Mr. Torgue’s Campaign of Carnage Now Available for Borderlands® 2

  Mr. Torgue’s Campaign of Carnage Now Available for Borderlands® 2

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NEW YORK -- November 20, 2012

2K Games and Gearbox Software announced today that the second add-on content
campaign for the critically acclaimed Borderlands® 2, Mr. Torgue's Campaign of
Carnage, is now available for download worldwide on the Xbox 360® video game
and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment
system and Windows PC. In Mr. Torgue's Campaign of Carnage, up to four players
cooperatively fight for new Torgue Token loot against hordes of badass new
enemies. The add-on content campaign features new story-driven quests from
popular characters such as Tiny Tina and Mad Moxxi and an assortment of new
bosses, including Pyro Pete, Motor Momma, and Badassaurus Rex, making this the
most challenging Borderlands add-on content campaign yet.

The second add-on content campaign for the critically acclaimed Borderlands(R)
2, Mr. Torgue's Campa ...

The second add-on content campaign for the critically acclaimed Borderlands(R)
2, Mr. Torgue's Campaign of Carnage, is now available for download worldwide
on the Xbox 360(R) video game and entertainment system from Microsoft,
PlayStation(R)3 computer entertainment system and Windows PC. (Photo: Business

Mr. Torgue's Campaign of Carnage is the second of four add-on content
campaigns for Borderlands 2. These four add-on content campaigns are available
individually or as a combined purchase of the Borderlands 2 Season Pass. This
special offer, available now, includes nearly $40.00 of add-on content and is
available for $29.99 (PlayStation®Network) / 2400 Microsoft Points (Xbox LIVE®
online entertainment network) / $29.99 (Windows PC). Once purchased, the
Borderlands 2 Season Pass enables gamers to download all of the announced
add-on content campaigns as they become available on the PlayStation®Network,
Xbox LIVE and Windows PC. All four add-on content campaigns are scheduled to
be available by June 2013.

“In true Borderlands style, Mr. Torgue's Campaign of Carnage encourages fans
to play with friends now more than ever to overcome all-new enemy types and
high-ranked bosses,” said Christoph Hartmann, president of 2K. "With the early
release of the Mechromancer character class, Captain Scarlett and her Pirate’s
Booty, and now Mr. Torgue’s Campaign of Carnage, the team has hit its stride
creating excellent new content to expand the Borderlands 2 experience.”

“Mr. Torgue's Campaign of Carnage represents an evolution for Borderlands 2
expansions,” added Randy Pitchford, President of Gearbox Software. “I'm
confident that Borderlands 2 players will love the new locations, story,
challenges and awesome new characters and cameos from some of our favorites.
Did someone say Tiny Tina?”

Borderlands 2 is rated M for Mature by the ESRB and is available now on Xbox
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About Borderlands 2

Developed by Gearbox Software, Borderlands 2 is the critically acclaimed
sequel to the breakout original that invented a new genre, the FPS/RPG hybrid
known as “shooter-looter.” Borderlands 2 features all-new characters and skill
trees, diverse new environments, missions and enemies, as well as weapons and
equipment with more personality than ever before. Players experience an
all-new story that takes place five years after the events of the original
game. Four friends can team up online to journey through the huge, open world
of Pandora to take down the notorious Handsome Jack and his corrupt Hyperion

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