Borderlands, the prequel to the upcoming RPGFPS Borderlands 2 slated for release on September 18th on PS3, Xbox 360 with the PC version being outed on September 21st, is available to play this weekend at no cost.
Via their official twitter page, Gearbox Software is letting everyone with a Steam account enjoy their 2009 hit Borderlands for free starting right now until Sunday at 1pm PDT.
Gearbox also announced that Borderlands will have it’s priced slash by 75% on most major PC digital retailers as well.
For those of you who wanted to try out the original Borderlands, this is a great deal. But, it doesn’t stop there. Steam is also upgrading anyone who pre-purchases Borderlands 2 to the Borderland premium service, the ‘Premium Club,’ at no extra charge. Thanks to VG247, for the information.
Read here to find out what goodies Premium Club members receive, including free access to the new ‘Mechromancer’ class which will be released 60-90 days after Borderlands 2’s initial release.
Visit the official Borderlands page on Steam to give it a test run right away.
Are you trying out Borderlands this weekend?