Graph of Damage Changes

Fighting Lion Damage per Patch


Patch notes:

Update 3.1.0 - Season of the Chosen (13) patch

  • Breech Grenade Launcher projectiles will now detonate on impact with enemies, even if holding the trigger.

Note: This effectively removes the ability for Lion to one shot in extremely rare/niche situations with a double impact.

Update 2.9.0 - Season of Arrivals (11) patch

  • No explicit patch notes.

Reserve ammo increased increased by 6 grenades.

PvE damage adjusted:

- Explosion damage change: +5%
- Direct Hit damage: -12%
- Overall change: +3%

PvP damage change from Season of Worth reverted

- Explosion damage: 144 from 142
- Direct Hit damage: 22 from 26
- Overall change: 166 from 168

Update 2.8.1 - Guardian Games patch

  • Fixed an issue with Breech Loaded (Special ammo) Grenade Launchers that resulted in them having a significantly reduced blast radius.

Update 2.8.0 - Season of the Worthy (10) patch

  • Due to backend changes with the grenade launcher archetype, Fighting Lion inherited minor adjustments
  • Rate of Fire increased from 72 RPM to 90 RPM
  • Direct hit damage in PvE is now 35 (Previously 27)

Festival of the Lost 2018

Addition of the Catalyst and Prideglass ornament.

Update 2.0.4 - Forsaken Cleanup patch

  • Decreased Fighting Lion damage to be brought in line with other breach-load Grenade Launchers

This patch was in response to the fact that Fighting Lion with autoloading rifts/barricades was doing more DPS than Power slot Grenade Launchers.

Update 2.0 - Forsaken Preparation

  • No explicit patch notes.

Converted Lion to use primary ammo. Increased damage.

Update 1.2.0 - Warmind patch

  • Deals more blast damage and less direct hit damage
  • Increased ammo inventory
  • Increased spawn ammo
  • Kills with this weapon guarantee Energy ammo drop

Update 1.1.0 - Curse of Osiris patch

  • Increased Fighting Lion damage and changed Thin the Herd perk to now grant bonus ammo rather than pulling ammo from the player inventory