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Assassin Rouf is an optional boss fought during the side mission Assassinate the Assassins. Rouf is a Rat, has a relatively weak shield and uses a shotgun with a laser sight as his weapon of choice. He appears in the company of two Nomad Taskmasters.


The Vault Hunters are tasked with killing Rouf, as well as his accomplices Oney, Wot, and Reeth to prevent them from discovering Lilith's whereabouts and selling it to Hyperion.



Main article: Assassinate the Assassins


  • Rouf has a chance to drop his unique Dog and the legendary Emperor.


  • Rouf's name is an anagram of the word "four". All four assassins have names that are based on the numbers one through four.
  • During Day 4, Week 1 of the Borderlands 2 $100,000 Loot Hunt, Rouf was guaranteed to drop the Emperor.