Battleborn Mobile Tie-In Battleborn Tap Released; Features Unlocks for Main Game

on May 3, 2016 11:29 AM

Starting today, players all around the world will get ready for battle with the release of Gearbox Software’s Battleborn, and along with the game’s release on consoles and PC the studio has also released a tie-in mobile app that will provide players with rewards in the full game.

Gearbox Software has announced and released a new mobile app called Battleborn Tap, where players will take on “waves of enemies and menacing bosses” in the game, and at the same time unlock various new areas, heroes, and more into your roster.

As an added bonus, exclusive rewards earned in the mobile app will be available to use in the main game, though specific items, weapons, and gear were not specified. The game will also allow users to link Gearbox’s SHiFT accounts to Battleborn Tap, which will unlock the gold Orendi skin that can be used in the console and PC versions of Battleborn.

Battleborn is available now for PS4, Xbox One, and PC, while its mobile tie-in app Battleborn Tap is available now for iOS and Android.

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