Here is more of yesterday testing with more melee gear and AS set to fire. Pictures used in this article are the intellectual property of the Gearbox Software. Maybe it coulb usefull to add a section with the Unleash the Dragon Artifact and how it interacts with the FP ? The Face-puncher refills this percentage on every pellet, so the entire shotgun ammo pool can be refilled with 1 or 2 shots. Every shotgun blast fires 7 bullets with each having 30% chances to apply a sticky And with 300% Brawler Ward - 2447x(1+2+1+0,75+3)x1,4x0,65 = 17k. White Elephant Brawler Ward 300% shield with 200% after Phaseslam, 2447 * (1+2+1+0,75+0,5+3+2) * 1,3 * 1,75 = 57k in game, Then I added 80% Fire Stone with passive 31% melee, 2447 * (1+2+1+0,75+0,5+0,31+3+2) * 1,3 * 1,75 * 1,8 = 105k in game. If you have a melee bonus, it does significantly less. Using the same hypothetical rule. But neither was 2...or any of the other games in the series. The base damage used for the artifact’s calculation is generally all damage dealt by the melee/FP attack, i.e. Melee bonuses: Note that the Re-Router legendary amp shield is broken for shotguns, as the amp bonus is divided by number of pellets. Odealo is a player-driven Borderlands 3 marketplace that allows trading with the use of real money. fyc and 56% melee damage bonus is a 156% increase so base damage x 2.56. which was 6264. that amount should be added on top of the 300% increase from brawler ward which is base damage x 4. that should be 9788 +6264 to equal a total damage of 16k. Some weapons have a single number in the upper right hand corner. The only thing I can’t find is a formula for brawler ward, or any other roid shield. What I couldn’t understand was why having a melee bonus would change how brawler ward calculated. Killing most of the bosses in BL3 in a single hit or two with Moze utilizing the Face-Puncher shotgun along with the Brawler Ward shield exploit with the Bloodletter COM. More on “additive” & “multiplicative” here. If Amara’s Infusion skill is used, damage dealt is the sum of both instances of damage. Breaker COM with +1 FYC and passive 50% melee Like 300% brawler ward = 4 instances of base melee damage. The Face-Puncher shoots in a 7 pellet spread, but the crazy part is that each of those 7 pellets is affected by the player's melee damage. This is basically what you should know about this guide on how to get Face Puncher in Borderlands 3. Now they've announced 4 new skill trees coming (one more than the 3 we'd get with a new character, plus 3 more action skills and all the chevron modifiers) and people are acting like this is some huge travesty just because they don't get more dialogue. Null Pointer is a unique sniper rifle in Borderlands 3 manufactured by Hyperion. Melee-related artifacts can be extremely powerful and make the Face-puncher very useful even for non-melee builds. This means, on a … Only parts that have an impact on this weapons stats are shown! Since frozen targets take × 3 melee/FP damage, base damage for all artifacts is multiplied by 3. Thus, damage number popping up = HP healed. The Face-puncher has Hyperion - Shotgun Parts. Misses don’t remove it. Registration on Odealo is free and takes only about 30 seconds. THen use a mod with 56% melee, and class mod with 1 find your center, then another mod with find your center and a 56% bonus. Knife Drain Since the main attack’s melee bonuses quickly amount to hundreds of %, bonus elemental damage tends to deal relatively low damage. “Additive” means that all bonuses are simply added together, so e.g. Man Gearbox did whatever they could to try to make that gun bad. Please note that this is an early version of the guide based on what we have found so far (and had a chance to test, at least briefly). 2447 2447 2447 2447xmelee bonus. Use a Knife Drain artifact instead. It is given by Zer0 during the mission Hostile Takeover. Either way, picking any of the below will never be a bad idea since the weapons listed are the very Top Tier when it comes to firearms in Borderlands 3. Sustainment: The 100% bonus shock damage on the first target doesn’t qualify for Sustainment life steal, but the lightning does: LightningLifeSteal = DamageDealt × Charge × Sustainment% × HitCount. Crit swap against bosses. Without skills it’s base x 4 And amara would stand out with her melee bonuses but calculating everything off of base When triggered (not on cooldown), converts melee damage to Amara’s. The way this worked a week ago was that basically only one of the pellets was charged and the others all had the basic 25%. All melee bonuses on shields are part of MeleeBonuses and thus additive with Find Your