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Were you doing the side missions, since if you run straight through it'll feel more difficult. Less missions, less leveling, less skill points, less chances for loot, etc...

Oh yes, I always do all the side missions before touching the story missions. I think I just got unlucky with weapon drops. To be fair, the very first gun I picked up was a legendary pistol that I used for like 6 levels, but there were a few points in the playthrough where I had to use a golden key because none of my weapons were any good. While the game never really got too difficult in single player, in multiplayer, I was essentially worthless.
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Shouldn't be like that, lol. I found the game to be quite easy even on TVHM (might crank the the difficulty up further).

How close are the guns to your level, from green and above as long as they're in your range by a couple levels then you're fine. Also in multiplayer if you're playing with people who are within your level by a couple levels then the scaling shouldn't make it that much harder.
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How do you guys farm good weapons in this game? I'm only level 13 but I always feel like my weapons are underpowered.
I play a Zero too. I have a pistol that shoots explosive rounds. It's pretty cool because pistol rounds are cheap and you can hold a lot and it does enough damage to put mobs down pretty quick.
The other thing I don't like is that whenever a Badass Psycho comes up, I basically just run away for 4 minutes turning around and shooting him when I can. Is there a strategy to these guys? Is there anyway other than my decoy to pop a few rounds on him without getting smashed?
Also, to Mac owners, the Borderlands 2 Mac version released today but characters have yet to sync between PC and Mac so you'd have to start fresh. It runs pretty well though in OSX.

Side missions, challenges, and loot loot loot.... 'bout all there is to it.

If you are at/have done the Fire Hawk mission, there's a decent gun you can always go get there in plain view.

Don't watch this if you haven't done the Fire Hawk mission: Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
Decent gun that scales to certain levels.
 
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Omg, I can't stop playing Pyro Pete's Bar!! It is super fun biggrin.gif

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Omg, I can't stop playing Pyro Pete's Bar!! It is super fun biggrin.gif

It is, except for when you get cornered by 3 thief rats who hit you twice each while you reload.

True story.
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Can anyone tell me if there is a vendor or a place that I can find a fire weapon? I had a few earlier on in the game but sold due to not being useful at the time. Now I have at least 2 quests which require me to have a fire weapon frown.gif I went back to the boss that dropped the first one I got but he didn't drop it again. Or if anyone has a low level one (-14) that I could have or even just use to get through these missions. I don't like going on without doing what I've already taken.

NVM found on in the gun vending machine wha-smiley.png Somehow I forgot about it.
Edited by HighwayStar - 11/21/12 at 6:21am
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hey guys, i just finished my first playthrough last night completly solo, and i then started true vault hunter mode. i am level 38 and just got to sanctuary, i am interested in playing through this time with Co-OP.
i have this for PC and don't have other steam friends to play with

if anyone is at the same point as me and want to group together just drop me a reply or a PM and we will exchange steam info so we can kill some goons!
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Soooo anyone else massively disappointed there's no raised level cap w/ the latest DLC here? Teh eph Gearbox...
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I'm about to cry. I just found out a spoiler for the game on the gearbox forums by accident.... anyway since finding this out I'm going to pick up and BL1 and play it. Its on STEAM for 14.99. I want to know more of the story now.
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tried farming a few things today like the warrior and mcnally for whatever that assault rifle he drops... no luck. so far the only legendary item i have is the bee which makes killing the warrior super fast now. warrior seems to drop nothing but common white weapons and some greens. even when i have the vault hunter relic equipped i thought he would at least drop a few rare guns that arent worth much
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