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Submitted by csreynolds 789d ago | article

The story behind Michael Mamaril

On Monday, I was reviewing my Borderlands 2 Trophy list when I came across the ‘Tribute to A Vault Hunter’ achievement. According to its description, I needed to acquire an item from Michael Mamaril. After a few minutes of intelligent Googling, I discovered that Michael is a non-playable character residing in Sanctuary who, if you talk to him, will give you some rare loot. The lengths some people will go to for interesting conversation… (Borderlands 2, Gearbox Software, PC, PS3, Xbox 360)

xyxzor  +   790d ago
It's good to see developers doing some good despite all the horrible business practices we've had in the industry lately. Bravo Gearbox!
onyoursistersback  +   789d ago
now this is really good news, this should be on the top of N4G.
Enigma_2099  +   789d ago
They need the space for the "Sony is doomed" articles.
antz1104  +   789d ago
Wow, I didnt put the two together. Kudos Gearbox, thats pretty damn commendable.
clarick01  +   789d ago
I've always liked it when developers do stuff like this.
fOrlOnhOpe57  +   789d ago
You're a class act, Gearbox. Not the first time that Ive read how they are in touch with and appreciate their fanbase. Classy game too, btw.
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Enigma_2099  +   789d ago
I just met the guy the other night... this is the coolest thing I've heard in a while!
Tainted Gene  +   789d ago
cheers
cleft5  +   789d ago
This made me cry a little. It's good to see that the true spirit of gaming still exist with some game developers and I am glad this guy lives on in his favorite game.

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