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


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 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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