- Borderlands 2
- Sub Genre:
- First Person
- Release Date (US):
- September 18th, 2012
- Release Date (UK):
- September 21st, 2012
- Online Players:
- Gearbox Software
- 2K Games
- RP [Rating Pending]
- PSU Rank:
- 0 of 1169 Games
- PSU Rank on PS3:
- 0 of 0 Games
- Additional Information:
- Also coming for Xbox 360 and PC.
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Borderlands 2 is one of the best co-op experiences of this generation and vastly superior to its predecessor, which is saying a lot. Get lost under a pile of loot as you join friends on the battlefield in your new quest on Pandora.
- Addictive looting system
- Terrific co-op experience with solid gameplay
- Hilarious characters in a vastly improved narrative
- Graphic, mostly texture, issues
- Occasional bugs
- Only fair vehicle mechanics and usage
The studio behind 2009's stylish first-person shooter, the addictive and clever Borderlands, deserves credit for putting out a co-op game with massive cajones. Gearbox Software created one of our favorite titles of this generation, it fed the dirty habits of loot whores, and its subsequent add-on content reminded us that downloadable content can be good, really good. The gameplay was tight, especially in co-op; the artis...
Borderlands 2 News
After being teased during Comic-Con, fans of the Borderlands series have been waiting with baited breath to hears news on the newest character to hit Pandora. That wait is finally over however, with Gearbox announcing that Krieg, Borderlands 2's new playable Psycho, will be released May 14 on Pla...
Borderlands 2 has sold nearly six million copies worldwide, publisher Take-Two has announced. For reference, the loot-happy shooter had sold around five million units by the end of October last year, becoming “one of the most successful releases in 2K’s history.” Take-Two con...
The official winner of the Video Game Awards' Best Character of the Year was announced. The fellow nominated favorite characters to grace our consoles included Master Chief from Halo 4, Connor from Assassin's Creed III, Gangplank from Borderlands II, and both male and female Shepard from Mass Effec...
Borderlands 2’s next batch of post-launch content has been confirmed as the Mister Torgue’s Campaign of Carnage expansion pack. Developer Gearbox Software confirmed the information via Twitter in the guise of Mister Torgue himself, writing, “Are you badass enough to survive &lsq...
Sales estimates for Borderlands 2 in North America for its debut month total at around 1.82 million. The figure comes in light of calculations based on the latest NPD data, where analyst Anita Frazer noted the Gearbox title “exceeded the first month’s unit sales of the first game whic...
Gearbox Software has announced that Borderlands 2’s Captain Scarlett and Her Pirate’s Booty DLC will be released on PlayStation Network and Xbox LIVE on October 16. The pack will set you back $9.99 via PSN and 800 Microsoft Points over XBL. Captain Scarlett adds extra missions to t...
Gearbox Studios has released the first patch update for its blockbuster first-person shooter role-playing game Borderlands 2. Granted, the update doesn't cultivate as much ground as updates for titles like, say, Skyrim do, but this update still fixes some substantial issues. Here are the patch note...
The president of Gearbox Software has poured cold water on last week’s rumors suggesting that Borderlands 3 is in development. Speaking on Twitter, Randy Pitchford made it clear that a third entry in the critically-acclaimed action franchise is not in the works. His comments come after Bord...
Anthony Burch, lead writer for Gearbox Software, has let slip that a third entry in the Borderlands franchise is already in the planning stage. That’s according to MP1st, which claims that Burch dropped the news during the most recent instalment of The Totally Rad Show. Nothing else was ...
Borderlands 2 has become the U.K.'s biggest-selling videogame launch of 2012 so far, eclipsing Mass Effect 3's record. Released in Blighty last Friday, the Gearbox-developed sequel topped Mass Effect 3’s record by over 4,000 copies. Furthermore, it also bested its predecessor’s effor...
Borderlands 2 Features
September’s come and gone, thus kicking off the inevitable landslide of triple-A titles that will continue to battle it out for the contents of your wallet until the New Year comes knocking. While the last remnants of summer provided a couple of gems in the shape of Sleeping Dogs and Darksider...
If you followed PSU's extensive coverage of Borderlands 2 last week, you might know that I was recently given the chance to sit down with a near-complete build of the game and play as the enigmatic assassin Zer0. I tried to be as thorough as possible in my hands-on impressions, but one simply cann...
Borderlands 2 is anything but your standard sequel. Not merely content with treading the same ground on a prettier engine and calling it “cash”, the guys and gals at Gearbox Software are setting out to craft a game that tops its forebear in every conceivable way. That's no easy feat when...