4/2 Update: The update that fixes missing Badass Ranks and Customizations for Xbox One Cloud Save transfers is now rolling out. You can recover your Badass Ranks and Customizations by updating your game and re-downloading a save. To maintain any progress you made before the update, you’ll want to select “Save As New” as BAR/Customizations are shared across your entire account. For more information, check out https://gearboxsoftware.zendesk.com/entries/65020860-Badass-Rank-Not-Transferring-From-Previous-Gen
4/1 Update: This fix for missing Badass Ranks and Customizations for Xbox One Cloud Save transfers has entered final testing on April 1, 2015 and will be released as soon as possible once testing concludes.
3/30 Update: The fix has successfully made it through the first round of testing. Should have more details coming later this week! For more information, check this page: https://gearboxsoftware.zendesk.com/entries/65020860-Badass-Rank-Not-Transferring-From-Previous-Gen
3/26 Update: The team is currently testing an update to resolve cross-save issues with Handsome Collection on Xbox One. For more information, check this page: https://gearboxsoftware.zendesk.com/entries/65020860-Badass-Rank-Not-Transferring-From-Previous-Gen
Borderlands: The Handsome Collection is out next week! (March 24 and March 27)
Find out how you can bring over your existing Borderlands 2 and The Pre-Sequel saves to next gen: http://www.gearboxsoftware.com/community/articles/1338/cross-save-in-borderlands-the-handsome-collection
[quote]There’s just over a week left until Borderlands 2 and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel make their next-gen debut in Borderlands: The Handsome Collection on March 24 in North America and March 27 internationally!
If you’ve already played Borderlands 2 and/or Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel on Xbox 360 or PlayStation 3 (or PS Vita for Borderlands 2), you’ll be able to transfer your save within the same console family. Here’s how it works.
To use a save from the previous generation versions of Borderlands 2 and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel in Borderlands: The Handsome Collection, first you’ll need to download the patches enabling cross-save for Borderlands 2 and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, which should be available for download later this week.
Once you have that patch downloaded, follow these steps:
Ensure all versions of the games are up to date with the latest patch (old-gen and new-gen) and you are connected to PlayStation Network or Xbox Live.
From the main menu of the PS3 or Xbox 360 versions of BL2 or BL:TPS, choose the “Cross Save” (PlayStation consoles) or “Cloud Save” (Xbox consoles), then “Upload Save” function.
Once the save has been uploaded, choose “Cross Save” or “Cloud Save” then “Download Save” from the main menu of the PS4 / Xbox One Handsome Collection game for which you’re downloading the save.
IMPORTANT: Only one save may be uploaded at a time. If you have multiple saves to transfer, upload one save, then download it in the Handsome Collection, then repeat the process for successive saves.
The Xbox family of systems can only move saves from Xbox 360 to Xbox One and not the other way around.
The PlayStation family of systems can upload / download saves from any system to any other PlayStation system. Think of PS3 / PS4 / PSV as a triangle, and saves can move in any direction (Vita saves are only applicable to BL2 and not BL:TPS).
Uploading a save does not remove it from the original system, it only creates a copy of the save on the network.
Players will need the day 1 patch for the Handsome Collection in order to download saves.
Players will also need the most recent patch installed for PS3 / Xbox 360 in order to upload saves.
When you transfer your save, here’s what comes along with it:
Character level and all mission progress
Badass Points (all of these will transfer, but you’ll get to re-spend them)
Cash and Eridum/Moonstones
All unlocked character customizations (heads/skins) note that customizations obtained from Telltale’s Poker Night 2 will be added in a patch following launch
Items stored in the bank in Sanctuary
Note that items stored in Claptrap’s Secret Stash in Borderlands 2 will NOT transfer along with your save, so be sure to move anything you can’t live without to the bank. Trophies and Achievements will also not transfer over and will need to be re-earned.
Your Golden Key balance will also not transfer. However, as a reward for playing Borderlands 2 and/or Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, all players will receive the following bonuses upon signing into SHiFT in The Handsome Collection for the first time:
- 75 Golden Keys
- A healthy chunk of Badass Rank
- Bonus character customizations
Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel
- 75 Golden Keys
- A healthy chunk of Badass Rank
- Bonus unique weapons and character customizations
Note: These bonus Badass points can only be earned once and are redeemed instantly upon entering the game. We recommend using the Cross/Cloud Save functionality prior to starting a game in The Handsome Collection to transfer over your account’s Badass Rank. This will ensure that bonus Rank is awarded in addition to existing Badass Rank.
If you have any trouble, be sure to visit support.gearboxsoftware.com for help. [/quote]