2K Games and Gearbox Software have announced a partnership with Valve Software that will see their anticipated first-person shooter Borderlands 2 shipping with full Steamworks support on PC.
Steamworks is a system built into Valve's ultra popular digital delivery service Steam. The service offers players and developers a huge array of tools designed to provide the best possible PC gaming experience. Steamworks includes matchmaking solutions, anti-cheat systems, in-game transaction systems, achievements and so much more. Nearly every major PC release is shipping with Steamworks support including The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim and Modern Warfare 3.
Borderlands 2 is due to ship on September 18th, 2012 so be sure to drop by the Borderlands Wiki at http://www.bl2wiki.com/ to get yourself prepared for the game.