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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Moxxi's Good touch gun [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What does Mad Moxxi’s tip jar in Sanctuary do? I have already tipped Moxxi 10000 like it said on the internet. I still haven't got any gun yet. Please help me, I really ...
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Borderlands 2 after level 30 [closed]

I am in the middle of playing Borderlands 2 and I am at level 31. I killed HJ and got the pirate treasure. I am unable to kill Terramorphous the Invincible yet and cannot yet kill Hyperius the ...
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What's the point of seraph weapons? [closed]

Am I missing something fundamental with the new pink seraph weapons? I mean they're good, really good weapons, but to get them you're looking at a lot of boss raiding - around 15 times per gun. I ...
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Do any items or skills boost weapon switch speed?

I enjoy fighting with some elemental effects on my side but they're not always the most powerful weapon I have on hand. Sometimes I like to start with some potentially weaker but elemental gun then ...
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Playthrough 2 (TVHM) re-scaling? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do subsequent playthroughs work? I finished Playthrough 1 at Level 37. Then I (accidentally) went into Playthrough 2 (True Vault Hunter Mode) and barely progressed ...
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What happened to Handsome Jack?

Major spoilers in this question, so beware if you have yet to finish the game! The question isn't so much about what happens to him since the ending is pretty unambiguous in that respect, but rather, ...
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How do I complete “This Ain't My First Rodeo” Badass Challenge?

The challenge states: Explore your way to the top of the Happy Pig Motel sign I've tried various forms of parkour off the nearby tower and rooftops and can't make it up.
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Is there a way to play a clean start in Borderlands 2?

I'm trying to play a game from scratch, that is with zero badass points and zero in everything else, but I can't seem to be able to, every time I load the game, it downloads the files from the cloud ...
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Where does Borderlands 2 store save files?

Where is the save file location? I've upgraded to Windows 8 and am barely been able to start the game. After some tweaks with compatibility, the game starts, but all my configs and saves are gone. ...
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Bad math in Borderlands 2 Badass Tokens? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do Badass Tokens work? I've noticed that I am granted a +0.4% increase in stats with each Badass Token spent... Until I reach 8.4%. Then the game says: "+0.4%" but ...
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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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Leveling up in Borderlands 2 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Fast leveling and easy experience farming Anyone know of a sweet spot on Pandora where one can grind out some levels? I'd like my baby, Maya, at her full potential as ...
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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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What does a certain character say when you talk to him for the “Bearer of Bad News” quest?

SPOILERS! This quest is right after a major story event near what seems to be the end of the game, so please don't read the rest of the question or any answers if you'd like to remain in the dark. ...
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Borderlands 2 crashing on startup

I've been experiencing a crash on startup with my copy of Borderlands 2 through Steam. It all started when I had to forcibly restart my computer while Borderlands 2 was open (note: the restart was ...
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How does Sharing is Caring work?

Sharing is Caring, the ultimate skill of the Best Friends Forever skill tree, gives Deathtrap a copy of your shield. Does it transfer over the special effects as well? Does his shield recharge if ...
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Why is my robot shooting my friends?

On occasion Deathtrap will either use his blue thunderbolt or red laser eye attack on me or my friends. I thought maybe this was his "restore 30% of your shields" skill, but the attacks look identical ...
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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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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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Can I talk to my friends while playing?

Can I chat with my friends with the ps3 headset while playing coop with them?
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What factors determine enemy levels or: How do enemy levels scale to the player character's?

When I finished Normal Mode at around Level 30 and went back to the Southern Shelf (still at Normal mode), I found that all enemies there are now very easy to kill, meaning they didn't level up (or ...
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Is it possible to restart story missions in Borderlands 2? [duplicate]

Because in the DLC for Pirates booty one of the missions is to climb a light house and put the compass in it. The only problem is that the quest marker says that I've done the specified objective, but ...
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How do you get inside this area at Washburne Refinery?

In this area there is a door with a lever and behind it seems to be some sort of arena. During my normal first playthrough, this door was locked and the lever unfunctional. How do you get inside and ...
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What's the timer on the tower in Lynchwood used for?

There is a digital timer by the tower to the train station entrance. Is there any purpose to it? What sort of time does it keep?
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How does the Sabre turret prioritize targets?

What enemies does Axton's Sabre turret shoot at first? Closest enemies? Enemies with the most/least health? Enemies that are hurting you/the turret most?
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Why does my friend show up as “in the Borderlands” while he's ingame?

