Amara (Siren) Elemental Ricochet Build Guide

Last updated on Oct 18, 2019 at 03:20 by Kat 4 comments

Welcome to our Elemental Ricochet build guide for Amara the Siren in Borderlands 3. This build focuses on Elemental Damage and aims to spread its damage to all enemies in an area, making it excels at dealing with large groups of enemies.

In this guide, you will learn everything you need to know to gear yourself up and play this build at the highest level.


Amara/Siren Elemental Ricochet Build overview

Elemental Ricochet is one of the many possible builds for Amara the Siren in Borderlands 3. The build mixes elemental damage with ricochet effects in order to rapidly spread elemental damage and DoTs to massacre large groups of enemies.



  • Great at dealing with large groups of enemies
  • Locking larger threats in place is great for supporting teams
  • Can deal damage in multiple elements to bypass most resistances


  • Inefficient at dealing with single targets and bosses
  • Minimal sustain against stronger enemies

Skill Tree and Playstyle

For more information about skills and playstyle for this build, please refer to our dedicated page.


Gearing and Stat Priorities

We have a dedicated page about gear, best-in-slot items, stat priorities, and anointed rolls for this build. Please refer to it for more information.



  • 18 Oct. 2019: Added additional weapon slot to separate bossing and lone enemies. Reviewed gear recommendations for October 17th balance patch.
  • 12 Oct. 2019: Guide added.
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