Live Review | Tales from the Borderlands: Zer0 Sum
Dec17

Live Review | Tales from the Borderlands: Zer0 Sum

After we tried out a live review with Game of Thrones in the Geekenstein Labs, we decided to use Tales from the Borderlands as our second test case. This time David isn’t droning on alone, instead Dylan and Random Assault’s Alex join the stream, and who else would you want but the two biggest Borderlands fans here. Listen and find out what we think of Telltale’s return to comedy. Tales from the Borderlands is the...

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Let’s Play | Tales from the Borderlands: Zer0 Sum
Dec16

Let’s Play | Tales from the Borderlands: Zer0 Sum

Out of all of the games Telltale has announced, Tales from the Borderlands had to have been the strangest. Back to the Future, Monkey Island, Game of Thrones, sure, it makes sense to turn those into episodic adventure games. But Borderlands is Diablo turned FPS and filled with dick and fart jokes. Does it really need to be a narrative adventure? David is joined by massive Borderlands fans Dylan and Random Assault’s Alex to find...

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Tiny Tina’s Tumultuous Trek: Emotional Resonance in Borderlands 2
Aug19

Tiny Tina’s Tumultuous Trek: Emotional Resonance in Borderlands 2

(Please Note! This article contains SPOILERS for the endings of both Borderlands 2 and Tiny Tina’s Assault on Dragon Keep! Don’t say I didn’t warn you!) Recently, I made my way through Gearbox’s latest Borderlands 2 DLC, Tiny Tina’s Assault on Dragon’s Keep. I did this despite long ago putting the game on the proverbial shelf of my Steam account, based mostly on the overwhelming positive reactions...

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Borderlands 2 Headhunter DLC Announced
Jul23

Borderlands 2 Headhunter DLC Announced

At Pax Down Under, Gearbox has announced a slew of brand new DLC Add-Ons for their loot filled shoot-em-up Borderlands 2. Veterans of the game will be interested in picking up the Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack 2: Digistruct Peak Challenge, which will increase any Vault Hunter’s level cap to 72 and unlock a map where players will be able to pick up new guns and tune enemy difficulty at will. Along with this pack, there will also...

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In the Lab with Gearbox’s Ryan Heaton
Jun23

In the Lab with Gearbox’s Ryan Heaton

Last year when Borderlands 2 hit store shelves it blew away everyone’s expectations. It took everything from the first game and made it better improving gameplay, weapons and story but kept what wasn’t broken that we loved. Lots of DLC has since been released in the forms of campaigns, costumes and a level cap increase, but after the luke warm reception of the past two campaigns, Mr. Torgue’s Campaign of Carnage and...

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