2K Games confirmed today that the Mechromancer class for Borderlands 2 will be available for download on October 16. The new downloadable tinkerer will be free for those who pre-order, otherwise costing $9.99 (800 Microsoft Points).
The Mechromancer, who Gearbox as confirmed is called Gaige, brings the number of classes in the game up to five. Borderlands 2 is due out September 18 for Xbox 360, PS3, and PC. Keep an eye on mAltIntel for a review of this highly anticipated sequel.