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8.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 667 ratings
  1. 10 (260)
  2. 9 (304)
  3. 8 (69)
  4. 7 (19)
  5. 6 (4)
  6. 5 (7)
  7. 4 (0)
  8. 3 (0)
  9. 2 (1)
  10. 1 (3)

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  • User Rating 9

    The most guns I have ever seen in a game combined with great multiplayer, Honestly, I have never found two guns the same

    Rated on November 02, 2012 by gunslinger024

    After beating this game twice I still cant put the controller down, because every time I play I find something new. Literally millions of guns to choose from thanks to a random gun generating feature ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    A fun game that fuses two genres and throws in Diablo-style looting, cel-shaded graphics, and a quirky sense of humor...

    Rated on December 18, 2012 by Seshohama

    Introduction Borderlands is a first-person shooter/role-playing game hybrid that features cel-shaded graphics, a Diablo-inspired loot system, 4 player co-op, and a refreshing sense of humor. You play...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    I NEVER liked RPGs BUT this is the first RPG, I am absolutely in love with!

    Rated on February 13, 2013 by insane_metalist

    - First of all.. I NEVER in my whole entire life liked any RPG game. I sort of gave up on RPGs, I was always bored with them. But a friend of mine was telling me how great the game is. So.. one day I...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    As a whole its good but it shouldn't be bought used. Find out why and more inside.

    Rated on November 15, 2010 by blackwingzero

    Borderlands Game of the year edition is a first person shooter from Gearbox that takes place on the planet of Pandora a sort of desert like planet if you will. Players will take on the role of one of ...

    4 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    Offers a huge amount of missions, upgrades, enemies & - most importantly - guns.

    Rated on November 17, 2010 by Hairygrim

    What first sparked my interest was not the hype before the original release, the quantity of dlc, nor the announcement of the Game of the Year edition & the fact it would include all this juicy dlc fo...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    An addictive RPG-FPS hybrid that is best played with friends

    Rated on November 27, 2010 by IBLEEDBLUE33

    Wow Borderlands came out of nowhere for me. I noticed the review was good and the style looked interesting. But I never dreamed I would put as much time as I have with this game. This is a shoot and l...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    1, 2, 3, I'm talkin' 'bout, D, L, C!

    Rated on February 02, 2011 by AjaxNeron

    Gameplay If you would have asked me my opinion on the game after playing for the first 25 minutes, I probably would have said, "Borederlands". It takes a while to really get into the game, and ...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Southern fried Sci Fi - A great blend of shooter, RPG and attitude!

    Rated on January 17, 2011 by wwlettsome

    Borderlands is a very good game...not a perfect one but it will keep you entertained for hours. From the opening music to art style and the game play you will find yourself quickly immersed in the ...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    So worth the money

    Rated on April 15, 2011 by blabr70

    I, like many people in this economy am doing my best to be frugal when it comes to money these days. So when a friend suggested I should try out Borderlands GOTY edition I was a bit skeptical. Boy ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    A nicely presented package that unfortunately lacks depth.

    Rated on May 02, 2011 by ReinholdMessner

    Expectations is something which often becomes dangerously entwined with video games. A game can be genuinely better than expected, just as it can conversely be a lot worse than expected. Problems star...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.