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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How do I do the infinite ammo glitch?

A glitch or exploit that I often see in speed-runs somehow makes it so that weapons don't cost ammo to fire. How do they do that?
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How do I know what manufacturer's parts are on a gun?

I've seen loading tips like "assault rifles with a Vladof barrel fire faster as you keep the trigger held"; this clearly refer to the "Spinigun" triple gatling barrel assault rifles. Aside from that ...
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2 different saved games on borderland 2 [duplicate]

My son and I are playing Borderlands 2 in co op play. Is there a way that he or I can play a separate game on our own that will not affect our on line game? The other day he played for a while on his ...
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Is there any increase in legendary drop rate with the True Vault Hunter mode or the Vault Hunter's Relic?

True Vault Hunter Mode I heard it gives better and more loot, so does that mean legendary? Vault Hunter's Relic Says it increases rare drop rates, legendaries are rare, too... (heh)
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What is the best shield for an anarchy spec Mechromancer?

So I started playing this game again recently having picked up some of the DLCs and I'm currently doing an anarchy mechromancer. From doing some reading it looks like the best gun to use is a ...
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Can I reclaim Poker Night 2 unlocked skins in Borderlands 2?

I just bought a copy of Poker Night 2 and Claptrap brought his bounty onto the deck. I don't have Borderlands 2 yet (not that much into FPS) but I heard it very positive. So if I get Borderlands 2 in ...
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How can I respec my badass rank bonus stats?

So the bonus stats you get for your badass rank is shared and accumulated amongst all your characters. So each character has their own level and stats while your badass rank is like your level (as a ...
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Borderlands 2 Discolored Objects

Time and time again I've found seemingly random objects with incorrect coloring. One occurrence also had the object out of place as well (7 and 8). Which then got discolored as well the next time I ...
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Can I avoid Terramorphous' Blackhole/Wormhole Thresher attack?

Today I met Terramorphous' Wormhole thresher attack. It is not pleasant; we took constant damage, were unable to move fast enough to escape the pull of the vortex (he pulls you in like a wormhole ...
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Farming isn't effective?

Does repeatedly farming a boss give reduced rewards? I've noticed while running through Terramorphous and The Warrior over and over, the drops are getting worse each time. By worse I mean any color ...
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What aspects of Vault Hunters scale with Overpower Levels?

I haven't reached UVHM with any character, let alone Overpower Levels, but I'm curious to know what aspects of a Vault Hunter scale with OP levels. I know that gear and enemies will scale ...
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How do you enable the Borderlands 2 console on the Mac?

My searching has found lots of sites that show you how to enable the Borderlands 2 console on the PC, but I am on Mac, and I want to open the console so I can see what my FPS are looking like.
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How can I move my borderlands 2 save files [closed]

I'm moving stuff between two PCs and I have a save file on one for a borderlands 2 game that I've been playing. I want to put that onto the borderlands 2 game on the second PC. Problem is, that ...
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Borderlands 2 goty share dlc on ps3

My friend recently bought the goty edition of borderlands 2 and I already have the regular edition. Can I use his second disc to install the dlc to my system?
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Is there a legendary drop cap?

I am level 64 in Borderlands 2 and have been farming a boss (BNK3R) for the 'Bitch'. I've been attempting to farm the Bitch for more than 14 hours, but still no luck. So my question is: Can I still ...
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Can you make a new Borderlands 2 character and leave off where your old character was?

Im hoping to make a new character with a different class, but I wanna know if I will get my weapons, level and progress back. Will I have to start from scratch?
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How do I LAN play Borderlands 2 and Pre-sequel on my Mac and Linux machines?

I bought the game on Steam. As soon as I sign in on Steam on one computer, Steam signs me out on the other computer. If I duplicate the game in my steam folder and launch it, it quits since I ...
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Why Borderlands2 run on my new gaming system fine at the store but not at home?

I recently built a gaming system with the following components: Intel Core I5-4690K, MSI Z97-Gaming ATX LGA 1150 motherboard, 16 Gigs RAM, GIGABYTE GTX970 Graphics Gard, Intel 730 SSD Drive, Windows ...
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What determines whether we go to Friendship Gulag?

I've joined several games on the Roland rescue mission ("A Dam Fine Rescue"), and: What determines this outcome? Is it randomized for each game? Does it involve a plot decision I missed?
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Borderlands 2 sanctuary slots [duplicate]

Is it possible to actually get 3 borderlands signs and an orange weapon? I'm presuming as the legs are blue and marcuses head is purple?
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Do all Pirate's Booty missions need to be completed in the same mode in Borderlands 2 for Completionist?

I completed all missions in the Pirate's Booty DLC except for defeating Hyperius and Master Gee on True Vault Hunter Mode and then switched to Normal Mode to defeat the two of them. Completionist did ...
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When am I able to upgrade my inventory and ammo capacity?

In the previous game, you were generally were able to upgrade your inventory and ammo capacities at specific points in the game. Helping a claptrap in an area usually rewarded you with a backpack ...
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Which character will perform the most damage, assuming the same level/gear?

Okay so I have Zer0 at level 42 /w bee shield and specced for pistols (rapid fire over pure damage) but I feel that Salvador could hit harder than I could burst, now I don't use the best pistol in the ...
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How did you end up at the beginning of borderlands 2 story line

Well as you know quite a while ago a sequel to Borderlands came out known as borderlands 2. I have played through the game but I still wonder about the beginning. In the tutorial, you wake up on a ...
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How can I remove extraneous XP gained from glitch?

I was playing multiplayer on Borderlands 2 the other day with some random dude on my Mac, and without asking me, he did something to my character which changed me from lvl 34 to 50 and gave me a ton ...
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Can I save my progress from borderlands 2 to the game of the year edition?

