Sir Hammerlock's Big Game Hunt Campaign Add-On

Sir Hammerlock's Big Game Hunt is the third DLC for Borderlands 2.

It is the next campaign DLC after Mister Torgue's Campaign of Carnage

Note: Since lots of information was leaked to forums and communities, this page might contain spoilers. Read at your own risk.

Sir Hammerlocks Big Game Hunt Release Date[edit]

On December 19, 2012, the DLC was officially announced via the Twitter channel @ECHOcasts. On December 20, 2012, @GearboxSoftware announced that the release date would be January 15, 2013.

Exact Release Times[edit]

XBOX 360 : Around 5AM EST

PC : Around 1PM EST

PS3 : Around 5PM EST

Level Cap Increased?[edit]

The level cap will NOT be raised in this DLC. However, in an interview with IGN, 2K games mentioned that a level cap increase would occur sometimes in Q1 (Jan-Mar) 2013

Hammerlock's Hunt DLC price[edit]

DLC3 costs the same price as the previous two DLCs, $9.99 / 800 Microsoft Points.

Included in the Season Pass, which is still available. ($29.99 for 4 DLCs)

New Missions[edit]

(DLC3 has new campaign missions and new side missions)

Savage Lands (main quest)

Professor Nakayama, I Presume? (main quest)

A-Hunting We Will Go (main quest)

The Fall of Nakayama (main quest)

I Like My Monsters Rare


Urine, You're Out

The Rakk Dahlia Murder

Palling Around

Ol' Pukey

Now You See It

Big Feet

An Acquired Taste

Egg on your face

Still just a borok in a cage

New Vehicles[edit]

Fan Boat (Deployed from Catch-A-Boat Stations)

New Locations[edit]

New Continent[edit]


Main Hub[edit]

Hunter's Grotto


Hammerlock's Camp

The Aegrus Sophisticates' Lodge

Scylla's Grove

Ardorton Station

Grifter's Reach

Candlerakk's Crag

The Sun Swamps

The Ardorton Docks

Elite's Crossing

Lower Bluff

The Rage Cage

H.S.S. Terminus

New Enemy Types[edit]


Witch Doctor





New Bosses[edit]


New Raid Bosses[edit]

Voracidous the Invincible

Dexiduous the Invincible

New NPCs[edit]

Professor Nakayama

Recommended Level to start DLC[edit]

Lvl 30 or above. Going before that level will be very challenging. It is also advised to have finished the main campaign, as this DLC will have some campaign related spoilers.


Pandora Broadcasting (From Hammerlock DLC Trailer): Danger! Excitement! Mustaches! It's time for another episode of Vault Hunter Adventures, featuring Sir Hammerlock. In this week's tale, our hard-boiled heroes travel to the savage continent of Aegrus. Their goal? To uncover the most exotic creatures Pandora has to offer, and give'em the old one-two! But danger looms on the horizon for our swell swashbucklers...

New Achievements/Trophies[edit]

Face Off[edit]

Completed the mission: "The Fall of Nakayama" (Bronze trophy)

Done that[edit]

Completed all Hammerlock's hunt side missions. (Gold trophy)

Been there[edit]

Discovered all named locations in Hammerlock's Hunt. (Silver trophy)

See: Borderlands 2: Been There Achievement Guide

New Challenges[edit]

Harder They Fall

Stinging Sensation

New Heads[edit]

Assassin Head[edit]

New Zer0 Head: D4rk Expl0rer

Commando Head[edit]

New Axton Head: Clever Boy

Mechromancer Head[edit]

New Gaige Head: Pithy Rejoinder

Gunzerker Head[edit]

New Salvador Head: Mustache of Legend

Siren Head[edit]

New Maya Head: Trigger Pull

New Skins[edit]

Assassin Skin[edit]

New Zer0 Skin: Vigilant (Zebra)

Commando Skin[edit]

New Axton Skin: Patient (Snake)

Mechromancer Skin[edit]

New Gaige Skin: Elusive (Leopard)

Gunzerker Skin[edit]

New Salvador Skin: Wise (Rhino)

Siren Skins[edit]

TWO New Maya Skins:

Wrath (Tiger)

Frozen Wrath (White Tiger)

New Weapons[edit]

Assault Rifles[edit]

Lead Storm‎ - Seraph, Manufactured by Vladof

Sir Hammerlock's Damned Cowboy‎ - Unique (Blue), Manufactured by Jakobs

Chopper - Unique (Blue), Manufactured by Bandit


Interfacer‎ - Seraph, Manufactured by Hyperion

Twister - Unique (Blue), Manufactured by Jakobs

Hydra - Unique (Blue), Manufactured by Jakobs


Infection‎ - Seraph, Manufactured by Maliwan

Sir Hammerlock's Rex - Blue, Manufactured by Jakobs


Social Yellow Jacket - Etech, manufactured by Hyperion

Rocket Launchers[edit]

Harpoon - Unique, manufactured by Torgue

Sniper Rifles[edit]

Elephant Gun - Unique, manufactured by Jakobs

Hawk Eye - Seraph, manufactured by Jakobs

New Shield Generators[edit]

The Rough Rider

New Relics[edit]

Breath of the Seraphs

Unique Items Drop Locations[edit]

For info on which monster drops what, see:

Borderlands 2: DLC3 Uniques List and how to get them