Items tagged with Borderlands 2

So you've decided to stick with your Xbox 360 console rather than make the jump to Microsoft's recently released Xbox One or Sony's PlayStation 4, is that it? There's no shame in that, and some would say it's even fiscally responsible. Of course, that begs the question of what else you could spend your saved money on, and one option is to stock up on some titles you may have missed when they first came out. Microsoft's "Countdown to 2014 Deals" promotion starts today with a select group of downloadable content wielding hefty discounts. Headlining the group of virtual goods is Borderlands 2, which... Read more...
If it's been a long time since you fired up Borderlands 2, get ready for a host of changes to the game play experience. That's because Gearbox Software issued a large software update with a bunch of alterations, including several made to Crazy Earl's Eridium Black market. One of the most notable changes is that you'll be able to carry more items on your person. Gearbox Software added two more backpack storage upgrades at 150 and 200 Eridium, respectively. The same applies to the two additional bank storage upgrades. In addition, the update introduces one additional ammo upgrade for each ammo type... Read more...
The original Borderlands was a surprise smash hit, selling millions of copies more than its developer, Gearbox, ever thought it would. The first game's randomized weapon generation, unique cell-shaded graphics, steep difficulty, and excellent co-op was a potent combination -- more than enough to overcome complaints about its thin story. Borderlands 2 launched this morning, and early reviews paint it as a further improvement on its predecessor. The dark humor, crazy NPCs, and frenetic combat of the original game are faithfully replicated and the story is better; Kotaku's Tina Amini writes "The story... Read more...