The Bee Legendary Shield Guide – Borderlands 2

The Bee Legendary Shield

The Bee is one of the most powerful and used shield in Borderlands 2. If you’re looking for a guide concerning The Bee then continu reading.

The Bee Borderlands 2

What is The Bee?

The Bee is one of the best and rarest legendary shield in Borderlands 2. It was manufactured by Hyperion and it can be found quite randomly from any loot in general. However, if you defeat Hunter Hellquiest in Arid Nexus Boneyard, the chance of you getting The Bee will increase exponentially.

“Float like a butterfly” is a reference to the quote said by Muhammed Ali: “Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee”.

The strengh of the Bee shield is it gives extra damage to your weapons when your shield is full. However, the given bonus damage will not apply when the player receives any damage.

The Bee Shield

The different elements possible for The Bee

The Bee is available in the following elements:

  • Incendiary – Inflammable The Bee
  • Corrosive – Alkaline The Bee
  • Shock – Gounded The Bee
  • Explosive – Blast Proof The Bee

How to get The Bee?

For the most part, The Bee is a random drop weapon, meaning that you can get it just by defeating enemies. You can also get it by opening a loot chest and slot machines but here is a way you can farm The Bee in Borderlands 2.

Hunter Hellquist in Arid Nexus – Boneyard

There is a higher chance to loot The Bee by defeating Hunter Hellquist. To find him you must go to Arid Nexus – Boneyard and do the optional mission : This Just In.

  • The Bee has a 10% chance drop rate on Hunter HellQuist
Hunter Hellquist

Treants in The Forrest

For this technique you will need to have the DLC Tiny Tina’s Assault on Dragon Keep. Take a Fast Travel to Unassuming Docks to start the DLC and go to The Forrest. There you can defeat all the Treants that will spawn until you get the shield The Bee.

  • The Bee has a 10% chance drop rate on the Treants

A good tip is to have an inflammable weapon because the Treants are vulnerable to fire.


What is The Bee Gibbed Code?

You can use Gibbed Code in Borderlands 2 to add an item to your character. When we talk about The Bee’s Gibbed Code, it is :