Roland is one of the main heroes and Vault Hunters in Borderlands 1. He makes a return in Borderlands 2, but not as a Vault Hunter and primary hero. He's girlfriend was Lillith before they took a break. He is also the leader of the Crimson Raiders.
|Voice Actor|| Oliver Tull (Borderlands)
Markus Lloyd (Borderlands 2)
|a.k.a.|| Crimson Leader
|Family||Ex-Girlfriend - Lilith|
|Occupation|| Vault Hunter (Formerly)
Crimson Raiders Leader (Formerly)
|Last Appearance||Borderlands 2|
|Death Episode||Borderlands 2|
|Cause of Death||Shot in the chest by Handsome Jack|
|Series Lifespan||Borderlands to Borderlands 2|
Roland, also known as "The Soldier", is the leader of the Vault Hunters and a playable character. He and the others open the vault at the end of the game.
Roland and his team(Brick, Lillith and Mordecai) formed the Crimson Raiders after they defeated General Knoxx. They were originaly station on New Haven but was destroyed by Hyprion who "killed" Lillith.
They relocated to Sanctuary thereafter. Roland broke up with Lillith to protect Sanctuary while she is busy with the bandits.
During the strike against the Angel core, he helps the Vault Hunters to get the key. He lowers the shields to Angel's injectors while the others destroys it. He goes to retrieve the vault key after Angel dies but gets shot by Handsome Jack. The Old and current Vault Hunters then mourns him.
- Ex-Girlfriend: Lillith
- Mordecai and Bloodwing
- Tiny Tina
- Helen Pierce
- Marcus Kencai