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Riot Shotgun

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Riot Shotgun
Riot Shotgun.png

A pump-action shotgun.

Stats
Type Weapon
Item Cost 500-1000 Credits
Ammunition Shotgun Shell.pngShotgun Shell
Ammo Cost 30-50 Credits
Ammo Capacity 6
Skill Requirements
Weapons 60
Insufficient Skill Handicap Spread/Inaccuracy of the weapon is increased by 8x.
Crafting
Constructible? Checkmark False.png
Deconstructible? Checkmark True.png
Deconstructing Time 10
Deconstructor Materials Steel Bar.pngSteel Bar

Titanium-Aluminum Alloy.pngTitanium-Aluminium Alloy

The Riot Shotgun is a handheld weapon added as part of the Saints and Sinners update.

Function[edit | edit source]

The Riot Shotgun is a short range weapon, which fires multiple pellets with one shot. The Riot Shotgun functions both on board of the submarine and underwater, albeit its bullet spread makes it difficult at hitting faraway target. Like every other firearm, spent ammunition cannot be recovered nor reused. Shotgun rounds deliver a larger amount of Damage at closer distances and leave Gunshot Wounds, making them very effective at stopping the bleed-able denizens of Europa, such as Crawlers, Mud Raptors and Traitors.

It should be noted that the weapon has a lot of spread, further made worse for Characters with inadequate Weapons skill (less than 50), who will suffer from even worse spread, greatly nullifying the effective accuracy of the gun outside of point-blank range.

Usage[edit | edit source]

The Shotgun requires both hands to be equipped and must have shotgun rounds to be able to fire. By default, the right mouse button aims the weapon toward the cursor. Left-clicking will then fire a shell in the corresponding direction.

Damage Values[edit | edit source]

Item
Afflictions
Structure Damage
Projectile Speed
Is Sticky?
Is Fragile?
Price
Raw materials
Shotgun Shell.png
Shotgun Shell
Internal Damage Strength: 10

Gunshot Wound Strength: 15

2.5
Instant
False
True
10-15
Plastic.pngPlastic
Item
Shotgun Shell.png
Shotgun Shell
class="header"
Structure Damage 2.5
Projectile Speed Instant
Stick to Entities? False
Can be Recovered? True
Price 10-15
Raw materials Plastic.pngPlastic


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