Borderlands: Game of the Year Edition gamers are reporting points with matchmaking.
For a number of days now, gamers have been reporting points on each the Gearbox boards and Reddit (thanks, Game Informer) stating gamers can’t be a part of multiplayer lobbies, both with their buddies or with random companions. Whilst initially it appeared to primarily have an effect on gamers on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC customers are reporting difficulties, too.
“I’ve seen just a few pop up right here and there as nicely looking out totally different threads the place a number of folks have been having this difficulty (PS4 & some XB1),” wrote r/MakeMercaUpvoteAgain. “I really feel like it is a large difficulty that’s being missed. I purchased this sport for the only real objective of taking part in with my brothers! It’s nonetheless an superior sport, however rattling.. it is a fairly vital difficulty!”
“Same difficulty right here…been making an attempt for the final 2 days (since launch) and can’t connect with anyone on-line by pal/invite solely,” monkeycat stated on the discussion board. “Same error message as everybody else. it is actually annoying contemplating we used to play this on-line with none main points in 2009 on xbox360/ps3. do you guys suppose they’re going to type this out any time quickly or are we gonna should solo it?”
Some have been suggested to examine their port and NAT settings, however whereas this appears to have briefly remedy the problem for some, not everybody experiences the identical success – neither is everybody prepared to do it.
“I mustn’t should open my ports to run coop, once I don t have to try this on each multiplayer sport I personal besides this one,” stated uncorruptweclaim. “No gearbox wants to repair this, nobody ought to should open ports, I can go browsing with borderlands 2 proper now, far cry, path of exile, diablo, and so forth, this must be fastened asap, and sure a pal tried the open port and it did not work, I am perplexed as why that is the one sport having points with on-line, however once more inform me how its playstations fault.”
While there’s been no official phrase on the problem on any of Gearbox or 2K’s social media channels, a moderator on the discussion board experiences the developer is “conscious of the issues” and “actively engaged on an answer”.
“I need to let you realize that Gearbox and 2K are conscious of the issues that gamers are having and we’re actively engaged on an answer,” stated Noelle_GBX, responding to a discussion board thread yesterday. “I do know most of you may have already, however be at liberty to submit tickets in to https://assist.2k.com/ 79.”
In different Borderlands information, Steam’s new anti-review bombing measures look like working. Borderlands 1 and 2 suffered review-bombing on Steam after 2K introduced Borderlands 3 shall be a six-month timed unique on the Epic Games retailer, however Valve’s new anti-review bombing measures have kicked in, and these “off-topic” evaluations are excluded from the evaluation rating by default.