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Sniper Rifles are a type of Ground Weapon. Their primary fire method shoots a bolt of energy at a target.

They also have a secondary fire mode that shoots a concentrated bolt of energy at a single target further away than any other weapon, dealing high damage with a good chance to knock back. These shots have the ability to deal a large amount of bonus damage if the target is exposed.

Depending on the type of energy used, these weapons usually come with a 2.5% chance of applying a specific effect to the target, unless otherwise stated.

Rifle Types[]

Sniper Rifle
Damage Types Icon Effect
Phaser Phaser Sniper Rifle icon.pngCommon icon.png 2.5% chance: +2 Stun and -50% Runspeed
Disruptor Disruptor Sniper Rifle icon.pngCommon icon.png 2.5% chance: -10 All Damage resistance for 10 sec
Plasma Plasma Sniper Rifle icon.pngCommon icon.png 2.5% chance: __ Plasma Damage
Polaron Polaron Sniper Rifle icon.pngCommon icon.png 2.5% Chance: Weapons Malfunction for 5 sec
Tetryon Tetryon Sniper Rifle icon.pngCommon icon.png 2.5% chance: -__ All Shields
Antiproton Antiproton Sniper Rifle icon.pngCommon icon.png +20 Critical Severity Bonus

Special Weapons[]

There are currently 2 special Sniper Rifle available.


Modifiers[]

There are four factors that can affect personal weapons. These are Modifier suffixes, spent Player Skill Points, Personal Armor and weapon rarity.

Weapon Rarity[]

As of Season 5, the rarer the weapon, the more base damage it would do, regardless of suffixes.

Modifier Suffix[]

Uncommon Sniper Rifles will have one modifier suffix, Rare will have two and Very Rare will have three. The same modifiers may appear multiple times (e.g. [Acc]x2, [Cap]x3, etc.).

Modifier Effect
[CritD] +20 Critical Severity
[CrtH] +2% Critical Chance
[Dmg] +X Damage
[DoT1] 5% chance: X Radiation Damage over 15 sec
[DoT2] 5% chance: X Radiation Damage over 15 sec
[DoT3] Grants Radiation Aura over 15 sec: 5 Radiation Damage
[KB1] 5% chance: Knocks back +5 feet
[KB2] 10% chance: Knocks back +10 feet
[KB3] 10% chance: Knocks back +10 feet
5% chance: Applies Explosive Impact: Knocks back +5 feet
[Rch] -2.5 sec recharge
[Borg] 15 Kinetic Damage vs Borg NPCs
[Sonic] 7.5 Kinetic Damage vs Tholian NPCs

Skills[]

Player Skills
Skill Rank Effects
Weapon Proficiency
Ground Skill 1 R1.png
Increases the base damage of your ground weapons.
Weapon Expert
Ground Skill 1 R2 icon.png
Increases the base damage of your ground weapons.
Weapon Criticals
Ground Skill 2 R1 icon.png
Increases both your chance of landing a Critical Hit, as well as your Critical Severity, for all weapons.
Improved Weapon Criticals
Ground Skill 2 R2 icon.png
Increases both your chance of landing a Critical Hit, as well as your Critical Severity, for all weapons.
Weapon Penetration
Ground Skill 3 R1 icon.png
Increases the damage dealt by your weapons by penetrating your enemies' Resistances.
Improved Weapon Penetration
Ground Skill 3 R2 icon.png
Increases the damage dealt by your weapons by penetrating your enemies' Resistances.


Personal Armor[]

Icon Armor Effects
Energy Harness Armor icon.pngCommon icon.png Energy Harness Armor +5% All Energy Damage
Recoil Compensating Armor icon.pngCommon icon.png Recoil Compensating Armor +40% Critical Severity
Integrated Targeting Armor icon.pngCommon icon.png Integrated Targeting Armor +5% Critical Chance
Physical Augmentation Armor icon.pngCommon icon.png Physical Augmentation Armor +10% Physical Damage strength



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