Winners: Borderlands 2 Strategy Guide

Winners: Borderlands 2 Strategy Guide

Your guide to Pandora awaits

Written by DavieMarshall on 25 September 12 at 11:14

OK guys, the entries are in and the winners have been picked. It's my pleasure to announce the following two winners of these awesome Borderlands 2 strategy guides from Brady Games.

We simply asked you why you wanted to get your hands on a copy. The top response we liked out of all your submissions, and the winner of the Limited Edition version of the guide (pictured below) is Skinstakovic with the following:

Special guide


I'd like a copy for all the bonus information. I think developers put a lot of work in to their games and many gamers brush over it for a quick completion or gamerscore. Like in mass effect, I read every new codex entry as it unlocked and I had a much better appreciation for the game world as I knew all about the races and technology for example. Having a copy of the guide and this information will just mean I enjoy this awesome game even more.Well done mate! I wish I could say I wasn't jealous, but this is currently sitting in my games room and it's packed with great artwork, suggestions, tips, maps, bios... plus it has that 'new book' smell that even the best YouTube videos can't provide!

Our second winner takes home the Signature Series Edition of course, and this honour goes to http://www.trueachievements.com/Callum+x360a.htm for the following entry:

Standard guide


I really enjoy strategy guides. I don't buy them for games like Gears of War, Halo or Assassin's Creed, but I normally pick one up for the big RPG games.

It's not because I can't finish the games on my own, it's because I like being able to reference the guide at any point, without having to search the internet. To me, a strategy guide is a collector's item, and that's the main reason I buy them. I love my collection of guides, though my collector's editions are severely lacking due to lack of funds. I have three; Final Fantasy XII and XIII, and Zelda: Skyward Sword.

The Borderlands guide looks stunning, and would make a great addition to my guides that I display proudly. To win the guide would be fantastic, as I imagine by the time I can afford one, they will be sold out.
Both of these answers struck a chord with our voting Newshound panel. There are some games which just beg for a complimentary guide. Not so that you can waltz through for an easy completion, not so you can quickly locate the best loot to level up more quickly, but because the game deserves to be enjoyed in full. Pandora is such a rich world I know these guys are going to have a blast diving in with their guide for accompaniment as they hunt out all the Easter Eggs and admire all of the associated artwork and additional content that Brady Games bring to the table.

Thanks to everyone who entered, and to the guys at Brady Games for this awesome opportunity. Don't forget, if you've missed out here there's still time to pick up the Signature Series Edition for yourself. If you're really quick you can secure a Limited Edition copy while stock lasts.
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DrShoe1976
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DrShoe1976
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Last post: Yesterday at 17:40
Posted on 25 September 12 at 11:16
Bugger!

Gratz to the winners.
I NuII I
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I NuII I
Achievement Completion Percentage: 84.01% (Includes owned DLC) - 42 more achievements required to reach 85%1,090 comments925 posts
Last post: 18 Dec 14 at 07:47
Posted on 25 September 12 at 11:26
Gratz to the winners!
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lord verh
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lord verh - Why Dark Souls is better than Dark Souls 2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a9bpSQgecYM&list=LLrYKXHvjkZ1K2kXCnU2IE6w&ind
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Last post: 10 Aug 14 at 19:43
Posted on 25 September 12 at 11:30
Great entries!
FailedSeppuku
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FailedSeppuku - eurgh! had enough of Leap Frog, went too slow and now the only option is to waste my easy Minecraft achs, rather keep them for GTASC survival. #ribbit
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Last post: Yesterday at 16:54
Posted on 25 September 12 at 11:31
FIX!!!!
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Arron114
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Arron114 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-GB/Product/Shooting-Love-200X/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802544707d1 = :)
431,382 TrueAchievement PointsTrueAchievement Site Rank: 1,557 out of 264,331513 posts
Last post: 25 May at 12:30
Posted on 25 September 12 at 11:35
Well done Skinstakovic !
Mystic Typh00n - Apparently tornado sirens went off when I was asleep...
TrueAchievements Walkthrough Assistant ManagerSite Help Editor5,756 posts
Last post: 25 May at 05:33
Posted on 25 September 12 at 11:37
Congrats to the winners. toast
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Reborn Insanity - $1k in car repairs isn't fun at all.
TrueAchievements Walkthrough SupervisorSite Help Editor5,658 posts
Last post: Yesterday at 18:25
Posted on 25 September 12 at 12:01
Nice one guys! Congrats and enjoy the spoils. smile
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Lordji
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Lordji - OK sailing and pirating is purely awesome... bullshit.
119,445 TrueAchievement PointsAchievement Completion Percentage: 82.51% (Includes owned DLC) - 22 more achievements required to reach 83%159 posts
Last post: 17 Jul 14 at 11:52
Posted on 25 September 12 at 12:02
Congratulations. I shouldn't have used my wanting to get rid of my gf as an excuse.

Cheers to the winners!
Daeryoon
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Daeryoon - Looking for a buddy to do #IDARB. I need to make a twitter and stuff for it, and could use some help.
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Last post: Yesterday at 13:08
Posted on 25 September 12 at 12:05
Kudos. Enjoy your swag.
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Riconoclast
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Last post: 11 May at 14:33
Posted on 25 September 12 at 12:19
FailedSeppuku said:FIX!!!!Nah I didn't win, thanks for the shoutout though.
Mike United 007 - 1st solo on Infection and got to level 29. 1080 kills. and all because i got stuck argh.
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Last post: 22 May at 21:22
Posted on 25 September 12 at 12:24
skins - well done
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Joe da Immortal
Achievement Completion Percentage: 66.84% (Includes owned DLC) - 7 more achievements required to reach 67%37 completed games(Includes owned DLC)613 posts
Last post: 20 Sep 13 at 13:14
Posted on 25 September 12 at 12:24
Congrats guys. Enjoy the game!
Fear the Immortal!
CO Prodigy
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CO Prodigy
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Last post: 30 Oct 12 at 13:20
Posted on 25 September 12 at 12:27
Congratulations to the winners. For those still considering the guide I noticed Amazon has the paper copy for $13 - $14. Great deal if you have a prime membership
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MemoriesOfFinal - 7/11 Slurpee at 1 am. Fanta Wid Cherry   Mountain Dew Solar Flare mix. tis nice
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Posted on 25 September 12 at 12:28
clap
PriorKarma
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Last post: 23 May at 10:26
Posted on 25 September 12 at 12:29
Well done winners
WirelessYoshi
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WirelessYoshi - Making good progress on borderlands 2 xbox one... Unfortunately assignment deadlines are close, so less time to game :(
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Last post: 10 Jun 14 at 01:13
Posted on 25 September 12 at 12:35
Well done guys, cant say that im not jelous though!
MC0REBE
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Last post: Yesterday at 22:24
Posted on 25 September 12 at 12:38
Just bought mine, it's very useful!
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young tugboatz - That £299.99 deal for a the Assassins Creed Xbox One bundle is a tease!
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Last post: 13 Apr at 21:01
Posted on 25 September 12 at 12:51
Well done people!
Trueachievements Walkthrough Writer
Skinstakovic
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Skinstakovic - Any friends who have/finished Child of Light have any oculi they can send me?
Achievement Completion Percentage: 70.94% (Includes owned DLC) - 7 more achievements required to reach 71%279,720 TrueAchievement Points417 posts
Last post: 24 May at 10:00
Posted on 25 September 12 at 13:04
Cheers boys, mega excited for it to arrive! Thanks again to TA and Brady Games :)
Skinstakovic, creating gaming harmony since 2007