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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Customized Catch-A-Ride

Is there a way to save the settings on any of the Catch-A-Ride stations? I prefer using the rocket launcher as opposed to the machine gun, is there a way to have the Catch-A-Ride station to default ...
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How much shield does Phalanx Shield provide for Axton's turret?

Unlocking the ability "Phalanx Shield" grants a +1 shield to each Sabre turret. I'm curious as to how much damage each "shield" can take? Is it dependent on the player's shield? Or is it a set ...
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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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What is the easiest way to gain Eridium? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where can I find more Eridium? I'm looking to get a lot of Backpack upgrades and Ammo upgrades, but one thing I'm having trouble finding is Eridium. Do certain areas ...
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Is there any bonuses to complete optional quests? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What do you get when you complete bonus objectives (with the blue plus on it)? Sometimes you'll find a mission like "Assassinate the Assassins", where optional missions ...
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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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Is the Torgue DLC included in the Season Pass?

I know the Mechromancer DLC is not included, but is the Mr. Torgue campaign of Carnage included in the Season Pass? Or is it separate like the Mechromancer?
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Borderlands 2 silently quits after pressing “play” in launcher

I have two installations of Borderlands on different PCs. On first one everything gone without problems at all, but on the second one game just silently closes without any messages when I click play ...
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Will playing the Torgue slots yield me a net benefit?

Since the Torgue slots in the Mr. Torgue DLC cost rare Torgue Tokens, I'm wondering if my expected value for them is above zero; e.g. if I play a million times, statistically am I likely to have more ...
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What are the max skill points Class Mods can grant?

For Borderlands 1, maximum bonus was +4/3/3, making maximum level for single skill 9. For Borderlands 2 there is no specific information on any of the wikis, except for "Legendary" and "Slayer of ...
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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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Item icons in the inventory menus are switched around

The game runs without any problems other than all of the item menus (backpack, ammo/gun purchase, sell) all have their item icons mixed around so nothing I see is correct). For instance, it shows a ...
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How do I start the Torgue DLC quests [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I begin playing DLC? I have loaded up my Level 50 character who has completed the main campaign on both difficulties and beat the first DLC on the harder mode. I ...
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Can I transfer my PC characters to my Mac?

I was hopeful that I'd be able to download and boot up Borderlands 2 on my mac this morning to the grand sight of all the characters I'd created on the PC version happily waiting for me. ...
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Whilst shooting e-tech guns, the muzzle opens

I noticed that when you fire e-tech guns, as you continue to unload, the muzzle opens up. Is this indication of anything? Added bonus perhaps? Or is it purely aesthetic design.
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When I am hosting a game, how can I maintain storyline/quest completion of my group, but change my character?

I am hosting a multiplayer game with my friends, but I want to use a different character. But if I leave the game, that will reset our progress back to the last checkpoint, and we have to fight my way ...
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How can I slow enemies (especially mini-bosses) as a sniper assassin?

I've completed the game as a sniper assassin and I'm playing through again on True Vault Hunter Mode. For the most part my damage is scaling up and as long as I'm in the zone getting quick critical ...
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Split Screen Network Link Borderlands 2

One issue I had with the first Borderlands game was that multi-player seemed to require a console/game each if you wanted to play with more than 2 players. Looking at the UI of Borderlands 2 it looks ...
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How can I ensure a chubby spawn?

I've played a few hours between two characters having never seen a chubby monster spawn anywhere (as far as I recall anyway) and then I ran into two during my first trip to the caustic caverns with my ...
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How to deal with enemies with full-body shields?

It turns out that in Borderlands 2 some enemies have shields, like Nomads and BUL Loaders. Some shields have minions on it, some have spikes, most are impervious to all damage and bad news in general. ...
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Does Zer0's “Execute” damage depend on deception time?

Since normal melee damage is affected by the time left for your deception mode, I wonder whether the same is true for Zer0's "Execute" skill. EDIT: Thanks Keith for pointing that out ... so how is ...
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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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Are all Bosses farmable? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Do bosses or boss encounters respawn? I've been trying to farm Wilhelm, but he doesn't appear after beating him initially. Do I have to be in Vault Hunter mode to farm ...
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Scaling Borderlands 2 chests in DLC

I've played through Playthrough 1, went and killed the Leviathan in the Pirates DLC, played a bit of Playthrough 2 (1/4th of the way), then I went and beat the Pirates DLC on that playthrough. I was ...
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Do skins carry between characters?

I had previously been under the impression that skins carry over between characters, but while playing the slots with my other character I realized that all the "[Vendor] customer service" skins were ...
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Why am I losing customization in Borderlands 2?

I seem to have the same problem as the person who asked Borderlands 2, skin and head problems?. They didn't get any kind of answer that would help me, so I'm going to add more detail: I play ...
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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?