Borderlands 2 is the sequel to the critically acclaimed first person role playing shooter Borderlands created by Gearbox Software for Windows PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 platforms.

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What is the optimal Melee build for Zero?

Zero has two diametrically opposed ways of being built. You see this throughout his talents. I want to specifically focus on a Melee build, and I was looking for the optimal talent/weapon ...
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Do skins carry between characters?

I had previously been under the impression that skins carry over between characters, but while playing the slots with my other character I realized that all the "[Vendor] customer service" skins were ...
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Moxxi's Good touch gun [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What does Mad Moxxi’s tip jar in Sanctuary do? I have already tipped Moxxi 10000 like it said on the internet. I still haven't got any gun yet. Please help me, I really ...
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How do I get Ride Together Die Together?

The Ride Together Die Together challenge requires me to kill "Tumbaa" and "Pimon" within 10 seconds of each other. There's extremely little info about this challenge on the internet (no videos, best I ...
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Borderlands 2 after level 30 [closed]

I am in the middle of playing Borderlands 2 and I am at level 31. I killed HJ and got the pirate treasure. I am unable to kill Terramorphous the Invincible yet and cannot yet kill Hyperius the ...
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Where can I spend Eridium?

I just found some Eridium, and thanks to this question I have some leads on how to find more. The pop up says it can be spent at the "Black Market". Is that a literal or figurative place? How do I ...
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Do any items or skills boost weapon switch speed?

I enjoy fighting with some elemental effects on my side but they're not always the most powerful weapon I have on hand. Sometimes I like to start with some potentially weaker but elemental gun then ...
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What does a certain character say when you talk to him for the “Bearer of Bad News” quest?

SPOILERS! This quest is right after a major story event near what seems to be the end of the game, so please don't read the rest of the question or any answers if you'd like to remain in the dark. ...
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Playthrough 2 (TVHM) re-scaling? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do subsequent playthroughs work? I finished Playthrough 1 at Level 37. Then I (accidentally) went into Playthrough 2 (True Vault Hunter Mode) and barely progressed ...
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How does the Sabre turret prioritize targets?

What enemies does Axton's Sabre turret shoot at first? Closest enemies? Enemies with the most/least health? Enemies that are hurting you/the turret most?
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How do I obtain more Golden Keys for Golden Chest(s)?

I opened the Golden Chest in Sanctuary with the Golden Key I got with my pre-order bonus. I noticed that it ate my key, threw some loot at me, and then the chest didn't go away. I tried to open it ...
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Bad math in Borderlands 2 Badass Tokens? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do Badass Tokens work? I've noticed that I am granted a +0.4% increase in stats with each Badass Token spent... Until I reach 8.4%. Then the game says: "+0.4%" but ...
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Leveling up in Borderlands 2 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Fast leveling and easy experience farming Anyone know of a sweet spot on Pandora where one can grind out some levels? I'd like my baby, Maya, at her full potential as ...
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How can I farm Jimbo Hodunk?

Jimbo Hodunk drops a rare SMG I want, the Slagga. I don't recall ever fighting him, and if I did I don't remember where. How do I find Jimbo Hodunk? Does he respawn? Do I have to chose to fight ...
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Why is my robot shooting my friends?

On occasion Deathtrap will either use his blue thunderbolt or red laser eye attack on me or my friends. I thought maybe this was his "restore 30% of your shields" skill, but the attacks look identical ...
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Which one of the Gutter boys did it?

In the quest Wont Get Fooled Again, you are tasked with solving a murder most foul. I immediately noticed the quadruplets had different weapons and knew their equipment was going to be the key to ...
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What is the range on singularity grenades?

I just picked up my first singularity grenade that pulls enemies in before blowing up ! [ it's amazing ] I have tried testing how close they have to be to enemies to pull them in, but haven't had any ...
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What's the timer on the tower in Lynchwood used for?

There is a digital timer by the tower to the train station entrance. Is there any purpose to it? What sort of time does it keep?
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Is there a fix for the bugged playthrough 2 in Borderlands 2?

I finished playthrough 2 quests with my friends all out of order and it seems that my playthrough somehow got forever stuck on playthrough 2. I have no story missions left and if I accept new side ...
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Why does my friend show up as “in the Borderlands” while he's ingame?

A friend of mine asked for some help in Borderlands today and I waited for him to start his game, since he showed up as "In the Borderlands". I always thought this meant "in the main menu, not in ...
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How do you get inside this area at Washburne Refinery?

In this area there is a door with a lever and behind it seems to be some sort of arena. During my normal first playthrough, this door was locked and the lever unfunctional. How do you get inside and ...
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Does the Mechromancer's gun damage bonus from anarchy apply to elemental damage?

Anarchy stacks give a bonus to "gun damage". Does this bonus also apply to the elemental effects of a gun while Anarchy stacks are active?
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Are all of Terramorphous' Class Mod drops the same?

When farming Terramorphous last night we found that he exclusively dropped orange Class Mods with nearly identical effects (he dropped other loot, but the orange loot was always a single mod, every ...
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Are enemy drops affected by player death?