Center, guardian rank, weapon blade, melee anointment etc. Playing with a Bloodletter build after getting burned out on Melee Amara, I thought to myself “how nifty would it be if I had a Face-Puncher healing my shields with each shot?” Does Moze have enough skills and equipment to make the Face-Puncher decent enough to be worth the effort? great work, will check this out when i make a comeback. In the vid they have no points in any melee skill. The base damage used for the Unique firing sound resembling a boxing glove punch. Stone It has three available variants: On Odealo dozens of sellers compete for your attention. Weapons in Borderlands 3 have so much to offer it's impossible to pick the single-best Gun in the game, as this will depend on many factors including your Character class, specific build, and the type of enemy you are fighting. DISCLAIMER: this guide and the linked Google doc are out of date. BL3 (source) Catch up on all the Borderlands 3 announcements from PAX East, including a reveal of the second campaign add-on and the Steam release coming soon! I request the collaboration of greater minds than I to discuss the potential of the Face-Puncher on Moze. I’ve been trying to figure that out since I saw this post. Guide on getting or farming face-puncher Legendary weapon in BL3 If you are looking for unique legendary shotguns in Borderlands 3, then this one will surely catch your eye. However, when triggered by a Face-puncher, they receive the same gun damage bonuses, and on top of that they can score critical hits (unlike the FP’s main damage). I wanted to do this a long time ago, finally came round to do it. Both that document and this guide focus mostly on Amara (since you’re probably playing Amara if you’re trying to do a melee build), although in this post I’ll first give general info for all VH’s. In the formula, the former is added to MeleeBonuses while the latter is added to GunDmgBonuses. yeah around 17k is what it should be based on calculating but instead. All works as intended. it came out as 11k 12k and 13k. But there are plenty of times you'll want to punch if you have a choice. The best anointment on a Face-puncher is +300% after Phaseslam. I will update this post if I do testing with other VH’s in the future. Man your own jackhammer.– Always spawns with a melee accessory and absorbing frontal shield. Melee Amara - Community Megathread, Dude, you made an amazing work here ! Face Puncher Amara build by Lance Vert updated 1 year ago 0% Login to rate this build! However, Sustainment is based entirely on Base Damage and ignores all bonuses (except for the Blitz multiplier), it heals very little. So, using a gun damage anointment is usually better for FP shots than using a melee damage anointment (however they don’t increase damage of actual melee strikes). If BL3 uses the same loot system as BL2, nearly every legendary is in the world drop pool but one specific enemy will have a higher chance. 1 Special Weapon Effects 2 Usage & Description 3 Notes 4 Trivia Get melted.Applies a cryo effect on a critical hit. Update: added Static Charge and Unleash the Dragon. FYC + Blitz + Illuminated Fist (shock) with Tempest - 2447x(1+1+1+0,75)x1,4x0,65 = 8349 Maybe I just don’t understand what additive means, but I found some weird things with the brawler ward. This is absolutely excellent work, thanks for your diligence. However, using one of each instead does add up to +300%. 1 year ago I got it in a slaughter dome. Face Puncher has regular bullets so it won't get the bonus (or reduced) damage from elements (illuminated fist doesn't change it, … At level 53, this is 18 × 1.0953 = 1733.3. I thought they would have fixed this with the last patch, but I thought they would have quickly fixed the invincibility glitch in BL2, so who knows how long that’s going to be a thing. +50% bonus elemental damage after action skill end anointments from shields and grenade mods are triggered by melee/FP attacks, but bonus elemental anointments on weapons are not. Cryo Stone : takes damage dealt by the attack, multiplies it by the percentage stated on the card, and applies it as cryo damage. I’ve just created a breakdown document that tries to be exhaustive, but in this post I’ll try to keep it a little shorter/clearer/more focussed. The charge isn’t lost until the next melee/FP hit. Our list included the weapons we found to be the best when playing Borderlands 3, but you should understand that the list may be completely different for you. Warning: date(): It is not safe to rely on the system's timezone settings.You are *required* to use the date.timezone setting or the date_default_timezone_set() function. I’ve