Infused with rare Orokin alloys, the Bronco Prime is a highly efficient weapon. Trading an increased clip size and damage for a lower rate of fire.

The Bronco Prime features a higher base damage and magazine size than the Bronco, at the cost of a lower fire rate and reload speed. The Bronco Prime was added into the game in Update 9.0.

This weapon can be sold for Credits645,000; it is also a requisite ingredient for DEPrimeDualBroncos Akbronco Prime (x2).

Manufacturing Requirements
Time: 12 hrs
Rush: Platinum64 50
MarketIcon Market Price: Platinum64 N/A Blueprint2 Blueprints Price:N/A
Drop Locations
BlueprintLith N4 Common
Lith H1 Common (V)
Lith N1 Common (V)
Lith S1 Common (V)
Lith V8 Common (V)
Meso C2 Common (V)
Meso E2 Common (V)
Meso N2 Common (V)
Meso N3 Common (V)
Meso S2 Common (V)
Meso V5 Common (V)
Neo M1 Common (V)
Neo S9 Common (V)
Axi N2 Common (V)
Axi P2 Common (V)
Axi P3 Common (V)
Axi S1 Common (V)
GenericGunPrimeBarrel BarrelMeso R3 Uncommon
Neo M2 Uncommon (V)
Neo V1 Uncommon (V)
Axi E2 Uncommon (V)
Axi N3 Uncommon (V)
GenericGunPrimeReceiver ReceiverMeso B4 Common
Neo M3 Common
Lith C2 Common (V)
Meso E3 Common (V)
Meso F1 Common (V)
Meso P1 Common (V)
Meso S8 Common (V)
Neo B1 Common (V)
Neo N6 Common (V)
Neo S8 Common (V)
Neo S11 Common (V)
Neo V4 Common (V)
Neo Z3 Common (V)
Axi S1 Common (V)
Lith/Meso/Neo/Axi refer to Void Relics
(V) Denotes Vaulted Void Relics
(B) Denotes Baro Ki'Teer Exclusive Void Relic


This weapon deals primarily Impact b Impact damage.



  • Low Puncture b Puncture and Slash b Slash damage - less effective against health.
  • Linear damage falloff from 100% to 74% from 9m to 18m target distance (distances are affected by projectile flight speed).
  • Low magazine size.
  • Wide pellet spread cone makes the weapon ineffective beyond medium range.


  • Bronco Prime, compared to Bronco:
    • Lower base damage (119.0 vs. 161.0)
      • Lower Impact b Impact damage (95.2 vs. 128.8)
      • Lower Puncture b Puncture damage (11.9 vs. 16.1)
      • Lower Slash b Slash damage (11.9 vs. 16.1)
    • Lower fire rate (4.17 rounds/sec vs. 5 rounds/sec)
    • Longer range before damage falloff starts (9m vs. 7m)
    • Longer range before damage falloff ends (18m vs. 14m)
    • Larger magazine (4 rounds vs. 2 rounds)
    • Larger max ammo capacity (12 rounds vs. 10 rounds)
    • Slower reload speed (2 s vs. 1.05 s)
    • Higher Mastery Rank required (4 vs. 0)
  • Bronco Prime, compared to Akbronco Prime:
    • Lower base damage (119.0 vs. 350.0)
      • Lower Impact b Impact damage (95.2 vs. 280.0)
      • Lower Puncture b Puncture damage (11.9 vs. 35.0)
      • Lower Slash b Slash damage (11.9 vs. 35.0)
    • Lower fire rate (4.17 rounds/sec vs. 4.33 rounds/sec)
    • Smaller max damage reduction due to falloff (25% vs. 74%)
    • Smaller magazine (4 rounds vs. 8 rounds)
    • Smaller max ammo capacity (12 rounds vs. 210 rounds)
    • Faster reload speed (2 s vs. 2.25 s)
    • Different polarities (None vs. Madurai PolMadurai Pol)
    • Lower Mastery Rank required (4 vs. 10)
    • Higher disposition (5 vs. 4)

Weapon LoadoutsEdit


  • The weapon's spread cone can be shrunk by zooming in.


  • The damage is actually a combination of all the pellets' damage values. The actual damage per pellet is 13.6 Impact b Impact, 1.7 Puncture b Puncture, and 1.7 Slash b Slash.


  • The Bronco Prime has a non-static model, the barrel section rotates clockwise when fired and whilst reloading.
  • The Bronco Prime's gold parts can be recolored as of Update 15.13.


Patch HistoryEdit

Update 22.12
  • Mastery Rank increased from 3 to 4.
  • Critical chance increased from 2.5% to 6%.

Hotfix 21.3.2

  • Increased Bronco Prime Status Chance to 30% to match AkBronco Prime.

Hotfix 21.0.2

  • Fixed Bronco Prime having switched Mastery Ranks.

Update 21.0

  • Damage increased from 20 to 50.
  • Damage fall off added starting from 9m and ending at 18 with a minimum damage of 13.
  • Status Chance increased from 17.5% to 22%.
  • Increased Crit Multiplier from 1.5 to 2.
  • Mastery Rank 3 required.

Hotfix 15.0.8

  • Fixed a missing drop icon for the Bronco Prime.

Update 9.0

  • Introduced.

Last updated: Update 22.15

See alsoEdit

  • Bronco Bronco, the predecessor to this weapon.
  • Dual Broncos Akbronco, the akimbo version of the Bronco.
  • DEPrimeDualBroncos Akbronco Prime, the akimbo version of this gun.
  • DEGrineerHandShotgun Brakk, another pocket shotgun sidearm.
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