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Pain is Power
Updated: Nov 13, 2021
Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3
Pain is Power

Nobody kills me but ME!
  • Content
    Base Game
  • Weapon Type
    Assault Rifle
  • Rarity
    Legendary
  • Manufacturer
    COV
  • Elements
    Incendiary

Pain is Power
All Details

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Pain is Power - Details

The Legendary Assault Rifle Pain is Power is manufactured by COV and comes from the Borderlands 3 Base Game.

The Pain is Power gains up to +92% Weapon Damage when heating up.

The Pain is Power ignites its wielder and delays the overheating.
When ignited by this effect the weapon doesn't consume ammo.

Pain is Power - Variants

  • Elements
    Incendiary
  • Listed Projectiles
    1 | 2 | 3
  • Shot Cost
    1 | 2 | 3
  • Splash Radius
  • Weapon Parts
    variants
    fixed parts
  • Anointments
    possible
    none
  • Splash Anoints
    possible
    none

Embrace the Pain

Both Variations have the same Overheating behavior.

The main difference between these variations are their behavior with increased heat.
Instead of increasing it's Weapon Damage the Embrace the Pain gains increased Fire Rate with more Heat.

50% of Pain is Power are converted to Embrace the Pain.

Pain is Power - Assault Rifle 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.

Barrel Accessory:
0 OR 1
  • Accessory B
    -15% Recoil (Height)
    +80% Melee Damage
Grip:
  • Grip 1
    -30% Weapon Sway
    +5% Fire Rate
  • Grip 2
    -15% Recoil (Height)
    +5% Damage
  • Grip 3
    -15% Heat Per Shot
    -20% Accuracy (Bloom)
  • Grip 4
    +1 Projectile
    -30% Recoil (Width)
    -10% Accuracy
    +20% Accuracy (Bloom)
    -20% Damage
    +1 Shot Cost
Foregrip:
  • Foregrip 1
    -30% Weapon Sway
    +5% Damage
  • Foregrip 2
    -30% Weapon Sway
    -30% Recoil (Height)
  • Foregrip 3
    +1 Projectile
    -15% Recoil (Width)
    +20% Accuracy (Bloom)
    +40% Heat Per Shot
    -10% Accuracy
    -20% Damage
    +1 Shot Cost
  • Foregrip 4
    -30% Recoil (Height)
    +5% Fire Rate
  • No Foregrip
    none
Starter:
  • Starter 1
    -25% Heat Per Shot
    -10% Accuracy
    -5% Damage
  • Starter 2
    +10% Fire Rate
  • Starter 3
    +10% Damage

Pain is Power - Buffs/Nerfs

Hotfix 04.01.2021:

  • +130% Weapon Damage

Hotfix 10.17.2019:

  • +25% Weapon Damage

Pain is Power
How to Farm

Pain is Power
Assigned Loot Pool

Pain is Power
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World Drop

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Borderlands 3 World Drops are items that drop from any suitable Loot Source in addition to their dedicated sources.
There are around 150 unique items in the Base Game - World Drop pool, so for farming a specific weapon it's best to seek out its dedicated Loot Source.
If you still want to test your luck, you should equip a Shlooter Artifact to increase your chance of a World Drop by 1000%.

Weapon - suitable Loot Source:

  • All Enemies:
    Bosses, Crew Challenges, Generic Enemies, …
  • All kinds of Chests
  • Vending Machines
  • Slot Machines: Loot Boxer or Vault Line
  • Diamond Loot Room
  • Eridian Fabricator

Pain is Power
Drop Rates

  • Hot Karl
    6.6%

Pain is Power
Grinder Recipe

Assault RifleAssault RifleplusAny Legendary WeaponAssault RifleplusAny Legendary WeaponAny Uncommon WeaponequalsAssault RifleAssault Rifle
Assault RifleAny Legendary WeaponplusAny Legendary WeaponplusClaptrap DLC Legendriesequals
Sniper LegendaryEpic or Legendary ShotgunEpic or Legendary PistolShotgun Legendary

⚙️ Recipe for mentioned chances

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