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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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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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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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, ...
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Easiest place to find loot Goliaths and make god-liaths

I've looked at a lot of places all over the place, like Sanctuarys hole and had no luck, except for two Goliaths. I am a level 18 assassin, mainly use snipers, shotguns, and revolvers on occasion I ...
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Is there an unstuck option for toilet doors?

I got stuck in a toilet door and cant seem to get out. Is there an unstuck option or will I have to quit and reload the game?
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Borderlands 2 GOTY + Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack 2, Is it now complete?

I just bought BL2 GOTY edition. Now If I buy Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack 2, my BL2 will have all current released DLC ? Also what is playthrough?
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How do I use the shared stash to transfer items between my characters?

Pre-release information on Borderlands 2 declared there would be a "shared stash" which you can use to transfer between your created characters. How do I access the shared stash?
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How can you duplicate weapons in Borderlands 2?

I want to get 2 identical Unkempt Harolds for my Gunzerker, and I do not want to Tourge token grind. I have one already, but I want to get another. How would I duplicate with the newest version of PC ...
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What happened to my OP8 weapons?

I was on my second Character, and had him at OP8 very early into the first play through. I then completed True Vault Hunter Mode on OP8, I then went to play Ultimate Vault Hunter Mode on OP8 and I was ...
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How do the various Borderlands 2 characters complement certain playstyles?

Background: I've just started Borderlands 2 and I know essentially nothing about the various characters. What I don't want to happen is I pick Zero at the beginning because the flavor text looks ...
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Do the Community Day Heads Still Drop?

Does anyone know if the community day heads still are drop able? I know they are unobtainable trough shift anymore, but do they still drop for bullymong piles.
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How do I unlock all of the promotional content?

I read There are four promotional unlocks in Borderlands 2. What are they? and was wondering if there are (legitimate) ways otherwise to unlock this exclusive content. I've also been thinking about ...
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Does Borderlands 2 have a special Developer's chest

Borderlands 1 had a special developer's chest that had a high chance of dropping above average loot. Does Borderlands 2 have a similar chest? If it does, then there are some follow up questions: ...
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Why does Borderlands 2 run better on my old PC than my new one?

My old PC is: CPU: 2x AMD Opteron 270 (so, 4 cores @2GHz total) RAM: 3.25GB DDR400 VGA1: AMD HD6870 VGA2: nVidia GT620 (for Physx) HDD: 15kRPM SCSI OS: Windows XP 32bit (hence the 3.25GB RAM) ...
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Which explosive guns can cause critical hits?

When I wrote How do I use elemental effects in Borderlands 2? to the best of my knowledge Explosive guns couldn't critical; I've tested this with "grenade" Assault Rifles, Gyrojet Tourge Assault ...
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How does Close Enough interact with explosive weapons?

I know that Gaige can effectively use elemental weapons with Close Enough - the skill that causes up to 50% of your missed shots to ricochet towards the target for reduced damage. However, I do not ...
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Non elementals: Lascaux vs. Sand Hawk vs Slagga DMG per second close range, which deals most damage?

Ranked from 1 to 3, which would deal the most damage at close (point blank) range, assuming you empty their clips? Let's assume slagga isn't slagged/ will never slag the enemy in this question. As ...
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How can I build Gaige so I don't have to aim?

Gaige the Mechromancer's main selling point was that she'd be easy to play, hard to master, an ideal class for people not familiar with shooting games. I was intrigued by this idea and wanted to see ...
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Binding the CTRL key to Crouch instead of C

When in the key bindings menu of the fully-updated Borderlands 2 Mac (Steam), I click on Crouch which is by default bound to C, the box pops up waiting for me to press the new key to bind. On Mac (OS ...
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How to complete the Smash Head badass challenge Stiff Competition in The Fridge?

This badass challenge takes place in The Fridge, and is Stiff Competition: Do not kill any Midget Boners before killing Smash Head. So I've twice now killed Smash Head, leaving his three Midget ...
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I cannot fast travel to any of my DLC downloaded from the season pass

I have downloaded it several times in the Borderlands 2 menu, but each time it has not worked. I have tried deleting the DLC from my flash drive and redownloading it but that hasn't worked either. ...
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What do the “red text” properties on weapons mean?

