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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When should I start the DLC?

I'm late to the Borderlands 2 party, but I picked up the Season Pass for a steal. I'm still only in the teens as far as my level is concerned. However, there are now 3 DLC packs out and I've got ...
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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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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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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'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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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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Can you “upgrade” Moxxi's gun?

I read somewhere that if you tip Moxxi 15,000$, you get a gun. I did so and I got a corrode gun. However, I was thinking that I should have saved it for 50. Is there any way to get that gun to level ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Can I redeem SHiFT codes on my computer and play on my PS3?

Is it possible to redeem a SHiFT code on a account on PC and log in with the same account on my PS3 and still get the keys? I seriously don't want to try it out because if I don't get my keys, I ...
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Any way to transfer golden keys?

I have 10 golden keys on my lower level Commando. However, I want to transfer them to my higher level gunzerker. Is this possible by any way?
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Is it possible to max 2 skill trees?

To start off, I AM TERRIBLE WITH MATHS! However, I play as a gunzerker and I would like to know if it is possible to max out 2 skill trees. If not, how many more points would I need?
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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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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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Where is the critical location for warrior?

I am fighting the warrior right now, and as with some YouTube videos I have seen, the critical location for it is where the warrior's stomach is. However, whenever I aim there, it never gives me a ...
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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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Downloading DLC on XBL with a Silver account?

I purchased the Season Pass along with Borderlands 2 when it first came out. Since then my Xbox-live service has ended and I don't see myself paying for more anytime soon. Will I still be able to ...
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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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Why does Handsome Jack let me respawn?

I may have missed something in the story line but if Handsome Jack is the Hyperion leader.... and the New-U stations are hyperion controlled, why does he let me respawn? Is it due to Angel's ...
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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 ...
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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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How do you obtain the grisly pointman title in Borderlands 2 [duplicate]

I have had the POINTMAN class mod for about 10 levels and i wanted to change it to GRISLY POINTMAN but i don't know how. I have heard that you must add skill bonuses that come with POINTMAN to last ...
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Am I able to redeem a Borderlands 2 shift key without launching the game?

Gearbox released a shift code, but unfortunately I am not in a position to redeem it in the normal way, i.e. launch BL2 and enter the code. Is there a way to redeem this code if I have access to the ...
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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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Getting to Terramorphous Peak Cult of the Vault symbol?

I've been trying to get to the Cult of the Vault symbol that's "under the platform you drop down from to enter the arena with Terramorphous" (description taken from this question), and have found some ...
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How are Badass Tokens infinite?

I see that "to acquire a new Badass Token, each Badass Token will require a greater number of Badass Ranks than the previous one. However, there is no limit to the number of Badass Ranks and Tokens ...
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What are the new guns in the Torgue DLC?

I'm vaguely familiar with the Torgue legendaries from the main game (Flakker, Nukem and such) but casually glancing at the legendaries in the Torgue vending machines I've never quite noticed which are ...
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Can you get legendary weapons in Vending Machines?

Very similar to some vending machines in Borderlands 1 (There was a "secret" vending machine in New Haven that would have very high legendary spawn rates), can vending machines in Borderlands 2 spawn ...
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How can I get lots of Torgue Tokens?

Best I can tell the slot machines are a poor way to get Torgue Tokens due to the high cost and infrequent payouts. Normal enemies rarely drop them. There's some re-doable quests (I think they give ...
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What specific effect(s) does the borderlands 2 weapon modifier “increases weapon stability” have on a gun?

I want to know the actual effect that the 'increases weapon stability' modifier, which appears to come from a Grip or pistol gunstock, has on a guns performance. Does it just reduce pre-shot scope ...
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I have hit level 50 and the game is dropping level 50 guns. Are these guns as good as they get?

I have finally hit the level cap in Borderlands 2 during the Data Mining story mission. Now the golden chest gives level 50 items, the slot machines in Sanctuary give level 50 items, Moxxi have me a ...
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Who exactly is Handsome Jack?

So who exactly is this guy? I've played through the game completely, but the audio logs scattered throughout Pandora reveal little about the man behind the mask. What is his backstory? Where did he ...
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If I don't like a quest reward can I pick a different one?

Certain Unique quest reward items are really only good if they have certain attributes like special elements. Earlier I got Moxxie's Kiss of Death but I really wanted a Shock one. Is there any way to ...
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Do I get paid to kill myself in Eridium Blight?

In a quest in Eridium Blight, Handsome Jack asks me to jump off a cliff and be his bi*ch and he will reward me handsomely. From past experiences he almost never keeps his word, but still I will like ...
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Do bosses/loot drops scale in level? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What factors determine enemy levels or: How do enemy levels scale to the player character’s? I'm currently working my way through Borderlands 2, first play-through, ...
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Why do elemental DOT effects sometimes deal 1 damage each hit?

This is an odd thing I've noticed with Burn and Electrocute now; sometimes I'll get a solid hit on an enemy causing a Damage Over Time effect...but it does just 1 damage per "tick", causing a ...
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What is the effective range of 'close enough'?

What is the effective range that close enough uses to determine if a bullet will ricochet in that direction? Is it more beneficial to try to aim at the ground near the target or does it not matter ...
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Will I lose my Anarchy stacks when I respec?

I've been building Gaige with the smaller, lighter, faster skills, but now that I've found an Infinity, I'd like to respec so I can use it. However, I don't want to lose all my anarchy stacks. Will ...
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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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Shotgun and Launcher undiscovered challenges

I want to get the "Challenge Accepted" achievement, but Shotgun and Launcher categories show an (undiscovered) challenge each.
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Borderlands 2 - Jenkins Challenge [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where is Jimmy Jenkins? Can someone help me out with all misc challenges? I'm having trouble particularly with the Jenkins achievement.