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Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Sep 17, 2019    
Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

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In this guide you can find complete step-by-step walkthrough for the 13-th chapter - The Guns of Reliance.

The Guns of Reliance Mission Summary



Wainwright has a plan to take back Eden-6, but first, he needs an army. He's hired a gunslinger named Clay to help start a resistance. People don't really need much encouragement to turn against Aurelia. They just need guns...

The Guns of Reliance Rewards and Requirements



Listed below are the rewards and level requirements for completing The Guns of Reliance Mission Objectives.

Suggested Level: Lvl 22

Rewards: $4,356, an uncommon Head Skin, and 17,113 XP.

  • The Guns of Reliance Mission Objectives
  • Meet Clay at Reliance
  • Talk to Clay
  • Follow Clay
  • Kill the COV Enemies
  • Follow Clay
  • Kill the COV Guarding the Cages
  • Free Rebel Kyle
  • Free Rebel Jon Ryan
  • Talk to Clay
  • Shoot the Door Control Box
  • Follow Clay
  • Kill the COV Attackers
  • Fall back to the Gas Station
  • Kill more COV Attackers
  • Fall back to the Gas Station
  • Kill Even More COV Attackers
  • Kill Long Arm the Smasher
  • Talk to Clay
  • Turn on the Main Power
  • Go to Fort Sunshine
  • Go to the Historical Lookout
  • Go to the Lumberhold
  • Go to the Loading Dock
  • Catch-A-Rail Ride
  • Ride to Fort Sunshine
  • Clear Fort Sunshine
  • Kill Muldock the Anointed
  • Free Dalton
  • Take the Key
  • Open Dalton’s Gun Cabinet
  • Talk to Clay

The Guns of Reliance Walkthrough



Meet Clay at Reliance

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Wainwright needs help to taking down Aurelia, so make your way down to the Reliance and speak with Clay.

Talk to Clay

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Talk to Clay by the gate, outside the area.

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Follow Clay

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Entering through the front gate isn't a very good idea, follow Clay to the left of the gate to find another way inside.

Kill the COV Enemies

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Once you're inside, show Clay what you can do by taking out the group of COV below.

Follow Clay

Follow Clay to the nearby weapons shed and help free his friends while he attempts to hack the shed console.

Kill the COV Guarding the Cages

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Use your onscreen markers to kill the COV guarding cages that are holding Clay's friends hostage.

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Free Rebel Kyle

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Free Rebel Kyle by taking out the COV guarding the South-East cage. To free Kyle from the cage, shoot the panel next to the gate.

Free Rebel Jon Ryan

Free Rebel Jon Ryan by taking out the COV guarding the Southern cage. Much like freeing Kyle, shoot the panel to open the gate.

Talk to Clay

After the Rebel's are freed, talk to Clay at the weapons shed.

Shoot the Door Control Box

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

With the door still jammed, shoot the control box to open the door to the shed.

Follow Clay

Follow Clay inside and you will quickly notice that the main weapons chest can not be opened without the help of the Gunsmith.

Kill the COV Attackers

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

COV will begin to appear, take them out.

Fall back to the Gas Station

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

After the wave of COV has been defeated, follow Clay and fall back to the gas station and regroup.

More COV will begin to enter the area, take them out and repeat the process.

Kill Long Arm the Smasher

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

In a desperate attempt to win, Tyreen summons the Long Arm the Smasher. Avoid his smashing attack by keep a distance and jumping when he smashes his sword on the ground.

Talk to Clay

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

With all enemies defeated, make your way to Clay and talk to him.

Turn on the Main Power

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Climb on top of the Gas Station and turn on the power by flipping the switch.

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Go to Fort Sunshine

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Now that power has been restored to the area, rescue the Gunsmith by making your way to Fort Sunshine. As you near the area, you'll encounter several COV enemies that will be spawned by an overhead drop ship.

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Go to the Historical Lookout

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

With the front gate a no go, make your way to the Historical Lookout nearby to survey the area.

Go to the Lumberhold

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Clay will inform you to head to the Lumberhold to use their crane system to get into Fort Sunshine.

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Go to the Loading Dock

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Push your way through the enemies inside the Lumberhold and find the loading the dock area.

Catch-A-Rail Ride & Ride to Fort Sunshine

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Once on the loading dock, wait for a crane come along and then jump on top of the logs as it passes by. Once you reach Fort Sunshine, jump off to the ground.

Clear Fort Sunshine

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Now that you're inside of Fort Sunshine, clear the area of all enemies.

Kill Muldock the Anointed

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

With all enemies defeated, Troy will summon Muldock the Anointed. Much like past Anointed enemies, use the environment within the area to your advantage and ensure that you always keep a nice distance between you and the enemy.

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Muldock the Anointed does manage to feature a number of new mechanics, as he will shoot projectiles from his hands and will occasionally use a shield to block all incoming attacks. During the battle, he will also become immune to all attacks. Use this spare time to your advantage by gathering your thoughts and restocking on supplies.

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Free Dalton

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

With the Anointed defeated, press the button on the platform to open Dalton's prison cell.

Take the Key

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Take the key from Dalton and make your way back to the Reliance.

Open Dalton’s Gun Cabinet

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Once at the Reliance, use the newly obtained key to unlock the large weapons cabinet inside the Shed.

Talk to Clay

Borderlands 3 - The Guns of Reliance Complete Walkthrough Guide

Finish the quest by heading back to Clay to claim your reward.

Game:   Borderlands 3