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The Pre-Sequel came out last week, and we here at The Mary Sue were thrilled to see a game with an equal number of male and female playable characters unheard of! So we spoke with Gearbox Software writer Anthony Burch and 2K Australia writer Maurice Suckling to ask them about representation, female characters, and awesome guns in the new Borderlands. In the Borderlands universe, we always try and find another angle on a character — by giving them more edges and more possibilities of friction with other characters as well as more possibilities for making them distinct. As time went on and I got slightly less ignorant about gender politics while Torgue got slightly more popular, I tried to shift him into a more progressive frame of mind. Everything that helps push characters into their own space increases our chance of surprising players, and of finding surprising interactions between those characters — which follows through into surprising story developments. I think this is something cosplayers have latched onto. My theory is they identify with how un-repressed most of our most popular characters are in the Borderlands universe. Once we did that, it gave us an interesting angle to push on depending on which character you play as. Not only does that make for good drama, but it also makes the fictional world compelling for audiences.

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Borderlands: The Pre-sequel is a continuation of the popular series of post apocalyptic, first-person shooters, contained RPG elements. The game has been produced by 2K Australia studio, BioShock series developer who worked with Gearbox Software, the creators of the series.

Gameplay[ edit ] Gameplay from within a foot Titan, with full heads-up display [10] Titanfall is a shooter game played from a first-person perspective. Players fight as free-running foot soldier “pilots” who can command agile, mech -style exoskeletons—”Titans”—to complete team-based objectives. Killing other players reduces the amount of time remaining. The latter locks onto multiple targets before firing multiple shots in a burst.

Players generally require three Smart Pistol shots to die. Pilot Hunter is similar to Attrition, but only counts pilot kills.

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The original Borderlands lost it’s online functionality back in the summer of last year but in a surprising move the ageing game has been patched and co-op has been re-enabled.

What kind of character is used for this story varies; it can be anyone from a Jerkass to a Corrupt Corporate Executive. Extra points if the character has not only a high opinion of themselves, but also a low opinion of everyone else. But unfortunately for them, they are usually so busy kissing their mirror they don’t see that the plot has a very special treat in stock for them that will thoroughly teach them the error of their ways right before our eyes.

The “breakings” usually involve misfortunes increasing in unpleasantness , Mind Rape , killing everyone they love, And I Must Scream , disease, Cold-Blooded Torture , horrible accidents, and so on; the character will fail in the field they pride themselves on, lose all admirers or their power, and they alone will be responsible for their problems.

Also, they might get pummeled into the ground or verbally torn apart by a “The Reason You Suck” Speech , anything that knocks them off their high horse. No matter how, they either end up bitter and alone or having to depend on others – either way, eating a good fat slice of Humble Pie. This trope evokes either sympathy or schadenfreude from the public; the high-and-mighty may learn the Aesop or not, but the public gets to learn it either way. Which is a rather old idea:

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Story matters more than most people think it does. The post-credits reveal shows the newly-minted Handsome Jack – complete with mask – choking the life out of corporate rival Tassiter. This would have been so much better if Tassiter had been a larger element of the story. A good story just needs to achieve its goals and remain true to its characters. In terms of story-to-gameplay ratio, the player spent many hours clicking on monsters for every minute they spent watching those cutscenes.

But even though the vignettes were short and far between, they still accomplished the basic goal of telling you why you were going to these places and clicking on these monsters.

Borderlands 2, the Pre-Sequel gives you a whole lotta new gameplay featuring the genre blending fusion of shooter and RPG mechanics that players have come to love.

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To clarify, games don’t need to have been released in or even to qualify for this roundup. Any game that’s still available and still considered excellent when ranked against the best of today is eligible. We think that’s the most useful approach to helping you decide which video games deserve space on your PC’s hard drive, and which aren’t worth consideration even when their prices are cut by 85 percent during a Steam sale.

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Posted on Sunday, 19 October by evil4zerggin Obvious spoilers. I hate to say it, but the more I think about the story of Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, the less I like it.

Borderlands Config Tool unlocks a number of settings not available in the in-game menu. Run the game and change a keybind in the options menu at least once before using this tool. This will create the files and should fix options being disabled in the tool.

