IGN: Borderlands 2 Video Review

When you’ve managed to create an unexpectedly great first entry for a franchise, it begs the question: What the hell do you do with the sequel? In the case of Borderlands 2 developer Gearbox has decided to largely stick with what worked the first time around, while implementing a host of tweaks that make it an overall superior game. A few relatively minor complaints aside, Borderlands 2 improves not only the narrative, but almost every major game system. If you’ve been itching for a reason to jump back into the world of Pandora, Borderlands 2 provides a more than ample supply.

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Relientk772076d ago

Awesome score, cant wait for this game. It looks better than the first

Nimblest-Assassin2076d ago

Soon... this game will be in our hands

Sucks that Im in uni... I have to wait, or my marks will drop down the drain

mewhy322076d ago

I've already preordered this game for the 360 weeks ago. I'm very excited. Can't wait to go back to Pandora.

MuhammadJA2076d ago

Agreed. This will be a better purchase than RE6.

Steam version for me!

geth1gh2076d ago

I wonder when we will be able to pre-load it? I hope they give us ample time to actually have it downloaded by midnight launch.

Megaton2076d ago

Pre-load is live. Did mine this morning. You might have to restart Steam if it's not available to you.

Chuk52076d ago

Just one weekend between us now, bl2.

3-4-52076d ago

Now that they added colors besides 9 shades of brown I also like the Art style.

This game is what the first one was supposed to be so it better be good. And sounds like it's living up to the hype.

hagla2076d ago

@ 3-4-5
The first one was what it was supposed to be, awesome. This one looks even better though.

capjacksparrow2076d ago

I loved Borderlands and I'm sure I'll love this one even more. One of the best co op games this generation in my opinion!

Lucretia2076d ago

hope it has more enemy and enviorment variety than part 1. i couldnt finish the first game let alone play more than 20 hours of it.

my friends gettin it so i will try it again :P

Nimblest-Assassin2076d ago

Here is a picture of all the enemies in BL2... enough variety for yah?


Oh and btw... there is a huge variety in the environment

Acid seas, metropolises, industrial areas, volcanoes, seas, etc

CrimsonessCross2076d ago (Edited 2076d ago )

I found Zapdos! :3

But yeah I agree on the environment and enemies...
Better AI, more variety of everything makes the game that much more awesome :D

Oh, and one more thing. I wonder who the person is that is hiding between a couple of those golems... x) (between the yellow and purple, black hair with a part that has white hair O.o)

FunAndGun2076d ago

Awesome pic! thanks for posting.

toxic-inferno2076d ago

@ CrimsonessCross

The guy with the dark hair and white stripe is Handsome Jack; the games antagonist.

Lucretia2076d ago

well i remember fighting 85% skags, 10% humans, 2% flying birds, then some of the other stuff.

i never beat the game u

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deep_fried_bum_cake2076d ago

"well i remember fighting 85% skags, 10% humans, 2% flying birds, then some of the other stuff.

i never beat the game u"

Didn't beat the game? It sounds like you didn't get out of Fyrestone.

kostchtchie_2076d ago

plus all the expansions, cannot wait for bl2 brilliant game my favorite fps this gen

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