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Face-puncher
Borderlands 3

Shotgun Guide

Face-puncher

Man your own jackhammer.
  • Weapon Type:
    Shotgun
  • Rarity:
    Legendary
  • Manufacturer:
    Hyperion
  • Content:
    Base Game
  • Elements:
    Non Elemental
Apr 6, 2021 22:46

Face-puncher - Details

Face-puncher (Shotgun-BL3)
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Face-puncher - Description

The Legendary Shotgun Face-puncher is manufactured by Hyperion and comes from the Borderlands 3 Base Game.

The Face-puncher's damage is considered Melee Damage.
Can not score Critical Hits.
The Face-puncher's damage doesn't count as Shotgun Damage.

Genesis Shield - Green
Can absorb projectiles and adds them to the magazine.

Hyperion - Info

Sustained fire increases Hyperion weapons accuracy.
They have a small +5% Critical Hit damage bonus.

Aiming activates a Front-Facing Shield that protects the front of the user.
Killing enemies immediately reactivates a broken shield.
There are 4 types of Hyperion Weapon Shields.

Face-puncher - Variants

  • Anointment:
    possible
    none
  • Splash Anoints:
    available
    none
  • Weapon Parts:
    variations
    fixed parts
  • Splash Radius:
  • Listed Projectiles:
    7 | 14
  • Ammo/Shot:
    1 | 2
  • Element Variants:

    Non Elemental

Manufacturer Variations:

Face-puncher - Shotgun 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.

Body Accessories:
2 OR 3
  • Accessory A
    +25% Weapon Shield
    +10% Crit Damage
  • Accessory B
    +7.5% Accuracy
  • Accessory C
    -10% Reload Time
Grips:
  • Grip 1
    2x Projectiles
    +10% Accuracy
    +25% Accuracy (Bloom)
    -30% Damage
    +1 Shot Cost
  • Grip 2
    1.5
    +10% Crit Damage
    +5% Damage
  • Grip 3
    -15% Recoil Height
    -5% Reload Time
  • Grip 4
    1.5
    -30% Weapon Sway
    +5% Fire Rate
Foregrips:
  • Foregrip 1
    -30% Weapon Sway
    +5% Damage
  • Foregrip 2
    +35% Mag Size
    +5% Fire Rate
    -10% Accuracy
    -5% Damage
  • Foregrip 3
    +15% Weapon Shield
    +5% Damage
  • Foregrip 4
    -30% Recoil (Height)
    +5% Accuracy

Face-puncher - Buffs & Nerfs

Hotfix 04.01.2021:

  • -40% Weapon Damage

Face-puncher - How to Farm

World Drop (BL3)

Face-puncher - Source Details

All of Face-puncher's farming Sources:

  • Muldock the Anointed: 15%
  • World Drop

The Face-puncher is a Datamined Legendary Shotgun from Borderlands 3 and can not be obtained legitametly.
A Game Save Editor is the only way to get the Face-puncher.

World Drop

World Drop (BL3)

Borderlands 3 World Drops are items that drop from any suitable Loot Source in addition to any other source.

Suitable Loot Sources:

  • All Enemies:
    Bosses, Crew Challenges, Generic Enemies, …
  • All kinds of Chests
  • Vending Machines
  • Slot Machines
  • Eridian Fabricator
Muldock the Anointed

Muldock the Anointed

  • Named Enemy
  • Floodmoor Basin
    Eden-6
Apr 8, 2021 18:28

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