Borderlands 3 accessibility features include button remapping, closed captioning

Gearbox announced today that the upcoming Borderlands 3 will have a number of accessibility features.

Most notably, you can fully remap all of the controls, whether you’re playing on console or PC. This makes Borderlands 3 fully compatible with the Xbox Adaptive Controller.

In addition, players will be able to toggle headbob, auto-mantling, and aim assist options. There will also be extensive closed captioning options (including adjustable text size and opacity) as well as options for color blindness.

Gearbox also unveiled a new pinging system that “allows you to quickly and effectively communicate with your co-op partners without speaking. If you ping enemies, loot chests, guns, or other key points of interest in the game world, those interest points are highlighted in-world and on the mini-map for all players to see, and your character fires off a contextually-relevant VO line.”

Gearbox and 2K Games announced Borderlands 3 back in March. It is scheduled for release on PC via Epic Games Store, PS4, and Xbox One on September 13, 2019.

Watch the game in action from this year’s E3:

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