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FeatureAn hour with Randy Pitchford

"We need a laptop. We can't do this."

VideoVideo: Games that do mental health right

Hellblade isn't the first to tackle this complex topic.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Borderlands 2 on PlayStation Vita

A home console experience in the palm of your hand?

VideoVideo: Checking out Borderlands 2's Valentine mayhem

Mad Moxxi and the Wedding Day Massacre is out today.

Key events

22nd September 2012

Face-Off: Borderlands 2

15th October 2013

Borderlands 2 review

Borderlands 2 DLC that sets stage for Borderlands 3 leaks yet again

UPDATE: DLC confirmed, available for free download for a limited time.

Steam counters Borderlands 1 and 2 review-bombing

New measures appear to be working.

Borderlands 1 remaster confirmed for Xbox One, PS4, and PC, out next week

Plus updates for The Handsome Collection and VR.

Xbox Games with Gold March lineup includes Evolve

Borderlands 2! Layers of Fear! More!

FeatureBeing Player Two is rubbish

All players are created equal, but some are more equal than others.

Gearbox confirms that Borderlands 3 will be its next game

Will tease sequel content in Battleborn DLC.

Gearbox launches new studio in Quebec

Is hiring 16 positions.

Borderlands fans get married during Gearbox PAX panel

"You're the Roland to my Lilith and there's nobody I'd rather spend my life with."

FeatureAn hour with Randy Pitchford

"We need a laptop. We can't do this."

VideoVideo: Games that do mental health right

Hellblade isn't the first to tackle this complex topic.

Borderlands creator departs from Gearbox

"I will always love Gearbox, but it's adventure time."

Humble Bundle offers up to 83 per cent off 2K games

Spec Ops: The Line is free with any purchase.

How to upload your save into Borderlands: The Handsome Collection

Port your progress from PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.

Borderlands 2 writer regrets nearly silent protagonists

"We're not the characters we play, and we know that."

Borderlands 2 creative director joins Orcs Must Die team

Texas studio snags man responsible for BioShock's plasmid system.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Borderlands 2 on PlayStation Vita

A home console experience in the palm of your hand?

$499 Virtuix Omni VR treadmill shipping September

UPDATE: Shipping in July, actually.

Borderlands 2 prequel set for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360

Takes place on a moon and stars a younger Handsome Jack.

The final Borderlands 2 DLC has a release date

Sir Hammerlock vs. the Son of Crawmerax due in April.

VideoVideo: Checking out Borderlands 2's Valentine mayhem

Mad Moxxi and the Wedding Day Massacre is out today.

PlayStation Plus gets Don't Starve, DmC, Borderlands 2

Vita gets Soul Sacrifice and Blazblue.

Thanksgiving-themed Borderlands 2 DLC arrives next week

The Horrible Hunger of the Ravenous Wattle Gobbler.

Halloween-themed Borderlands 2 DLC arrives next week

The bite-size TK Baha's Bloody Harvest pack dated, priced.

Borderlands announces $100K worth of prizes in in-game loot hunt

Cash and sponsored prizes are US only, but special loot is worldwide.

Gearbox is working on two new IPs for next-gen consoles

The Headhunter Pack DLC expansion set for October.

Gearbox details Borderlands 2 Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack 2

New level cap of 72, 11 more skill points, more.

Borderlands 2 Game of the Year Edition announced

Includes all Season Pass content and more.

Borderlands 2 confirmed for PlayStation Vita

Fez and Velocity sequel for Vita and PS4.

Two new Borderlands 2 DLC packs announced

Level cap to be raised again.

Borderlands dev Gearbox Software working on new IP for next-gen

Even more Borderlands 2 DLC on the way.

Borderlands 2's Krieg the Psycho DLC due next week

Don't touch me I'm a real live wire.

Borderlands 2's fourth DLC is Tiny Tina's Assault on Dragon Keep

UPDATE: It's been confirmed for June. Leaked via tweeted pic of ad behind sleeping man.

