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Borderlands 2 review
Borderlands 2 is a sequel developed in a shooter genre with the elements of a looter. It can boast of improved game systems and narrative. If you have played the origin, you will appreciate the changes for the better. Here you are offered to choose one of the hunters and fight with all those enemies. Again there are plenty of creatures and evil characters here. But your key enemy is Handsome Jack, a president of a large corporation with unlimited greed.
In general, all personalities of this title are designed in a charming way. There are rather smart dialogues between them. You will find a lot of stylish elements here. The characters wear the marvelous detailed costumes and show the bright emotions making this addictive gunfest even more interesting. Everything from the content to the mechanics is worthy of your attention and time spent on it.
Play Borderlands 2 with friends in the co-op mode and alone as a solo game. There is the epic arena mode where you become a champion if you manage to achieve the goals. The gameplay features plenty of unique levels and raids. You are suggested to select vehicles and useful resources. You will travel around looking for the treasure, fighting against the pirates, meeting the awful monsters, unlocking the skills, completing the new levels, applying the upgrade packs. There are also side quests. You will never get bored with this game. On the contrary, you will have perfect playing experience with smart challenges and useful in-app purchases extending your possibilities.
You will enjoy rather difficult gameplay with the stunning story which makes you engaged from the very beginning. The content is very rich. There are a lot of kinds of weapons including grenades, guns, rifles, and more. The game gets more complicated when you are leveling up. It is a real challenge!
The graphics are superb. Taking into account the time of the release of the title, it still looks attractive and fresh.
- It has a rich complicated gameplay full of speedy action;
- There are plenty of weapons;
- It supports a lot of languages.
- There is no public matchmaking for an Appstore version;
- Frequent violence is possible;
- There is a lack of visual customization.