Borderlands 2 announced

2k Games have officially announced that the sequel to 2009’s surprise hit “Borderlands” is in the works. The Gearbox Software developed title is expected to be released as early as next spring.

Borderlands 2 will take place in new areas of Pandora, and feature brand-new skills, characters, enemies, weapons, equipment, and improved AI.

Gear Box will give gamers their first look at the game in Germany at Gamescom, and again at PaxPrime later this month.