As the Pounder fires from a double barrel, it has an increased pellet count that comes at the cost of ammo consumption, recoil, and accuracy. It is a decent Torgue shotgun available early in the game, but is easily outperformed by the Hulk and Ravager which unlike the Pounder, are not available in white rarity.
Landscaper – Uniqueexplosive shotgun that fires pellets which behave like landmines, exploding when an enemy approaches.
Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel
Moonscaper – Uniqueexplosive shotgun that fires pellets which behave like landmines, exploding when an enemy approaches.
The Pounder is obtained randomly from any suitable loot source.
The title "Pounder" originally belonged to a group of combat rifles in Borderlands characterized by semi-automatic fire, a 6-shot magazine, and increased damage per projectile.