Static Charge is a legendary artifact in Borderlands 3 manufactured by Eridian.

Special Effects

Shock me like an electric eel. – Sliding builds an electric charge. The next melee attack deals a percentage of bonus shock damage and chains to nearby enemies.


Affected Variable

The Static Charge artifact grants three of the following bonuses:

  • Elemental chance
  • Elemental damage
  • Elemental resistance
  • Fight For Your Life duration
  • Fight For Your Life movement speed
  • Melee damage
  • Weapon magazine size

Additional Effects

  • Atom Balm
    Increases radiation aura damage, burst damage and burst radius.
  • Radiadead
    Sliding deals radiation damage and creates a toxic puddle on impact.
  • Shock Stone
    Melee attacks deal shock damage.
  • Spark Plug
    Slams plant an electrified coil that deals shock damage.
  • Snowdrift
    Sliding lauches a snowball that deals cryo damage.


  • The flavor text is a reference to the song "Electric Feel" by MGMT.
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