Borderlands 2

PC, PS3, XB360, PSVITA / Action / Release: Sep 18, 2012 / ESRB: M

Borderlands 2 Krieg launch trailer lays out skill trees

By Steve Watts, May 13, 2013 5:00pm PDT

Borderlands 2's "Krieg" is launching tomorrow, and a new launch trailer details his various skill trees.


Borderlands 2 psycho Krieg will be 99% insanity

By Steve Watts, May 10, 2013 9:15am PDT

An interview with Gearbox creative designer Paul Hellquist and writer Anthony Burch on Kreig, the latest Vault Hunter being added to Borderlands 2.


Borderlands 2 DLC character Krieg arrives May 14

By Alice O'Connor, May 07, 2013 6:00am PDT

The second DLC character for Borderlands 2 will storm in next Tuesday, May 14, developer Gearbox has revealed. Krieg the Psycho will be running around, cutting men up and generally being a bit mentally unstable, even by the standards of the mass-murdering Vault Hunters.


Borderlands 2 'Assault on Dragon's Keep' DLC outed

By Steve Watts, May 02, 2013 10:30am PDT

Gearbox has seemingly inadvertently leaked the title of its next Borderlands 2 DLC: Tiny Tina's Assault on Dragon Keep.


Xbox 360 offering free Gold weekend, paired with Black Ops 2, Far Cry 3 double XP

By Steve Watts, Apr 19, 2013 11:30am PDT

Microsoft is offering a free Gold weekend, and has lined it up with various other weekend events: double XP for Black Ops 2, Assassin's Creed 3, and Far Cry 3, and a weekend-only SHiFT code for Borderlands 2.


Poker Night 2 offers TF2 & Borderlands 2 items

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 17, 2013 6:00am PDT

Telltale's original Poker Night at the Inventory rewarded good play with shiny unlockables for Valve's Team Fortress 2, and Poker Night 2 is really upping the ante. With characters from Portal, The Evil Dead, Sam & Max, Venture Bros. and more, the sequel will rifle through t...


Borderlands 2 patch bringing more ammo and storage space upgrades

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 29, 2013 1:15pm PDT

A new 'Ultimate Vault Hunter' difficulty mode is coming to Borderlands 2 for free in a patch alongside the not-free level cap-raising DLC 'Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack' DLC on April 2, Gearbox announced last week. But wait, there's more! It's since announced that the p...


Borderlands 2 new Vault Hunter, level cap detailed

By Steve Watts, Mar 24, 2013 10:00am PDT

Today at its PAX East panel, Gearbox detailed its sixth playable character and the impending level cap increase.


Borderlands animated short film to be developed by Academy of Art

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 19, 2013 3:45pm PDT

Borderlands is being turned into a cartoon. But, in quite an unusual way.


Borderlands 2's sixth character coming soon

By Steve Watts, Mar 11, 2013 7:30am PDT

Borderlands 2's next character seems to be just around the corner, as Gearbox debuted a teaser trailer for a sixth character at SXSW this weekend. It appears this character is melee-focused.


Borderlands 2 'almost certainly' getting another character

By Steve Watts, Feb 26, 2013 6:45am PST

Gearbox head Randy Pitchford said the team is "working on" another character class for Borderlands 2, and again reaffirmed that a level cap increase is in development.


The challenge of raising the level cap in Borderlands 2

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 15, 2013 3:00pm PST

Borderlands 2 fans want an increase in the game's level cap. But, it's not as easy as turning on a switch, Gearbox Software's Randy Pitchford explained.


Gearbox president hints at using Shift codes in future games

By Steve Watts, Feb 12, 2013 8:15am PST

Gearbox president Randy Pitchford says the team has big ideas for "more options, more functionality" in utilizing Borderlands 2's "Shift" system in future games.


Spoiler-Talk: Borderlands 2's death and dark humor

By Steve Watts, Feb 06, 2013 12:15pm PST

In Spoiler-Talk, we take a no-holds-barred look at some of the biggest games and discuss what the future holds for these franchises. Expect many, many spoilers. This time, we look at Borderlands 2.


Borderlands 2 'Add-On Pack' coming February 26

By Steve Watts, Feb 05, 2013 11:00am PST

Borderlands 2 is packaging together the first two expansions along with various other bits of downloadable content for a disc-based "Add-On Content Pack." It's coming to consoles on February 26 for $29.99.