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Projectile Recursion
Borderlands 3

Shotgun Guide

Projectile Recursion

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  • Weapon Type:
    Shotgun
  • Rarity:
    Legendary
  • Manufacturer:
    Maliwan
  • Content:
    Base Game
  • Elements:
    Incendiary
    Shock
    Corrosive
    Cryo
    Radiation
Mar 8, 2021 18:45
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Projectile Recursion - Details

Projectile Recursion (Shotgun-BL3)
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Projectile Recursion - Description

The Legendary Shotgun Projectile Recursion is manufactured by Maliwan and comes from the Borderlands 3 Base Game.

Weapon Element toggleable between 2 of the 5 Elements.
Every shot requires a 1 sec charge up.

Shoots a disk that can bounces between multiple enemies and deals [weapon element] Splash Damage with every bounce.

Note:
The Projectile Recursion's Splash Damage doesn't trigger Moze's Skill Means of Destruction.

Maliwan - Info

Maliwan specializes in Elemental Weaponry.
Most of their Weapons can toggle between 2 of the 5 Elements.

Lasers and Charge up Weapons are common within the Maliwan Arsenal.

Projectile Recursion - Variants

  • Anointment:
    possible
    none
  • Splash Anoints:
    available
    none
  • Weapon Parts:
    variations
    fixed parts
  • Splash Radius:
  • Listed Projectiles:
    1 | 2
  • Ammo/Shot:
    3 | 4
  • Element Variants:

    Incendiary
    Shock
    Corrosive
    Cryo
    Radiation

    All Elements on the Projectile Recursion are equally common with 20%.

Manufacturer Variations:

Projectile Recursion - 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.

Magazines:
  • 7 Round Mag
    Reload Speed: 2.1s
    +10% Damage
  • 10 Round Mag
    Reload Speed: 2.4s
  • 14 Round Mag
    Reload Speed: 2.7s
    -10% Damage
Grips:
  • Grip 1
    +10% Charge Speed
    +10% Accuracy
  • Grip 2
    2x Projectiles
    -5% Reload Time
    +25% Accuracy (Bloom)
    -10% Accuracy
    -30% Damage
    +1 Shot Cost
  • Grip 3
    +15% Projectile Speed
    +5% Damage
  • Grip 4
    -30% Weapon Sway
    +5% Fire Rate
  • Grip 5
    +15% Projectiles
    -30% Recoil (Height)
    +15% Accuracy (Bloom)
    -10% Accuracy
    -5% Damage
Stocks:
  • Stock 1
    +2 Mag Size
    -5% Reload Time
    -5% Damage
    -10% Accuracy
  • Stock 2
    -30% Weapon Sway
    +10% Accuracy
  • Stock 3
    -30% Recoil Width
    +5% Fire Rate
  • Stock 4
    +10% Elemental Damage
    +10% Charge Speed

Projectile Recursion - Buffs & Nerfs

Hotfix 08.20.2020:

  • Increased the ricochet cap from 5 to 7.
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Projectile Recursion - How to Farm

World Drop (BL3)

Projectile Recursion - Source Details

Projectile Recursion's Drop-Rates and all Sources:

  • General Traunt: [M6+: 13.5%]; 30%
  • World Drop

The Projectile Recursion is a Datamined Legendary Shotgun from Borderlands 3 and can not be obtained legitimately.
A Save Editor is the only way to get the Projectile Recursion.

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
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General Traunt

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