posted numbers from a game and they are matching to the calculation. "Multiplicative" bonuses: same as on melee, but also includes Amp Shields. Illuminated Fist: It was last updated in February 2020 and no testing/writing has been done since. Pretty much every bonus damage from skills and passives has diminishing returns if you add more of them, that includes weapon damage, melee, crits etc. Two items with the +100% one only give a total of +100%, two of the +200% one give a total of +200%. Hex is one of the best Grenades we have tested, which offers simply absurd AoE and pack clearing potential. Fixed the Cryo Stone note, will try to address those other questions soon. By default, it’s the Base melee damage at the FP’s level spread across 7 pellets, but gun parts can modify this. One full slide (at regular speed) charges it up to roughly 100%, 3-4 full slides will reach the 300% cap. Corrections/questions are welcome. That’s not how it should calculate, the only reason that should happen is if everything was calculated at the same time via addition, and the only way for the code, system or whatever to parse the effect is to count the number of times the value for base melee damage appeared in the line. Face-puncher turns your melee damage into weapon damage, allowing you to fully commit to melee damage and still have the option to shoot enemies, should you need to. After 93 tries I got a non-anointed redundant face puncher. If you feel like we have missed something, make sure to leave your comment below. Melee Damage Anointments: Gun and shields can both have a “+100% melee damage after action skill end” or “+200% melee damage after Phaseslam” anointment. I’ll address a few Amara-specific things here. If the number is less than 1 means that the part less common than other parts. Proprietary License is a legendary submachine gun in Borderlands 3 manufactured by Hyperion and is exclusive to the Bounty of Blood DLC. This is % of the entire ammo pool, not of the magazine or missing ammo. This is a LOT of healing, with some mediocre melee/FP damage you get full health on every hit. We use the Face-Puncher shotgun in combination with a Legendary relic with the roll: Melee attacks have 30% chance to apply a sticky bomb. It’s just base * melee multipliers in this case 2447*(1+3+1+0,56). Sliding charges this up to increase chance, damage, maximum distance and target count of the lightning caused by the next melee/FP hit. Today we take a look at the legendary Face-puncher shotgun! So what is so special about the Face-Puncher and why do you need to farm for it you ask? Causes Fire DOT on every melee/Face-puncher (and slide/slam) hit. On melee strikes, damage per second is 80% of damage dealt: On Face-puncher hits, sadly it is only 80% of the damage dealt by a single pellet: FpDmg/s = PelletDamageDealt × 0.8 × Element. Face Puncher is absolutely amazing! The Re-Router’s amp damage bonus is only +17% on a x7 FP and only +8.5% on a “Redundant” x14 FP. Cryo: Frozen targets take × 3 damage from melee and Face-puncher attacks. They are based only on the attack’s BaseMeleeDmg / FpGunDmg and don’t count as melee attacks themselves. may shoot a chain lightning that strikes nearby targets. But there are plenty of times you'll want to punch if you have a choice. I haven’t tried this with other VH’s, but it works for Amara and I assume it does for the other VH’s too. An updated list of the Best Weapons in Borderlands 3 with information on where to find them, The Best Weapons in Borderlands 3 and where to find them. : Element = ElementMult × (1 + Tempest + ArtifactBonus + ElementalProjector). Lightnings cause bonus elemental damage from shield/grenade anointments and from Forceful Expression, but not from Infusion. The numbers I was using were from the vid in my above post. No Class Mods added yet. One, the drop rate seems abysmal. We do plan to expand this article further in the future, so leave us your feedback in the comment section below. BL3 isn't perfect. Madness is so passé, so Borderlands 3 is bringing you March Mayhem next month, courtesy of some big announcements we shared during the Gearbox Main Theater Show at PAX East. Above with 2x FYC - 2447x(1+2+1+0,75)x1,4x0,65 = 11k Like your math showed, base melee for level 57 is 2447. with the 300% increase you’d do 9787. Face-puncher Rarity Legendary Weapon Type Shotgun Overview - one of the heaviest hitting weapons in the game.It deals your Melee Damage with each bullet, making it a great choice for players that prefer to stay in Melee Range if you have +100% (Find Your Center), +75% (Illuminated Fist) and +300% (Brawler Ward), you’ll get a total