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Borderlands is a series of action role-playing first-person shooter video games developed by Gearbox Software and published by 2K Games.
The released games and their downloadable expansions are:
- Borderlands (October 20, 2009), PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PC.
- The Zombie Island of Dr. Ned (November 24, 2009).
- Mad Moxxi's Underdome Riot (December 29, 2009).
- The Secret Armory of General Knoxx (February 23, 2010).
- Claptrap's New Robot Revolution (September 28, 2010).
- Borderlands 2 (September 18, 2012), PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PC.
- Mechromancer Pack (October 9, 2012), a minor expansion pack originally known as Premiere Club.
- Captain Scarlett and Her Pirate's Booty (October 16, 2012).
- Mr. Torgue's Campaign of Carnage (November 20, 2012).
- Sir Hammerlock’s Big Game Hunt (January 15, 2013).
- Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack (April 2, 2013), a minor expansion pack.
- Krieg the Psycho (May 14, 2013), a minor expansion pack adding a playable character class.
- Tiny Tina's Assault On Dragon Keep (June 25, 2013).
- Borderlands Legends (October 9, 2012), iOS.
Additionally, the a four-issue comicbook prequel series titled Borderlands: Origins was released between October 2012 and February 2013.
Two prequel novels were also written: Borderlands: The Fallen, released on November 22, 2011, and Borderlands: Unconquered, released on September 25, 2012.
Links to other series
|Mad Max||December 29, 2009||The title of the Borderlands DLC Mad Moxxi's Underdome Riot is a reference to Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome.||3
|Duke Nukem||October 12, 2010||Duke Nukem makes a cameo in the trailer for the Game of the Year Edition of Borderlands, which also included access to the Duke Nukem Forever First Access Club; the game also features a possible reference to Duke Nukem in a weapon's name.||1
|Minecraft||September 18, 2012||Borderlands 2 features a secret zone with elements from Minecraft, including the Creeper enemies. Also, the Xbox 360 version of Minecraft features four downloadable skins based on Borderlands characters.||1
|Donkey Kong||September 18, 2012||The Donkey Mong enemy in Borderlands 2 is based on Donkey Kong.||3
|Torchlight||September 20, 2012||In Torchlight 2 you can find a Claptrap by defeating Bloatfang, then, from the boss chest, turn left. Follow the path until you find Claptrap. He will give you a rare gem called Claptrap's Nut or Claptrap's Bolt.||1
|BioShock||October 16, 2012||Borderlands 2: Captain Scarlett and Her Pirate's Booty features a reference to BioShock.||3
|Poker Night at the Inventory||April 24, 2013||Poker Night 2 features Claptrap from Borderlands as one of the main characters, while Mad Moxxi is the bartender; playing Poker Night 2 unlocks promotional items in Borderlands 2.||1
|Portal||April 24, 2013||Borderlands 2 features a character skin based on the Portal series.||2
|The Venture Bros.||April 24, 2013||Borderlands 2 features Samson's hair for Gunzerker to unlock.||2
|Sam & Max||April 24, 2013||Borderlands 2 features an unlockable mask of Max from Sam & Max.||2
|Evil Dead||April 24, 2013||Borderlands 2 features an unlockable head skin representing Evil Ash from The Army of Darkness.||2
|Dark Souls||June 25, 2013||There are several references to Dark Souls in the Bonderlands 2 DLC "Tiny Tina's Assault on Dragon Keep".||3|