Gaige Customizations

A total of 34 Heads and 102 Skins can be unlocked for Gaige. The non-default heads and skins can be unlocked through random enemy drops, specific (though rare) enemy drops, mission rewards, challenge rewards, SHiFT code promotions, downloadable content, special promotional packages and in-game trading with other players.

Default Heads

Heads that come unlocked with Borderlands 2 to begin customization.

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Bang Bangs

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Gaige

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Keeping it Real

Unlockable Heads (Main Game)

Tradable heads that can be unlocked through game play.

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Digitized Death
Rare drop from BNK3R

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Fragger
Dropped by Geary, rare drop from The Warrior

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Handsome Jack's Mask
Rare drop from The Warrior, See note 1 below

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Lovely Corpse
Rare drop from Vermivorous the Invincible

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Mecha Wrecka
Rank 5 ...To Pay the Bills challenge

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Metal Blood
Rare drop from Henry the Stalker

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Pig Rider
Common drop from Badass creepers

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Read All About It
Mission reward from Symbiosis

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Sinful Sweetheart
Mission reward from Statuesque

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Speak No Evil
Mission reward from In Memoriam

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XXX
Rare drop from Terramorphous the Invincible


  1. Handsome Jack's Mask: The mask is obtained several ways. Handsome Jack always drops a purple mask (blue during single player on PS3) that can be unlocked for any single character. The Warrior and the Handsome Sorcerer may drop a legendary mask that is class specific and unlocks for every character of that class, like all other in game customizations.

Unlockable Heads (DLC Content)

Tradable heads that can be unlocked through DLC content game play.

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A Bone to Pick
From Mad Moxxi and the Wedding Day Massacre

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Be Cool
From How Marcus Saved Mercenary Day

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Bullet Buccaneer
Mission reward for X Marks The Spot in Captain Scarlett and Her Pirate's Booty

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Fowl Play
From The Horrible Hunger of the Ravenous Wattle Gobbler

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Grease Monkey
Torgue vending machine in Mr. Torgue's Campaign of Carnage

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Neverending and Gory
Mission reward for A History of Simulated Violence in The Raid on Digistruct Peak

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Pithy Rejoinder
Mission reward for The Fall of Nakayama in Sir Hammerlock's Big Game Hunt

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Smashing
From T.K. Baha's Bloody Harvest

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Stuck In My Craw
From Sir Hammerlock vs. the Son of Crawmerax

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Wayfarer Wizard
Rare drop from Dice Chests in Tiny Tina's Assault on Dragon Keep;
SHiFT Code

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Rare drop from Commander Lilith & the Fight for Sanctuary

DLC Package Heads

Paid DLC heads that are unlocked in the customization menu directly. They are account-bound and cannot be traded.

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Bright Idea
Mechromancer Steampunk Slayer Pack

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Don't Stop the Beat
Mechromancer Beatmaster Pack

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Furry Ferocity
Mechromancer Domination Pack

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Horned Child
Mechromancer Madness Pack

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Necrosis
Mechromancer Supremacy Pack

Other Heads

Heads that are unlocked through other games/means. They are account-bound and cannot be traded.

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Goliath
Swag-Filled Limited Edition Diamond Plate Loot Chest
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Hippity Hoppity
Reward from Poker Night 2
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A Bullet In Her Bonnet
2013 Community Day event
*Also Drops rarely from any suitable loot source
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The Girl From The Moon
SHiFT code for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel
*Also Drops rarely from any suitable loot source

Default Skins

Skins that come unlocked with Borderlands 2 to begin customization.

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A Study in Red

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Acid Washed

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And Hell Followed With Her

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Bye Bye Baby

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Chilling and Killing

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Citrus Salvation

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Cool Cool Cool

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Don't Drink The Water

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Emerald Executioner

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Gaige's School Uniform

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Girly Rotten

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It's Always Sunny On Pandora

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Loud and Proud

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Punk You

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Reddy Steddy Go

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Reptillian Brain

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Stark Raving

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Streets Ahead

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Sun Blister

Unlockable Skins (Main Game)

Tradable skins that can be unlocked through game play.

The Torgue High Octane and Torgue Explosiveness skins can also be obtained from Torgue vending machines in Mr. Torgue's Campaign of Carnage.

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A Misfit
Rare drop from stalkers

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Angry Machine
Rank 3 Pull the Pin challenge

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Bandit Blood and Rust
Item of the Day

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Bandit Incineration
Rank 5 Knee-Deep in Brass challenge

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Bandit War Paint
Rank 3 Marauder? I Hardly Know 'Er challenge

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Beyond the Pale
Rare drop from Threshers

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Blue Sky
Rank 3 Fisticuffs! challenge

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Break Some Jaws
Rank 3 Shotgun! challenge

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Bring the Pain
Rank 5 Badass Bingo challenge

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Candy Apple
Rank 3 EXPLOOOOOSIONS! challenge

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Candy Cane
Rare drop from Vermivorous the Invincible

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Candy Corn
Rare drop from Saturn

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Cherry Bomb
Rank 3 Rocket and Roll challenge

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Clashing Colors
Mission reward from No Vacancy