bonus of +475%; so total damage will be 575%. removes any meaningful difference between using the same melee setup with any character. Unleash the Dragon 2447 2447 2447 2447 Two of the same type do not stack. This artifact has great damage potential, if used effectively it can deal millions of damage. Sticky bombs can deal critical damage based on the weapon held while the bomb explodes. For people who have used the Face-puncher Borderlands 3 PlayStation 4 Macintosh PC PlayStation 5 Stadia Xbox Series X Xbox One Log In to add custom notes to this or any other game. https://www.reddit.com/r/borderlands3/comments/fy3r1f/melee_damage_bonuses_dont_work_how_they_seem/. Knife Drain + Face-puncher is a great way for insta-heal with any build/VH. I did some testing and all works as intended. It doesn’t work like that. I think it’s a bug, as if because all melee bonuses have to run off of base melee damage its reading it as if it already added base melee into the ward formula. The formula doesn’t work anymore today, I haven’t figured out how it works now and tbh I’m tired of redoing my research because Gearbox changed the mechanics again. Element: Elemental multiplier (e.g. Splash Damage Bonuses: Generally added together, for example: SplashDmgBonuses = ArmsDeal + ClassModSplashDmgBonus + ArtifactAreaOfEffectDmgBonus + …. Cutpurse Gun damage bonuses: Deals melee damage. the issue I’m coming up on is that, using your formula, as soon as you have any melee damage bonus from either guardian ranks, skills, mods, anything the brawler ward formula stops being 2447x(1+3) and becomes 2447x(3). These are generally added together, for example: MeleeBonuses = MeleeGuardRank + WeaponBladeBonus + FindYourCenter + ClassModMeleeBonus + ArtifactMeleeBonus + ShieldMeleeBonus + …, FpDmg = FpGunDmg × (1 + MeleeBonuses) × (1 + GunDmgBonuses) × (1 + Mult1) + (1 × Mult2) × …. BL3 is Literally forcing you to purchase DLC5 Borderlands 3 General Discussion 26 827 December 28, 2020 Any ETA on when the game will be playable? I can see that if they just calculated everything on full melee damage dealt melee buillds would actually be good. If a Vault Hunter isn't built for melee damage, this gun is essentially worthless. “Multiplicative” bonuses: Damage is increased again by bonuses like Laid Bare and C-C-Combo even though they already increased the bombs’ base damage before. We are also always open to feedback, which will help us give you guys more accurate data in future updates of this article. In this page, you will find more information about what this weapon … We have a lot of new interesting weapons, but also plenty of Guns that you might be familiar with if you have played Borderlands and Borderlands 2. But not a single face puncher. Same as the Stone, however with a smaller percentage and it switches elements every 5 seconds in the order fire - shock - corrosive - radiation - cryo. The FP seems to deal even less damage now, so the general notion remains: The FP gets a much smaller damage boost from charging than true melee does. Probably your choice of VH if you’re going for a melee build. Most of the information is probably still correct, but game mechanics underwent many changes in the meantime. My god that forceful expression facepuncher interaction is VERY upsetting. For the 300% brawler ward it takes a whole 100% out of the bonus. Borderlands 3 introduced a new and upgraded Weapon system which made things more interesting than in any previous game from the series. With a brawler ward with 300% increase in melee damage on break. They should all be separate operations but when you add the melee bonus it goes from 2447x4 to, 2447x3) + 2447x.56. Buying Borderlands 3 Items and Weapons here guarantees the best prices, prompt delivery and the best quality of service. Illuminated Fist does not convert Face-puncher damage to elemental damage, but the FP does receive the +75% bonus. When hitting a crit spot, the main damage from melee/FP does not crit, but the damage from sticky bomb/elemental bonus does. “Normal bullets” Mayhem modifiers affect all non-elemental damage, including melee. Also you should add section for Static Charge artifact. Unlike Blitz, element is switched instantly after selecting it in the menu. Overview - we have also decided to include at least one Thrown weapon on our list. MeleeLightningDmg = DamageDealt × Charge × Element × (1 + Mult1) + (1 × Mult2) × …. Artifacts Melee-related artifacts can be extremely powerful and make the Face-puncher very useful even for non-melee builds. It can split in multiple Grenades when thrown, and it also chains to closest enemies. It interacts very well with Face