I've found two weapons so far that have some red text in the properties box. One was a revolver that said "I am free now". Another was a sniper rifle that said "I can see my house from here." I ...
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Are any optional missions missable?

I'm playing through True Vault Hunter mode with my Commando. I've read that it's best to skip all optional missions until you're level 50, so that the rewards will be better, but I'm worried about ...
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VERY confused about elemental damage

I've researched this quite extensively but my results seem to be going against the information provided already. Excluding additional benefits such as bonus stats/relics/skill points (etc) my weapons ...
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Can't call the Moon Shot after I killed the final boss?

After I killed the Warrior his dead body is between the green button and me and I cannot press the green button to call the Moon Shot to finish him off. I can see the green button but there isn't any ...
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Can I kill both Mick Zaford and Jimbo Hodunk in same playthrough?

Is there anyway to farm both Jimbo (for unique SMG) and Mick (for Maggie) in same play-through? The Clan you can kill will be based on decision made by you on railway station(Clan wars mission). ...
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level 53 in borderlands 2 after 2.5 playthrough

So I finished the 2.5 playthrough and I'm only on level 53. I am having difficulty getting more xp without being able to replay missions again. Any ideas for how to still get xp?
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How do I get dwarves drunk?

In the Tiny Tina DLC "The Beard Makes the Man" quest, the objectives are (1) Crush five drunk dwarves, (2) Pick up five beards, and (3) Get five dwarves drunk. (The last one's optional.) I found the ...
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No new story missions in borderlands 2

I am playing Borderlands 2 in True vault hunter mode on a PC. I have no new story missions. The last mission I completed is 'A damn fine rescue' the bunker stuff. I tried to switch to normal mode, ...
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Do non-proc-shots fired by elemental weapons still carry the weapon's element?

TL:DR: If my slag weapon procs its slag effect, should I switch to another non-slag weapon or will my majority of non-proc-bullets be sufficient to make use of the slag. If a weapon is of the Slag ...
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Run Borderlands 2 at 2880x1800 on Retina MacBook Pro

I'm trying to get Borderlands 2 on Mac, the Steam version, to run at full resolution (2880x1800) on my rMBP. In-game, the max resolution for some reason is set at 1440x900, half of the full ...
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How do I unstack the Morningstar effect?

The Morningstar's voice (and critical effect) can transfer ("merge") with other weapons during the course of usual weapon manipulation (e.g., switching and reloading). The voice can be annoying, and ...
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Using an external tool to store items/weapons [closed]

A long time ago diablo 2 had an external tool called ATMA, which you could use to store items outside of the game. Which removed the need for mule characters. I was wondering if borderlands 2 has a ...
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How do the playable characters rank in terms of weight and resistance to knockback attacks?

I've read this Reddit /r/Borderlands post, 'Is it just me, or is Krieg "heavy"?' and its comments, and learned that Krieg is heavier than most (or all) of the other characters and more resistant to ...
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How do the dice loot chests work?

In the 'Tiny Tina's Assault on Dragon Keep' DLC, dice chests have been introduced: I reckon the result of the dice roll decides the rarity of the loot the chest contains. How does it work? ...
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Thousand Cuts area seen from atop The Bunker - how to get to it?

I just defeated The Bunker during the mission Where Angels Fear to Tread, and was taking in the view when I noticed one of those incandescent-bulb directional arrows off in the distance. It is high ...
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How do I beat Mad Mike?

How do I beat Mad Mike on Borderlands 2? I am currently at level 11 on the mission where you have to rescue roland and I am inside the base. I've killed all the other enemies. I have a really powerful ...
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Can't create a psycho?

I have all of the DLC to date. However, I can not create a Psycho. I have right clicked BL2 in steam and made sure the Ultimate Vault Hunter pack was installed. Am I missing something?
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Optimizing Axton for Solo Play

Due to a severe lack of close-level friends, I'm stuck playing Borderlands 2 solo. I've tried a few different builds that I've found scattered around the internets, mostly focusing on one particular ...
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What does the “Mastering X-Y” status mean for Borderlands 2?

When viewing your online friends' statuses, you'll see something like below: Level 10 Assassin Mastering 1-7 What does the "Mastering 1-7" mean?