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White Elephant
Borderlands 3

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White Elephant

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  • Artifact Type:
    Melee
  • Rarity:
    Legendary
  • Content:
    Base Game
Mar 11, 2021 17:38

White Elephant - Details

White Elephant (BL3)
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White Elephant - Description

The Legendary Artifact White Elephant is manufactured by Eridian and comes from the Borderlands 3 Base Game.

Each melee hit has a 30% Chance to stick a Bomb at the enemy that explodes after 2 seconds.

The Bomb deals 2x[of melee hit] random Elemental or Non-Elemental Splash Damage.

Multiple Bombs can stick to a single enemy.

White Elephant - Abilities

Like most Legendary Artifacts the White Elephant has 1 random Ability out of these 4 Categories.
Artifacts don't have an Anointment or Mayhem Level.

Utility Abilities

  • Last Stand
    5s Invulnerability when Health drops below 50%.
    Cooldown: 40s
  • Elemental Projector
    +117% [Element] Damage for elemental status effects applied to you
  • Flesh Melter
    On kill grants a buff that stacks up to 5 times and lasts for 11.3s.
    Each stack: +30% Corrosive Damage
  • Atom Balm
    Radiation Status Effect:
    +50% Aura Damage
    +23% Burst Damage
    +23% Burst Radius
  • Ice Breaker
    +45% Damage against Frozen Targets
    +58% Cryo Efficiency
  • Loot Expanding
    Pickups amount:
    +132% Cash
    +35% Ammo
    +58% Health

Melee Abilities

  • Berzerker
    Melee grants enrage buff that lasts for 10s.
    Enrage: +18% Sprint Speed & +11% Fire Rate
  • Cutpurse
    Melee replenishes: 11% Ammo, 11% Ammo to Allies
  • [Element] Stone
    +80% [Element] Melee Damage
  • Knife Drain
    +75% Melee Lifesteal

Slide Abilities

  • Cauterizing
    Slide: +88% Incendiary Damage
    Incendiary puddle on slide impact.
    Cooldown: 10s
  • Electric Slide
    Slide: +88% Shock Damage
    While sliding shock beams chain up to 6 nearby enemies.
  • Caustic Coast
    Slide: +50% Corrosive Damage
    While sliding shoots 10 corrosive Shards/s.
  • Snowdrift
    Slide: +88% Cryo Damage & +119% Speed
    Slide launches Cryo Snowball.
    Cooldown: 5s
  • Radiodead
    Slide: +88% Radiation Damage
    Radiation puddle on slide impact.
    Puddle duration: 5s

Slam Abilities

  • Hot Drop
    Slam: +113% Incendiary Damage & +43% Radius
    On impact: Launches 5 fireballs that leave magma puddles.
  • Spark Plug
    Slam: +113% Shock Damage & +43% Radius
    On impact:
    Spawns tesla-coil that deals Shock damage to nearby enemies for 8s.
  • Toxic Revenger
    Slam: +113% Corrosive Damage & +43% Radius
    On impact: spawns Corrosive puddle for 5s.
  • Ice Spiker
    Slam: +113% Cryo Damage & +43% Radius
    On impact: Launches 3 Cryo Projectiles that pass through enemies.
  • Mind Melt
    Slam: +113% Radiation Damage & +43% Radius
    On impact: Creates Radiation Aura around player for 8s.
  • Rear Ender
    Slam:
    +94% Damage
    +43% Radius
    +68% Knockback

White Elephant - Stats

Standard Artifacts have 3 Stats from these lists:
1xMain Stat + 2xSecondary Stats

Main Stats

  • Damage:
  • +24% [Element] Damage
  • +24% [Weapon Type] Damage
  • +38% Melee Damage
  • +33% Grenade Damage
  • Survivability:
  • +5,417 Health
  • +6,067 Shield Capacity
  • +39% [Element] Resistance
  • +28% Elemental Resistance
  • Utility:
  • +62% Mag Size
  • +19% Reload Speed
  • +33% Accuracy
  • +12% Movement Speed
  • -30% Action Skill cooldown
  • +62% FFYL Duration
  • +17.67 Luck

Secondary Stats

  • Damage:
  • +24% [Element] Damage
  • +39% [Element Status Effect] Chance
  • +38% Melee Damage
  • +48% Area-of-Effect Damage
  • Survivability:
  • +5,417 Health
  • +542/s Health Regen
  • +6,067 Shield Capacity
  • -37% Shield Recharge Delay
  • +43% Shield Recharge Rate
  • +39% [Element] Resistance
  • Utility:
  • +62% Magazine Size
  • +19% Reload Speed
  • +33% Accuracy
  • +12% Movement Speed
  • -30% Action Skill Cooldown
  • +62% FFYL Duration
  • +49% FFYL Movement Speed
  • +10% Combat XP

Double Stats

Usually each Stat can only occur once, but there are 5 exceptions that can rarely occur twice:

2x Incendiary = +48% Incendiary Damage
2x Cryo = +48% Cryo Damage
2x Radiation = +48% Radiation Damage
2x Melee = +77% Melee Damage
2x Speed = +24% Movement Speed

White Elephant - Buffs & Nerfs

Hotfix 03.11.2021:

  • Lowered the sticky grenade bonus damage.

How to farm: White Elephant

World Drop (BL3)

White Elephant - Source Details

All of White Elephant's farming Sources:

  • Agonizer 9000: 1.2%
  • World Drop

The White Elephant is a Datamined Legendary Artifact from Borderlands 3 and can not be obtained legitametly. The Save Editor is the only way to get the White Elephant.

World Drop

Borderlands 3 World Drops are items that drop from any suitable Loot Source in addition to any other source.

Suitable Loot Sources:

  • All Enemies:
    Bosses, Crew Challenges, Generic Enemies, …
  • All kinds of Chests
  • Vending Machines
  • Slot Machines
  • Eridian Fabricator
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