Find out the best ways to farm for Eridium in Borderlands 3 here. This includes where you can get Eridium, what you can purchase, and more!Check Out the Beginner's Guide Here
Best Ways to Farm Eridium
Hunt & Farm Sir Hammerlock's Hunting Targets
Sir Hammerlock's hunting targets are unique beasts that pose a great challenge to put down! They're all likely to drop Eridium when defeated.
Recommended Hunt: Chupacabratch
The Chupacabratch can be found in Athenas in an easily accessible area. It also respawns every time you enter the area.
How to Get Eridium
Dropped by Enemies
Enemies have a chance of dropping Eridium when they die. Badass enemies and Bosses have a higher chance of dropping them compared to other mooks.
Mined from Eridium Crystals
They are Eridium Crystals found across the maps that you can mine for Eridium shards. Although to mine them, you'll need to progress through the story first.
Some quests rewards Eridium upon completing them. Story Missions and Side Missions have a chance of giving Eridium.Check Out the All Story Mission List Here
What are Eridium?
Eridium is a special currency that was introduced in Borderlands 2. You can use it to buy special items or use features from specific vendors.
Buy Cosmetic Items, Guns from Crazy Earl
Save your Eridium to purchase weapons and other cosmetic items from Crazy Earl's Vending Machine. You can do this in Sanctuary III.
Used in Eridium Slot Machines
If you have extra Eridium, you can try out Moxxi's Eridium slot machines. This is basically gambling as whatever you'll get is entirely random.