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 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?
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Does the Mechromancer's 'Electrical Burn' skill also cause burn damage effects from other skill-based shock/electrocute status damage effects?

I'm currrently planning out my Mechromancer's Little Big Trouble skill tree build. I would like to know if the Mechromancer's Electrical Burn skill also work with shock/electrocute status damage ...
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How do you open the locked door in the whirlpool room?

In the Bloodshot Stronghold area, there is a whirlpool room. To your immediate left as you enter the room there is a locked door. How do you open the door? Possible spoiler in the image of the door ...
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What mission do you have to complete so you can rob Marcus?

I have heard that after you complete a mission, you are teleported back to Sanctuary in a room full of loot chests. What mission do you have to complete for this to happen? (I have already completed ...
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What are the possible varieties of E-Tech weapons?

E-Tech guns are quite rare and I've only seen one E-Tech gun of certain types, so I'm not even sure, after >100 hours play, I've seen all of the varieties (much less understand how they all work, I ...
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What do I need to do for the quest “The Lost Treasure”?

The quest "The Lost Treasure" has brought me to the Caustic Caverns. I now shall follow four clues, but the quest description is awfully vague. Can anyone point out where and what I need to do?
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“Mastering / crushing / playing” Steam game info for Borderlands 2

If you try viewing game info of a person playing Borderlands 2, it will show you "Mastering 1-52", "Crushing 1-9" or "Playing 1-11" and also "Dominating". The first number means the playthrough ...
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Are quest rewards the same on subsequent playthroughs?

Are the Quest rewards in True Vault Hunter Mode different from Normal mode or are they just the same weapons from the normal quests but with better stats?
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Where are the pink mines located for 'What's Yours Is Mine' challenge?

In Tundra Express there is the challenge called, "What's Yours Is Mine," where you have to destroy 5 of tiny Tina's pink mines. I have yet to find any of these ! Where are they located ?
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Does the loot from the loot Goliath improve if he levels up before dying? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do Goliath enemies work? The question says it all. I have tried this a few times but I didn't get any conclusive results. If I let the loot Goliath destroy all of ...
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What is the Undiscovered challenge in Arid Badlands

There's a hidden Badass challenge in Arid Badlands that shows up as Undiscovered until you find it. Unlike every other challenge I can't find the details on youtube, wikis, and even after digging ...
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How fast is “burst fire when zoomed”?

Fire rate has a huge effect on DPS for "spray" weapons like the SMG. I've found weapons that look great "on paper" but lack of burst fire makes them less effective than what I'm already carrying. ...
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How can I get some games to install via Steam under Wine?

Most of my Steam library installs and runs just fine under Wine. However, some new titles (so far Borderlands 2 and XCOM: Enemy Unknown) will not install. The initial download completes successfully, ...
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How do extremely low accuracy levels work?

With Gaige's Anarchy skill it's entirely possible to gain a -100% or greater accuracy penalty. Borderlands' accuracy was always sort of funny so 0% accuracy (which I think was possible with Sledge's ...
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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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Can I shoot through Deathtrap?

Due to Deathtrap's love of melee attacks and extreme speed, he very often blocks one or more targets from my sight. Can I shoot through him and damage enemies? I tried a few times and while I ...
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Why do I randomly lose Anarchy stacks?

When trying out Gaige, the Mechromancer class, I was trying out the Anarchy skill, which adds an "Anarchy" stack every time you kill or reload after emptying your magazine. It's supposed to lose ...
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What level should I be by the time I face the Warden in Borderlands 2?

So I epically failed the first time and it looks like I ended up going the friendship gulag route. The problem is I still cant' beat the warden. I was at level 12 and I was getting absolutely no ...
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Local Save Files in Co-Op on Borderlands 2

I want to buy Borderlands 2, but I want to play with my brother, but when I played in a friend's house, the game just saved his character, and didn't save mine. Is it possible to save player2's ...
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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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Do the side missions stack between playthroughs?

