He said on Twitter the day after the game launched: “Incredible day with new peak concurrency (and climbing). Best numbers in Gearbox history!”
Borderlands 3 released on September 13, 2019. On PC, the game is available exclusively through the Epic Games store until April 2020.
Ahead of its release, VGC caught up with Paul Sage, creative director at Gearbox Software, to discuss balancing corporate and community expectations, the dangers of slipping into creative boredom during lengthy development cycles, and the importance of humour to the series, among other topics.