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 much is my damage mitigated when I'm underlevelled?

I heard from a speed-runner that being underlevelled-compared-to-enemies-that-one-attacks causes damage dealt against them to be reduced. By how much is it reduced?
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Shield says it grants immunity to corrode damage, but doesn't… what's up?

I picked up an Alkaline Turtle Shield that says in green text Grants immunity to corrode damage, so I took it for a spin in Caustic Caverns. I tried running through the caustic lake to get the badass ...
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What should I look out for in multiplayer?

I haven't played much online, but I've read of at least one bug caused by modders. What should I look out for in multiplayer and how can I protect myself other than the usual either to not play online ...
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What happens when I level up?

A notice on your first level says that health and damage increases with every level. By how much? Does it differ by class? And what else? Is it always one skill point per level? Do other stats change? ...
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How did my friend get a backpack with 98/33 items?

A friend of mine just sent this photo showing how he picked up a Dr. Mercy-type rifle from a random loot drop in the Southern Shelf. I noticed that the bottom right corner shows "Backpack 98/33"... ...
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How do I do the Axton speed glitch?

The exploit was featured in the AGDQ 2014 Borderlands 2 four-players co-op speed-run. I think it involves a skill of Axton (the Commando) that speeds up his ADS movement, which is manipulated and ...
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How can I farm Hunter Hellquist?

I have already competed the mission "This just in" and i would like to farm Hunter Hellquist for The Bee shield. However, every time i head to his place in Arid nexus- boneyard, he is not there. I ...
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How do I check which version of the game it is that I have?

At first, I read to check the Details of the Properties of the Borderlands2.exe, but then I read that those Details are incorrect and the proper way to check is in the bottom right of the Match ...
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Where can I farm legendary loot midgets in Borderlands 2?

I would like to farm legendary loot midgets to get better weapons. However, I have no idea where they would spawn. Do they spawn in particular boxes? If so, where can I find these boxes. A linked ...
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Can I play Borderlands 2 GOTY Edition without the original game?

Does anyone know if I can play Borderlands 2 Game of the Year Edition if I don't have the original Borderlands 2 game? (I am playing on PC)
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Is the “Challenge Accepted” achievement broken?

I'm having trouble getting the "Challenge Accepted" achievement (on Xbox, but this might be on other platforms too) The text reads: Challenge Accepted Completed level 1 of all ...
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How to you see if other players have overpower levels in Borderlands 2?

Is there any possible way to tell if another player joining your server has overpower levels, without having to ask them? Also, is there a way of telling by joining their server, seeing if the host ...
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Is it a glitch that all three legs of Blue were broken simultaneously and it still lived?

EDIT: Since people are still answering this, the bug seems to have been caused by a health increase in the patch around that time and has since been fixed. I know Blue regenerates. We took care of ...
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I got a lv71 Legendary when I'm 72. What gives?

I was under the impression that loot dropped from mobs was assigned either your current level or one level higher. Farmed Hunter Hellquist last night and got a 71 Bee. Is this a bug or am I just super ...
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Is there a quick way to defeat Master Gee?

Turns out there's a cheap, quick way to beat Hyperious the Invincible. However neither the Baby Maker trick (thow lots of strong explosive reloads) or The Bee & Conference Call combo seem to work ...
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Borderlands 2 Multiple of same DLCs?

When I bought Borderlands 2 on Steam, I bought just the standard edition. I little later on I purchased the season pass, and everything was totally fine. During the summer sale, I bought the rest of ...
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Does your storage carry over difficulties?

Does the bank keep the items you have in it for a specific character even if you switch difficulties, or does the items you've collected on a certain difficulty of the game only work on that level of ...
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Borderlands 2 for Mac crashes on launch

I recently downloaded Borderlands 2 through steam on my Mac OS X Lion machine, to get this error output: Process: Borderlands2 [16081] Path: /Users/Jamie ProBook/Library/Application ...
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Can I start a new game in Borderlands 2 but use an old character?

I have a character I made with a friend playing 2player. I want to know if I could start a new single player game and import that existing leveled up character with equipment into the new game like ...
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How can I beat Hyperius the invincible?

So two friends and I (2 sirens with Res, one gunzerker) have been trying to kill Hyperious for a couple hours. At best we could get him down to about 1/4th health. We have The Bee and the Conference ...
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How can I tell if a Borderlands 2 matchmaking party requires DLC?

By now, most players who have played BL2 have finished the main storyline and are pretty much visiting the other DLC. When I try to join a match, however, whether it be a quick match or a server ...
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Will my Borderlands 2 campaign be ruined if I play matchmaking? [duplicate]

In Borderlands 1 I needed help on a boss, so I tried to find some people to help me in matchmaking. When I found the game I needed, I connected but they were playing something else so I exited. But ...
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How do I advance a quest through Gibbed's Save Editor?

I am trying to configure a save file to advance a quest but I have no idea how to use Gibbed's Save Editor. Someone care to walk me through? I need to advance through a problematic part of a quest. ...
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Borderlands 2 skins in backpack?

The new backpack update that categorizes your weapons, how do you get to the skins to activate? They are no longer listed on the right with shields and grenades.
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Do kill skills stack?

