Borderlands 2 Mechromancer DLC priced

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Borderlands 2 Mechromancer

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Meet Gaige. She's a Vault Hunter on the backwater planet of Pandora. She likes the color red. She thinks the word "Mechromancer" carries secondary definition involving lonely robot matchmaking. She travels with a hulking hunk of metal affectionately named "Death Trap." And she's the first previously announced (opens in new tab) (and briefly controversial) post-launch DLC coming on October 16 for Borderlands 2.

Gearbox posted a short announcement of the Mechromancer's details earlier today on its official website (opens in new tab) . Those who pre-order Borderlands 2 receive Gaige for free as a bonus, but she's also purchasable as a standalone download for $10. Gaige joins the Gunzerker, Commando, Siren, and Assassin classes in jamming zillions of randomly generated guns onto Handsome Jack's hilariously huge chin (opens in new tab) when Borderlands 2 releases September 18.

Omri Petitte

Omri Petitte is a former PC Gamer associate editor and long-time freelance writer covering news and reviews. If you spot his name, it probably means you're reading about some kind of first-person shooter. Why yes, he would like to talk to you about Battlefield. Do you have a few days?