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Is it worth playing BL1 before BL2, or should I just jump into BL2?
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Is it worth playing BL1 before BL2, or should I just jump into BL2?

Personally I'd skip 1 and go straight to 2. While some of the characters appearances in 2 will be more nostalgic, the games aren't enough different to make it worth it.

Don't get me wrong, BL2 improves on BL1 in every way that matters, but it's maybe 25% better. Unless you really LOVE LOVE LOVE Borderlands 1, I could see it getting rather boring to play them both back to back.
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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

Personally, I think it's more worthwhile to farm the treasury room at the end of the Captain Scarlett DLC. Rather than spending 5 hours grinding to get one particular legendary (and only one), you can farm for 5 hours for all the legendaries!
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Personally, I think it's more worthwhile to farm the treasury room at the end of the Captain Scarlett DLC. Rather than spending 5 hours grinding to get one particular legendary (and only one), you can farm for 5 hours for all the legendaries!

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Just picked up this game. A lot more fun than I expected, and really tough, for me at least. I'm pretty bad at FPS to begin with, and so far it seems most of my guns have 3-shot clips and all the enemies have to be shot in the face 15 times and all my guns kinda suck, ha. But each time I die I get a little better, which is fun. I'm guessing/hoping that the early guns are generally gonna be crappy and they get better. I'm still not sure how health works..it seems I get some health for killing someone.

I love the little quips and commentary.
    
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Just picked up this game. A lot more fun than I expected, and really tough, for me at least. I'm pretty bad at FPS to begin with, and so far it seems most of my guns have 3-shot clips and all the enemies have to be shot in the face 15 times and all my guns kinda suck, ha. But each time I die I get a little better, which is fun. I'm guessing/hoping that the early guns are generally gonna be crappy and they get better. I'm still not sure how health works..it seems I get some health for killing someone.
I love the little quips and commentary.

Which class are you playing? Generally speaking, Commando and Mechromancer (DLC) are the easiest. You can throw out a turret/bot that destroys everything in sight if you get in trouble. Starting guns are terrible but do get better.
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Just picked up this game. A lot more fun than I expected, and really tough, for me at least. I'm pretty bad at FPS to begin with, and so far it seems most of my guns have 3-shot clips and all the enemies have to be shot in the face 15 times and all my guns kinda suck, ha. But each time I die I get a little better, which is fun. I'm guessing/hoping that the early guns are generally gonna be crappy and they get better. I'm still not sure how health works..it seems I get some health for killing someone.
I love the little quips and commentary.

Health works differently for different characters and weapons. Some weapons can gain you health back. Some class mods and perks can also gain you health back/regenerate it with different means.
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Which class are you playing? Generally speaking, Commando and Mechromancer (DLC) are the easiest. You can throw out a turret/bot that destroys everything in sight if you get in trouble. Starting guns are terrible but do get better.

Commando is a pretty good starting class, gotta agree, plus the Pointman class mod gives you health regeneration. Do the side quests as well, you tend to get some decent guns that way !

Also, anyone tried Pete the Invincible in the latest DLC ?
    
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