Gearbox Software company made an important announcement for Borderlands fans at the PAX Digital Showcase event. The developers have confirmed that the shooter with elements of the role-playing game Borderlands 3 will appear on consoles of next generation Sony and Microsoft. Those who bought the game on PS4 and Xbox One, will get the game on the next consoles at no additional cost.
Also the information about the features of the game for next generation consoles was disclosed. Borderlands 3 will support 4K resolution at 60 fps. Versions for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X / S will also receive split screen modes for three and four players and vertical split screen mode in cooperative mode for two players.
As soon as the game owners upgrade to the next generation version, all their game save data and downloadable content will be automatically transferred to new consoles. Users will be able to continue playing the game from where they left off on their PS4 or Xbox One console. There are also reports that next year in Borderland 3 will be able to cross-platform game between different consoles.
Finally, it was also announced a new paid add-on, which is scheduled for release later this year.