I have the regular Borderlands 2 edition and I am thinking about buying the Game of the year edition, so I can have all the DLC's. If I buy the GOTY edition, will I be able to save my character and ...
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How do i use my op8 weapons again?

Basically, my friend is op8 and he got me op8 by going to distruct peak and doing all of that stuff you need to do there, then I went on my normal story mode so i could complete it (as i had only done ...
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How to farm Pirate's Booty challenge

A challenge "Pirate's Booty" asks you to open lots (25/75/150/250/375) of Pirate Weapon Chests. Obviously, most pirate chests in existence are in the Leviathan's treasure room, but it is only ...
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Is there a way to keep mission weapons?

I was playing Borderlands 2 and realized that Marcus gives you a slag weapon to test. I've always wanted a slag weapon, however, I also want the XP. Is there a way to get the XP and keep the weapon?
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I can't hit the magical orc with a critical shot (headshot) in the 'My Kingdom for a Wand' quest

In the optional mission, My Kingdom for a Wand in the Tiny Tina DLC, the last task is to shoot the Magical Orc in the head with a critical shot. I now have so many bodies piled up around the hut, that ...
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Too big of a damage difference?

I play an SMG Siren. I have a few skills: 7/5 Accelerate which gives me 21% more gun damage 5/5 Reaper which gives me 40% more gun damage on enemy's health above 50% Cat Mod which gives me 71% more ...
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How can I skip, or at least speed up, the DLC check in Borderlands 2?

You know how every time Borderlands 2 launches it tells you to press any key? ...and how, after you press the any key, it decides to spend a few seconds too many checking for downloadable content? ...
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Why won't enemies spawn in my creature slaughter dome?

I'm playing Borderlands 2. I am o.p8 and just downloaded the DLC Creature Slaughter Dome. I went inside and tried to speak to the guy behind the desk but I couldn't. Then I went inside the creature ...
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Is there a reason I'd want to disable my Badass stat bonuses?

As I've been playing I've been spending my Badass tokens on various upgrades, giving me a small and mostly unnoticeable boost (so far) to things like reload rate, gun damage, fire rate, etc. Every ...
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Weapon level cap for slot machines?

I've been playing the slots a lot for weapons, but I've noticed that after level 30 I haven't been getting any guns above level 30. Before this, most of the time the guns were at my level. Is this ...
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How do I get Borderlands 2 to render in 4k?

I recently bought a 4k screen and wanted to play Borderlands 2 in my new screen's native resolution. For some reason every time I launch the game it resets my resolution to 2560x1440. I've tried ...
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How does experience work in co-op?

Exp & drops Is experience gain individual, divided/split between players, or duplicated for each additional co-op player? If so, do you get experience for others' work when you aren't in the same ...
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What are those red glowing monsters supposed to be?

I was driving to do some mission when suddenly a red glowing monster just spawned in front of me. Are they some kind of rare? Because he was pretty easy and not a Badass.
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Unlocking weapon slots in Borderlands 2

I have two "locked" weapon slots. How can I unlock them? Are the accessory slots locked too? Do they have some sort of level requirement?
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What is the chance of Butt Stallion Giving an Orange item?

I want to grind orange items, so I am deciding to battle the dragons over and over for ereidium, then feed Butt Stallion over and over. About how much ereidum will I need to get one orange item?
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How do you drop a weapon in Borderlands 2 without accessing the menu?

I've seen people quick drop their currently holding weapon in Borderlands 2 without accessing the menu, but I can't figure out what key combination I have to press! I'm playing on my PC with an xbox ...
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Borderlands 2 Gluttonous Thresher [duplicate]

I have an over-powered sniper rifle which is really a shotgun with a scope. It does a tonne of damage, I can take off the Thresher's shield with at least 5 shots and I found that near the barracks ...
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Will an item that gives 'fire resistance' lessen the damage that Krieg the Psycho gets from self-immolation?

I got a Skin of the Ancients relic that has a 'Fire Resistance +26.1%' effect: If I'm playing as Krieg the Psycho and spec'ed into the Hellborn skill tree, will I get less fire/burn damage if I set ...
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How do save game spawn locations work in Borderlands 2?

I've been playing Borderlands 2 on Xbox recently (havent played the first yet) and am wondering how the save game works. If I hit Start and select Save and Quit from the menu then load my game again ...
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Is there a viable way of completing Ultimate Vault Hunter mode by yourself?

Since the update I've attempted to play the new mode but am not doing so well. I have an assassin specialized mainly into the Cunning tree and partially into the Bloodshed side. With my current build ...
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Is there a way to 'back up' in the campaign in Borderlands 2?

I must have played with a friend who was further than I in the campaign at some point because I just recently reached a point in the game where I was asked this question; Do you wish to skip over ...
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Can I have multiple characters in Borderlands 2 for PS Vita?

I cant seem to get 2 characters on the PS Vita version like on console with the button when I tried the closest i could get was a cross save.
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Infinity Pistol drop in True Vault Hunter Mode?

I've been searching for this all over again and again but I can't seem to find a specific answer. When I go to the Borderlands wiki they say they upped the drop rate of the Infinity Pistol "for all ...
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What happens when you die in Borderlands 2?

What are the penalties upon death? I know money is lost, but how much? Is it a percentage of money in hand, or is it based on level? Are stats affected? How much progress do you lose? Do you lose any ...
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Can I buy rockets?

I note that my rocket ammo does not respawn with Gunzerking, and I rarely find any in crates and such. I've checked the ammo vending machine and it does not have any. Is it possible to buy rockets, ...