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Guardian 4N631
Updated: Sep 05, 2023
Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3
Guardian 4N631

You're alive for a reason. Go get 'em kid.
  • Content
    Director's Cut
  • Weapon Type
  • Rarity
  • Manufacturer
  • Elements

Guardian 4N631
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Guardian 4N631 (Shotgun-BL3)
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Guardian 4N631 - About

The Legendary Shotgun Guardian 4N631 is manufactured by Hyperion and comes from the Borderlands 3 Director's Cut - Upgrade Pack.

Guardian 4N631 - unique Ability

The Guardian Angel shoots slow orbs that fly in the shape of a bird that flaps its wings.
Orbs reflect of walls 3 times and that deal Shock Splash Damage.

Up to +500% Damage (Skills, Grenades, the Guardian's damage,...)
Damage increases the further you are away from your target, capping out at 25m.

The Guardian Angel's Bonus Damage can be passed on to another weapon.
Swap to the Guardian Angel, while the other weapon's projectiles are still mid-air.

Guardian 4N631 - Variants

  • Elements
  • Listed Projectiles
    9 | 12 | 16 | 18 | 24 | 32
  • Shot Cost
    1 | 2
  • Splash Radius
  • Weapon Parts
    fixed parts
  • Anointment
  • Splash Anoints

Guardian Angel - Weapon Shields

The Guardian Angel comes with 1 of 4 Front-Facing Weapon Shields.
Each is activated by aiming and protects from frontal damage.

  • Hyperion Shield 25% None
  • Genesis Shield 25% Absorbs projectiles into your magazine.
  • Amped Shield 25% Taking damage stacks +5% Damage.
    Each stack lasts 6s.
  • Redirect Shield 25% Reflects melee/projectile damage back at attackers.

Guardian 4N631 - 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.

Body Accessory2-3

  • Body_1A83.3%+25% Weapon Shield
    +10% Crit Damage
  • Body_1B83.3%+7.5% Accuracy
  • Body_1C83.3%+10% Reload Speed

Barrel Accessory2-3

  • Barrel_1A27.8%+35% Projectiles
    +15% Accuracy Bloom
    -10% Accuracy
    -5% Damage
  • Barrel_1B27.8%+10% Fire Rate
  • Barrel_1C27.8%+10% Fire Rate
  • Barrel_2A27.8%+10% Damage
  • Barrel_2B27.8%+35% Projectiles
    +15% Accuracy Bloom
    -10% Accuracy
    -5% Damage
  • Barrel_2C27.8%+10% Damage
    +60% Melee Damage
  • Barrel_3A27.8%+10% Damage
  • Barrel_3B27.8%+7.5% Accuracy
  • Barrel_3C27.8%+7.5% Accuracy


  • Foregrip_1-30% Sway
    +5% Damage
  • Foregrip_2+5% Fire Rate
    +35% Mag Size
    -10% Accuracy
    -5% Damage
  • Foregrip_3+15% Weapon Shield
    +5% Damage
  • Foregrip_4-30% Vertical Recoil
    +5% Accuracy


  • Grip_120%2× Projectiles
    +1% Accuracy
    +1 Shot Cost
    -30% Damage
    +25% Accuracy Bloom
  • Grip_230%+10% Crit Damage
    +5% Damage
  • Grip_320%-15% Vertical Recoil
    +5% Reload Speed
  • Grip_430%-30% Sway
    +5% Fire Rate


  • Mag_1Mag Size: 8
    Reload: 3.0s
  • Mag_2Mag Size: 10
    Reload: 3.5s
    -10% Damage
  • Mag_3Mag Size: 6
    Reload: 2.7s
    +10% Damage


  • Scope_131.3%2.7x Zoom
  • Scope_231.3%2.2x Zoom
  • Scope_331.3%1.5x Zoom

Guardian 4N631 - Changelog

Guardian 4N631
How to Farm

Guardian 4N631
Assigned Loot Pool

Guardian 4N631
Vault Card #1

Fallen Heros - Vault Card

Fallen Heros - Vault Card

For 5 keys you can unlock an item from the Fallen Heros - Vault Card.
The item's parts are fixed the 1st time, but spending another 5 keys gives you a varied version.

Each time you level up the Vault Card you can open a Vault Card Chest, with a chance for a key or even an item.
You can obtain these 4 items in the Fallen Heros - Vault Card:

Guardian 4N631
Drop Rates

The number next to the Source notes Loot Luck.

Loot Luck Formula


P = Dedicated Loot Pool Chance
L = Loot Luck

Guardian 4N631
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.

Guardian 4N631
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