If for some reason you're interested in
Borderlands 2 but have yet to play it, then here's good news: the game is
free on Steam this weekend. Even better, if you enjoy the game there's a hefty 75 per cent discount on both Borderlands 2 and its Game of the Year edition during that period. Naturally, you'd be better off going for the latter as the DLC packs include a wealth of extra content.
The free weekend is timed perfectly to get indecisive punters aboard the Borderlands train ahead of the October release of
Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel. Indeed, the game is now available for
pre-purchase on Steam. You can play as Claptrap, which is great, because it means you can send the annoying robot to his death.We had a hands-on session with the pre-sequel recently, describing it as "
familiar, but fun". It releases October 14.