Borderlands 3 Hotfix Patch Notes

2K and Gearbox have released a new Borderlands 3 update! The update only fixes some small bugs and some weapons are adjusted.

The Borderlands 3 update from August 20 is a server update, you don’t need to download a patch. To activate the new hotfixes you have to wait in the main menu until the corresponding message appears.


Borderlands 3 Server Update 08/20/2020 Patch Notes

With today’s hotfixes, the Show Me The Eridium event goes live! During this event, players will see more Eridium dropping and discounts on items that cost Eridium. This event will be live until August 27 at 9:00 AM PST, when it will switch to the Mayhem Made Mild mini-event with next week’s hotfixes!

  • Turns on the Summer 2020 Anniversary Event: Show Me The Eridium, live until August 27 at 9:00 AM PST
  • Replaced Mayhem 4 gear with Mayhem 6 gear in the Guardian Takedown boss pools
  • Increased the health of Titus, Herb, and Juno in the Bounty of Blood Add-On Content



Storm & Firestorm

  • Reduced charge time
  • Increased weapon damage


  • Increased weapon damage
  • Slowed down the orb and increased the explosion damage


  • Increased weapon damage
  • Decreased reload time



  • Increased the ricochet cap from 5 to 7

Star Helix



  • Increased weapon damage
  • Increased the radius of the child projectiles



  • Increased weapon damage
  • Doubled amplified damage when weapon shield is at max capacity



  • Increased the number of shots before the weapon breaks

Juilet’s Dazzle

Good Juju

  • Doubled the critical hit bonus per body shot

General Grenade Buff

  • Increased grenade damage across the board


Source: Borderlands