Love him or hate him, the conniving Handsome Jack is definitely one of the Borderlands universe's most enigmatic personalities. To celebrate the character, we asked you, the esteemed members of the Borderlands Wikia community, to submit your favorite trivia related to the self-appointed dictator of Pandora for this latest edition of Wikia Fan Facts!
Check out the top ten Fan facts below!
Jack's father left at an early age, and his mother gave Jack up to his grandmother. Jack later says he killed his mother. –Awkwarddingo
His left eye is green and right blue.. with the mask, they're opposite. –Mythicmyrrh Daggerox
His gradmother drowned his cat. And his grandmother disciplined him with a buzz axe. –StoppedDesert8
Jack describes wearing his mask lik…
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Last week, I was lucky enough to sit down and play through a couple hours of Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel. While I was able to try out a number of characters (more on that soon!), I played as Athena first.
Athena -- sometimes referred to as "The Gladiator" -- used to lead the Omega Squad, which was a secret branch of Crimson Lance. In Borderlands 2, Athena was an NPC in The Secret Armory of General Knoxx. An assassin and natural leader, she wields a kinetic shield that absorbs damage -- a tool that proves both offensive and defensive in combat. This shield -- the Kinetic Aspis serves as her Action Skill -- allows her to absorb incoming damage and release it back at enemies. The skill can be augmented in a variety of ways, depending on how p…Read more >