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Borderlands 3

Rise and Grind

By
Ben Chard
&
Shane Williams
Quest Giver Reward Lvl
Lorelei - Meridian Metroplex Cash, Eridium, Rare Shield 12

You’ll be able to find begin this Side Mission once you reach the Watershed Base location in the Hostile Takeover Main Mission.

Go to Rise and Grind

(1 of 2) Once you reach the Rise and Grind coffee shop, interact with the button to begin services,

Once you reach the Rise and Grind coffee shop, interact with the button to begin services, (left), after the robot has spawned, speak with him to update the quest objective. (right)

After you’ve accepted the Side Mission head over to the Catch-a-Ride station and take any vehicle to the Rise and Grind coffee shop. Once you arrive, interact with the button in the middle to cause the Robot to spawn and talk with him to update the quest.

Kill Core Daddy

(1 of 2) Head towards the waypoint on the map and head up the stairs to find Core Daddy,

Head towards the waypoint on the map and head up the stairs to find Core Daddy, (left), take him out and he’ll drop the Power Core. (right)

Head over to the waypoint on the map and head up the stairs to find Core Daddy waiting for you. Take out the other enemies in the area first to make your life easier. Now focus all your firepower into the Core Daddy to take him down. Collect the Power Core and head back to the Rise and Grind shop to insert it into the fuse box that’s located to the back right of shop.

Reboot Rise and Grind / Order coffee

Now that you’ve inserted the new Power Core, it’s time to reboot the coffee shop back into action. Simply interact with the green button and speak with the Robot again to order some coffee.

Find Maliwan commander

(1 of 2) Take out all the enemies in the area and eventually the Coffee Runner will spawn,

Take out all the enemies in the area and eventually the Coffee Runner will spawn, (left), take him out and he’ll drop a To Go Cup. (right)

From the Rise and Grind coffee shop, turn around and head into the Halycon Suborbital Spaceport building and take out all the enemies inside. You’ll need to take out a couple of waves of enemies until the Coffee Runner will spawn, when he does take him out and he’ll drop you a to-go cup.

Return / Defend Rise and Grind

With the to-go cup in your possession, head back over to the Rise and Grind coffee shop where a wave of enemies will spawn on you. It’s time to defend Rise and Grind, so take out all the enemies in the area to progress the mission. After you’ve cleared all the enemies and Rise and Grind is safe, place the coffee cup onto the counter and wait for the robot to fill it up.

Bring coffee to Lorelei

Bring the coffee back to Lorelei back at the Watershed Base.

Head back to the Watershed Base and give the coffee to Lorelei when another wave of enemies will spawn in on your location, take them out with caution and finally speak with Lorelei for the last time to complete the mission.

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    2K Games
  • Platforms
    PC, PS4, Xbox One
  • Genre
    FPS
  • Guide Release
    17 September 2019
  • Last Updated
    6 February 2021
  • Guide Author
    Ben Chard, Shane Williams

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Return to the Borderlands as you aim to help allies new and hunt for the Vaults before the Calypso Twins and their Children of the Vault get there first. Four new Vault Hunters join the cause as you take to the stars to discover a galaxy of opportunities.

The guide for Borderlands 3 features all there is to see and do including a full walkthrough covering every main and side mission alongside complete coverage of all areas and the endgame. Including indepth strategies on every Vault Hunter along with recommended builds to help give you that edge you'll need.

Inside Version 1.0

  • Full Walkthrough of the main storyline
  • Coverage of all Side Missions
  • Complete coverage of all areas including Crew Challenges
  • Trophy/Achievement Guide
  • Character Builds

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