While it was announced only Borderlands Game of the Year edition owners would be granted access to the Duke Nukem Forever First Access club (ie Duke Nukem Forever demo), it appears Steam users who hold the original Borderlands in their library will also have access to the exclusive demo when it's finally made available.
This news comes via Big Download
, who point out that "purchasing Gearbox Software's FPS-RPG hybrid via Steam nets the user a code for the Duke Nukem Forever First Access Club web site", the 'site', however, is only populated with Duke wallpapers at the moment. Still, this is good news for early Borderlands adopters worried they'd be left out in the cold.
Brisbane-based readers can, of course, get hands-on with the game early anyway, as Mana Bar are holding a special Duke Nukem Forever event
in just two days; October 16. If you head down, be sure to drop a line after with your thoughts.