Golden chests are back in Borderlands 3 and there is only one way of opening them. In this Borderlands 3 golden chests guide, we are going to walk you through how you can open these special chests in the game and what you need to know about them.
If you have played the previous games then you know how these chests work and how you can unlock them. If you are new to the franchise then you can continue reading and find out more information regarding these chests and how you can open them.
How To Open Golden Chests In Borderlands 3
You will need golden keys in order to open golden chests. Golden keys can be obtained in different ways. If you have pre-ordered the game then you get five of them. A common way of getting golden keys is from shift codes. These are redeemable codes that have been shared by Gearbox and Borderlands Twitter accounts. These grand multiple keys so you might want to follow these accounts on Twitter.
If you have golden keys then you can open golden chests in Borderlands 3 but what will you find inside? This is a looter shooter so what you get inside is loot. You can get guns and cosmetics items from these chests. Each weapon that you get from these chests is guaranteed to be rare and you could even get a legendary weapon. If you are interested in learning more about legendary weapons then you can check out our dedicated guide on them.
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This marks the end of our Borderlands golden chests guide. If you are interested in learning more about the game then you can check out our guide on mods. You can also check out our guide on artifacts. It will walk you through how you can unlock different artifacts in the game.