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Creeping Death
Updated: Jan 20, 2024
Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3
Creeping Death

I creep across the land.
  • Content
    Base Game
  • Weapon Type
  • Rarity
  • Manufacturer
  • Elements

Creeping Death
All Details

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Creeping Death (Shotgun-BL3)
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Creeping Death - About

The Legendary Shotgun Creeping Death is manufactured by Tediore and comes from the Borderlands 3 Base Game.

Creeping Death - unique Ability

The Creeping Death shoots balls that stick to surfaces or bounce off enemies without dealing damage.
These Balls stick to a surface for 10s before they explode dealing Corrosive Splash Damage.

When thrown the Creeping Death explodes on impact causing all balls to rush to the impact area and explode dealing Corrosive Splash Damage.

The Creeping Death Reload Explosion deals 150% x Card Damage x leftover Bullets.

Creeping Death - Variants

  • Elements
  • Listed Projectiles
  • Shot Cost
    2 | 3
  • Splash Radius
    300 | 360 | 420
  • Weapon Parts
    fixed parts
  • Anointment
  • Splash Anoints

Creeping Death - Shotgun 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.


  • Grip_3Throw Stabilizer-15% Vertical Recoil
    +2 Mag Size
    -10% Accuracy
    -5% Damage
  • Grip_4+20% Splash Radius
    +10% Accuracy
  • Grip_5-30% Sway
    +5% Damage


  • Foregrip_1-30% Sway
    +5% Fire Rate
  • Foregrip_2-30% Vertical Recoil
    +5% Accuracy
  • Foregrip_3+20% Splash Radius
    +5% Damage
  • Foregrip_4+50% Projectiles
    +5% Damage
    +1 Shot Cost
    -4.5% Accuracy
    +25% Accuracy Bloom
  • Foregrip_5+2 Mag Size
    -15% Horizontal Recoil
    -10% Accuracy
    -5% Damage


  • Scope_12.2x Zoom
  • Scope_24.5x Zoom
  • Scope_31.5x Zoom
  • Scope_42.9x Zoom

Creeping Death - Changelog

Hotfix 04.01.2021:

  • +208% Reload-Explosion Damage

Hotfix 01.21.2021:

  • Tediore Nerf: -50% Reload-Explosion Damage

Hotfix 10.10.2019:

  • Damage increased by 200%.

Creeping Death
How to Farm

Creeping Death
Assigned Loot Pool

Creeping Death
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.

Creeping Death
Drop Rates

  • Mother of Grogans
The number next to the Source notes Loot Luck.

Loot Luck Formula


P = Dedicated Loot Pool Chance
L = Loot Luck

Creeping Death
Grinder Recipe

This recipe requires 1+ DLC-Legendary!
ShotgunShotgunAny Legendary WeaponplusAny Legendary WeaponShotgunplusAny Legendary WeaponAny Uncommon WeaponequalsShotgunShotgunEpic 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.

Creeping Death
Dedicated Sources

Mother of Grogans

Mother of Grogans

The Anvil
Named Enemy