, When created as a new character, Aurelia will start with $37,000, a purple quality, She is the second playable character with a known last name, the first being, Aurelia has an increased chance of dropping the legendary. Character Type The heiress of the Hammerlock family fortune, Aurelia is the sister of Sir Alistair Hammerlock, with whom she shares a strained relationship due to her miserable treatment of him. I’m not blowing anything up. They managed to find Aurelia, under the additional order to kill her for her involvement with Hyperion. It is the hair that throws people off i suppose. Krieg, Athena • It is not a big shock to people. Her travels eventually brought her to Elpis, where she wound up with a group of Vault Hunters hired by Jack. 1 Biography 2 Appearance 3 Personality 4 Sexuality 4.1 Reaction 5 Relationships 6 Tropes 7 See Also 8 Navigation Queer Character, Queer Actor - J. Michael Tatum is also gay. If someone is not too familiar with the lore or does not have much experience with Hammerlock then yes, one could mistake him for something other than black. never once thought about it. I posted a pic of Hammerlock to show where the confusion would be. Jack's body double Timothy Lawrence and Sir Hammerlock's sister Aurelia were added later as DLC player characters. New game mechanics include the use of oxygen tanks and a boost jump. Children of the Vault(Borderlands 3) After being killed by the Vault Hunters, Hammerlock thanks them for giving her a chance. Wilhelm • Don’t blow it up like that. He soon relocates to Sanctuary, where he continues to serve as a mission provider.Hammerlock can also be seen among the patrons of the Badass Crate… Multiple characters from past Borderlands titles and DLC are featured or appear in cameos. Race According to Gaige's dialog in the Holodome Onslaught DLC, Aurelia was found on Epitah by Gaige and Axton, who were under orders from Lilith to find the vault on the planet. They’re just British to me. In fact, Sir Hammerlock is the younger brother of the heir to the Hammerlock family fortune: Lady Aurelia. Nobody’s as cold as she is, literally, as her “Cold-As-Ice” action skill inflicts tons of cryo damage on the baddies of Elpis. But if we are just going skin tone, Amara could be Black, though I just tend to think of her as Indian (as in Hindu, not as in Lakota). No, they are black, they always have been. That’s usually when the very common “Naw, he’s just really tanned” argument is used. Introducing Sir Hammerlock’s sister, Lady Aurelia the Baroness! For some reason, finding out Sir Hammerlock is black is a big shock to a lot of people. Powered by Discourse, best viewed with JavaScript enabled. The heiress of the Hammerlock family fortune, Aurelia is the sister of Sir Alistair Hammerlock, with whom she shares a strained relationship due to her miserable treatment of him. Sir Hammerlock is a gay character from Borderlands. As to his accent, you do realize there are black English people, right? For any Brits, does he remind you of Dave Benson-Phillips? She can also turn any co-op partner into a servant using her Contractual Aristocracy skill tree. Gaige • I’m baffled by it as well. According to Clay himself, Aurelia also attempted to bribe him, but this failed, as Clay refused to betray Monty Jakobs. She can also turn any co-op partner into a servant using her Contractual Aristocracy skill tree. Aurelia Yes. My problem is with people who still refuse to accept it even after being told they’re mistaken, and there’s been definitely a lot of long arguments and expressions of shock and awe at the realization in the past (I’m not talking about this thread in particular). It was just announced at PAX South that Sir Hammerlock’s sister, Aurelia is coming to Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel! As an exorbitantly wealthy socialite, she has taken up the hobby of hunting, traveling the galaxy to seek dangerous creatures to kill as well as making her brother's life even more miserable. It’s particularly fun when you say Sir Hammerlock has always been black and some people still refuse to believe it, as if there was any shadow of a doubt about it. Don’t blow it up like that. Zer0 • Axton • She is a Vault Hunter who was responsible for helping Handsome Jack rise to power, and is the sister of Sir Hammerlock. He agrees to repair Claptrap's eye after the Vault Hunters clear out Liar's Berg, and then begins to send the Vault Hunters out on various research expeditions on the local fauna for his as yet unpublished almanac. Maya • Aurelia's action skill is Cold As Ice, which lets her throw out a Frost Diadem Shard that seeks out enemies and attaches to them, dealing constant damage. The third DLC pack will include Sir Hammerlock's older sister, Aurelia, also known as Lady Hammerlock. I have literally never heard anyone having this confusion before. Cos he does me. The game was re-released in 2015 as part of Borderlands: The Handsome Collection , a compilation and port of Borderlands 2 and The Pre-Sequel! When the Vault Hunters show up on Eden-6 to reclaim the Eden-6 vault key, Aurelia offers them a huge sum of money to leave the planet. But hey, on the other hand, at least Sir Hammerlock’s homosexuality doesn’t go over people’s heads as much and most people seem to be fine with it. yeah, I was like… so its some british sounding steampunk guy, thats funny… and I didn’t even think about his race. Hammerlock has always been black, so has his sister. BL3 Intro Female As to his accent, you do realize there are black English people, right? The ethnicity of a character in borderlands is of little concern to me, though I think Hammerlock’s could have been communicated better. During the assault on Eden-6's Vault, Sir Hammerlock and Wainwright are successful in solving the puzzles to find the key fragment, but Aurelia stops them before they can get away. They’re black because they’ve always been black. I am not sure if I am missing a part of the story or they are just suddenly black out of nowhere. Wainwright Jakobs and Hammerlock recognize it as a trap, which they seize as an opportunity to search for clues. I thought he’d always been black, shows what I know lol. has my whole life been turned upside down? And now, here we are once again. And yes it was just a question not an argument, I just thought borderlands changed them black with a jk rowling move or something. Jack • Hammerlock attempts to reason with her, but she shoots both of them before Wainwright can fire, freezing them both and fights the Vault Hunters. Aurelia, Sir Hammerlock's sister and one of the playable Vault Hunters in Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, also appears as a boss. BLTPS View Why is hammerlock and his sister black. ... You see, the news that Gearbox officially considers the Hammerlocks to be People of Color is flat-out contradicted by the evidence presented in the games themselves (with the exception of Aurelia in BL3, but we’ll come back to that one.) There are people who thought hammerlock was white??? Group Affiliations hammerlock has always been black wtf game have you been playing, I looked at some of his images from previous games and it looks like he really was black just very light black since I kept meeting him in the snow map in borderalnds 2. It was a big discussion when BL2 came out, it was a big discussion when TPS came out and some people were like “Wait, if Lady Hammerlock is black why is Sir Hammerlock white?” and it was a big discussion when news of the Borderlands movie came out and people started fan casting a bunch of white dudes as Sir Hammerlock. Kenneisha Thompson Aurelia. She also bribed Clay's ally, Archimedes, with "Two planets around Eden-7 and enough funds to build a waterslide between them", for him to turn on Clay's Rogues. Lady Hammerlock joins Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel cast out of sheer boredom.