Borderlands 2 DLC Detailed Ahead of Release Next Week

The next DLC to be released for Gearbox Software’s Borderlands 2 has been detailed. Due for launch on September 3rd, the next DLC, called “the Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack 2: Digistruct Peak Challenge”.

Priced at $4.99 for PC, Mac, Xbox 360 and PS3, the new pack will raise the level cap by 11 up to 72 and introduces a new area and mission. This allows players to gain an additional 11 skill points for their character. The new mission is called Raid on Digistruct Peak and adds new Legendary class mods and new Pearlescent grade weapons along with more skin mods for your characters to collect. On top off all this loot, those that manage to defeat the DLC will gain access to Loot that exceeds the level cap of 72 and can face even harder foes.

This news follows the recent announcement of a Game of the Year edition for Borderlands 2 which includes the Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack 1.

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