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A 2014 first-person role playing shooter developed by Gearbox Software for the PC, PS3, Xbox 360, and PS Vita. It is the third game in the Borderlands franchise, taking place in between Borderlands 1 and Borderlands 2.

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How does the grinder work?

The tutorial mission on how to use the grinder machine is not very in-depth. It has you put in three of the same rarity weapons (in this case, white), and it gives you a better, blue gun. Other than ...
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What pick-ups are shared in co-op?

In Borderlands The Pre-Sequel, what pick-ups are shared in co-op? Ammo? Moonstones? Grenades? Money? Oz canisters? Customization items?
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How do Fragtrap's Subroutines work?

One of Fragtrap's skill trees, Fragmented Fragtrap, focuses on some Subroutines that give bonuses and penalties to different weapons. How do Subroutines work, what are Frag Stacks, and how bad is ...
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What is the difference between "revive" and "revive with oxygen"?

When I go up to a downed teammate, the game gives me two options: "Revive" and "Revive with Oxygen". What is the difference between these two options? How much oxygen does reviving with oxygen consume?...
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Is Claptrap's action skill entirely random?

When Claptrap uses his action skill, it will cause one of several outcomes, such as Torgue Fiesta or Pirate Ship Mode. Are all of the VaultHunter.exe outcomes equally likely? Are some outcomes more ...
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How to access the Dahl weapon chest in the Outlands Canyon, behind the electric fence?

In Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, in the Outlands Canyon (which you can access about 25% through the game), there is a Dahl weapon chest behind an electric fence. How can I access it? Normally, there ...
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How do I access my SHiFT code golden keys in the Pre-Sequel?

I've been dutifully entering Shift codes since the Pre-Sequel launched, and I should have over 20 saved up by now. When I finally got around to visiting the golden key chest, I saw that I had only 9 ...
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What is the opening song of Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel?

In the opening sequence of Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel while the bandits are hijacking a Hyperion rocket, what is the song? It's not on the soundtrack.
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What is the True Vault Hunter Mode?

After I killed the final boss of of the Pre-Sequel a message popped up that said that I have unlocked the "True Vault Hunter Mode". It also said that the enemies are tougher, the loot better and that ...
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Who are RedBelly parodying in Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel?

RedBelly remind me so much of another two set of characters with a very similar repertoire, but I can't for the life of me place a name. I assume I'm thinking of some sort of '50s commentators. I ...
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Can't get back from Sub Level 13

So I've done the mission at Sub Level 13 and got my E-gun. Now, I'm stuck at Titan Industrial Facility when I try to get back. All the doors out seem closed and I'm just running in circles with no way ...
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What are the Personal Items?

I found that every character has a "Personal Item" in his inventory after you start the game. My question is: What is the purpose of it? I mean yeah you could sell it for 100$ but that really is ...
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Easiest ways to get Legendaries in Borderlands Pre Sequel

Does anyone know of any way to get Legendary weapons quickly end efficiently in Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel? I've tried grinding basic enemies and npcs, but haven't seemed to be able to get any.
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What exactly is Luneshine?

I've seen a gun in my inventory with a Luneshine effect. IIRC, the effect wasn't a normal stat that can come on a gun. Is this something that you have to unlock? What exactly does the Luneshine ...
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How do I play correctly as a Sniper?

I really like to play with sniper rifles in shooters and since these are also present in Borderlands, I'm really looking for a character whose skill tree synergizes with this kind of weapon. I have a ...
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How do you get out of the 'transit tube' in Claptastic Voyage?

In the Claptastic Voyage DLC, you move around parts of it in this 'high speed transit tube' (for lack of a better term). I realize I appear to have missed some content in one of the sub-areas and ...
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How can I complete the optional objective on the Space Jam sidequest?

When you are asked to slam down onto the hoop, there is an optional objective to do it while on fire. There are multiple incendiary barrels nearby to use, but when you use the jump pad, you go outside ...
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The first three Borderlands games got a update on Steam today, July 22, 2022? What did it do?

The first three Borderlands games got a update on Steam today, July 22, 2022? What did it do? There's no News on the Store pages to tell me what happened. Seashell the Otter says: By the looks of it, ...
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How do I align the version numbers of my Epic and Steam versions so I can play together?

How do I align the version numbers of my Epic and Steam versions so I can play together? The Epic Games version is BORDERLANDSTPS-2.0.0 The Steam version is BORDERLANDSTPS-1.0.7... I've seen a ...
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How long do Claptrap's "High Five!" buffs last?

One of Claptrap's end-of-tree skills allow the giving of high fives, which, upon succcessful high five, gives both participants a buff (+15% gun damage, +50% firerate and regenerate 3% max health "for ...
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I can't get past the moonshot on True Vault Hunter Mode

I'm trying to play True Vault Hunter mode using Handsome Jack. Once I got moonshot, I never got the cut scene and I can't open the door to the Wastes. I also can't see my gun or HUD and can only use ...
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Is this exploit patched?

So there is an exploit in Borderlands the Pre-Sequel and I was wondering if it is now patched but I am unable to verify it myself. Its kind of hard to explain so I left a link to the video below, ...
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Can I new-game-plus Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel with a different character?

Once completed the game, you are offered to re-play it in new-game-plus mode, that is, keeping your stuff, level and perks. The increased challenge of having tougher enemies around makes it a new ...
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I can't stop finding one exact type of weapon?

I've only been killing common enemies in Vorago Solitude like Eternals and Lost Legion enemies, however I've been only getting one kind of drop. White, fire, laser guns. Literally every single gun ...
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How can I loot or pickup the Excalibastard?

