Borderlands 2

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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

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Steam counters Borderlands 1 and 2 review-bombing

New measures appear to be working.

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

Plus updates for The Handsome Collection and VR.

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Xbox Games with Gold March lineup includes Evolve

Borderlands 2! Layers of Fear! More!

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FeatureBeing Player Two is rubbish

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

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Gearbox confirms that Borderlands 3 will be its next game

Will tease sequel content in Battleborn DLC.

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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."

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FeatureAn hour with Randy Pitchford

"We need a laptop. We can't do this."

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VideoVideo: Games that do mental health right

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

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Borderlands creator departs from Gearbox

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

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

Spec Ops: The Line is free with any purchase.

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How to upload your save into Borderlands: The Handsome Collection

Port your progress from PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.

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Borderlands 2 writer regrets nearly silent protagonists

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

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Borderlands 2 creative director joins Orcs Must Die team

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

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Borderlands 2 on PlayStation Vita

A home console experience in the palm of your hand?

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$499 Virtuix Omni VR treadmill shipping September

UPDATE: Shipping in July, actually.

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Borderlands 2 prequel set for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360

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

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The final Borderlands 2 DLC has a release date

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

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VideoVideo: Checking out Borderlands 2's Valentine mayhem

Mad Moxxi and the Wedding Day Massacre is out today.

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

Vita gets Soul Sacrifice and Blazblue.

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Thanksgiving-themed Borderlands 2 DLC arrives next week

The Horrible Hunger of the Ravenous Wattle Gobbler.

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Halloween-themed Borderlands 2 DLC arrives next week

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

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

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

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

The Headhunter Pack DLC expansion set for October.

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Gearbox details Borderlands 2 Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack 2

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

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Borderlands 2 Game of the Year Edition announced

Includes all Season Pass content and more.

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Borderlands 2 confirmed for PlayStation Vita

Fez and Velocity sequel for Vita and PS4.

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Two new Borderlands 2 DLC packs announced

Level cap to be raised again.

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Borderlands 2's Krieg the Psycho DLC due next week

Don't touch me I'm a real live wire.

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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.

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Borderlands 2 title update will allow larger inventory

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

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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.

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Borderlands 2: Gearbox teases sixth playable character

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

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Currys PC World in London opens a Gaming Bunker

Presumably in anticipation of Sony dropping the bomb.

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Borderlands 2 sold nearly six million units to date

XCOM due sometime between Q2 2013 and Q1 2014.

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Borderlands 2 writer responds to allegations of racism

Is thinking about altering dialogue in future DLC.

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Gearbox issues Borderlands 2 compatibility pack error advice

Sir Hammerlock DLC release prompts errors for some users.

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

Upcoming expansion leaked via trophies in new patch.

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Borderlands 2 patch aims to finally fix Badass Rank bug

Gearbox promises to restore player progress.

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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.

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

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

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Borderlands 2 coming to Mac this month

System requirements detailed.

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

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

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Next Borderlands 2 DLC details leaked already

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

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

Five reasons why Gearbox is getting DLC right.

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Borderlands 2 shifts 1.82 million copies in September in US

Guild Wars 2 outsells Mists of Pandaria.

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FeatureDeathtrap Dudgeon: 90 minutes with Borderlands 2's Mechromancer

What can we all expect from this cyborg valley girl?

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

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

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FeatureWould you like any side quests with that?

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

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Borderlands 2 bug resets Badass Rank

Gearbox: "Our engineers are looking into this."

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Borderlands 2 character, vehicle DLC coming separately to Season Pass

First campaign DLC already "extremely far along".

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UK chart: Borderlands 2 edges top spot

F1 2012, PES 2013 arrive just behind.

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VideoBorderlands 2: The PhysX Difference

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

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Borderlands 2

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

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How to find Borderlands 2's quirkiest easter eggs

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

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

Gearbox's excellent sequel is benchmarked to its limits on the Ł300 Digital Foundry gaming PC.

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Digital FoundryBorderlands 2 Gameplay Performance Video

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

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Digital FoundryBorderlands 2 Traversal and Cut-Scene Performance Video

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

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

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

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FeatureRandy Pitchford Beats the Devil

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

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

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

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Borderlands 2 review

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

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Randy Pitchford still wants Borderlands 2 on the Vita

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

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FeatureHow Gearbox broke the bank for Borderlands 2

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

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Borderlands 2 Mechromancer DLC dated and priced

Split-screen either vertical or horizontal this time.

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So, what's Borderlands 2 all about then?

Seven minute long trailer explains all.

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Where to find your Borderlands 2 pre-order Top Trumps

Eurogamer lists the indie shops taking part.

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

Exclusive set not for sale anywhere else.

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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."

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VideoMeet Borderlands 2 villain Handsome Jack

And receive an overview of the shooter.

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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.

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

UPDATE: Randy Pitchford unhappy with connotations.

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

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

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How many weapons are in Borderlands 2?

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

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Borderlands 2 Badass system has infinite levels of progression

Gearbox Software on its attempt to create a hobby.

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Borderlands 2 rewards for Borderlands 1 players

Exclusive swag for Pandora veterans.

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

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

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EGXBorderlands 2, XCOM: Enemy Unknown at Rezzed

Borderlands 2 playable for the first time in the UK.

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Borderlands 2: Collector's Editions detailed

Pre-order DLC! Cloth map! Bobblehead figure!

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Mechromancer class announced for Borderlands 2

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

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FeatureBorderlands 2 Preview: The Right to Bear Arms

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

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Borderlands 2 PC to ship with Steamworks

Gearbox sequel powered by Valve tech.

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Borderlands 2 release date announced

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

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Gearbox honours cancer victim in Borderlands 2

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

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Grand Theft Auto 4 ships 22 million

Did you buy or Niko copy?

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Gearbox attacks "content dumping"

Insists Borderlands 2 is all new.

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EG's Game of Gamescom 2011: The Nominees

A shortlist of 10. Winner announced Monday.

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VideoBorderlands 2 in-game teaser

Gearbox fires up shooter sequel.

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Borderlands 2 details emerge

Brick and pals now NPCs.

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2K makes Borderlands 2 official

New characters, skills and weapons.

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Borderlands 2 confirmed - source

Announcement soon. 2012 release.