a first-person role-playing shooter and the sequel to the original Borderlands. Developed by Gearbox Software for PC, Playstation 3/4 and Xbox 360/One platforms. Players can play singleplayer or coop as one of 4 Vault Hunters (+2 extra DLC characters) in their quest to find the second Vault and stop ...

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What are the max skill points Class Mods can grant?

For Borderlands 1, maximum bonus was +4/3/3, making maximum level for single skill 9. For Borderlands 2 there is no specific information on any of the wikis, except for "Legendary" and "Slayer of ...
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What do the levels of Nvidia PhysX do?

In the Video options there's a setting for Nvidia PhysX effects on PC. What are the effects of each setting on visual/physics effects? Are any aspects of gameplay itself effected? PhysX started at ...
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How does tipping Moxxi work? [duplicate]

According to the Borderlands Wiki: Cumulatively large contributions to Moxxi's tip jar will result in gifts to the Vault Hunter. I only found this out after giving her about $1,200 (1x $1,000 &...
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How do manufacturer traits affect items besides weapons?

For the main weapon manufacturers in Borderlands 2, namely Bandit, Dahl, Tediore, Jakobs, Maliwan, and Hyperion, it's easy to tell how they affect weapons. Bandit gives weapons bigger mags, Dahl has ...
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Where are all the Quick Change stations on Pandora?

I'm not a fan of having to run back to Sanctuary or Liar's Berg to constantly change my skills over and over. Are there any other Quick Change stations kicking around that I can hit, to save some ...
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Giving Claptrap a high five

How do I give Claptrap a high five for the "Up High, Down Low" achievement? I found Claptrap in Sanctuary after Roland's house and it had a "high five" dialogue option after I finished its mission, ...
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Can I restart the story missions in True Vault Hunter Mode?

I started a new game on TVHM and got to where you meet Roland's spy Mordecai. Then I went to test multiplayer and finished the game with the team I was in, it asked me something like "Do you want to ...
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How do I access the mini fort in Borderlands 2 Southern Shelf?

In the Southern Shelf area there is a mini "fort" for lack of a better term next to the small bandit town (near the first Handsome Jack audio recording). Inside the bandit town there is a drawbridge ...
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How does aiming down the sights affect Accuracy?

Does firing while aiming down the sights (or through a scope) affect Accuracy of the guns? Or is it not affected at all?
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How does the XP system work in Borderlands 2

I have been playing Borderlands 2 for the last couple of weeks now, but I still do not know how the XP system works. I try to Google for some information but I only find XP glitch information. I do ...
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Why doesn't Master Worm Food get awarded?

I've killed Master Gee the Invincible in Pirate's Booty DLC, but I do not get Master Worm Food challenge. Gee's Arena does not open after the fight, and I have to leave the game.
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What happens to DLC missions in the second playtrough

I just recently started Borderlands 2, and I haven't played the first one, so I am a bit confused by the second playthrough. I have searched and read about it, but I am not quite sure I fully ...
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Is there any reason to sacrifice myself? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does the Shrine of the Gunbringer work? Behind the W4R-D3N under Marcus' Shrine is a little pit with a button next to it. If you push the button the pit closes and ...
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Loot quality between single player and co-op [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Does Multiplayer improve loot or just increase the amount of enemies and loot drops from them? Now when it's said that loot quality is better when playing co-op, does that ...
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Can a Siren's elemental weapons trigger a heal over time effect?

I plan on playing a siren at level 50 as a majority healer/support class while my friends are the damage dealers. The restoration talent in the Harmony tree states "Shooting other players heals them....
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Regional differences in Borderlands 2

General question: Are there any differences in Borderlands 2, based on the game's region code? Specific case: I received a game coded for Region 3, but I live in the U.S.. Are there any ...
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Are Playthrough 2.5 enemies different from Playthrough 2 at levels 50+?

It was answered elsewhere that items are independent of the playthrough they dropped on - a level 50 shotgun is still the same level 50 shotgun. Does it stand for enemies, though? Is a level 51 ...
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What is this purple eridium totem?

While playing through Sir Hammerlock's Big Game Hunt (DLC3), I stumbled upon two of these weird looking purple shrines that take large amounts of eridium. What do they do? Do you have to activate all ...
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Where are all the purple eridium totems?

As mentioned in this question, I've been finding eridium totems while playing through Sir Hammerlock's Big Game Hunt. By now I believe we've found 4 totems and dumped nearly 100 eridium into them, but ...
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Does Deathtrap get my Shock Damage boosts?

Thanks to Make It Sparkle I can turn Deathtrap's melee attacks into Shock elemental. Does he get my shock damage boost from Wires Don't Talk? Further, does he also get shock damage boosts from other ...
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How do I start the dlc? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I begin playing DLC? I saw that you have to fast travel to get the quests, but I don't have the locations on my fast travel list? I'm level 18 so it shouldn't ...
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“Hey! Over here!” challenge: where is the hidden claptrap located?

I can't find the nasty "hidden claptrap" for this challenge found under the "Arid Nexus - Badlands" section.
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Where can I find my melee damage?

I often find cool items that provide melee damage bonuses, e.g. +50% melee damage. I'd like to know the base of the melee damage calculations, "+50%" of what? It is easy to find this information ...
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Do Legendary drops only come from specific bosses?

From a Gearbox forum thread, legendary weapons drop from specific bosses in Borderlands 2. While this might make it easier to farm, it would be very useful to know if I can ever get legendary guns by ...
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Is it possible to trade Seraph weapons with a player that doesn't own the Captain Scarlett DLC?