Reaper of Souls Via; gameinformer. Up to four players can play together on the same screen making this a must have for couch co-op play. The UI is easy to understand and everyone can get their own loot drop or trade with each other. You have the option between several character classes that all play completely differently from each other. After beating the main story, more content is unlocked such as adventure mode and greater rifts. These modes are randomly generated which adds new ways to play and gain loot.

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However, for those of you who have actually acquired Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel , one way or another, you’ll likely want to know a quick way to dupe weapons without actually having to scavenge for a clone. GameFront has a quick and dirty guide on how to duplicate a weapon in your inventory without going through the hassle of playing the game, finding the exact same gun and giving it to your friend or friends As noted in the article Anyway, the method for duping items and weapons and whatnot is pretty simple.

You must be online with a friend a real friend is likely required or if you have two accounts that can log into the game at once that will also work.

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Want to follow the Club TIA blog? Should they censor content on the internet? September 12, – 4: What does censor mean? Most people would probably say that censorship of the internet should be allowed, but some would say that it shouldn’t be. Another argument for wanting censorship was the belief that some people should not be exposed to certain things such as inappropriate or sexual content. Personally, I don’t believe content on the internet should be censored because the majority of citizens in the United States use and rely on the internet.

We go on the web to learn, play, and communicate. Censoring content on the internet would violate what the U. The first amendment includes freedom of assembly, freedom of the press, freedom of religion, and freedom of speech. Certain things should be age restricted but not blocked. Besides, in this day and age people would find other ways to access the things they want or need regardless. We live in an expediential time, where the web has given us everything with a click of a button.

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Borderlands 2 is a big fall release for both 2K Games and Gearbox, timed to hit just when you might be getting sick of grabbing loot from a certain other game. And as a big fall release, it’s getting a few special editions, because of course it is. Today 2K and Gearbox detailed the two special.

Just a thought, if anyone wanted to run with this while the Pre-Sequel page is still new. As someone who’s colorblind, I’d much rather the strikethrough. I can see that a couple of the codes are different colors, and I think two of them are red, but until I got here, I didn’t realize that one was supposed to be purple Remove Alerts Section[ edit ] I find the Alert section a waste of space.

I opened the page today and there was no alert to today’s key. I added it But when I scrolled down to the table of keys, there was a new key. Can we remove the alerts and re-sort the table of keys from newest first to oldest last?

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Cause mayhem with new weapons equipped with ice and laser capabilities! New enemies offer a space-based twist! Dive deep into the origins of iconic Borderlands villains.

Borderlands: The Handsome Collection is the essential Borderlands compilation and includes the definitive versions of both Borderlands 2 and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel.

Oct 29, 4 This review contains spoilers, click expand to view. The game looks amazing and the music is great. The plot is shallow, filled with characters that are generic, lifeless, and utterly devoid of any reason as to why you might care about them. The main baddy, Gaul, has no motivation for anything he does other than “he’s a bad guy”, no backstory, and no reason for doing anything he does. The NPC protagonists are lifeless, flat, 2-dimensional objects who serve no purpose except as narrative devices to further what can only generously be called a plot.

The voice acting is awful, with the exception of Nathan Fillion, and even he is forced to work with bad, non-sensical writing robots don’t eat, so why a joke about shooting the big baddy in the head and then eating a sandwich? The strikes are boring and linear. Run here, kill some of them, get to the end, kill a boss that is just a scaled up version of one of the thousands of baddies you’ve killed up to that point.

The gameplay consists of just putting as many bullets downrange as possible while occasionally meleeing when things get too close. There is never any sense of tension or risk in this game, because you can either respawn immediately after you die thanks to having “The Light”, or respawn 10 feet further back because the game implemented a checkpoint system for areas where “respawning is limited. Your weapon choice has virtually no impact on the tactics you must employ as the only viable tactic is “shoot lots of bullets into boring enemies and melee if they’re close enough” , and nor does your skill choice, as the skills are on such a long cooldown that they don’t impact the gameplay either.

[Co-Op] Borderlands The Pre-Sequel [w/ TheSolarGamer, Splattercatgaming and Blitzkriegsler] – Part 1