First Borderlands 3 grades: the correct continuation with the old formula

Gamers will be able to test Borderlands 3 in just two days, but the gaming press has already played and appreciated the new

Gearbox project.

What they say

After 19 reviews on the Metacritic version of the game forPC scored 85 points. From the author of XGN, the project received 95 points for the “great history”, humor, a variety of guns, as well as new asylum seekers. The journalist noted that every Borderlands fan should play the third part of the series.

But the author of PC Gamer rated Borderlands 3 onlyat 63 points. According to the journalist, the game still boasts a variety of weapons and shooting, but the plot, characters and scanty end-game content did not allow to put a high score.

“If you've never been a fan of the franchise, thenBorderlands 3 is unlikely to change your mind, because the project best demonstrates the development of what the series has always done: it tells a funny story about losers robbing and shooting on the way to heroism ”, - GameSpot, 80 points.

“Borderlands 3 is not a complete transformationseries, but just evolution. Because of this, part of the game is in the past, but in the vast majority of cases it is a project that is still pleasant to play, especially for those who love the genre of "lutter shooters" - Forbes, 90 points.

Borderlands 3 ratings:

  • XGN - 95
  • PC Games - 90
  • IGN - 90
  • GameStar - 88
  • Game Informer - 80
  • GameSpot - 80
  • PC Gamer - 63

Borderlands 3 will be released on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC (Epic Games Store) on September 13th.