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Battleborn Launch Trailer Showcases Quirky Heroes

Gearbox Software's shooter launches May 3.


2K has released the launch trailer for Battleborn, the upcoming shooter from Borderlands developer Gearbox Software. The video, which you can watch above, highlights a few of the characters players will be taking control of, shows off combat, and details some of the modes playable in the game.

Battleborn is a team-based shooter that draws inspirations from the MOBA genre. It features a total of 25 characters, and an additional five more will be added for free following the game's launch.

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Now Playing: Battleborn - Launch Trailer

According to 2K, over two million people played the Battleborn open beta. From April 13-18, players completed 1.1 million competitive multiplayer matches and 1.4 million story mode episodes. Additionally, players collected 27 billion Shards.

These beta players will receive three "golden" character skins for SIC, Benedict, and Shayne & Aurox when Battleborn launches.

Battleborn will be available on PC, Xbox One, and PS4 from May 3. For more, check out all of GameSpot's previous coverage here.

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