None, Fire, Cryo, Corrosive & Shock
Special Weapon Effects:
“Destroy the martian spiders!”
Fires a five shot burst, firing three bullets at a time for the price of two.
How to get the Major Tom ?:
The Major Tom can be obtained randomly from any suitable loot source. But it drops from Boomer in the Outlands Spur.
How to Grind the Major Tom ?:
You can use the Grinder to create the Major Tom. While there is no guaranteed recipe, you can combine 2 Legendaries + 1 Purple Assault Rifle to obtain a random legendary assault rifle. Be sure to make it a luneshine grind for a “guaranteed” legendary and also get a chance of getting a luneshine buff.
- This gun is a similar to the Borderlands 2 weapon the Veruc, possessing a similar special effect and stats.
- When zoomed Major Tom fires an array of 9 bullets horizontally each shot consuming only 2 bullets.
- The flavor text refers to an album of David Bowie
- The name of the weapon refers to the protagonist of the Song Space Oddity