What does the Gundromeda Strain do in Enter The Gungeon?
The Gundromeda Strain is an S-rank passive item in Enter the Gungeon that reduces all enemy and boss HP by 25%. You can purchase the Gundromeda Strain from Professor Goopton for 25 Hegemony Credits.
The Gundromeda Strain ignores the boss DPS cap, and will stack with other Gundromeda Strain instances if you ever pick up multiples of the item.
Is the Gundromeda Strain a good item in Enter The Gungeon?
The Gundromeda Strain is a very good item in Enter the Gungeon that can help a lot with room clearing and boss fights around the Gungeon. 25% less HP is a big reduction in total enemy HP and is more or less equivalent to gaining 33% bonus damage with your guns.
Best Synergy for the Gundromeda Strain in Enter The Gungeon
The Gundromeda Strain only has one Synergy – Pandemic Pistol.
If you have the Gundromeda Strain and the Plague Pistol in your inventory, the Pandemic Pistol Synergy will become active.
This Synergy will turn the Plague Pistol into the Pandemic Pistol which increases its ammo capacity and causes its bullets to link if they come close enough to each other.
How to Use the Gundromeda Strain in Enter The Gungeon?
The Gundromeda Strain is a passive item in Enter the Gungeon. Simply having the item in your inventory will grant a 25% HP reduction on every enemy you encounter (including bosses) around the Gungeon.
The Gundromeda Strain will help accelerate your Gungeon run since it effectively reduces the amount of damage enemies can take before dying. If you manage to get powerful damage buffs for your guns, the Gundromeda Strain can help amplify your damage output even more.
What’s better than more damage? Less enemy HP. The Gundromeda Strain will help speed up your current Gungeon run and make getting those Master Rounds much easier in every chamber in the Gungeon.