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==Special Effect==
 
==Special Effect==
{{flavor|Thou art most badass.}}{{dash}} All parts fixed. Increased critical hit damage. Perfect (100.0) starting accuracy. Critical hits have 100% chance to freeze targets with ranged and melee attacks while wielding the weapon. Meleeing frozen enemies with this weapon generates a singularity that pulls enemies in close and then explodes into a cryo elemental nova which freezes other nearby enemies. Only laser weapon with a Blade attachment.
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{{flavor|Thou art most badass.}}{{dash}} All parts fixed and has a melee accessory. Increased critical hit damage. Perfect (100.0) starting accuracy. Critical hits have a 100% chance to freeze targets with ranged and melee attacks while wielding the weapon. Meleeing frozen enemies with this weapon generates a singularity that pulls enemies in close and then explodes into a cryo elemental nova which freezes other nearby enemies.
   
 
==Usage & Description==
 
==Usage & Description==
The Excalibastard is a versatile weapon for any character, due to its perfect accuracy, being virtually immune to recoil due to the "Reverse Recoil" effect (present on all Hyperion weapons) which is unable to exceed 100.0 accuracy, and its guaranteed freeze chance on critical hits.
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The Excalibastard is a versatile weapon for any character with Hyperion's reverse recoil effect and its guaranteed freeze chance on critical hits.
   
The Excalibastard works well with characters such as [[Wilhelm]] and [[Aurelia]], who can invest into skills that increase Laser effectiveness and Cryo damage (respectively); [[Athena]] can also make use of the guaranteed blade attachment and Singularity effect on the weapon, which will provide melee-focused builds with a reliable source of freezing.<!--U&D needed-->
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The Excalibastard works well with characters such as [[Wilhelm]] and [[Aurelia]], who can invest in skills that increase Laser effectiveness and Cryo damage respectively; [[Athena]] can also make use of the guaranteed blade attachment and Singularity effect on the weapon, which will provide melee-focused builds with a reliable source of freezing.<!--U&D needed-->
   
 
==Notes==
 
==Notes==
* Excalibastard requires 2500 [[Badass Rank]] to pick up. It may only be taken ''once per character, across playthrough modes''.
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*Excalibastard requires 2500 [[Badass Rank]] to pick up. It may only be taken ''once per character, across playthrough modes''.
* Excalibastard can be obtained from the [[Grinder]] since patch 1.02. Before that, it's the only weapon that can't have a Luneshine Bonus as it also cannot be found in chests.
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*After patch 1.02., the Excalibastard can be obtained from the [[Grinder]].
* Frozen enemies can be attacked multiple times with melee and will create.
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*Multiple cryo singularities can be created from one enemy as long as they survive the melee hits.
* It is possible to freeze enemies as [[Nisha]] using [[Tombstone]] and grenades, so long as the Excalibastard is being held when the grenade scores a critical hit.
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*It is possible to freeze enemies as [[Nisha]] using [[Tombstone]] and grenades when the Excalibastard is held and the grenade scores a critical hit.
* Jack's "laser" melee override, [[Merger]], is treated as if the laser was shot from Excalibastard. As such, it is guaranteed to freeze enemies on a critical hit, which is easy to perform since Merger is essentially a [[beam]] laser.
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*Jack's melee override, [[Merger]], is treated as if the laser was shot from Excalibastard. As such, it is guaranteed to freeze enemies on a critical hit.
* Excalibastard will scale itself to the Vault Hunter's level when removed from the stone, limited by the level cap of the game mode it is obtained in.
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*The Excalibastard will scale itself to the Vault Hunter's level when removed from the stone. It is only limited by the level cap of the game mode it is obtained in.
   
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
* The name is a portmanteau of [[wikipedia:Excalibur|Excalibur]], the name of King Arthur's sword, and "bastard."
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* The name is a portmanteau of [[wikipedia:Excalibur|''Excalibur'']], the name of King Arthur's sword, and "bastard."
   
 
==Gallery==
 
==Gallery==

Revision as of 03:58, May 26, 2019

Excalibastard is a legendary railgun laser in Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel manufactured by Hyperion.

Excalibastard is stuck in a stone at Stanton's Liver. It is found by jumping across several cliffs at the left edge of the map, as seen from the entrance, before crossing the bridge leading to the refinery complex.

Special Effect

Thou art most badass. – All parts fixed and has a melee accessory. Increased critical hit damage. Perfect (100.0) starting accuracy. Critical hits have a 100% chance to freeze targets with ranged and melee attacks while wielding the weapon. Meleeing frozen enemies with this weapon generates a singularity that pulls enemies in close and then explodes into a cryo elemental nova which freezes other nearby enemies.

Usage & Description

The Excalibastard is a versatile weapon for any character with Hyperion's reverse recoil effect and its guaranteed freeze chance on critical hits.

The Excalibastard works well with characters such as Wilhelm and Aurelia, who can invest in skills that increase Laser effectiveness and Cryo damage respectively; Athena can also make use of the guaranteed blade attachment and Singularity effect on the weapon, which will provide melee-focused builds with a reliable source of freezing.

Notes

  • Excalibastard requires 2500 Badass Rank to pick up. It may only be taken once per character, across playthrough modes.
  • After patch 1.02., the Excalibastard can be obtained from the Grinder.
  • Multiple cryo singularities can be created from one enemy as long as they survive the melee hits.
  • It is possible to freeze enemies as Nisha using Tombstone and grenades when the Excalibastard is held and the grenade scores a critical hit.
  • Jack's melee override, Merger, is treated as if the laser was shot from Excalibastard. As such, it is guaranteed to freeze enemies on a critical hit.
  • The Excalibastard will scale itself to the Vault Hunter's level when removed from the stone. It is only limited by the level cap of the game mode it is obtained in.

Trivia

  • The name is a portmanteau of Excalibur, the name of King Arthur's sword, and "bastard."

Gallery


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