I am after the Did at all achievement which states complete all side missions. I have completed all the side missions apart from killing terramorphous. I am level 34 and not strong enough to take on ...
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What is this red cross next to my weapon? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I mark an inventory item as trash? I'm not even sure about when it appeared there. It doesn't seem to do anything when I click it. Any idea ?
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Which challenges unlock Skins? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Collecting all skins and customizations A small number of challenges unlock Skins for your class type at a certain challenge level; usually level 3 or 5. Which ...
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What exact locations are covered by Arctic Explorer?

I want the Arctic Explorer achievement but, best I can tell, I've explored every part of every map in Three Horns (divide/valley), The Fridge and Tundra Express. Are there some other "artctic" maps ...
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How do I get Ride Together Die Together?

The Ride Together Die Together challenge requires me to kill "Tumbaa" and "Pimon" within 10 seconds of each other. There's extremely little info about this challenge on the internet (no videos, best I ...
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In co-op, does enemy item/loot drop depend on who gets the kill?

It has been speculated in this question of mine that the Vault Hunter's Relic's bonus effects are applied only if the player who has it equipped is the one to get the kill. This leads me to thinking: ...
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What are the restrictions on assigning skill points?

Do I need to reach 5/5 on the base skills to proceed down the trees? Do I need any points in the base skills to proceed down the trees? I'm at level 14 and I still can't assign anything below the ...
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Why does my FPS drop dramatically in Opportunity?

For some reason whenever I'm in Opportunity and I look around at all the buildings, my FPS drops to below 40, sometimes 30. Opportunity isn't the only place it happens, but it's most notable there. ...
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What gameplay effects change in multiplayer?

So I know loot is allegedly better in co-op play and enemies are tougher. But I've noticed certain other things change gameplay-wise. Most noticeably, in co-op play I can Phaselock an Ion Loader ...
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What missions do not give unique loot?

I'm trying to save all the missions with unique loot for a playthrough 2.5, so that I can get high level uniques. My character is getting pretty severely underleveled in the process and is now too ...
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Do the effects of relics like the Vault Hunter's Relic stack in co-op?

Do the effects of relics like the Vault Hunter's Relic, stack in co-op? The effect of the Vault Hunter's Relic is +5% chance of enemies dropping rare loot. Will this +5% chance increase if more ...
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How is a Borderlands 2 multiplayer game hosted?

I am considering buying borderlands 2 but would first like to know how and who hosts the game that I want to play with my friend on the other side of the world. I have quite bad computer and cannot ...
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Where can I grind the “kill lots of things” challenges?

I have a bunch of unfinished challenges like "Black Betty" which require me to kill large numbers of things with specific guns/grenades/shield effects. Just going back to low-leveled places makes this ...
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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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What are the odds on the slot machines?

I've seen what I can win in the Borderlands 2 slot machines, I'm curious to know what the odds of winning each are.
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How can I farm Jimbo Hodunk?

Jimbo Hodunk drops a rare SMG I want, the Slagga. I don't recall ever fighting him, and if I did I don't remember where. How do I find Jimbo Hodunk? Does he respawn? Do I have to chose to fight ...
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How to get to play-through 1 after starting vault hunter mode?

I have started playing through vault hunter mode (up to Sanctuary) in Borderlands 2, but I cannot access play-through 1. Whenever I press Continue from the main menu it just goes straight to ...
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Reflections on water incorrect

I have noticed, especially in sanctuary, that the reflection in water does not match the actual buildings. This is killing my OCD. Is this an easter-egg, or am i just seeing things?
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How can I get up to the Sheriff of Lynchwood?

I've just killed the Sheriff of Lynchwood, but she never came down from the top of the building. An answer to another question leads me to believe that she might have dropped something interesting, ...
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Is there a fix for the bugged playthrough 2 in Borderlands 2?

I finished playthrough 2 quests with my friends all out of order and it seems that my playthrough somehow got forever stuck on playthrough 2. I have no story missions left and if I accept new side ...
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Do Melee Override skills benefit from +melee damage?

For Melee Override skills such as Maya's Scorn, do melee damage enhancements like badass ranks, melee damage skills, melee mods, melee relics and +melee damage weapons increase its damage?