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Score Breakdown Based on 18226 ratings
  1. 10 (4689)
  2. 9 (8116)
  3. 8 (3320)
  4. 7 (1025)
  5. 6 (387)
  6. 5 (216)
  7. 4 (104)
  8. 3 (83)
  9. 2 (51)
  10. 1 (241)

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  • User Rating:7

    A game every one should try once

    borderlands is a game that everyone should try the guns are probly one the most intresting things i have ever seen in a game they look cool and they do the most intresting things. and the enemies in the game are very int... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:4

    A bland Shooter/RPG hybrid which has been way to hyped up.

    After being told by numerous friends how awesome this game was, I decided to buy it at my local Gamestop.While I enjoyed Borderlands for the first few hours, the almost nonexistent storyline and the "go here, kill this/f... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5

    Excellent game, but playing with a friend is essential.

    Borderlands is an excellent game with a few silly design faults that take the shine off a little. Playing with a friend is an absolute blast, although we did think that it dragged on a little too long. The simple thi... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9

    Wait....What?!?

    What is borderlands.....wait don't you already know.....well guess not as you read my review.Well to begin with it's the co-op essentation that took the world by storm.It had been a while since any good co-op first perso... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7

    Borderlands ,despite the numerous flaws, is still an enjoyable game to play.

    Audio: 7/10 Good voice acting supported by hilarious dialogue. Solid sound effects that get repetitive rather quickly. Solid but lacking soundtrack. Visuals: 7/10 Original look and style for the visuals and that is ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5

    This RPS (role-playing shooter) brims with thousands of different guns, intriguing visuals, and epic glitches.

    Borderlands is one-of-a-kind experience with its own unique take on the shoot 'em up side of gaming. The graphics engine in this game has truly given everything in this game a quarky but immersive art style of both 2D sh... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    Guns. Gameplay. Gore. And lots of it.

    Too good to get a review. Only complaint is the ending. BORDERLANDS BORDERLANDS BORDERLANDS BORDERLANDS BORDERLANDS BORDERLANDS BORDERLANDS BORDERLANDS BORDERLANDS BORDERLANDS BORDERLANDS BORDERLANDS BORDERLANDS BORDERL... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5

    Haven't had it long, but I figured I'd help those on the fence about it with whether to pick it up or now.

    Alright, so I've been playing it nonstop since I picked it up, and basically... it's bada**. The shooting mechanics are perfect, and the guns all vary so greatly. It's like Fallout (3) but with a more perfected first-p... Read Full Review

    40 of 41 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    Awesome!:)

    Well...where do I start? I played this game for maybe 10 minutes and immediately was hooked! The game's awesome combat, who doesn't like heads exploding and bodies flying everywhere and also splattering grunts to bits,:)... Read Full Review

    7 of 9 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    I love this game.

    Its everything I would have hoped it to be. I am very fond of loot gathering games like Diablo and even Too Human so needless to say if your like me your gonna really love this game. I havent gotten very far but I tell y... Read Full Review

    1 of 4 users found the following review helpful