Golden Calves is a side mission in Borderlands 3 (BL3). This walkthrough will guide you through all objectives of the Golden Calves Side Quest.
Golden Calves is unlocked shortly after you’ve started Cult Following.
Area: The Droughts / Ascension Bluff
Quest Giver: Vaughn / COV Statue in Crimson Command
Requirement: having started Cult Following
Recommended Level: 8
Reward: 445$ / 791XP / Rare Shield “Golden Touch” Lvl Req. 8
Mission Info: What’s this? A little COV statue? Help Vaughn stick it to the SOV and replace these ugly things with something a little more glorious.
- Find Poster with Profile View
- Find Poster with Intimate View
- Find Poster with Front View
- Go to 3D Printing Plant
- Locate Scanner
- Use Scanner
- Admire your work
- Smash COV Statue (1)
- Replace with Vaughn Statue (1)
- Smash COV Statue (2)
- Replace with Vaughn Statue (2)
- Smash COV Statue (3)
- Replace with Vaughn Statue (3)
- Talk to Vaughn
Starting Location: Golden Calves
Find Poster with Profile View
This mission appears shortly after starting Cult Following. You can accept it via a small statue in the Safehouse.
Vaughn wants us to find a total of three posters depicting him; located in Ascension Bluff.
Of course, they will be in areas with enemies in them. Shoot your way through the compound – the first one is located close to the entrance on the left side, next to a door.
Find Poster with Intimate View
Find Poster with Front View
Go to 3D Printing Plant
Now where we got all the Pictures, Vaughn wants us to print 3D Statues of them. The Printing Plant is located even a bit further to the North.
Admire your work
Smash COV Statue (1)
Replace with Vaughn Statue (1)
Smash COV Statue (2)
Replace with Vaughn Statue (2)
Once you shot down the old statue, replace it with Vaughn.
Smash COV Statue (3)
Replace with Vaughn Statue (3)
Do Vaughn a third favor and we are pretty much done.
Talk to Vaughn
This finishes Golden Calves side mission in Borderlands 3.
For all other Side Mission Walkthroughs, check out our complete Borderlands 3 Side Missions Walkthrough.