Borderlands [PC]
Borderlands
Borderlands PC Release date
EU Release Date:
Oct-30-2009
US Release Date:
Oct-26-2009
AU Release Date:
Official release date


Genre
Shooter
RPG
Theme
Sci fi
Borderlands is available on PC
Co-op Game
Borderlands has a co-op mode so you can play with your mates on the same side, usually through the main story mode
Gamepad
Borderlands can be played with a gamepad or Xbox 360 controller
XBox 360 Game
Borderlands is available on the Microsoft XBox 360 console
PS3 Game
Borderlands is available on the Sony PS3 console
Mac
Borderlands available as a OSX game to run on Mac devices
Back of the Box
In the distant future, several colonization ships head to Pandora, a planet on the edge of the galaxy. The colonists are drawn there in search of a better life as well as vast mineral resources said to be on the planet, free for anyone's taking, akin to a futuristic gold rush. Some time after settling the colonists discover that there is little the planet offers, aside from some decrepit alien ruins. Those who have money leave, the remaining population devolves into chaos and lawlessness. Some of the settlers seek to get rich quick by discovering alien technology. Most others are just trying to survive. After seven earth years, the planet's slow orbit brings a transition from winter to spring, and many horrifying creatures emerge from hibernation.

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Borderlands System Requirements
INTEL CPU
AMD CPU
Nvidia GPU
AMD GPU
RAM
OS
Direct X
HDD Space
GD Verdict
Minimum Requirements
1 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 2
Win Xp 32
DX 9
8 GB
FPS
GD Adjusted Requirements
1 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 2
Win Xp 32
DX 9
8 GB
FPS
Recommended Requirements
2 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 4
Win Xp 32
DX 9
8 GB
FPS
Average Frames Per Second
Low Setting
Premium Only FPS
Medium Setting
Premium Only FPS
High Setting
Premium Only FPS
Ultra Setting
Premium Only FPS
Borderlands Gamer Feedback Results
  • Anti Aliasing
    CSAA 16x
    CSAA 32x
    CSAA 8x
    CSAA 8xQ
    FXAA
    MLAA
    MSAA 2x
    MSAA 4x
    MSAA 8x
    SMAA
    SSAA
    TXAA 2x
    TXAA 4x
    Mac OS
    Yes 50%
    No 50%
    Console Port
    Yes 83%
    No 17%
    Bindable Mouse Btns
    Yes
  • PC Optimised
    Yes 100%
    Sandbox Quality
    Good 43%
    Oculus Support
    No
    Frame per Sec Cap
    No 100%
  • What People Will Pay
    $10
    AMD optimised
    Yes 86%
    No 14%
    Nvidia optimised
    Yes 100%
    Game too Buggy
    No 100%
  • Good on Low graphics
    Yes 100%
    Upgrade PC for this
    Yes 60%
    No 40%
    Good Surround Sound
    Yes 86%
    No 14%
    Good Ending
    Yes 75%
    No 25%
  • Replayability
    Yes
    4.8 / 10
    Multiple Endings
    No 100%
    Time to Complete
    31 hours
    Best Control Scheme
    Mouse 60%
  • Game Difficulty
    Easy 43%
    Sli/Crossfire Support
    No
    Non-skip Cutscenes
    No 75%
    Anytime Quick Save
  • Worth Getting
    Yes 100%
8.4

Avg Member Score
The latest system requirements News for Borderlands
Oct-25-2009 Word on the electronic street is that certain unscrupulous street dealers have flagrantly ignored the release date for Gearbox's sci-fi shooter Borderlands, releasing it to the baying masses ahead of ...
Full system requirements for Borderlands reported on Oct-19-2009

There's been a fair bit of excitement around the imminent release of Gearbox's Post-Apocalyptic Drive-and-Shooter Borderlands, but it's this year's in thing for the powers that be to remain coy regarding system requirements. However, Steam appear to have the scoop on it. Borderlands is being built from the Unreal Tournament 3 engine, optimised to run on more 'digitally challenged' machines.

We've updated the Borderlands System Requirements on the GD game page, but for those of you too lazy to click on that there link, here are the system requirements precisely as they appear on the Steam home page:

 

System Requirements

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    • OS: Windows XP/Vista
    • Processor: 2.4 Ghz or equivalent processor
    • Memory: 1GB System RAM (2GB recommended with Vista)
    • Graphics: 256mb video ram or better (GeForce 8 series or higher/Radeon R8xx series)
    • Hard Drive: 8 GB or more free space
    • Sound: Windows compatible sound card
Oct-04-2009 Borderlands is now available to pre-order via Steam, and even better, you can get 10% off if you follow this link here. Don't say we ain't never good to yers....
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Owen1450
01:40 Nov-24-2014
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Will i be able to run this game well? A fast response would be greatly appreciated.

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deelawar1
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can i run this

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Skivington102
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What settings and FPS? Please Reply, Thanks in advance :)

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icobg98
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iGlobalPlays4Ever
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Icobg are you mad? Skivi you can run it medium 40 fps no matter the weak GPU this game is from 2009.

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EdmondAndrei
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Can I run it on Low with 25-35 FPS?

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icobg98
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settings? :)

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icobg98
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lowest on ur res with 20 fps max :)

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Medium 20-30 fps

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Could I get playable FPS on this at mid graphics?

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MaxSargentPain
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Settings? :o

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AntonSchoeman
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Max settings easily buddy :)

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on what settings can i run this game? resolution and settings.

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KallumCampbell1997
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Is there anyway that I could run this game on low settings with a playable frame rate? (I don't expect it too but thought I'd ask)

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omunegru
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yes you can ;)

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KallumCampbell1997
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Thanks for the reply man!

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Kenerloi
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Can I run this? I have 1280x720 :)

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