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Syringe Gun

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Syringe Gun
Syringe Gun.png
Stats
Type Weapon
Item Cost 100-120 Credits
Ammunition Chemicals.pngChemicals
Ammo Capacity 4
Skill Requirements
Weapons 15
Medical 30
Crafting
Constructible? Checkmark True.png
Deconstructible? Checkmark True.png
Crafting Time 10
Deconstructing Time 10
Fabricator Skill Medical 50
Fabricator Materials Aluminum.pngAluminium

Plastic.pngPlastic

Deconstructor Materials Aluminum.pngAluminium

Plastic.pngPlastic

The Syringe Gun is a ranged medical weapon.

Function[edit | edit source]

The Syringe Gun is uniquely capable of remotely administering chemicals to crew members.

While this could be used beneficially, for instance if a player was infected with a Velonaceps Calyx instance and a Medical Doctor needed to quickly inject them with Calyxanide, it can also be used for non-lethally sedating or by using poisons, killing rogue crew members.

Usage[edit | edit source]

The Syringe Gun can be loaded with up to 4 injectable Chemicals, as long as they are contained in a syringe.

It is aimed by holding down the right mouse button (mouse2) and fired with the left (mouse1).

If a character is hit all of the syringe's contents will be used up (all the chemical's uses) and the syringe will be destroyed, if the syringe hits a wall or something other than a character it is also destroyed without injecting any of its contents.

Audio[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Despite the item's medical nature, it is internally considered a weapon.
  • In the Legacy version, medicals needed to be inside Syringes to be shootable. With the removal of Syringes, various chemicals were instead represented by Syringes.
  • The Syringe Gun can shoot any item which includes the 'syringe' tag.
  • Shooting the Syringe Gun without meeting the Skill requirements will add additional spread to the shots.


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