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Launch Pad Overview | Borderlands 3 | Legendary Artifact
Launch Pad Overview | Borderlands 3 | Legendary Artifact

About the Launch Pad:

The Launch Pad is a Legendary Item in Borderlands 3. This Eridian Artifact has a pretty cool effect. Every time you perform a slam it will shoot out homing missiles into the sky. These will than locate a target and do a decent bit of damage.  Depending on the prefix on your launch pad you will gain additional bonuses.

Artifact Special Effect:

“Pocket Rockets.”

  • Slams launch a barrage of homing rockets.

How to get the Launch Pad?:

The Launch Pad can be obtained from any loot source but has a 50% chance of dropping from Red Rain who can spawn in the Slaughterstar 3000.


Affected Variable

The Launch Pad will grant three of the following bonuses.

  • Elemental resistance
  • Melee damage
  • Combat XP
  • Elemental chance

Additional Effects

  • Elemental Projector
    • Characters with an elemental status deal more damage with the same element.
  • Electric Slide
    • Sliding deals shock damage that can arc to multiple enemies.
  • Cauterizing
    • Sliding deals bonus incendiary damage and creates a magma puddle upon impact.
  • Knife Drain
    • Melee attacks restore a portion of the damage dealt as health.
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  1. This was before one of the patches

  2. Pass. Slams are underwhelming, slam effects are underwhelming. 2/10

  3. I like that elemental boost, I don’t even slam

  4. That looks badass!
    My current one creates the black hole effect, but oof, homing rockets sounds nice! https://t.co/e2fcY98ydH

  5. 9 outta 10. Plus I need 1. Maybe 2.


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