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Borderlands 2

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The critically acclaimed Borderlands 2, winner of more than 55 editorial awards, brings a new era of shoot and loot to all you crazy Vault Hunters!

NOTICE: Borderlands 2 for the App Store allows for co-op play ONLY with GameCenter friends.  Steam and Mac App Store versions are incompatible for cross-platform play.

Borderlands 2 furthers the distinct blending of First Person Shooter and Role Playing genres to create the true evolution of the Role Playing Shooter. Borderlands 2 features a new visually stunning array of procedurally generated guns, shields, grenades, artifacts, enemies and more. Choose one of the four new character classes to be taken through a carefully crafted and connected story to all new and surprising environments across the living planet of Pandora.

• Exclusive to the Mac App Store version of Borderlands 2, enjoy the new Fired Up skins along with a unique head for each vault hunter. Oh and we threw in a Contraband Sky Rocket Grenade mod too. Now go have some fun! •


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• Please Check System Requirements Prior to Purchasing.

In order to run the game with satisfactory performance, your Mac must meet these minimum system requirements: 2.2 GHz CPU Speed | 4 GB RAM | 13 GB free disk space | (ATI): Radeon HD 2600; (NVidia): GeForce 8800 | 256 MB VRam

Borderlands 2 supports both the Microsoft Xbox 360 wired gamepad AND the PlayStation 3 Dualshock 3 Wireless Controller

Recommended System Requirements:
CPU Speed: 2.6 GHz | Memory: 8 GB or higher | Video RAM: 512 MB

NOTICE: Borderlands 2 does not utilize Steam for encryption and will not work with Steam Borderlands 2 DLC.

NOTICE: Shift codes do not work on the MacAppStore version of Borderlands 2.

NOTICE: This game is not supported on volumes formatted as Mac OS Extended (CaseSensitive)

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What's New in Version 1.8.4

• Added language support for French, German, Italian, and Spanish
• Increased “Legendary” drop rates across the game
• Balance changes to player characters
• Dozens of bug fixes


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Customer Reviews

Better than the other Borderlands

Absolutely love this game. It would be nice to have a pack added to the in app purchase where it spices up some areas on the map and the characters with nudity, but also be able to set a setting in the settings to show how much intensity of nudity or sexual content, also to be able to change up how much you want your character to wear & what to wear. This is one of the things that make games better in some ways (depending on the person). Other than that, ive had a couple crashes or my game froze, but not so much. It’d be nice if there were some futuristic weapons added in the game, cause im getting pretty tired of the same old ones even though ive bought all the in app purchased packs.

I thought the DLC was in-app purchased

But when I started the game it didn’t show any of the DLC that was said to have in-app, instead I have the standard game with just the four Vault Hunters and the main campaign. Now the game is working very well in my MacPro but I’m a little confused as to why the DLC is not included. If this is a problem then please tell what I have to do to get the full package of the game AND NOT JUST THE STANDARD GAME. Then maybe I’ll rate this a bit hire and enjoy the game a lot more. Thank you.

Edit: Okay I found the problem, but it tells me that I have to pucrchase the DLC in-app, as in it wasn’t what I was thinking and now I feel like and idiot.

The launch bug

I am seriously starting to think they dont know how to fix the launch bug ad i llove this game so id like to be able to play it again

Borderlands 2
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  • $19.99
  • Category: Games
  • Updated:
  • Version: 1.8.4
  • Size: 17.64 GB
  • Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
  • Seller:
You must be at least 17 years old to download this app.
  • Frequent/Intense Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
  • Infrequent/Mild Realistic Violence
  • Frequent/Intense Mature/Suggestive Themes
  • Frequent/Intense Profanity or Crude Humor
  • Infrequent/Mild Simulated Gambling
  • Infrequent/Mild Horror/Fear Themes
  • Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References

Compatibility: OS X 10.8.5 or later

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