There is a legendary item called the Excalibastard located at the very top of the map Stanton's Liver. How can I pick this item up? Pressing E currently does nothing... Do I have to be at a ...
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How to unlock weapon slots in Pre-Sequel?

I have a problem. I was level 20 when my friend joined my game, we beat it and now we're playing true vault hunter mode but my friend still only has 2 weapon slots. Will he unlock them in True Vault ...
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What is the easiest way to get the pitchfork in borderlands the pre sequel?

I have played all of the borderlands games and beat them all too. I also like playing Aurelia the baroness in the pre sequel but I cant find the pitchfork. Is there an easier way to get it?
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How do Jack's dopplegangers work?

How does their aggro work? Do they attack the closest enemy or the weakest or strongest? How does their damage stack up to yours? Is it the same or a percentage? Do they use grenades if you have any ...
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What is the Personal - System Logs item in my inventory? [duplicate]

I see that I have a new category in my inventory named Personal, and it contains an item called System Logs. What is this for? Will I need it in the future or can I sell it to make room for other ...
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How do I complete the Lava Leap badass challenge in the Crisis Scar map?

Description of the challenge says Jump the lava river from the top of the Comms Facility. I don't know where you could climb that would let you jump the lava river, so any tips would be great!
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Co-op quests count in single player?

Does the progress of campaign or side-quest missions carry over to single player? Do I have to host the online game for it to count towards my single player campaign?
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What's level-scaled in Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel?

What's level-scaled in the game? I've got LV6 Kraggon Pebbles in Serenity's Waste and entered it as a LV5 Doppelganger. The loot inside the chest of the quest Oz Kit location was, on two different ...
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Can I reset my Badass Points?

I accidentally upgraded a wrong stat when I leveled up my Badass rank. Now I want to undo it but I couldn't find an option for it. The only thing I found was Enabling/Disabling the bonuses but it ...
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Borderlands Pre-Sequel Didn't Unlock True Vault Hunter Mode?

I've finished the main story twice now and I haven't unlocked TVHM yet. I was told it comes after you report to Jack near the end but that hasn't happened. What's wrong?
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Can I put Shift Keys back in machine?

So I redeemed Some shift keys in the pre-sequel and I took them out using one of my characters, but I haven't used them. Is there a way to put them back and use them with with another character or ...
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Is there a level requirement to see the shift kiosk?

I am playing Borderlands and I'm in Concodria looking at town square, and there is no shift kiosk for me. Is it because I am only level 7, or because I am on a Mac?
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How do you get back from Z8N-TP?

I can get TO the CL4PTP unit in Tycho's Ribs for it's quest but when I try to use the jumppad to get back, it always tosses me into the rotating spire in the middle and instakills me. I have tried ...
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Questions about loyalty rewards for playing previous borderlands?

How do i get loyalty reward? Do i need to have both savegame or i just need 1 savegame to get loyalty reward? Right now i just has borderlands 1 savegame Is there any different reward from BL 1 or 2 ...
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Is there actually a large change in accuracy with Compensated pistols' "+350% Weapon Accuracy"?

The first chest of Hyperion Station, while grinding against the Legionaries and opening it while Jack's getting beat on the floor, sometimes, I'm seeing some very big numbers in the loot's ...
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How to trigger vendors giving level-matched equipment in the Holodome and Claptrap, before Regolith Range?

How to trigger vendors giving level-matched equipment in the Holodome and Claptrap, before Regolith Range? Somehow I did it without entering Regolith Range, presumably by just getting to level 8? I ...
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Is there a way to trigger the Loyalty Bonus for having the first game, on Linux?

Is there a way to trigger the Loyalty Bonus for having the first game, on Linux? I assumed it just checked for the existence of the first game's saves in the same place that the rewarding game stores ...
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Jack's Leadership and Nisha Blood of the Guilty

I'm playing with another person and I'm wondering if this combination of skill works (we're too low level to try): Jack with Leadership (every digi-jack death counts as a kill) Nisha with Blood of ...
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Where to get purple rocket launchers?

I am trying to get a purple rarity rocket launcher so I can grind the Badaboom in the grinder, where can I find one? I have tried attacking the secret boss in the lava fall, but I haven't yet found a ...
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How can I reset my badass rank bonus stats?

Is there a way to reset your badass ranks on Borderlands The pre-sequel on PC and Steam?
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Are there any way to farm legendary shields beyond the Grinder?

I've understood that you can try to farm legendaries weapons at the Grinder using correct recipes. However I haven't found any ways to farm legendary shields. I'm trying to get The Sham. So far the ...
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Where's the critical hit location on Rathyds?

Where's the critical hit location on Rathyds? I've killed over 700, maybe over 1000, and only seen them report crits, like, thrice at most? Where do I aim for crits, and do only natural ones, a.k.a ...
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Claptrap in his own mind?

I'm curious how Claptastic Voyage explains entering Claptrap's mind if you're playing as Claptrap? Is it a different Claptrap?
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Has the loot system been rebalanced in the pre-sequel?

So, I picked up the pre-sequel, and am about level 15. I've already found an orange shield from a badass enemy, and seen three in the Marcus Machines. They do however seem nerfed compared to the kind ...
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How do stacks work in the Borderlands Pre-Sequel?

I've noticed many skills reference a stack of some sort, but I can't seem to find any reference to the stack. Is it simply a counter? Do the stacks increase ever? Here is an in game example. ...
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Can I get Claptastic Voyage for The Handsome Collection on the ps4?

I bought the disc but can't locate any DLC for claptastic voyage. Is it not available on the ps4?
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