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.
The game builds upon game-play elements introduced in its predecessor. It's a first-person shooter that includes character-building elements found in role-playing games, leading Gearbox to call the game a "role-playing shooter." At the start of the game, players select one of four (or five with DLC) new characters, each with a unique special skill and with proficiencies with certain weapons.
- Release date: September 18, 2012 (US), September 21, 2012 (UK)
- Developer: Gearbox Software
- Publisher: 2K Games
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