Seraph weapons sound like great guns, but I don't have the Captain Scarlett DLC. On the other side, I've got a few friends who does. Will I be able to exchange Seraph weapons with them (either by ...
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How do I spawn Vermivorous The Invincible?

Searching something unrelated I happened to hear about Vermivorous The Invincible, a monster allegedly near Terramorphous in difficulty and loot quality. He's apparently quite real: ...
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Is Vermivorous always level 50 (and up)?

I plan on hunting Vermivorous for the event to get some of his drops and I'm wondering, does he always spawn at level 50/52 regardless of playthrough like Terramorphous, or does he scale with the area ...
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Where's the Seraph Vendor in the Badass Crater of Badassitude?

Apparently Torgue's DLC has a Seraph Vendor. That's news to me and I've completed the DLC's quests (and gotten seraph crystals). Apparently there's even DLC 2 exclusive Seraph Weapons. Where's the ...
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Do manufacturer's traits apply to E-Tech guns?

Related: How do I know what manufacturer's parts are on a gun? The accepted answer to the linked question indicates that all guns by a particular manufacturer share a common trait: Tediore guns ...
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How many elemental effects can I stack?

Is there a maximum number of elemental effects I can (practically) stack in Borderlands 2, or can I keep stacking them on as long as my rate of fire, elemental effect chance and Damage over Time ...
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Is there any reason not to farm Terramorphous on Normal mode?

We just confirmed that Terramorphous is significantly harder on True Vault Hunter Mode, however his drops appeared to be pretty much identical. (For reference he has significantly less health and ...
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Do you get to keep mission weapons after you finish the mission?

I am currently doing Medical Mystery: X-Communicate where you have to kill 25 (or is it 15?) enemies with a e-tech gun. Do you get to keep the mission weapon after the mission?
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Can I eliminate low-res Texture Pop-in?

Borderlands 2 has an annoying "performance" trick where it first loads ugly, extremely low-resolution images over new items like Ammo or new guns before high-res textures are loaded over them. It's ...
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Farming Varkid morph pods

Since a varkid adult morph pod gives you 1000ish XP, is it a recommended way to level up quickly? I am a level 38 gunzerker on TVHM. If so, which area is better: Tundra Express OR Caustic Caverns?
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Do split grenades inherit their properties?

In Borderlands II, some grenades split after being thrown into multiple smaller grenades. Say if the initial grenade had a Homing property, would the smaller grenades also home to nearby enemies ...
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Does golden chest disappear after using a key on a character?

I have read somewhere that you cannot use a key a second time on the same character ie. you use it, boom, golden chest disappears for that character forever. Is this really true? Sorry if this ...
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Why did I just get 10 golden keys?

Just received 10 keys for Borderlands 2. I did not preorder the game. I own Borderlands, but I don't think that has any correlation to the golden keys in game. Where did these keys come from?
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Fast HP Regeneration

On some YouTube videos I have seen, the player regenerates health very fast when they become hurt. However, I don't know how to regenerate so fast. Is there any ...
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I've restarted the campaign by accident, can I cancel this?

Having finished Borderlands 2 core campaign I closed up for the night, when I restarted it presented me with the option to start in "True Vault Hunter Mode". I misclicked and now I'm right back at the ...
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Under what conditions does loot despawn?

I have found that when my bags get full and I need to vendor loot I can sometimes leave loot on the ground and return to it. Other times it seems to disappear almost instantly once I leave the area. ...
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Why don't these e-Tech snipers seem as awesome as the stats indicate?

I have some e-tech snipers with great damage, great stats all around...but they just don't seem up to par to my regular sniper rifles. The maximum damage is just significantly lower. What's going on ...
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How to get to play-through 1 after starting vault hunter mode?

I have started playing through vault hunter mode (up to Sanctuary) in Borderlands 2, but I cannot access play-through 1. Whenever I press Continue from the main menu it just goes straight to play-...
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How do I deal more DPS?

I have been playing a few games co-op with teammates, and I have noticed that against (literally) all of them, I seem to be dealing the least DPS... even when they are a much lower level than me. Is ...
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Are there any effects that improve the accuracy of the Vehicle Machine Gun?

In Borderlands 2, the machine gun on the vehicle has a pretty wide spray (making it difficult to deal moderate damage at anything but close range). Is the accuracy of that weapon affected by skills ...
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How do I level up fast and get more shields and HP? [duplicate]

I have seen a video (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tEcM6zleC6M) of a guy who is at the same mission as me but of a much higher level as me (He is 25, I am 19) and has a TON more shields and HP than ...
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Does experience earned vary when you kill enemies from a vehicle?

Sometimes, it's way easier to kill enemies from a vehicle than on foot with your little guns. But do you earn the same amount of experience ? If you earn more xp on foot than from a vehicle, will it ...
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Does “consumes X ammo per shot” cancel the assassin's One Shot One Kill skill?

I got two new sniper rifles from the gold key chest. One has about 7000 base damage. The other is E-Tech "consumes 2 ammo per shot" and has a little over 10000 base damage. When I test fire them (...
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Are there any side missions you cannot complete later in the game?

I'd like to play through the entire game once just completing the core missions, then on my second or third playthrough, really explore the side missions. Are there any side missions that "go away" ...
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Borderlands 2 Seraph crystals [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get a Seraph Crystal? I have completed the main story line for the Pirate DLC. I have also killed (solo'ed) Gee and Hyperious at least twice on different days and ...
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What is the Golden Chest?

I found a Golden Chest in Sanctuary. It says it costs one Golden Key to open it. Should I open this chest? What's in it?