A small post: When you reach max level, never do the error to sell blue and purple weapons without look at it… There’s some of them that really shine out there (sometimes are better than legendaries).
legendary are just gimmicks. some being strong others silly. but yea it doesn’t mean that their raw damage is the best. legends have that hidden trait normally that makes it strong. my brother loves shooting games and thats why he played bl3 but he doesnt like using guns that shoot lasers or light you on fire. he manages well with lower gear guns that shoot bullets and function normal.
as normal as bl can get
For example I have found a blue torgue shotgun (grenade launcher type) that is a really beast