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Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack now available for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel

by: Russell -
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So you've played through Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, finished True Vault Hunter Mode and now every enemy is about two levels above you.  Need more to do?  Well, the Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack has arrived.  The pack is a part of the Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel season pass which is only $29.99 or can be bought individually for $9.99.

The upgrade pack includes The Holodome Onslaught, a new challenge arena where you can fight wave after wave of enemies to earn new loot as well as new narrative content with appearances from past vault hunters Gaige and Axton.  The pack also includes the Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack which raises the level cap to 60, giving everyone ten more levels and ten more skill points to spend.  Finally, Ultimate Vault Hunter Mode returns to provide a third playthrough and the ability to reset the story at any time.  UVHM will be available as a free download to everyone whether you have the actual Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack or not.

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Borderlands®: The Pre-Sequel?? Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack: The Holodome Onslaught Available Today

Up to four Vault Hunters will enter the Holodome Onslaught and no baddies will leave
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New York, NY ?? December 16, 2014 ?? 2K and Gearbox Software announced today that the new add-on content pack for Borderlands®: The Pre-Sequel??, Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack: The Holodome Onslaught* is now available** for the Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, and Windows PC. Included in the add-on content pack, The Holodome Onslaught features a new challenge arena where players will fight wave after wave of new enemies while earning new awesome loot, including weapons, class mods, and heads and skins. It also adds all-new narrative content with appearances from veteran Vault Hunters Gaige and Axton. Additionally, this add-on content pack contains the Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack, which raises the level cap to 60, giving each playable character ten new levels as well as the ability to earn ten new skill points.
The Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack: The Holodome Onslaught is the second of four add-on content packs for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel and is included in the Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Season Pass* ?? a $39.96 value for only $29.99. Each add-on content pack will also be available individually for $9.99. The Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Season Pass grants access to download all four of the planned add-on content packs as they become commercially available on the PlayStation®Network, Xbox Live online entertainment network from Microsoft, Windows PC, Mac and Linux.
The Ultimate Vault Hunter Mode is also available today for PS3 and Windows PC users via a free update***, adding a third playthrough making the game more difficult as enemies scale up to your current level as well as adding the ability to reset campaign progress at any time.
Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel is rated M for Mature by the ESRB. For more information, please visit the official Borderlands web site, follow @borderlands on twitter, become a fan of Borderlands on Facebook, and subscribe to the new Borderlands channel on YouTube.
*Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel is not included, but is required to play all of the included content. Xbox Live, PlayStation®Network or Steam account and Internet connection also required.
**Coming Wednesday, December 17th on PS3 in Europe and Oceania.
***The update for Xbox 360 went live on December 12th.
About Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel
Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel is the newest entry in the critically acclaimed Borderlands franchise that was co-developed by Gearbox Software and 2K Australia. Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel continues the franchise??s tradition of industry-leading co-op, allowing up to four players to experience all-new low-gravity, shoot ??n?? loot gameplay on Pandora??s moon. Featuring four new playable character classes armed with powerful laser and icy Cryo weapons, players will battle against an array of new enemies. Taking place in-between the events of Borderlands and Borderlands 2, Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel is a great introduction into the franchise while showcasing Handsome Jack??s transformation into the ruthless tyrant fans loved to hate in Borderlands 2.
2K is a division of 2K, a publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO).