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I haven't had all that much time to play so im only at level 33. However I have already gotten 3 orange items. The first one was real early maybe level 10, I got a orange pistol. Anyway your probably speaking in reference to after hitting 50.

I've heard this from a few different people now and, since the drops are random, I have come to the conclusion that I am just getting screwed!
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I came to the same conclusion, after getting exactly 2 oranges throughout 2 entire playthroughs, and farming Doc Mercy for 8 hours straight.
I hate sounding like a broken record, but by far the best way to get loot is to farm the treasure room at the end of the pirate DLC. I mean, it's random what you get, but 5 hours of farming will get you easily 10-15 great items. Do playthrough 2 for level 50 items though.


I will try to farm him later tonight when i get off work and see what I find. Thanks for the tip.
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I'm 350 hrs into this game across 5 characters and only have 4 orange, 3 of wich are the lvl 4 grenade from boom bewm and a lvl 10 pistol
my friends( who I talked into getting it) have done no better. we feel that we are being punished by gearbox's fear of dupers
While I will continue to play the game as long as it holds my interest. I will not be buying any DLC (stingy with the loot=stingy with my "dolla's")
one of the most irritating things to me is how venders retaliation against hackers(dupers in this case) only seems to hurt thier honest customers
    
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I'm 350 hrs into this game across 5 characters and only have 4 orange, 3 of wich are the lvl 4 grenade from boom bewm and a lvl 10 pistol
my friends( who I talked into getting it) have done no better. we feel that we are being punished by gearbox's fear of dupers
While I will continue to play the game as long as it holds my interest. I will not be buying any DLC (stingy with the loot=stingy with my "dolla's")
one of the most irritating things to me is how venders retaliation against hackers(dupers in this case) only seems to hurt thier honest customers

That's exactly why I suggest farming the treasure room. I'm sure Gearbox looks down on it as "breaking the rules," but in all reality, it's just upping the odds a little bit. Duping is getting stuff for free, but farming the treasury room just feels like speeding up the loot gathering process.

That's how I rationalize it, anyway.
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i am waiting for a new DLC. Though i haven't completed all of the mission i did complete most of them. id say 90 percent.
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Legendary weapons aren't always the best, I've found a few purple / e-tech guns that are better than legendary variants (usually w/ SMGs or shotguns).

You could always just break out the editor if you want and make/modify some of your own guns.
Gotta have some self control with that thing though, otherwise you'll find yourself with 3x full skill trees and legendary everything tongue.gif

Only thing pissing me off now is they haven't raised the caps yet and it's the 2nd DLC already...
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Legendary weapons aren't always the best, I've found a few purple / e-tech guns that are better than legendary variants (usually w/ SMGs or shotguns).
You could always just break out the editor if you want and make/modify some of your own guns.
Gotta have some self control with that thing though, otherwise you'll find yourself with 3x full skill trees and legendary everything tongue.gif
Only thing pissing me off now is they haven't raised the caps yet and it's the 2nd DLC already...

Agreed. Raise the level cap already.
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I finally farmed a few Bee shields. They are OP as all living hell even after the nerf.
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Yeah they're pretty ridiculous for characters that kill from afar. If you get right into the fray, though, the bee is almost completely useless.
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Sorry guys, but FarCry 3 it's kinda growing on me. If I end up buying it, I won't have time to even start BL2 for a while. redface.gif
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i love borderlands 2 my axton is lv 42
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