parent company Embracer Group, the studio says going independent is another option currently under consideration.

Embracer Group is Reportedly Considering Selling Gearbox Entertainment

Embracer Group is Reportedly Considering Selling Gearbox Entertainment

Embracer Group acquired the Borderlands developer in 2021, in a deal worth $1.4 billion.

Borderlands 3 Ultimate Edition Announced for Nintendo Switch, Launches October 6th

Borderlands 3 Ultimate Edition Announced for Nintendo Switch, Launches October 6th

It includes the base game, four DLC packs, the Designer's Cut and Director's Cut, and more than 30 cosmetics for $59.99.

Borderlands 3 Has Shipped Over 18 Million Units Worldwide

Borderlands 3 Has Shipped Over 18 Million Units Worldwide

The looter shooter sold an addition 1 million units during the previous quarter, Take-Two Interactive confirms.

Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands – Future Experiences “Already Under Development at Gearbox”

Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands – Future Experiences “Already Under Development at Gearbox”

Gearbox Entertainment CEO Randy Pitchford reveals that the spin-off "shattered all of our target expectations, both critically and commercially."

Gearbox Entertainment Acquires Lost Boys Interactive

Gearbox Entertainment Acquires Lost Boys Interactive

Lost Boys Interactive, which also worked as a support studio on Tiny Tina's Wonderlands, has been acquired by Gearbox Entertainment.

Embracer Group is Planning to Release Over 25 AAA Games by April 2026

Embracer Group is Planning to Release Over 25 AAA Games by April 2026

The parent company of the likes of Deep Silver, THQ Nordic, Saber Interactive, and others seems to have plenty of irons in the fire.