The Handsome Collection has both games running in gorgeous HD and looking pretty damn great, at a resolution and performance level never before seen in Borderlands on consoles. Beyond that, The Handsome Collection also has another cool first for Borderlands: four-player split-screen! Yup, four friends can hang out on the couch and play in split-screen on a single TV.A limited run (only 5,000 copies are being made) “Claptrap-in-a-Box Edition” will also be arriving for only $399. That limited edition will include everything in The handsome Collection. A collectible steel case and 12 exclusive lithographs. You will also get a remote controlled Claptrap steward robot that can be controlled through a smartphone app and you can move the robot in any direction while balancing on one wheel. The Claptrap can also say lines in character and live stream video to a mobile device through his eye. Borderlands: The Handsome Collection is expected to arrive in North America on March 24, with an international release to follow on March 27.
Gearbox Software and 2K have announced Borderlands: The Handsome Collection for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. The game will include Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel and Borderlands 2 and also all downloadable content for both games, both in high-definition. Those who have been playing Borderlands 2 on PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, or Vita, you won’t have to leave your progress trailing either. Gearbox Content Editor Andrew Goldfarb said: