Borderlands 2 Legendary Weapons Guide

Borderlands 2 Legendary Weapons deal a huge punch compared to general weapons in the game. They are more accurate and enable you to apply elemental effects to take down even the most shielded and armored enemies in the Pandora wastelands.

Legendary Weapons are rare and don’t come easily, and since loot in Borderlands 2 is pretty much random, you will have to adventure through the Pandora from location to location and hope that you find these.

Each manufacturer has at least one fabled legendary weapon so that gives you an option to find a weapon of your favorite manufacturer. For more help on Borderlands 2, read our Shields, Grenades and Relics Guide.

Borderlands 2 Legendary Weapons


Expeditious Thunderball Fists (Pistol)
Location: Captain Flynt, Southern Shelf

  • Damage: 507
  • Accuracy: 94.5
  • Fire Rate: 3
  • Reload: 1.6
  • Mag Size: 17
  • Cost: $71,715

Expeditious Thunderball Fists has a shock elemental effect but might use a lot of ammo to drive its elemental bullets. Malivan pistols have relatively small magazine size so you should be careful with your choice to use elemental bullets. You can use this weapon to shock an incoming enemy and swap to another weapon with a bigger magazine to finish him off.

Consummate Hellfire (SMG)
Location: Scorch

  • Damage: 240
  • Accuracy: 93.1
  • Fire Rate: 8.0
  • Reload: 2.5
  • Mag Size: 37
  • Cost: $107,955

Comsummate Hellfire has a fire elemental trait. Being a Maliwan SMG, it’s versatile and enables you to apply elemental effects while dealing solid damage to your enemies.

Barking Volcano (Sniper Rifle)
Location: Obtained from The Warrior in Vault of the Warrior and Handsome Sorcerer in Dragon Keep.

  • Damage: 756367
  • Accuracy: 96.8
  • Fire Rate: 1.4
  • Reload: 3.1
  • Mag Size: 10
  • Cost: $7,887,913

It is a long range weapon that can be used to pick out enemies before heading into battle head-on. The projectiles spread to other targets if fired in a tightly packed group of enemies.

Parataxis Norfleet (Rocket Launcher)
Location: Common drop from Vermivorous the Invincible or a rare drop from Hyperius the Invincible.

  • Damage: 223866×3
  • Accuracy: 85.2
  • Fire Rate: 1.1
  • Reload: 5.4
  • Mag Size: 3
  • Cost: $71,458

It has a unique fire pattern compared to the other rocket launchers. The Norfleet gives you an almost guaranteed direct hit every time you fire it making it a great weapon to for dealing elemental damage.

Punitory Pyrophobia (Rocket Launcher)
Location: Incinerator Clayton in Frostburn Canyon and Clark the Combusted Cryptkeeper in Hallowed Hollow.

  • Damage: 494718
  • Accuracy: 87.6
  • Fire Rate: 1.0
  • Reload: 4.3
  • Mag Size: 5
  • Cost: $1,294,844

The weapon is best used in closed areas. The bullets will be based on time, and not distance, it is recommended to not use Maya’s Accelerate and Zer0’s Vel0city as they will decrease the effectiveness of this weapon


Wyld Asss Madhous! (Assault Rifle)
Location: Mad Dog, Lynchwood

  • Damage: 224
  • Accuracy: 66.7
  • Fire Rate: 7.5
  • Reload: 6.8
  • Mag Size: 144
  • Cost: $69,397

Wyld Asss Madhous! has a fire elemental effect. It comes with large magazine and has a low accuracy. Although, its accuracy is comparatively low, but its larger magazine allows you to shoot enemies indiscriminately. It’s a good weapon choice in close quarters or when you are against fast, difficult-to-hit enemies.

Dubble Gub (Pistol)
Location: Laney, The Fridge

  • Damage: 497 x 2
  • Accuracy: 73.9
  • Fire Rate: 3.3
  • Reload: 2.5
  • Mag Size: 148
  • Cost: $51,495

Dublle Gub has corrosive elemental effect and helps you fight the loaders with ease. It has large magazine and lower recoil, helping you shoot enemies in the most difficult of situations.

Murduring Slagga (SMG)
Location: Can be found as a drop from Tector and Jimbo Hodunk in The Dust and from Sorcerer’s Daughter in Lair of Infinite Agony.

  • Damage: 12103×3
  • Accuracy: 67.8
  • Fire Rate: 8.8
  • Reload: 3.6
  • Mag Size: 128
  • Cost: $514,800

It is an effective weapon with somewhat decent accuracy. Due to its high fire-rate it becomes extremely effective for dealing with hordes at medium and close range.

Sledge’s Shotgun (Shotgun)
Location: Smash-Head in The Fridge, Hyperius the Invincible in Washburne Refinery, and Gold Golem in Mines of Avarice.

  • Damage: 19952×12
  • Accuracy: 30.7
  • Fire Rate: 6.7
  • Reload: 3.9
  • Mag Size: 24
  • Cost: $169,638

It has a high magazine and a great burst fire similar to that of Dahl’s weapons.

Snyper Badaboom (Rocket Launcher)
Location: King Mong in Eridium Blight.

  • Damage: 2576301×6
  • Accuracy: 58.6
  • Fire Rate: 1.1
  • Reload: 5.7
  • Mag Size: 6
  • Cost: $8,031,650

It has a great splash damage and direct hit damage compared to most other rocket launchers. The projectiles act as if they were fired from a shotgun but packing the lethality of a Rocket Launcher


Skirmish Emperor (SMG)
Location: The Assassins

  • Damage: 370
  • Accuracy: 89.1
  • Fire Rate: 5.5
  • Reload: 1.9
  • Mag Size: 49
  • Cost: $79,635

It’s automatic hip-fire enables you to spray at enemies in close to a mid range, with an ability to zoom in and burst fire for mid to long-range. You can use burst fire mode for applying elemental effects and for precision targeting.

Pacifying Pitchfork (Sniper Rifle)
Location: You. Will. Die. (Seriously)

  • Damage: 690
  • Accuracy: 97.2
  • Fire Rate: 6.7
  • Reload: 3.1
  • Mag Size: 18
  • Cost: $95,947

Pacifying Pitchfork has a slag elemental effect. Applying the effect on monsters or enemies will help you deal double damage. Pitchfork sacrifices damage and mag-size to gain the ability to burst fire while zoomed.

Feral Veruc (Assault Rifle)
Location: Mobley in The Dust and Sorcerer’s Daughter in the Lair of Infinite Agony.

  • Damage: 395×3
  • Accuracy: 81.5
  • Fire Rate: 6.6
  • Reload: 2.8
  • Mag Size: 39
  • Cost: $11,267

The Veruc burst fires when zoomed, great for dealing with charging targets or dealing with enemies at close range.

React Hornet (Pistol)
Location: Hyperius the Invincible in Washburne Refinerym Uranus in Helios Fallen and Knuckle Dragger in Windshear Waste.

  • Damage: 7615
  • Accuracy: 82.0
  • Fire Rate: 13.6
  • Reload: 1.9
  • Mag Size: 17
  • Cost: $123,208

It has a guaranteed corrosive effect, and 80% splash damage which counts as grenade damage.

Hector’s Paradise (Pistol)
Location: Obtained from the mission Echoes of the Past.

  • Damage: 126603
  • Accuracy: 80.3
  • Fire Rate: 12.5
  • Reload: 2.0
  • Mag Size: 23
  • Cost: $1,669,763

It fires a six round burst whilst zoomed in and has a fixed melee attachment


Super Gunderang (Pistol)
Location. Rakk Man

  • Damage: 557
  • Accuracy: 90.1
  • Fire Rate: 4.8
  • Reload: 0.9
  • Mag Size: 27
  • Cost: $50,010

Super Gunerang is a Tediore pistol, use all the ammo and throw it on your enemies for a fine blast. You can save up some ammo in the weapon for a bigger blast. It has a high damage and accuracy, but lower fire rate.

New and Improved Deliverance (Shotgun)

  • Damage: 256 x 6
  • Accuracy: 66.9
  • Fire Rate: 1.6
  • Reload: 1.9
  • Mag Size: 9
  • Cost: $56,160

It’s a corrosive weapon that can be used to fight robots. It has a good damage, decent mag-size and comparatively good accuracy. If you aren’t satisfied, you can toss it forward to make it explode on impact.

When you are enemies are in a cluster, make sure you leave some ammo and toss the shotgun onto them. They won’t be able to dodge and taking good damage from the explosion.

Stocking Bunny (Rocket Launcher)
Location: Chubby enemies

  • Damage: 7049
  • Accuracy: 75.3
  • Fire Rate: 1.0
  • Reload: 1.7
  • Mag Size: 3
  • Cost: $136,147

Stocking Bunny, being a rocket launcher, has rounds of ammo that explode on impact.

Refill Babymaker (SMG)

Location. The Babymaker can be found as a drop from Madame Von Bartlesby in Tundra Express

  • Damage: 21791
  • Accuracy: 92.1
  • Fire Rate: 8.3
  • Reload: 1.0
  • Mag Size: 35
  • Cost: $81,968

The Baby Make has a special weapon effect of enhancing the reload projectile

Hyperion Legendary Weapons

Practical Conference Call (Shotgun)

  • Damage: 246 x 7
  • Accuracy: 70.4
  • Fire Rate: 4.3
  • Reload: 2.7
  • Mag Size: 10
  • Cost: $86,430

Practical Conference Call has a slog elemental effect. Having great accuracy, with careful, it can be used effectively at a long range.

Rightsizing Bitch (SMG)
Location: BNK3R

  • Damage: 303
  • Accuracy: 97.0
  • Fire Rate: 8.7
  • Reload: 2.1
  • Mag Size: 48
  • Cost: $106,210

Keep firing to increase the accuracy of this weapon because that’s one way to utilize Rightsizing Bitch’s larger magazine size. It’s an excellent weapon for Salvador during Gunzerking or for any of your characters, during dire situations when you can’t aim down sight.

Torgue Legendary Guns

Nasty KerBlaster (Assault Rifle)
Location: Warmong, Southern Shelf

  • Damage: 1519
  • Accuracy: 89.9
  • Fire Rate: 2.3
  • Reload: 3.1
  • Mag Size: 29
  • Cost: $101,805

Nasty KerBlaster has an explosive elemental effect. It has rounds that explode on impact, making them mini-rocket launchers. It is good at close and long-range, but you might not find them an effective option at a mid-range.

derp Nukem (Rocket Launcher)
Location: Black Queen

  • Damage: 20093
  • Accuracy: 73.3
  • Fire Rate: 0.7
  • Reload: 7.3
  • Mag Size: 4
  • Cost: $158,662

Being a rocket launcher, derp Nukem has explosive rounds that explode on impact. These rockets go slowly but pack-a-huge punch when they hit their target.

Juicy Flakker (Shotgun)

Location. The Warrior found in Vault of the Warrior, the Handsome Sorcerer in Dragon Keep, in Mr. Torgue’s Campaign of Carnage DLC, or at any Torgue Vending Machine as an item of the day

  • Damage: 768 x 3
  • Accuracy: 15.6
  • Fire Rate: 0.4
  • Reload: 3.9
  • Mag Size: 12
  • Cost: $78,022

Juicy Flakker has an explosive elemental effect. It fires pellets that are missiles. It releases a hail of gyrojets that pack a huge punch at a close or long range.

Double Penetrating Unkempt Harold (Pistol)

Location: Dropped from Savage Lee in Three Horns – Divide and can be purchased from Torgue Vending Machine as an item of the day.

  • Damage: 51410×2
  • Accuracy: 80.0
  • Fire Rate: 1.6
  • Reload: 2.3
  • Mag Size: 20
  • Cost: $435,635

A rather effective pistol in close and medium-range encounters. Shots will split into 3, then 5 and then 7 projectiles once fired in specific intervals of time.

