About the ION CANNON:
The ION CANNON is a Legendary Weapon in Borderlands 3. This Vladof Rocket Launcher is an absolute beast, the ION CANNON erases everything you shoot at. After a short charge-up, you can fire fast traveling projectiles. If you are familiar with the Spartan Laser from the Halo franchise you know what a blast this weapon can be.
Special Weapon Effect:
“Fun detected. Obliterate.”
- Extreme high weapon damage
- Needs to charge up
- Pinpoint accurate
How to get the ION CANNON?:
You can farm for the ION CANNON in the Moxxi’s Heist of the Handsome Jackpot DLC. It has a 100% drop chance from the Fabricator MK II which is located at Jack’s Secret.
Where is the Fabricator MK II located?
You can find the Fabricator MK II at the end of the map ‘Jack’s Secret’ which is located on The Handsome Jackpot. It’s a pretty long walk, so you better equip a snowdrift artifact to speed up your farm.
Is the ION CANNON any good?
Yes! the ION CANNON is a beast, you should definitely farm one for yourself.
- The red text could be a troll move from GBX to all the complaints that they nerfed all the powerful weapons during the first weeks of the game’s release. Fans were complaining that GBX destroyed all the “fun” aka overpowered weapons.
- Hotfix January 16, 2020
- Base Reload Speed reduced to 5 seconds.
- Now Consumes at least 6 ammo per shot.