The weapons that appear in Borderlands 2 are made by a variety of manufacturers and each manufacturer has a different vision of how their guns should be used. Feast your eyes on these “educational” vignettes.
Chances are that you will come across a Maliwan, Vladof, or Tediore-made weapon when you are playing through Borderlands 2. To give you an idea of what each type of weapon excels at, the folks over at 2K made a few videos for your enjoyment. Check them out below.