Weapon 101 – Nukor

Nukor – the Grineer microwave sidearm. It’s a strange weapon – its Damage output starts at 30% and ramps up over 0.6 seconds as you fire continuously, which then decays after you stop firing. It also has a huge Critical Damage multiplier, but virtually no Critical Damage Chance. It’s just STRANGE. But at the same Read More

Weapon 101 – Sonicor

The Sonicor is a damned cool Corpus sidearm (for want of a better term) that fires soundwaves that punch your enemies in the face like a sledgehammer. Personally, I used this one for a long time when I was still a newbie, and some of the elemental combinations can have amusing and highly enjoyable outcomes. Read More

Weapon 101 – Afuris / Dex Furis

The Afuris is the dual version of the Tenno automatic sidearm, the Furis. The Dex Furis is the Dex version of same, with some little improvements – improvements that really make the Dex Furis worth grabbing during the Anniversary event (in March every year). How to Acquire The Afuris has a Mastery Rank requirement of Read More

Weapon 101 – Fusilai

Thrown like a silent stream of glass through the air, the Tenno Fusilai are the signature throwing knives of glass master Gara. With two Firing Modes, these razor sharp knives will Slash through those before you as a continuous stream or as a wide spread. Boasting some of the highest base Status Chance stats of Read More

Weapon 101 – Pyrana / Pyrana Prime

The Pyrana is a weapon of Tenno design – a full-auto shotgun sidearm made to chew through low tier enemies with high Slash Damage and Critical Chance. When the Pyrana and Pyrana Prime are modded properly, they can put out a massive number of pellets… and when it comes to shotguns, more pellets means more Read More

Weapon 101 – Sicarus / Sicarus Prime

The Sicarus is a Tenno weapon, and the associated Prime was released way back in Update 11 alongside Ember Prime. The base variant handles well in many engagements, but the Prime is arguably one of the best Secondary weapons in the game to date. A burst fire Secondary, the Sicarus fires 3 rounds at a Read More