Battleborn day is this weekend and Gearbox is supporting that with a lootpacolypse from Friday, February 17th at 2pm PT (5pm ET) until Monday, February 20th at 8am PT (11am ET):
- Boss Drop Rate increases: 50% (Normal difficulty) 75% (Advanced difficulty)
- Champion and Elite enemy drop rate increases
- All enemies and bosses drop more higher rarity gear
- Rare and Epic packs have an increased chance to drop more Rare, Epic, and Legendary gear
- Commander packs have an increased chance to drop more Epic and Legendary gear
- Legendary and Faction Loot Packs will be available for purchase
- Skins and Taunts will be on sale
- Special Battleborn Day Titles
Additionally, everyone who logs into Battleborn during the Battleborn Day festivities will automatically unlock TWO gold skins — Ghalt’s “Firstborn” and Kelvin’s “Phase Transition”. Also anyone who logs in between 10am CST on Saturday 2/18 and 10am CST Sunday 2/19 will automatically receive a free Loot Booster.
HAPPY BATTLEBORN DAY
After the success with the first one Battleborn Day is coming back on February 18th. Gearbox Software has confirmed that they once again will support this community event and that we should check out the upcoming Battleplan on the 16th for specific details. During the previous event we where able to enjoy double XP, double credits & lootpacolypse bonuses. So stay tuned for more info on that.
Battleborn Day is a special event setup by the Reddit community in order to celebrate and enjoy the game that we all love. But this event is also there to help new players getting to know the game. So if you are willing to help out you can use the “Battleborn Guide” title. If you are a new player and want some guidance you can check out the Battlebros, they are a group of Battleborn player that help out other players get to learn the deep mechanics of the game. They also work with battlebornmatch.com to match up various players on the different platforms. You can also check out the Battleborn Discord or if you are in the ANZ area there is a special discord for the ANZ Community.
Are you interested in Battleborn but don’t have a copy of the game, well you might just get lucky. On the Battleborn Sub Reddit the community is giving away some steam keys of the game.
Gearbox gave us a little update on some stats from the Battleborn Day weekend event. During the Bird Hunt live stream they did mention the amount of active players was the highest since august.
- Minions killed: 6,016,923
- Thrall killed: 8,499,166
- Shards collected: 1,375,727,720
- Legendaries awarded: 22,206
- Most common legendary: Arcship Raider’s Wrench (3,018)
- Sentries destroyed: 10,357
Toby’s Friendship Raid:
- Ships destroyed: 39,102
- Total player XP earned: 18,790,158,360
Gearbox Software is upscaling the party. I asked if you wanted to have double XP, or double credits, or a lootpacalypse. Well we are getting everthing.
WHEN: Friday (11/11) at 2pm PT (7pm ET) until Sunday (11/13) at 8am PT (11am ET)
The badassest of badass in-game events: prepare for Lootpocalypse, Play with the Devs, Double XP, and Double Credits all rolled into one phenomenal weekend!
A special “Battleborn Day Queue” with all kinds of fan-favorite maps and modes
Try out all 29 Battleborn heroes! Every character will be temporarily unlocked for all players
Enjoy 20% off all skins and taunts in the in-game Marketplace
Swag giveaways on the Battleborn Facebook and Twitter channels
Hey folks –
We’re getting excited for Battleborn day here at Gearbox, and we want to support it as much as we can! With that said…
I think creating a “Battleborn Day” versus queue is in order.
What would you like to see in the “Battleborn Day” queue?
Modes, maps, rules, chat, voting? Bonus credits or experience? All characters unlocked?
We may be able to accommodate a few other strange requests. Let me know what you’d like to see and I’ll see how close we can get.
Discuss! – Jythri
Original Article: 10/29/16
On 12 November its Battleborn day, this community driven event setup by the Battlebros over at Reddit. The goal is to get the word out to as many Battleborn players as possible and all hop on to enjoy the game we love together! The Creative Director of Battleborn and his team are going to look into how they can add to this community event.
Battlebros is a group of Battleborn player that help out other players get to learn the deep mechanics of the game. They also work with battlebornmatch.com to match up various players on the different platforms. Also want to find some people to play with or talk about Battleborn join the Battleborn Discord or if you are in the ANZ area there is a special discord for the ANZ Community.