Borderlands 2 ' Sir Hammerlock's Big Game Hunt' DLC revealed

Third wave of DLC for Gearbox's shooter landing January 15 for Xbox 360, PS3, and PC; adds new Aegrus zone, does not raise level cap.


The third batch of downloadable content for Borderlands 2 has been revealed. Due out January 15 for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC will be Sir Hammerlock's Big Game Hunt. It follows Captain Scarlett and Her Captain's Booty and Mr. Torgue's Campaign of Carnage.

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Sir Hammerlock's Big Game Hunt is included with the $30 Borderlands 2 Season Pass and will be available for others at $10. The content adds a new zone called Aegrus, as well as new areas to explore like Savage Lands, Lodge, and Scylla's Grove. It also brings new unique and legendary weapons and loot.

Sir Hammerlock's Big Game Hunt takes place just after the end of Borderlands 2, and pits players against a new villain named Professor Nakayama. Gamers will also battle new creatures in the content including Wetland Drifters, Spores, Armored Boroks, Scaylions, Scaylion Queens, Savage Warriors, Witch Doctors, and a new team raid boss called the Seraph Guardian.

For more on Sir Hammerlock's Big Game Hunt, check out a walkthrough of the content with Gearbox Software public relations marketing manager Adam Fletcher embedded below.

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