Borderlands 2 title update will allow larger inventory

Player's backpack space to get a handsome jack up.

Borderlands 2: new character Krieg the Psycho, level cap increase, Ultimate Vault Hunter Mode

UPDATE: Krieg the Psycho trailer released. Possible tease for 4th campaign DLC.

Borderlands 2: Gearbox teases sixth playable character

UPDATE: Trailer officially released, level cap increase due soon.

Currys PC World in London opens a Gaming Bunker

Presumably in anticipation of Sony dropping the bomb.

Borderlands 2 sold nearly six million units to date

XCOM due sometime between Q2 2013 and Q1 2014.

Borderlands 2 writer responds to allegations of racism

Is thinking about altering dialogue in future DLC.

FeatureSaturday Soapbox: The (first) DLC generation

Has the content pack come of age?

Gearbox issues Borderlands 2 compatibility pack error advice

Sir Hammerlock DLC release prompts errors for some users.

Borderland's 2's next DLC is Sir Hammerlock's Big Game Hunt

Upcoming expansion leaked via trophies in new patch.

Borderlands 2 patch aims to finally fix Badass Rank bug

Gearbox promises to restore player progress.

FeatureHow Mr. Torgue's Campaign of Carnage is a yet another medley of Borderlands 2 madness

Writer Anthony Burch on how the new DLC is a “pot pourri” of insanity.

Borderlands 2's Mr. Torgue's Campaign of Carnage DLC confirmed

"Here's a picture of me throwin up the horns like a badass."

Borderlands 2 coming to Mac this month

System requirements detailed.

New Borderlands 2 patch protects against Xbox 360 save-corrupting "virus"

A stranger's just a friend you haven't killed.

Borderlands 2 Xbox 360 "virus" spreading, deleting player saves

Gearbox labels exploit "sabotage", advises against online play with strangers.

Next Borderlands 2 DLC details leaked already

Mr. Torgue add-on revealed mere days after Captain Scarlett launch.

Borderlands 2: Captain Scarlett and her Pirate's Booty review

Five reasons why Gearbox is getting DLC right.

Borderlands 2 shifts 1.82 million copies in September in US

Guild Wars 2 outsells Mists of Pandaria.

FeatureDeathtrap Dudgeon: 90 minutes with Borderlands 2's Mechromancer

What can we all expect from this cyborg valley girl?

Borderlands 2 Badass Rank bug plaguing users "not connected" to DLC

Gearbox "investigating", Mechromancer/title update downloads safe.

FeatureWould you like any side quests with that?

For Borderlands 2 and Torchlight 2, the greatest adventures often lie outside of the campaign.

Borderlands 2 bug resets Badass Rank

Gearbox: "Our engineers are looking into this."

Borderlands 2 character, vehicle DLC coming separately to Season Pass

First campaign DLC already "extremely far along".

UK chart: Borderlands 2 edges top spot

F1 2012, PES 2013 arrive just behind.

VideoBorderlands 2: The PhysX Difference

Official trailer demonstrating the impressive changes NVIDIA-accelerated PhysX makes to the PC version of Borderlands 2.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Borderlands 2

PC proves the star as DF takes Gearbox's irreverent epic apart.

How to find Borderlands 2's quirkiest easter eggs

UPDATE: Dark Souls reference added. Minecraft and double rainbow. What does it mean?

Digital FoundryBorderlands 2: DFPC 768p vs 1080p Performance Video

Gearbox's excellent sequel is benchmarked to its limits on the £300 Digital Foundry gaming PC.

Digital FoundryBorderlands 2 Gameplay Performance Video

Xbox 360 has lower levels of screen-tear compared to the PS3 version of Gearbox's sequel.

Digital FoundryBorderlands 2 Traversal and Cut-Scene Performance Video

Like-for-like sections of Borderlands 2 on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 compared.