I have no high level characters in Borderlands 2 and was wondering if someone could test if kill skills stack? Do several "kill skills" traits activate on a single kill?
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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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How do Badass Rank modifiers in B2 affect stats?

All we're given is the percentage increase (e.g Critical Hit Damage +7.2%). Is this damage additive (Crit damage = Card Damage X (2.0 + .072) or multiplicative (Crit damage = Card Damage X (2.0 X ...
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How do I get to the overpass in The Fridge?

I'm currently playing Borderlands 2 and I've reached the fridge. I noticed there's a tunnel behind some netting and a broken overpass above me. This is the level I'm referring to. I don't know how to ...
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Borderlands 2 Ultimate Vault Hunter Mode problem

I just started playing the ultimate vault hunter mode and even though my level is around the enemies' level I'm fighting (even higher levels in some cases) and my weapons are the most powerful ones I ...
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What are the “diminishing returns” for phaselocking the same enemy?

One of the loading screens proclaims that phaselocking the same enemy multiple times results in "diminishing returns". I've never particularly noticed this effect myself, but I find I rarely phaselock ...
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How can I play a new character with the same progress as my old one? [duplicate]

Is there a way to play with another character without having to start all over again in Borderlands 2?
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How do I farm effectively as a lone Assassin (Zero)?

I've been following this site for months, yet haven't ever seen any legit experience farming techniques for the Assassin, unless coupled with teammates. I'm a level 48 in TVHM, trying to level up a ...
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How will trophies work if I play Borderlands 2 on PS Vita after playing it on the PS3?

Let's say that I have earned 100% of the trophies in Borderlands 2 on the PS3. If I were to play the PS Vita version, would it register as a new game on my PSN, therefore allowing me to earn all the ...
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How do I change my character model?

Can I hack some game file to change game character models? I wanted to play Borderlands 2 again. This time, I want to play as a Siren. But seriously, I don't like the 'Maya' model. Since we already ...
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How do I recover a lost Borderlands 2 game?

In Borderlands 2 on PS3, I tried starting a new game to see what it was like playing as another class, but didn't like having to start from scratch. So, I tried to go back to my original levelled up ...
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Will I lose my shot at the Law pistol if i complete Playthrough 1? [duplicate]

I have krieg up to lv 30 and am just finishing up a few things before I kill the warrior. One thing I have put off is getting the Law pistol and Order shield. I want them to be as high level as ...
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How to take screenshots in Borderlands 2 without third-party software?

Is there a way to take a screenshot in Borderlands 2 with a certain shortcut (so i don't have to use third-party software) ?
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How do I kill Crystalisks?

Crystalisks don't seem to have any elemental weaknesses and soak up a lot of bullets. Since they hit pretty hard to, I'm hoping for an easier way to hit them. Is there an easy way to kill them?
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Is Michael Mamaril in Sanctuary always around?

I haven't been able to find him, I am on PS3 with no internet connection at this point, not sure if it matters.
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What's the difference between TVHM and UVHM? [duplicate]

A big update hit Borderlands 2 today, and along with adding a new level cap with a bunch of bug/exploit fixes, it added the new mode "Ultimate Vault Hunter Mode". What's the difference between ...
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How do I get a Seraph Crystal?

There's someone much like Crazy Earl in Oasis behind a locked door. He tells me to leave until I've killed a seraph guardian or I get some sort of guardian crystal. I just beat the DLC and did many ...
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How can I build Deathtrap to make him the least annoying in team play?

Deathtrap can be annoying; he blocks shots, he can't be recalled and he has a tendency to go for melee attacks, drawing targets' aggro. This is particularly annoying in team play as I've noticed he'll ...
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How do Badass Tokens work?

After completing some challenges, I've noticed I have some unspent Badass tokens on the Badass Rank tab. The description text says: Complete challenges to earn Customization items and Badass ...
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I started dragon assault DLC at low level came back at a high level [duplicate]

I was wondering why my enemies continued to be low levels after i left and came back a higher level in borderlands 2, tinas dragon assault DLC? i was like level 30 than i left and came back at level ...
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Can I delete a paid DLC and re-download it? Ps3

I have recently downloaded a DLC for Borderlands 2. It seems to be not working, am I able to delete and re-download it, if I have paid for it?
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Where is the most effective spot to item farm?

Having beaten the main story quests of the game, I'm now running around mopping up side quests and preparing for a second playthrough of the game. I was curious where some of the best item farming ...
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Loot Chests despawning?

So earlier today I was trying to get all the Minecraft skin unlockables + rare weapons (the Easter egg area in the Caustic Caverns) and on the way there, there's always a DAHL loot crate. But the ...
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How does the elemental DoT of two weapons of the same element stack?

I already understand how overtime dmg/sec works for elemental weapons (Shock/Corrosive/Fire), but if I decide to switch between two weapons of the same element, such as the Heartbreaker (81.6 dmg/sec) ...
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How long until enemies respawn in Borderlands 2?

I'm attempting to complete the "Clothes Make The Man" mission in Eridium Blight, I've gotten the shirt and the hat, but I've killed pretty much everyone in the mission area without finding the pants. ...