Nightshade

Pulse Rifle

  • Impact
    27
  • Range
    33
  • Stability
    54
  • Handling
    66
  • Reload Speed
    58
  • