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Borderlands 3 Legendary Hyperion SMG - Gold Rush

Borderlands 3 Legendary Hyperion SMG – Gold Rush

Weapon Overview:

Manufacturer: Hyperion
Type: SMG
Rarity: Legendary
Drop Rate: VC2
Anointed: Yes
Various Parts: Yes
Splash Damage: No

Weapon Stats:

Level: 72
Mayhem: 10
Damage: 16843
Accuracy: 76%
Handling: 66%
Reload Time: 1.9s
Fire Rate: 8.27/s
Magazine Size: 37

About the Gold Rush:

The Gold Rush is a Legendary Weapon in Borderlands 3. This Hyperion SMG will gain an increased fire rate, reload speed, and magazine size every time you pick up cash in the game. Killing an enemy with the Gold Rush will cause enemies to drop cash but you will also get stacks when picking up money from a Money Maddening Tracker. The temporary buff will also carry over to other weapons.

Special Weapon Effect:

“Pay dirt”

  • Enemies drop extra cash when killed
  • Picking up cash, gain  +5 fire rate, reload speed & magazine size for 10 seconds
  • Random Weapon Shield


  • Corrosive – Corrosive damage is strong against Armor and causes targets to melt. Melting deals high damage over a 7-second duration.
  • Elemental Damage Guide

How do you get the Gold Rush in Borderlands 3?

The GoldRush can be obtained from Vault Card 2 – Welcome to Pandora for 5 Vault Card Keys or at random by opening up a Vault Card Chest.


  • Hotfix – Aug 5, 2021 
    • Lowered the bonus on the Goldrush to 100% and lowered the buff duration to 10 seconds.


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