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The Garcia
Updated: Sep 05, 2023
Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3
The Garcia

Rooty-tooty, pointy-shooty.
  • Content
    Base Game
  • Weapon Type
  • Rarity
  • Manufacturer
  • Elements

The Garcia
All Details

God Roll
The Garcia (Shotgun-BL3)
Copy The Garcia Code

The Garcia - About

The Legendary Shotgun The Garcia is manufactured by Jakobs and comes from the Borderlands 3 Base Game.

The Garcia - unique Ability

Ricochet Effect
Each critical pellet hit ricochets 1 pellet at the nearest enemy.

The Garcia - Variants

  • Elements
  • Listed Projectiles
    12 | 16
  • Shot Cost
  • Splash Radius
  • Weapon Parts
    fixed parts
  • Anointment
  • Splash Anoints

The Garcia - 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.


  • Trigger_1+10% Reload Speed
  • Trigger_2+10% Damage
  • Trigger_3+10% Crit Damage


  • Bolt_1+10% Reload Speed
  • Bolt_2+10% Damage
  • Bolt_3+7.5% Accuracy
  • Bolt_4+10% Crit Damage
  • Bolt_5+35% Projectiles
    +15% Accuracy Bloom
    -10% Accuracy
    -5% Damage


  • IronSight
  • Scope_12.2x Zoom
  • Scope_21.5x Zoom

The Garcia - Changelog

Hotfix 02.11.2021:

  • +50% Weapon Damage
  • +115% Fire Rate
  • Updated weapon to fire correctly in multiplayer. Players will notice that the weapon will now only fire two shots before reloading in both solo and co-op.

Hotfix 10.15.2020:

  • +100% Damage

Patch 10.09.2020:

  • Addressed a reported concern that The Garcia would fire vertically when being used by the client in multiplayer.

Hotfix 03.12.2020:

  • +43% Fire Rate
  • Number of projectiles increased from 6 to 9

The Garcia
How to Farm

The Garcia
Assigned Loot Pool

The Garcia
Dedicated Drop

Dedicated Drop

Dedicated Drop

Dedicated Drops are weapons that only drop from its dedicated sources.
Unlike World Drops who can drop almost everywhere at a small chance.

The Garcia
Drop Rates

  • Chonk Stomp
The number next to the Source notes Loot Luck.

Loot Luck Formula


P = Dedicated Loot Pool Chance
L = Loot Luck

The Garcia
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.

The Garcia
Dedicated Sources

Chonk Stomp

Chonk Stomp

Floodmoor Basin
Legendary Hunt