Cryo

Element Guide

Cryo

Description:
Cryo Damage reduces enemy movement speed and can freeze them. Effective on Armor; Neutral on Flesh; Weak on Shields.
Cryo
Last Page Update: Dec 21, 2019

Cryo Damage in Borderlands 3

Cryo was introduced in Borderlands The Pre Sequel.

Cryo Damage can cause the stackable Cryo Status Effect. Each Stack reduces the enemies movement speed until they freeze and are unable to move.

With a Cryo Efficancy of 100% enemies freez at around 20% of their health

Frozen enemies take 3x Melee damage.

Normal Mode: +20% Damage against Armored Targets. ±0% Damage against Flesh and - 30% against Shielded Targets.

True Vault Hunter Mode: +50% Damage against Armored Targets. ±0% Damage against Flesh and - 50% against Shielded Targets.

Other Elements

Cryo

Cryo

Cryo Damage reduces enemy movement speed and can freeze them. Effective on Armor; Neutral on Flesh; Weak on Shields.
Explosive

Explosive

Neutral on Flesh and Shields; Weak against Armor. In Borderlands 3 Explosive Damage is considered Kinetic Damage.
Slag

Slag

Slag only exists in Borderlands 2 and Buffs all damage towards Slagged Targets.
Corrosive

Corrosive

Effective against armored enemies. Ineffective against flesh enemies and very ineffective against shielded enemies.

Other Elements

Explosive

Explosive

Neutral on Flesh and Shields; Weak against Armor. In Borderlands 3 Explosive Damage is considered Kinetic Damage.
Corrosive

Corrosive

Effective against armored enemies. Ineffective against flesh enemies and very ineffective against shielded enemies.
Shock

Shock

Shock is effective against shielded enemies. Ineffective (Neutral in Borderlands 2) against flesh and armored enemies.
Cryo

Cryo

Cryo Damage reduces enemy movement speed and can freeze them. Effective on Armor; Neutral on Flesh; Weak on Shields.
Radiation

Radiation

Enemies that die with the Radiation Status effect, explode and spread radiation to nearby enemies. Effective on Shields; Neutral on Flesh; Weak on Armor.
Incendiary

Incendiary

Incendiary is effective against flesh enemies. Very Ineffective against shielded and armored enemies.