Battleborn Gets Microtransactions For Cosmetic Items

Today sees the introduction of a new marketplace in Battleborn where you can purchase, for real money, all sorts of frippery to make your characters look nice. The first wave of cosmetic add ons includes skins for all 26 heroes and taunts for Ghalt, Oscar Mike, Benedict, Shayne & Aurox, El Dragon, Whiskey Foxtrot, Kleese, and Alani, with more to come in future updates.

There will also be exclusive skins and taunts in the upcoming DLC packs which will not be available desperately. A skin will cost you 420 Platinum, whilst a taunt will cost 230 Platinum. Platinum is available for purchase in the following bundles via the PlayStation Network and the Xbox Store.

  • $1.99 for 230 Platinum
  • $4.99 for 700 Platinum
  • $9.99 for 1625 Platinum
  • $19.99 for 3500 Platinum
  • $49.99 for 9300 Platinum


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