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12 Pounder
Updated: Sep 05, 2023
Borderlands 2

Borderlands 2
12 Pounder

Nec pluribus impar, bitches.
  • Content
    Pirate's Booty
  • Weapon Type
  • Rarity
  • Manufacturer
  • Elements

12 Pounder
All Details

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12 Pounder (Launcher-BL2)
Copy 12 Pounder Code

12 Pounder - About

The Rare Launcher 12 Pounder is manufactured by Torgue and comes from the Borderlands 2 Pirate's Booty - DLC.

12 Pounder - unique Ability

Fires a Cannonball in an arching trajectory.
The Cannonball explodes when it hits an enemy or ricochets of the first surface and explodes when it hits a second surface.

12 Pounder - Variants

  • Elements
  • Listed Projectiles
  • Shot Cost
  • Splash Radius
  • Weapon Parts
    fixed parts
  • possible
  • Splash Anoints

12 Pounder - Launcher Parts

Weapons usually get one part per group, but sometimes multiple or none. Numbers in the top-right  indicate the range of parts a group can have.
Parts usually have equal drop chances, or it's indicated nearby.


  • Bandit+50% Melee Damage
    +25% Mag Size
    -10% Reload Speed
    +15% Spread
  • Maliwan+15% Status Chance
  • Tediore+20% Reload Speed
    -6% Damage
    -10% Mag Size
  • Torgue+9% Damge
    +1 Mag Size
    +40% Reload Speed
    +15% Recoil
    +10% Spread
  • Vladof+12% Fire Rate
    -6% Damage
    -10% Recoil Recovery


  • Bandit+20% Mag Size
    -10% Max Accuracy
  • Maliwan+160% Projectile Speed
    +10% Burst Recoil
  • Tediore
  • Torgue+12% Damage
    -6% Fire Rate
  • Vladof+12% Fire Rate
    -20% Zoom


  • Bandit2.3x Zoom-20% Max Inaccuracy
  • Maliwan3.9x Zoom+20% Projectile Speed
    -20% Spread (aiming)
  • Tediore2.8x Zoom+20% Reload Speed
  • Torgue2.5x Zoom+20% Max Accuracy
    -20% Spread (aiming)
  • Vladof3.2x Zoom+12% Fire Rate
    -15% Spread (aiming)


  • Damage3.7%+21% Damage
    -15% Fire Rate
    +30% Recoil
  • Fire Rate3.7%+18% Fire Rate
    -3% Damage
  • Swap Speed3.7%+10% Reload Speed
    +150% Swap Speed
  • Rocket Speed3.7%+280% Projectile Speed
    +20% Zoom
  • Mag Size3.7%+35% Mag Size
    -15% Reload Speed
  • Reload Speed3.7%+30% Reload Speed
  • Accuracy3.7%+50% Zoom
    +80% Projectile Speed
    +15% Accuracy
    -25% Spread

12 Pounder - Changelog

12 Pounder
How to Farm

12 Pounder
Assigned Loot Pool

12 Pounder
Dedicated Drop

Dedicated Drop

Dedicated Drop

Dedicated Drops are weapons that only drop from its dedicated sources.
Unlike World Drops who can drop almost everywhere at a small chance.

12 Pounder
Drop Rates

  • Big Sleep
The number next to the Source notes Loot Luck.

Loot Luck Formula


P = Dedicated Loot Pool Chance
L = Loot Luck

12 Pounder
Grinder Recipe

This recipe requires 1+ DLC-Legendary!
LauncherLauncherAny Legendary WeaponplusAny Legendary WeaponLauncherplusAny Legendary WeaponAny Uncommon WeaponequalsLauncherLauncherEpic or Legendary PistolEpic or Legendary Shotgun
The Grinder⚙️ recipe for the displayed chances.
Consoles may have a better recipe that's the best on PC.

12 Pounder
Dedicated Sources

Big Sleep

Big Sleep

Hayter's Folly