Read this Borderlands 3 guide to learn more about how to get the Legendary Hornet Pistol! Learn more about how to spawn the legendary item, how to farm it, and more!Find More About Legendary Weapons Here
Hornet - Legendary Weapon Stats & Traits
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- +85 Splash damage Radius
- +40% Melee Damage
- 2.2x & 4x Weapon Zoom
- Highly effective vs. Armor
*Shown stats are excerpted from the variation confirmed in-game.
Fast-Firing Corrosive Pistol
The Hornet is a fast firing pistol that deals corrosive damage to enemies. Due to its fast fire rate and large bursts, it has a high chance to apply the corroded status effect on enemies. Best used against armored enemies.Check Out Elemental Damage Types Here!
Has Small Area of Effect
The Hornet will also have a small area of effect where the shot lands, dealing decent amount of splash damage.
Can Switch Between Weapon Zooms
The Hornet is also able to switch between weapon zooms if you are in need of a more accurate shot. The Hornet offers both a 2.2x and a 4x zoom to extend you range against further away targets!
How to Get the Hornet
Random World Drop
This weapon is a random world drop, meaning that you may be able to get it from defeating enemies, opening loot chests, or even from slot machines! However, below are some ways for you to easily farm legendary weapons.Check Out How To Farm Legendaries Here!
Farm the Chupacabratch
The Chupacabratch is a Legendary Hunt objective that you complete for Hammerlock. Due to how easy it is to defeat, you can keep reloading the game and defeating it in order for it to drop a legendary.
Farm Loot Tinks
Loot Tinks are a great way for you to score Legendary Loot! Defeating them will initially drop several items. You must then interact with their bags to open them up and possibly spawn a legendary weapon!
NOTE: Please note that due to the Sep 19 Patch, chances of dropping legendaries have been lowered.