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Borderlands 2

Discussion in 'Games' started by 1Kurgan1, Jul 26, 2012.

  1. 1Kurgan1

    1Kurgan1 The Knife in your Back

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    http://www.pcgamer.com/2012/02/29/borderlands-2-to-use-steamworks/

    Steamworks, Gamespy is gone.

    I think they had to do that. Not only is Steamworks better and the direction that Gearbox seems to be heading with all their PC releases. But Gamespy on BL 1 allowed people to play online without legitimate copies, and I can assume that wasn't what they had planned.
     
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    Newegg sent me a Email to confirm they have charged my card, now time to wait for shipping!
     
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    brandonwh64 Addicted to Bacon and StarCrunches!!!

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    Man that must suck. I would have rather gotten it on steam so you could just pre download it before release.
     
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    Random Murderer The Anti-Midas

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    Can't wait until midnight! I'll be at GameStop picking up my Ultimate Loot Chest(for PC of course)
    EDIT: And I'll be on tonight. Anyone who wants to join up for some four-player, shoot me a PM some time before 1AM EST(when I'll probably be getting home) and I'll send you my TeamSpeak and Steam info.
     
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    1Kurgan1 The Knife in your Back

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    Less than 12 hours to go. Sucks that I hear EU got screwed and has to wait till the 21st.
     
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    sounds par for the course. seems a lot of games go that rout.
     
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    No it doesn't. We don't live in the EU! Good times! :toast::laugh:

    I wasn't really looking forward to this game.. but I think I'll get it anyways.
     
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    brandonwh64 Addicted to Bacon and StarCrunches!!!

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    Launch trailer just posted!

     
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    CDKeysDiscount has this for 29.99 fyi
    got mine from amazon a long time ago, can't wait!
     
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    erocker Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Ugh.. Green Man Gaming's site is soooo slow right now. I'm afraid to purchase it from there atm...
     
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    Sweet baby jebus, only 5.25 hours till it's released!
     
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    Is that place legit? I'm not bashing but seriously asking if anyone has bought from there.
     
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    Looking forward to running a Jakob's Pistoleer again. Nothing beats roleplaying as Roland from the dark tower. Well, maybe roleplaying as jessica biel in powder blue. But those are completely different reasons
     
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    cjs is great, and my first choice - but not always the lowest. a great site is:

    DLCompare

    which compares the prices from different cd key sites. they also make anonymous purchases testing each site's legitimacy. if it's on that site there is a good chance it's legit - i've shopped from 3 sites (on DLCompare) other than cjs and they all went fine.
     
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    im too poor to get this game now, maybe closer to Christmas as right now my money is being used to build my kid a decent computer.

    Lots of screenshots in the coming days plz guys :D
     
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    I can't wait for it tomorrow! Too bad I won't have time to play it until Thursday....
     
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    Yeah sorry about not being able to sell to you in time, someone else got to it first.
     
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    Well had a good time tonight, played with Ufgy and a few other friends. Then was just me and Ufgy and Haru joined us. Wasn't too happy about the Gunzerker, he looks a bit "special", till I put on this sweet helmet.

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    Now I don't mind him so much.

    Also been screen capping all the cutscenes, BL1 they all made for great desktops, and here it's the same, I think Scooter takes the cake so far.
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    I love the looks, but what is this game about? Quakefest? Serious Sam revisited? Or a story or something more?
     
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    Copying BL2 over to an external so I can have "fun" at work :)
     
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