Look for “The Vault” as it is said to hold treasures of power and wealth.

Borderlands, a series of action RPG first-shooter video game has been critically acclaimed and has received commercial success for its loot-driven multiplayer co-op gameplay and its sense of humor. It also didn’t do that bad in the market with 26 million copies of it shipped worldwide. A film adaptation is also in development by Lionsgate.

Combining the best elements of Gearbox Software’s first person action titles with player customization and vehicular combat, this game features unique content generation system that allows near infinite assortment in mission, situation, enemies, weapons, item drops and character customization.

Developed by Gearbox Software, there can be up to four players in this Action, Shooter, Shooter, First-Person, Sci-Fi, Sci-Fi, Arcade genre. Rated Mature by ESRB, this can be played in PC, Xbox 360, and PS3.

If you are done with Borderlands or just simply wanting to try out some other first-shooter kind of games, check out the games below and see if the gameplay suits your taste.

Games Like Borderlands


Games Like Borderlands

First Games Like Borderlands was Destiny This game starts with a robot named “Ghost” reviving you after a long time of being dead. As soon as you get your first breathe of air, Ghost tells you that you are the Guardian of Light and that you must fight against a stealthy force known as The Darkness. Take on the role of a guardian and be the protector of the Earth’s last safe city. With its anticipation due to mixed positive reviews, this game on its first day of release has sold over $325 million dollars making it the biggest new franchise launch of all time.

Fallout: New Vegas

Second Games Like Borderlands was Fallout: New Vegas. A post-Apocalyptic action role-playing game, Fallout: New Vegas is a spin-off of the Fallout series. It is the year 2281, take control of the character known as the Courier. You will be left die in an ambush but later on survive and begin the journey to find your supposed killers. Your character takes on to recover the package all the while making friends with enemies but ultimately become caught up in a fight that decides who controls New Vegas and Mojave Wasteland. With its interesting story line and improved game play, it is no wonder it has been presented the Golden Joystick Award for RPG of the Year in 2011.

T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl 2007

THird Games Like Borderlands was TALKER Set in an area that looks like an abandoned nuclear power plant, be the stalker and earn money from scooping embers out of infernal oven of Chernobyl Zone. This open ended game is unlike Half-Life or Call of Duty. STALKER’s huge environments and an open ended game play make it more like role-playing as you can go wherever you want and do whatever you want so long as you are ready for the consequences. Although the story line is a bit incoherent, it has an excellent blend of action, horror, and exploration.

Horizon Zero Dawn

Fourth Games Like Borderlands was Horizon Zero Dawn Selling over 7 million copies, Horizon Zero Dawn ranks among the best selling games in PlayStation 4. Story set in the 31st century, where humans have relapsed to primeval societies due to catastrophic calamity, be Aloy, the hunter who ventures through post-apocalyptic land controlled by robotic creatures. Kill enemies by setting traps, shooting them with arrows, use explosives and spears. To survive, you need to have machine components, including electricity and the metal they are composed of. Other gears like ammo, resource satchels, pouches, quivers; resistance, antidotes, health potions, and traps can all be crafted.


Fifth Games Like Borderlands was Warframe Become a member of the Tenno, a nation of ancient fighters who woke up from a century long space nap. Select any of the available missions on Tenno’s ship console. Fight off Grineer and be acquainted with your high tech battle suit Complete missions to advance the main narrative and gather resources enough to unlock further areas of exploration. Do it alone or with a team.

All these games listed have the same genre, almost the same story line and with endless content. Let us know what you think and share some other appealing games similar to Borderlands that we failed to mention.