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Major Tom

MajorTom Legendary Assault Rifle
MajorTom Legendary Assault Rifle

The Major Tom is a Legendary Weapon in Borderlands the Pre-Sequel. This Dahl Assault Rifle  that is similar to the Borderlands 2 weapon the Veruc, possessing a similar special effect and stats.

Elements

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.

Notes:

  • 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.

Trivia:

  • The flavor text refers to an album of David Bowie
  • The name of the weapon refers to the protagonist of the Song Space Oddity
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  1. It’s an improvement over the Veruc from BL2. Get one in Cryo and Immolate, then swap between the two on… https://t.co/ffncxN6h5m

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  2. Looks 7/10 usefulness 3/10

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  3. It’s pretty good in Nvm and Tvhm.

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  4. In 18 play throughs I’ve only gotten one that I can recall, and it was on my first playthrough. That wa… https://t.co/TFOONsqewB

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  5. Never actually got it in TPS but the skin is sweet

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  6. Its pretty ok. Id say 7/10 but barely not a 6

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  7. Just imagine Neisha wielding that weapon along with her whip that would be quite the combination!!!

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  8. Hey mental Mars is it true what they say about calendar suing gearbox??tell me it isn’t true!!

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  10. Let me get it

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