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Critical Thug
Updated: Nov 13, 2021
Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3
Critical Thug

No shooting at parties!
  • Content
    Designer's Cut
  • Weapon Type
    Shotgun
  • Rarity
    Legendary
  • Manufacturer
    Torgue
  • Elements
    Non-Elemental

Critical Thug
All Details

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Critical Thug (Shotgun-BL3)
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Critical Thug - Details

The Legendary Shotgun Critical Thug is manufactured by Torgue and comes from the Borderlands 3 Designer's Cut - Upgrade Pack.

Shoots bullets that explode shortly after impact.
Both the impact and explosion deal Non-Elemental Splash Damage.

Critical hits ricochet to one nearby enemy and explode shortly after impact.

Critical Thug - Variants

  • Elements
    Non-Elemental
  • Listed Projectiles
    1 | 2
  • Shot Cost
    1 | 2
  • Splash Radius
    300 | 360 | 432
  • Weapon Parts
    variants
    fixed parts
  • Anointment
    possible
    none
  • Splash Anoints
    possible
    none

Critical Thug - Shotgun Parts

A single number in the top right of parts shows its weighing, while no number means the weight of 1. The higher a part's weight the greater the chance to occur.
You can only get 1 Part per Category, if not specified.

Grips:
  • Grip 1 - x2
    0.5
    2x Projectiles
    +2 Magazine Size
    -30% Weapon Sway
    +25% Accuracy Bloom
    -10% Accuracy
    -30% Damage
    +1 Shot Cost
  • Grip 2
    +20% Splash Radius
    -30% Recoil (Width)
  • Grip 3
    +10% Accuracy
    +5% Damage
Foregrips:
  • Foregrip 1
    -30% Recoil Height
    +5% Fire Rate
  • Foregrip 2
    +10% Mag Size
    -10% Accuracy
    -0.3% Damage
  • Foregrip 3
    +20% Splash Radius
    +5% Accuracy

Critical Thug - Buffs/Nerfs

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How to Farm

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Assigned Loot Pool

Critical Thug
World Drop (BL3 - DLC 5)

DLC 5 - World Drop

Arms Race - World Drop

Arms Race - World Drops are items that drop from any of the following sources, within the Designer's Cut DLC and can be extracted with the help of the Arms Race Gear Extractor.
There are 12 weapons, 4 Shields, 1 grenade, 4 Class Mods, and 3 Artifacts in the Arms Race - World Drop pool.
For farming a specific weapon it's best to seek out its dedicated Loot Room, but some of the general sources are still worth a visit.
Additionally, any of the weapons can appear in the Diamond Loot Room.

These are the chances to getting any of the 24 items in the Loot Pool:

  • Rival Bandit Revenant (x3): 25%
  • Air-Drop Chests: 15%
  • Air-Drop Vending Machines: 15%
  • Red Chest: 5%
  • Vending Machines: 4%
  • Badass Enemies: 3%
  • White Chest: 1.5%
  • General Enemies: 0.5%

Critical Thug
Drop Rates

  • Seepage & Creepage x2
    8.3%
  • H. Harker
    4.2%
    +
    0.4%
The number next to the Source notes Loot Luck.

Wonderlands
Loot Luck Formula

P% =
1.2L0.27 × 100
1.2L0.27 + 100

L = Loot Luck

P = Dedicated Loot Pool Chance

Critical Thug
Grinder Recipe

ShotgunShotgunplusAny Legendary WeaponShotgunplusAny Legendary WeaponAny Uncommon WeaponequalsShotgunShotgun
ShotgunAny Legendary WeaponplusAny Legendary WeaponplusClaptrap DLC Legendriesequals
Sniper LegendaryEpic or Legendary ShotgunEpic or Legendary PistolShotgun Legendary

⚙️ Recipe for mentioned chances

Critical Thug
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