Digital FoundryBorderlands 2 Xbox 360 vs. PlayStation 3 Face-Off Video

Current-gen console versions of Gearbox's excellent sequel compared.

FeatureRandy Pitchford Beats the Devil

How the studio head's tricksy blend of showmanship and strategy has helped define Gearbox Software.

Five weeks later, still no Counter-Strike: GO on EU PS3 Store

"Sorry, again I have nothing to say on it still."

Borderlands 2 review

Das Loot: The original and all DLC reviews, to mark the GOTY Edition's release.

Randy Pitchford still wants Borderlands 2 on the Vita

"I think Sony should step up and make that happen."

FeatureHow Gearbox broke the bank for Borderlands 2

With Half-Life ports a distant memory, we explore the Texas developer's 12th floor.

Borderlands 2 Mechromancer DLC dated and priced

Split-screen either vertical or horizontal this time.

So, what's Borderlands 2 all about then?

Seven minute long trailer explains all.

Borderlands 2: DLC add-ons, Season Pass, pre-orders

And a partridge in a pear tree?

Where to find your Borderlands 2 pre-order Top Trumps

Eurogamer lists the indie shops taking part.

Pre-order Borderlands 2 at an indie shop, get Top Trumps cards

Exclusive set not for sale anywhere else.

Gearbox unleashes a free browser-based Borderlands demake

Claptrap: "Go old skool and play the 1989 16-bit original to see how it all began."

VideoMeet Borderlands 2 villain Handsome Jack

And receive an overview of the shooter.

FeatureWhy Gearbox created a Borderlands 2 boss so tough it's nearly Invincible

True Vault Hunter Mode, end game skills and the influence of Diablo.

Borderlands 2: Gearbox reveals the Mechromancer's "girlfriend mode"

UPDATE: Randy Pitchford unhappy with connotations.

Randy Pitchford "astonished" at lack of Borderlands rip-off

"We're in an industry where people do nothing but steal from each other."

How many weapons are in Borderlands 2?

More than in Borderlands 1. More than in all shooters combined?

Borderlands 2 Badass system has infinite levels of progression

Gearbox Software on its attempt to create a hobby.

Borderlands 2 rewards for Borderlands 1 players

Exclusive swag for Pandora veterans.

EGXPitchford would love for an outside developer to create Borderlands 2 Vita

"Perhaps some of you folks can convince Sony to start that."

EGXRandy Pitchford doing public Borderlands 2 presentation and Q&A at Rezzed

On top of game being playable on the show floor.

EGXBorderlands 2, XCOM: Enemy Unknown at Rezzed

Borderlands 2 playable for the first time in the UK.

Borderlands 2: Collector's Editions detailed

Pre-order DLC! Cloth map! Bobblehead figure!

Mechromancer class announced for Borderlands 2

It's post-launch DLC, but pre-orders get it free.

FeatureBorderlands 2 Preview: The Right to Bear Arms

Lots of changes to get excited about, but Borderlands is still as gloriously violent as ever.

Borderlands 2 PC to ship with Steamworks

Gearbox sequel powered by Valve tech.

Borderlands 2 release date announced

New trailer shows off fresh gameplay, pre-order bonuses.

Gearbox honours cancer victim in Borderlands 2

Fan's likeness to be an NPC, Claptrap reads eulogy.

Grand Theft Auto 4 ships 22 million

Did you buy or Niko copy?

Gearbox attacks "content dumping"

Insists Borderlands 2 is all new.

EG's Game of Gamescom 2011: The Nominees

A shortlist of 10. Winner announced Monday.

VideoBorderlands 2 in-game teaser

Gearbox fires up shooter sequel.

Borderlands 2 details emerge

Brick and pals now NPCs.

2K makes Borderlands 2 official

New characters, skills and weapons.

Borderlands 2 confirmed - source

Announcement soon. 2012 release.