Moving Pixels Podcast

'Borderlands 2,' Like 'Borderlands' But '2'

by G. Christopher Williams

5 November 2012

Gearbox hasn't reinvented the wheel with Borderlands 2, but they have managed to improve the wheel in just about every way.
 

Gearbox hasn’t reinvented the wheel with Borderlands 2, but they have managed to improve the wheel in just about every way.

This week our podcast crew discusses how tweaking a title in even the smallest ways can result in some generally pretty appreciable advances.


  
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Our podcast contributors:

Rick Dakan is a regular contributor to the Moving Pixels podcast as well as the co-founder of Mob Rules Games.

Nick Dinicola is also a regular contributor to the Moving Pixels blog and appears regularly on the Game Hounds podcast.

Jorge Albor is a contributor to the Moving Pixels blog at PopMatters.com.  You can also find his writing and podcasts at ExperiencePoints.net.

 

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