I've been wondering if the loot dropped by a boss/sub-boss/badass is affected by you dying before killing it? I'm wondering because my boss-loot is usually pretty crappy, most of my unique/legendary ...
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Getting back my current level

I read somewhere that after killing Handsome Jack and the Warrior, if you did not click on the True Vault Hunter mode, you could still access it by just starting a new game and you would still have ...
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Switches after finishing Splinter Group

Just after you finish the necessary killing for the quest Splinter Group, in the Bloodshot Stronghold, there are four switches (wall, tv, pipe valve, floor lever), which change five lights .... but I ...
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How do you gain titles like Grisly Pointman? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What do the extra words next to players name and level mean? I have a level 25 Commando who has the title Pointman. I was playing in a multiplayer game yesterday and ...
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Can I stack shield recharge delay bonuses?

My commando currently has 5 points in Willing for -60% recharge delay, and I've also got a Tactician class mod, which gives -26% recharge delay to my team. Do skill bonuses stack/combine in any way ...
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Do new weapons from DLC only spawn in the new area?

With the new DLC Captain Scarlett and her pirate's booty, they're adding new weapons and stuffs. Does this mean that new loots are only spawning in those new areas or could be spawning anywhere else?
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Is there any significance to the snowman's head in the Tundra Express?

Last night while I was completing one of Tiny Tina's side missions in the Tundra Express I saw that the bandit house on the path from the entrance had a snowman's head (complete with carrot nose, and ...
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What's the deal with the new rarity level in the Captain Scarlett DLC?

I heard Captain Scarlett and Her Pirate's Booty has a new rarity level; something pinkish? How will I recognize the new guns, and how do I find them?
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Are the location based achievements in BL2 bugged?

I've finished my first playthrough and I'm pretty sure i went through all areas in the game, but i can't seem to get the location based achievements like: Urban Explorer Arctic Explorer Blight ...
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What happens to XP that I earn after reaching the level 50 cap when they raise the cap to 60 [closed]

If I have a level 50 character and I continue to play missions what happens to the XP earned? When Gearbox raise the cap to 60 will I gain a couple of levels, or will I have wasted a bunch of valuable ...
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How do I complete the “King of the Buzzard World” challenge in the Tundra Express?

To complete the "King of the Buzzard World" challenge you need to get the to top of the Buzzard Academy. How do you do that?
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How do you open the locked door in the whirlpool room?

In the Bloodshot Stronghold area, there is a whirlpool room. To your immediate left as you enter the room there is a locked door. How do you open the door? Possible spoiler in the image of the door ...
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What do I need to do for the quest “The Lost Treasure”?

The quest "The Lost Treasure" has brought me to the Caustic Caverns. I now shall follow four clues, but the quest description is awfully vague. Can anyone point out where and what I need to do?
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What are the possible varieties of E-Tech weapons?

E-Tech guns are quite rare and I've only seen one E-Tech gun of certain types, so I'm not even sure, after >100 hours play, I've seen all of the varieties (much less understand how they all work, I ...
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What mission do you have to complete so you can rob Marcus?

I have heard that after you complete a mission, you are teleported back to Sanctuary in a room full of loot chests. What mission do you have to complete for this to happen? (I have already completed ...
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How does mission progress work in multiplayer?

In the first Borderlands, I got quite frustrated with the confusing affects multiplayer had on my character in singleplayer. Many times, someone in my party got a message saying they were ineligible ...
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What missions do not give unique loot?

I'm trying to save all the missions with unique loot for a playthrough 2.5, so that I can get high level uniques. My character is getting pretty severely underleveled in the process and is now too ...
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Does the Hellfire weapon exist in Borderlands 2?

Does the Hellfire weapon exist in Borderlands 2? The gun was a force to be reckoned with in the original. Here is a link: http://borderlands.wikia.com/wiki/Hellfire_(Borderlands)
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How long do elemental damage effects last?

Elemental damage effects (e.g., explosive, shock/electrocute, corrosive/poison, incendiary/fire/burn, slag) usually come in a "Dmg/Sec" format. Do these effects have a standard length once triggered? ...
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Are quest rewards the same on subsequent playthroughs?

Are the Quest rewards in True Vault Hunter Mode different from Normal mode or are they just the same weapons from the normal quests but with better stats?
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Where are the pink mines located for 'What's Yours Is Mine' challenge?

In Tundra Express there is the challenge called, "What's Yours Is Mine," where you have to destroy 5 of tiny Tina's pink mines. I have yet to find any of these ! Where are they located ?
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Does the loot from the loot Goliath improve if he levels up before dying? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do Goliath enemies work? The question says it all. I have tried this a few times but I didn't get any conclusive results. If I let the loot Goliath destroy all of ...
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Why do I randomly lose Anarchy stacks?

When trying out Gaige, the Mechromancer class, I was trying out the Anarchy skill, which adds an "Anarchy" stack every time you kill or reload after emptying your magazine. It's supposed to lose ...
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How fast is “burst fire when zoomed”?

Fire rate has a huge effect on DPS for "spray" weapons like the SMG. I've found weapons that look great "on paper" but lack of burst fire makes them less effective than what I'm already carrying. ...
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How can I get some games to install via Steam under Wine?

Most of my Steam library installs and runs just fine under Wine. However, some new titles (so far Borderlands 2 and XCOM: Enemy Unknown) will not install. The initial download completes successfully, ...
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Does the Season Pass include preorder bonuses like the Mechromancer class?

I have pre-ordered Borderlands 2, giving me the Mechromancer class for free. The season Pass that will come out soon after release will consists of 4 DLC packs. Does the Mechromancer class DLC count ...