Nasty Ogre (Assault Rifle)

Location: A drop from Warlord Slog in Murderlin’s Temple.

  • Damage: 50666
  • Accuracy: 83.2
  • Fire Rate: 4.8
  • Reload: 3.9
  • Mag Size: 74
  • Cost: $802,753

It is similar to a spitter rifle manufactured by Torgue with addition of perks with the highest magazine size out of all Torgue rifles


Dastardly Maggie (Pistol)
Location: Mick Zaford

  • Damage: 270 x 6
  • Accuracy: 81.2
  • Fire Rate: 11.5
  • Reload: 1.7
  • Mag Size: 10
  • Cost: $76,957

Dastardly Maggie being a Jackob’ weapon may provide best platform for high-impact design. It has a decent accuracy and damage with good fire-rate.

Skoakum Skullmasher (Sniper)
Location: Son of Mothrakk

  • Damage: 499 x 5
  • Accuracy: 85.5
  • Fire Rate: 2.6
  • Reload: 4.0
  • Mag Size: 9
  • Cost: $135,952

Skoakum Skullmasher’s sheer speed and power sets it apart from other snipers in the game.

Boss Hammer Buster (Assault Rifle)

Location: McNally found in The Dust

  • Damage: 18239
  • Accuracy: 93.0
  • Fire Rate: 16.7
  • Reload: 3.8
  • Mag Size: 13
  • Cost: $241,963

It is a legendary assault rifle with great vanilla stats giving you a 50% additive crit bonus and a 15% multiplicative crit bonus.

M2828 Thumpson (Assault Rifle)

Location: Dahl Abandon

  • Damage: 822320
  • Accuracy: 93.0
  • Fire Rate: 19.2
  • Reload: 3.8
  • Mag Size: 60
  • Cost: $6309533

It has great damage and great critical hit bonus, but you will see a reduction in accuracy due to the increased magazine size.

Well Kept Striker (Shotgun)

Location: Old Slappy in The Highlands – Outwash

  • Damage: 23563×7
  • Accuracy: 86.7
  • Fire Rate: 15.7
  • Reload:2.2
  • Mag Size: 4
  • Cost: $719,991

The Striker is a semi-automatic shotgun with a small magazine size. It is an accurate weapon with bonus critical hit damage accompanied by high recoil

Vladof Legendary Weapons

Swift Shredifier (Assault Rifle)
Location: Bone Head 2.0, Arid Nexus

  • Damage: 305
  • Accuracy: 88.9
  • Fire Rate:15.7
  • Reload: 2.7
  • Mag Size: 83
  • Cost: $101,805

Swift Shredifier is a precise weapon with the ability to unload bullets quickly. You can equip it with explosive rounds to add explosive damage on top of speed.

Paritisan Mongol (Rocket Launcher)
Location: Demon Hunter

  • Damage: 4739
  • Accuracy: 80.2
  • Fire Rate: 1.4
  • Reload: 4.6
  • Mag Size: 6
  • Cost: $155,625

Being a rocket launcher, Paritisan Mongol comes with explosive rounds that explode on impact. It consumes fewer ammo per shot than other launchers, has comparatively low damage but its accuracy and fire-rate compensate for that.

Britva Lyudmila (Sniper)
Location: The Good, The Bad, and the Mordecai

  • Damage: 812
  • Accuracy: 95.8
  • Fire Rate: 5.7
  • Reload: 3.1
  • Mag Size: 27
  • Cost: $98,437

Britva Lyuda has a corrosive elemental effect making it your weapon of choice when up against shielded targets. It has larger magazine size, good damage and critical hit chance.

Vengeful Infinity (Pistol)

Location: Doc Mercy located in Three Horns – Valley, the Gold Golem located in the Mines of Avarice, and the tubby enemies during True Vault Hunter Mode and Lt. Angvar located in The Burrows.

  • Damage: 28931
  • Accuracy: 89.6
  • Fire Rate: 10.4
  • Reload: 1.7
  • Mag Size: 1
  • Cost: $414,891

It is a great weapon which can be used as a trusty alternative should you happen to run out of ammo in your primary

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