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Borderlands 2 Torgue DLC coming November 20

By John Keefer, Nov 16, 2012 6:15am PST

We knew Mr. Torgue was coming as DLC for Borderlands 2, but now we know that his campaign of Carnage will hit on November 20 and be part of the Season Pass.


"Man, I need to get back into Borderlands. So many good things going unplayed. Stupid work! BE ..."

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Borderlands 2 gets 'Campaign of Carnage'

By Steve Watts, Nov 15, 2012 3:15pm PST

Borderlands 2's next piece of DLC, "Mr. Torgue's Campaign of Carnage," is on its way.


"i should move my mouse to work shopping, they have Oakey sunglasses!! and Biki nis!! whatever ..."

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Borderlands 2 hefty PC patch released

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 14, 2012 6:00am PST

Gearbox pushed out a chunky patch for the PC edition of Borderlands 2 yesterday, jam-packed with fixes and tweaks. Issues targeted include wonky inventory scrolling, the overpowered shield 'The Bee,' lost profile progress, and bugged missions like 'Get To Know Jack.'


"True. I still don't know how that one slipped by QA - given how the game is all about loot. ..."

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Borderlands Web series begins Season 2

By Steve Watts, Nov 06, 2012 7:30am PST

Gearbox has launched season two of its Claptrap Web series, and buried a Shift Code at the end to tempt you to watch it.


"Good luck with that. Oh and even if someone posted them here: by that time they would've ..."

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Borderlands 2 ships 5 million copies

By Steve Watts, Oct 31, 2012 8:15am PDT

Borderlands 2 has shipped 5 million copies and had "strong" digital sales, according to a Take 2 earnings report.


"This shackpiling is ridiculous. I think he's sort of on to something calling you guys sensitive ..."

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Borderlands 2 exploit deletes player saves on Xbox 360

By Steve Watts, Oct 29, 2012 12:00pm PDT

An exploit is allowing some users to delete others' save games in the Xbox 360 version of Borderlands 2. A patch is on the way, but in the meantime only play with those you know.


"I love how companies who f up like this give the response "well just dont play online with ..."

- Dark Drakonis see all 12 comments

Borderlands Legends confirmed for October 31

By John Keefer, Oct 23, 2012 1:00pm PDT

A guide to Borderlands 2 out its existence, but 2K Games has finally confirmed the existence of Borderlands Legends for iOS along with a release date and price.


"This sounds like it might be cool. Too bad it's not multiplatform. I kinda wish they'd just ..."

- dantastic see all 3 comments

Aliens: Colonial Marines single player preview: building a canon

By Alan Tsang, Oct 22, 2012 12:00pm PDT

From what I saw of the single player campaign, Aliens: Colonial Marines is shaping up to be a worthy extension of the franchise.


"I wonder how bad this will be consolized? Or have they learned their lessons from Borderlands 1?"

- wytefang see all 10 comments

How XP works in Aliens: Colonial Marines

By Alan Tsang, Oct 22, 2012 10:30am PDT

Before you jump into the online world of Aliens: Colonial Marines, you'll want to play through the single player campaign. Marines can earn experience in both single and multiplayer, meaning you'll be able to have a consistent loadout whether you play online or off.


"See? This is why we can't have nice things unencrypted INIs."

- AxeMan808 see all 6 comments

Borderlands Legends teased for iOS

By John Keefer, Oct 22, 2012 8:15am PDT

If you haven't been able to get enough playtime in Pandora, you should be able to start playing the a new title featuring the original Borderlands crew for your mobile iOS devices sometime this month, according to an ad in a digital guide for Borderlands 2.


"Insta-buy, probably for iphone AND ipad. Speaking of keys, I accidentally used one 2 days ..."

- matrixneo42 see all 6 comments

Aliens: Colonial Marines multiplayer preview: being a Xenomorph

By Alan Tsang, Oct 19, 2012 1:00pm PDT

One of the greatest lures of an Aliens multiplayer experience is the chance to play as the franchise's iconic Xenomorphs. At a recent event for Aliens: Colonial Marines, I was able to do just that.


"Man I'm pumped for this! Now to decide to get it for PC or 360 to stalk my friends!? Arrrrgh! ..."

- MadMatt see all 9 comments

Borderlands 2 'Booty' provides wealth of content, actual wealth

By Steve Watts, Oct 18, 2012 9:00am PDT

Borderlands 2 kicks off its DLC plans with "Captain Scarlett and Her Pirate's Booty," a substantial expansion that adds plenty of booty for your buck.


"Same here- started one and as soon as it had the freakin' death laser things were dropping left ..."

- DialDforDan see all 14 comments

How Borderlands 2's Mechromancer adds difficulty levels to the game

By Steve Watts, Oct 12, 2012 1:45pm PDT

A look at the new "Mechromancer" class in Borderlands 2.


"Just copy your save data. Thats what I do every nght when I am done playing."

- Timberwolph see all 15 comments

Borderlands 2's 'Pirate's Booty' DLC coming next week

By Steve Watts, Oct 11, 2012 9:00am PDT

Gearbox announced today that the "Captain Scarlett and Her Pirate's Booty" DLC will hit on October 16 for $9.99.


"It gets a little difficult toward the end of the normal campaign. My deathbot is lucky if he ..."

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Captain Scarlett and Her Pirate's Booty DLC introduces Oasis to Borderlands 2

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 09, 2012 4:45pm PDT

The first DLC for Borderlands 2 has been outed by PS3 trophies and PC source files.


"well it looks like they're working on it and are requiring more info for a rare bug that they ..."

- dantastic see all 22 comments