A friend of mine asked for some help in Borderlands today and I waited for him to start his game, since he showed up as "In the Borderlands". I always thought this meant "in the main menu, not in ...
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Does the Mechromancer's gun damage bonus from anarchy apply to elemental damage?

Anarchy stacks give a bonus to "gun damage". Does this bonus also apply to the elemental effects of a gun while Anarchy stacks are active?
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Getting back my current level

I read somewhere that after killing Handsome Jack and the Warrior, if you did not click on the True Vault Hunter mode, you could still access it by just starting a new game and you would still have ...
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Can I fight The Leviathan again?

The Leviathan (in the Scarlett DLC) was an okay boss fight with some great rewards (reminiscent of Knoxx's Armory almost), but I don't see any way to fight him again. Is there any way to challenge him ...
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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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Are enemy drops affected by player death?

I've been wondering if the loot dropped by a boss/sub-boss/badass is affected by you dying before killing it? I'm wondering because my boss-loot is usually pretty crappy, most of my unique/legendary ...
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How do you gain titles like Grisly Pointman? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What do the extra words next to players name and level mean? I have a level 25 Commando who has the title Pointman. I was playing in a multiplayer game yesterday and ...
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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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How can I get around the Raid Boss time limit?

Borderlands pulled a pretty jerk move and made the new "Raid Bosses", Master Gee and Hyperious The Invincible(s), work on a 24 hour timer. Since they drop absolute crap, ~10 crystals each time when ...
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Do Seraph weapons “power up” and how?

After reading a long thread I've read that Seraph Weapons "power up" from their initial stats. Some suggested that killing enemies raised their stats or damage, and a great deal of people seemed ...
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Can I stack shield recharge delay bonuses?

My commando currently has 5 points in Willing for -60% recharge delay, and I've also got a Tactician class mod, which gives -26% recharge delay to my team. Do skill bonuses stack/combine in any way ...
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What is the range on singularity grenades?

I just picked up my first singularity grenade that pulls enemies in before blowing up ! [ it's amazing ] I have tried testing how close they have to be to enemies to pull them in, but haven't had any ...
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What do you get when you complete bonus objectives (with the blue plus on it)?

I hope this isn't a duplicate but I couldn't find it on here anywhere... Some missions / quests have a bonus task to complete. What are the advantages to completing this task before handing in my ...
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Does the quest for beating Ore Chasm count towards the “Did it all” achievement?

Title says it all and I think there is no further text required.
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Are there Rare Drops in Captain Scarlett?

After completing the DLC I've become aware that the new rarity level items can only be purchased (with a special currency). I didn't notice any oranges (period) while playing, particularly new ...
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How do I begin playing DLC?

DLC in the first game was handled by having quests automatically added to the quest log. After downloading Captain Scarlett, I continued my existing game and found that I didn't have any new quests in ...
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What's the deal with the new rarity level in the Captain Scarlett DLC?

I heard Captain Scarlett and Her Pirate's Booty has a new rarity level; something pinkish? How will I recognize the new guns, and how do I find them?
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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 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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Is there any significance to the snowman's head in the Tundra Express?

Last night while I was completing one of Tiny Tina's side missions in the Tundra Express I saw that the bandit house on the path from the entrance had a snowman's head (complete with carrot nose, and ...
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Do new weapons from DLC only spawn in the new area?

With the new DLC Captain Scarlett and her pirate's booty, they're adding new weapons and stuffs. Does this mean that new loots are only spawning in those new areas or could be spawning anywhere else?
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What happens to XP that I earn after reaching the level 50 cap when they raise the cap to 60 [closed]

If I have a level 50 character and I continue to play missions what happens to the XP earned? When Gearbox raise the cap to 60 will I gain a couple of levels, or will I have wasted a bunch of valuable ...
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Are the location based achievements in BL2 bugged?

I've finished my first playthrough and I'm pretty sure i went through all areas in the game, but i can't seem to get the location based achievements like: Urban Explorer Arctic Explorer Blight ...
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Where is the switch or fuse box that will turn off the electrified fence in Hero's Pass?

Where is the switch or fuse box that will turn off the electrified fence in Hero's Pass? Hero's Pass is one of the locations that you have to go through in The Talon of God mission. When I was ...
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How do I complete the “King of the Buzzard World” challenge in the Tundra Express?

To complete the "King of the Buzzard World" challenge you need to get the to top of the Buzzard Academy. How do you do that?