Puncher. If you enjoyed, then be sure to leave a "Like" and subscribe! Thank you so much for bringing some light to my future “melee ranged” Amara. Examples of gun damage bonuses that apply: Examples of gun damage bonuses that do not apply: It appears that all gun damage bonuses highlighted in red in this amazing document apply to the Face-puncher. One of the Best Weapons In Borderlands 3 #Borderlands3 #BL3 #Borderlands If you enjoyed the video, don't forget to hit LIKE and leave a COMMENT down below. It is one of the best shotguns you can have in the game right and you can really achieve some insane things with this weapon. Takes damage dealt by the attack, multiplies it by the percentage stated on the card, and applies it as elemental damage. Face Puncher White Elephant Unforgiven Great for boss killing and mobbing. Melt Faceris a uniqueshotgun inBorderlands 3manufactured byHyperion.It is obtained from the mission Acid Trip located in The Spendopticon. In this Borderlands 3 Amara build guide, we’ve laid out 3 top-tier builds that you can use to get the most out of this no-nonsense powerhouse: one for Phasecast, one for Phaseslam, and one for Phasegrasp. Deals 100% bonus shock damage to the target hit, following the usual bonus elemental damage rules. Commander Planetoid but than you do the same with a melee bonus that works off of base melee and get. There’s 4 values in the line but the full effect isn’t being applied. How to Get Legendary Weapon Early in Borderlands 3. If … Amara the Siren is the only playable Siren in Borderlands 3, and with her trio of explosive and spectacular powers, she certainly lives up to the Sirens’ fearsome reputation. Since the MeleeBonuses part usually contains hundreds of % already, adding another +100% will have a smaller impact than adding +100% to the GunDmgBonuses part. Without skills it multiplies the base damage by the full on break bonus. In terms of shields, the best in-slot is Ward, a fairly reliable legendary drop from one of Borderlands 3's great bosses: Graveward. The best anointment on a Face-puncher is +300% after Phaseslam. Find Your Center, Blitz, Illuminated Fist: the percentage bonuses are added in the MeleeBonuses part of the equations; all three together add up to +275%. Cryo/Fire/etc. BL3 is all about the loot, and we want to help you locate which boss you need to farm to find the perfect gun for your ideal build. Why Face-Puncher is Great for Amara: Hands-down the best weapon for an Amara melee build Enhanced by Find Your Center, Jab Cross, and Illuminated Fist skills Can be further enhanced with certain artifacts and class mods Where? With 300% Brawler Ward - 2447x(1+3) = 9787 Thus, switch to an Unforgiven before crit spot explosions. Face-puncher Amara build for Amara Builds Create new build Amara Fl4k Moze Zane All Login Amara build by thecaptainflag updated 10 months ago 0% Login to rate this build! This means that it can be found by looting weapon caches and hoping for the best. My gear: In the video they are using Breaker COM with +1 FYC and 56% passive melee, then the same COM but without a passive bonus (so damage is lowered from 13k to 12k) then Phasezerker COM without melee bonus so the output is 2447*(1+3). So, I farmed Handsome Jackie, the boss that now drops the Facepuncher. A basic common rarity amp shield gives +20% on both. What numbers. Face-puncher is a legendary shotgun whose damage is tied to your melee damage. There is no bonus on impact, you get your regular melee/FP damage and then fire DOT starts. Has a chance to attach a sticky bomb to an enemy hit that deals twice the damage of the melee/FP attack that caused it; they have a random element but can also be non-elemental. with bonuses it’s base x 3 + base x bonuses. 175% fire vs. flesh) × the sum of other element bonuses, e.g. Refills a percentage of the currently held weapons’ ammo. It is worth mentioning that the Face Puncher has the benefit of unique flavor text Man Your Own Jackhammer, capable of launching an explosion as powerful as your melee attack if all the pellets hit. Where Charge’s baseline is 25% and up to 300% if charged with slides. StickyBombDmg = DamageDealt × 2 × (1 + SplashDmgBonuses) × CritBonus × Element × (1 + Mult1) + (1 × Mult2) × …. In this case, Blitz will override Illuminated Fist on Blitz strikes, but on cooldown Illuminated Fist takes over. best relic is the Last Stand Otto with invincibility @50% - get hit to 50%, switch it to something else INVINCIBLE FOR LYYYFFFFEEEE! The formulas in that document may look overwhelming, they’re not actually meant to calculate exact numbers, rather to clarify what is “multiplicative”, what is “additive” with