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Colorblind
Rank 3 Not Full of Monkeys challenge

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Cool as Ice
Rank 3 Open Pandora's Boxes challenge

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Crimson Raiding
Rank 3 Hail of Bullets challenge

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Dahl Efficiency
Random drop from any suitable loot source

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Dahl Elite
Item of the Day

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Dahl Predator
Rank 5 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Assault Rifle challenge

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Dead Lincolns
Mission reward from The Overlooked: Medicine Man

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Denim Dynamite
Rank 3 Longshot challenge

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Distorted Socially
Rare drop from Dukino's Mom

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Don't Call Her Green
Rank 3 It's Not Easy Looting Green challenge

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Don't Feel Blue
Rare drop from Son of Mothrakk or Rakkanoth

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Ecstastic Tuesdays
Rank 3 The Killer challenge

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Firestarter
Rare drop from Captain Flynt

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Green Meanie
Rank 3 Super Novas challenge

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Gummi Worm
Rank 3 Blue Sparks challenge

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Horrible Religion
Rank 3 Aggravated Assault challenge

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Hyperion Heroism
Rank 3 Load and Lock challenge

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Hyperion Honor
Item of the Day

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Hyperion Hornet
Rank 5 Eviscerated challenge

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Jakobs Family
Mission reward from Capture the Flags

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Jakobs Filigree
Rank 5 Quickdraw challenge

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Jakobs Old-Fashioned
Item of the Day

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Joy Divide
Mission reward from To Grandmother's House We Go

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Lemon Swirl
Rank 5 This is No Time for Lazy! challenge

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Licorice Whip
Mission reward from Shielded Favors

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Maliwan Elegance
Rank 3 Slag-Licked challenge

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Maliwan Grace
Rank 5 I Just Want to Set the World on Fire challenge

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Maliwan Style
Item of the Day

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Minecraft
Common drop from creepers

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Miss Ramone
Rare drop from King Mong

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Muddy and Bloody
Random drop from "Chubby" mobs

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None Blacker
Rare drop from any of the 4 Hyperion Assassins

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Pink Pandoracorn
Rank 5 Nothing Rhymes with Orange or JEEEEENKINSSSSSS!!! challenge

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Pop and Rock
Rare drop from Terramorphous the Invincible

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Pure Velvet
Random drop from any enemy

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Rosy and Riveting
Random drop from spiderants

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Snot Stew
Mission reward from The Cold Shoulder

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Sour Apple
Rank 4 in Whaddaya Buyin'? challenge

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Steampunky
Random drop from any suitable loot source

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Tediore Customer Service
777 on Slot machines

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Tediore Low Price
Item of the Day

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Tediore Value
Rank 5 Boomerbang challenge

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Torgue Explosiveness
Rank 3 Boom challenge

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Torgue High Octane
Item of the Day

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Torgue Speed Demon
Rank 5 Catch-a-Rocket! challenge

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Vladof Freedom
Rank 5 Ammo Eater challenge

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Vladof Revolution
Item of the Day

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Vladof Sickle
777 on Slot machines

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YESFX
Rank 3 For the Hoard! challenge

Unlockable Skins (DLC Content)

Tradable skins that can be unlocked through DLC content game play.

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Bow Your Head
Drop from main boss in The Horrible Hunger of the Ravenous Wattle Gobbler

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Deathrap's Little Helper
Drop from main boss or train chest in How Marcus Saved Mercenary Day

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Mission reward for I Like My Monsters Rare in Sir Hammerlock's Big Game Hunt
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Drop from main or side boss in Sir Hammerlock vs. the Son of Crawmerax

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Lord of Wisdom
Mission reward for Dr. T and the Vault Hunters in The Raid on Digistruct Peak

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Shillelagh Slaughterer
Drop from main boss in Mad Moxxi and the Wedding Day Massacre

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Acquired in Tiny Tina's Assault on Dragon Keep
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Drop from main boss in T.K. Baha's Bloody Harvest
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Rare drop from Commander Lilith & the Fight for Sanctuary

DLC Package Skins

Paid DLC skins that are unlocked in the customization menu directly. They are account-bound and cannot be traded.

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Bring Out Your Dead
Mechromancer Madness Pack

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Chaos Reigns
Mechromancer Supremacy Pack

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Stark Raving (Striped and Strapped)
Mechromancer Beatmaster Pack

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Steampunk Rock
Mechromancer Steampunk Slayer Pack

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Warm and Fuzzy
Mechromancer Domination Pack

Other Skins

Skins that are unlocked through other games/means. They are account-bound and cannot be traded.

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Alive and Kicking
2013 Community Day event
*Also Drops rarely from any suitable loot source

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Gearbox
Only available to Gearbox Software employees

SHiFT Promotional Skins

Tradable skins that are unlocked through temporary SHiFT code promotions.

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Gumming the Works
Valentine's Day event SHIFT code
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Lime Lollipop
St Patrick's Day event SHiFT code
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Stinger Missile
Halloween event SHiFT code
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The Cosplay Singularity
The Pre-Sequel SHiFT code
*Also Drops rarely from any suitable loot source

Trivia

Note: Each head/skin name is linked to the picture for easy reference.

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