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PS Vita Borderlands 2 bundle arrives next month

PS Vita Borderlands 2 bundle arrives next month

Borderlands fans who've waited patiently to play the game from their handheld shan't wait much longer: Sony has announced the upcoming launch of Borderlands 2 for the PlayStation Vita, something that will be kicked off with the availability of a Borderlands 2 Limited Edition PS Vita Bundle next month.

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Borderlands 3 isn’t in the works

Borderlands 3 isn’t in the works

If you were hoping the third installation of the fun and widely popular Borderlands franchise was in the works, prepare yourself: Gearbox's CEO Randy Pitchford has confirmed his company isn't working on the game. In an interview with Polygon recently, he went on to discuss the game and its future, as well as what Gearbox is busy with right now.

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Borderlands 2 update will bring colorblind mode: game programmer tells all

Borderlands 2 update will bring colorblind mode: game programmer tells all

In a long write up in a Gear Box Software's Inside the Box, programmer Jeffrey "botman" Broome has detailed what went into creating a colorblind mode for Borderlands 2, which will arrive in an upcoming game update. Broome delves deep into the topic, covering the biological aspect of colorblindness and what goes into developing a game that meets the condition's needs.

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Borderlands 2 to bring new character and higher level cap

Borderlands 2 to bring new character and higher level cap

Gearbox is looking to increase the level cap in Borderlands 2 from 50 to 61. The new level cap is set to go live on April 2nd for PC, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 gamers alike. Those of you who have purchased the Borderlands 2 Season Pass will be able to get to the new level cap for free, while the regular Borderlands 2 gamers will have to shell out $4.99 to take advantage of it.

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Gearbox partially fixes Borderlands 2 compatibility pack issues on Xbox 360

Gearbox partially fixes Borderlands 2 compatibility pack issues on Xbox 360

The latest DLC for Borderlands 2, Sir Hammerlock's Big Game Hunt, launched earlier this week, giving fans a new line of quests to complete and a new area to explore. This is the third DLC pack released for the game in nearly as many months, but all was not well after Hammerlock launched. Gearbox has been releasing compatibility packs alongside the additional Borderlands 2 content so players who don't buy can still play with those who did, but the latest compatibility pack has been causing some major headaches for players.

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Borderlands 2 prices take a dive on Xbox Live

Borderlands 2 prices take a dive on Xbox Live

If you've been holding on out Borderlands 2 and have an Xbox 360, now might be a good time to buy. As a part of Xbox Live's Countdown to 2013 sale, the Games on Demand price for Borderlands 2 has taken a tip, shaving 33% off to come in at $39.99. That isn't bad for a game as recent as Borderlands 2, and you can also feel good knowing that you're getting a Game of the Year contender on the cheap.

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Borderlands 2 Hammerlock DLC dated, level cap increase coming next year

Borderlands 2 Hammerlock DLC dated, level cap increase coming next year

Anxious to get your hands on Sir Hammerlock's Big Game Hunt, the latest DLC announced for Borderlands 2? Luckily, you don't have too much longer to wait, as a new post on the Borderlands 2 Blog says it'll be available for Xbox 360 and PC on January 15. The PS3 release will follow shortly afterward, with the DLC going live on PSN on January 16.

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2K Games discounting select iOS games through January 2

2K Games discounting select iOS games through January 2

Holiday sales are upon us, folks, and it's not just the big box stores discounting merchandise. Mobile games are also on sale for the holidays, and 2K Games specifically is discounting a select number of iOS games from now until January 2. Titles include Borderlands Legends, Civilization Revolution, NBA 2K13, and more.

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Borderlands 2 declared Raptr’s most played new game of the year

Borderlands 2 declared Raptr’s most played new game of the year

Borderlands 2 was undoubtedly one of the biggest games of the year, and now game tracking service Raptr is giving it all sorts of year-end awards. According to Raptr, Borderlands 2 was the Most Played New Game of the Year among its tracked players, which isn't surprising considering it's such a blast to play with friends. Borderlands 2 also took home Raptr's "No Bathroom Break" and "Most Played Long-Awaited Sequel."

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Borderlands 2 Hammerlock DLC suffers big leak

Borderlands 2 Hammerlock DLC suffers big leak

We know that the next piece of DLC for Borderlands 2 will be called Sir Hammerlock's Big Game Hunt, but at the moment, that's the only thing we "officially" know. Gearbox isn't willing to part with more details at the moment, but thankfully the Internet is here to fill in the blanks. Today a number of reported screenshots from the DLC and a bevy of information about the expansion itself have surfaced, giving Borderlands 2 fans a lot to salivate over.

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Borderlands 2 patch fixes rank resets on 360, new DLC confirmed

Borderlands 2 patch fixes rank resets on 360, new DLC confirmed

A while back, we heard about a pretty nasty Borderlands 2 bug that was resetting players' badass ranks and the stat boosts they had purchased with badass tokens. It was an issue that had a lot of players upset, but Xbox 360 players are finally receiving a fix in the latest Borderlands 2 update. The fix restores badass rank and will reissue the badass tokens you earned while exploring Pandora, letting you increase your stat bonuses back to where they were or go a completely different route this time around.

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SlashGear Evening Wrap-Up: November 20, 2012

SlashGear Evening Wrap-Up: November 20, 2012

Welcome to Tuesday evening everyone! Today we found out that shipping times for the iPhone 5 have gone down to two weeks, which should be good news for those who have been waiting to get their hands on one. HP announced that Autonomy's "serious accounting improprieties" have left it with a whopping $8.8 billion bill, while afterward insiders were saying that HP never wanted to close on the Autonomy deal in the first place.

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