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Complex Root

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  • Weapon Type:
    Sniper
  • Rarity:
    Legendary
  • Manufacturer:
    Maliwan
  • Content:
    Bounty of Blood
  • Elements:
    Incendiary
    Shock
    Corrosive
    Cryo
    Radiation
Mar 31, 2021 11:37

Complex Root - Details

Complex Root (Sniper-BL3)
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Complex Root - Description

The Legendary Sniper Complex Root is manufactured by Maliwan and comes from the Borderlands 3 Bounty of Blood - DLC.

Requires a 1-second charge up and then shoots one 2-Round Burst.

Shot Bullets spawn 13 additional Bullets along their flight path.
Additional Bullets first diverge from the direction of the Main-Bullet at a right angle, then each follows a random zigzag pattern.
Additional Bullets explode on impact or after 2 sec and deal [weapon element] Splash Damage.

Maliwan - Info

Maliwan specializes in Elemental Weaponry.
Most of their Weapons can toggle between 2 of the 5 Elements.

Lasers and Charge up Weapons are common within the Maliwan Arsenal.

Complex Root - Variants

  • Anointment:
    possible
    none
  • Splash Anoints:
    available
    none
  • Weapon Parts:
    variations
    fixed parts
  • Splash Radius:
  • Listed Projectiles:
  • Ammo/Shot:
  • Element Variants:

    Incendiary
    Shock
    Corrosive
    Cryo
    Radiation

    All Elements on the Complex Root are equally common with 20%.

Manufacturer Variations:

Complex Root - Sniper Parts

A single number in the top right of parts show its rarity.
Parts with a number < 1 are less common and parts with a number > 1 are more common.

Magazines:
  • 6 Round Mag
    Reload Speed: 3.1 sec
    +10% Damage
  • 10 Round Mag
    Reload Speed: 3.6 sec
  • 14 Round Mag
    Reload Speed: 4.0 sec
    -10% Damage
Grips:
  • Grip 1
    -30% Weapon Sway
    +5% Damage
  • Grip 2
    +10% Charge Speed
    +20% Accuracy
    -20% Accuracy (Bloom)
  • Grip 3
    -30% Weapon Sway
    -30% Recoil (Width)
    -5% Reload Time
  • Grip 4
    +10% Elemental (Damage)
    -30% Recoil (Width)
  • Grip 5
    -30% Weapon Sway
    +20% Accuracy
    +10% Elemental (Chance)
  • Grip 6
    -30% Recoil (Width)
    +10% Elemental (Chance)
  • Grip 7
    -30% Weapon Sway
    -5% Reload Time
Foregrip:
  • Foregrip 1
    +10% Charge Speed
  • Foregrip 2
    -30% Weapon Sway
  • Foregrip 3
    +10% Elemental (Chance)
  • Foregrip 4
    +2 Magazine Size
    -10% Accuracy
    -5% Damage
  • Foregrip 5
    -5% Reload Time
  • Foregrip 6
    -15% Recoil (Width)
Scopes:
  • 4.3x Zoom
    -30% Weapon Sway
  • 5.4x Zoom
    +10% Elemental (Chance)
  • 5.4x Zoom
    +20% Charge Speed

Complex Root - Buffs & Nerfs

Hotfix 08.06.2020:

  • Decreased weapon charge time.

Complex Root - How to Farm

World Drop (BL3-DLC-3)

Complex Root - Source Details

All of Complex Root's farming Sources:

  • Lani Dixon: 33%
  • World Drop (DLC 3)

The Complex Root is a Datamined Legendary Sniper from Borderlands 3 and can not be obtained legitametly.
A Game Save Editor is the only way to get the Complex Root.

World Drop (DLC 3)

World Drop (BL3-DLC-3)

Bounty of Blood - World Drops are items that drop from any Suitable Loot Source, within Bounty of Blood DLC, in addition to their other sources.

Suitable Loot Sources:

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