what, and what doesn’t work at all, to help making informed decisions. If another element is chosen in the skill menu but the action skill hasn’t been used, Blitz and Illuminated Fist will be on different elements. Blitz is not triggered by Face-puncher shots and doesn’t convert its damage to elemental damage, but the FP does receive the +100% bonus. It’s being shortchanged on the brawler ward side. MIRV which causes the Grenade to split into three on impact; Mitosis which makes it split into two shortly after being thrown; Recurring which combines both of the above, utilizing this Weapon's maximum potential. when you add the melee bonus it goes from 2447x4 to, 2447x3) + 2447x.56. Then added Face Puncher with 300% weapon after Phaseslam (5/5 in Infusion) and damage output was over 350k for fire and 71k kinetic iirc, didn’t check the full calculation, but it only shows that everything works as intended. Face-puncher: sadly suffers a penalty. How it worked for you? Thus, Laid Bare is a great skill when using a White Elephant. Get ready for an extensive list of all BL3 bosses accompanied by where to find each boss and which weapons are dedicated to their loot pool. Base melee at 57 - 2447 Damage of sticky bombs caused by FP pellets are each based on the damage dealt by its pellet. Gun damage vs. melee damage anointments: A Face-puncher may come with a melee damage anointment or with a gun damage anointment. Amara Melee Number Statistics Damage is based on the character's melee damage and evenly distributed among the pellets. Gives 100% life steal from melee/FP attacks, not 75% as stated on the card. Adds +75% to the MeleeBonuses part of the equation and converts all melee damage to Amara’s Action Skill Element. Most (but not all) gun damage bonuses added together, for example: GunDmgBonuses = GunDamageAnointment + Samsara + Jab Cross + …. Killed chupa at least 100x now on mayhem 3 lvl 50 and have gotten lyuda, Maggie, butcher, psycho stabber, and a whole plethora of other legendary along side an eternity worth of chupas organ. The gun damage listed on the Face-puncher’s item card. Because 1 is missing. For Class Mods, Breaker is significantly better than any other option. However, sticky bombs and “+50% bonus elemental damage after action skill end” anointments on shields/grenade mods can. It is obtained randomly from any suitable loot sourcebut has an increased chance to drop from Hydragoianlocated in Obsidian Foreston Gehenna. 1 Special Weapon Effects 2 Usage & Description 3 Notes 4 Trivia :-DImproved damage, critical hit damage, fire rate, reload speed, and weapon shield capacity. MeleeDmg = BaseMeleeDmg × (1 + MeleeBonuses) × (1 + Mult1) + (1 × Mult2) × …. 2nd, question… The weapon has like a -56% the damage number popping up on the melee/FP hit. FpGunDmg: This weapon is effective on a cryo-focused Zane, as it deals damage while freezing targets for his skills to activate. But neither was 2...or any of the other games in the series. How to Get Face Puncher Face Puncher is a world drop in Borderlands 3. oh ok, so what do you think about the numbers there is that a bug? Face-Puncher – Weapon Description The Face-Puncher is a Shotgun of the Legendary or Orange rarity in Borderlands 3. reducing damage by a good amount. As opposed to “multiplicative”, which in this case would mean damage × 200% × 175% × 400% = 1400% total damage. Face-puncher Drop Rates: Muldock the Anointed: 15% World Drop Oct 24, 2020 13:55 Unique Rectifier Drop Rates: Muldock the Anointed: 15% World Drop Oct 24, 2020 13:44 No items found. You should change it to Elemental Stone, cause it can be in every element. We have also decided to add brief information on how to get all the specific weapons so that you can go ahead and try getting them for yourself after you reach the required level. 4 Best: The Face-Puncher Ahh, the Face Puncher, one of the "worst" yet most amazing guns in the game. Powered by Discourse, best viewed with JavaScript enabled, How Phase 2 action skill/melee damage scaling works, Facepuncher MNTIS/Clone Zane vs Maliwan Takedown | Mayhem 11 | Spy Com, [Guide] Melee / Face-puncher formulas and analysis, Most of Amara’s gun damage skills like those mentioned in the formula, or. Borderlands 3 Face Puncher Legendary Weapon Location drops during the Chupacabratch Legendary Hunt. Did you make your own tests? I’m just looking at the video, and wondering if there’s in issue in how brawler ward is calculating its formula. Sustainment: When melee attacks are converted to elemental damage by Blitz or Illuminated Fist, they qualify for Sustainment life steal. 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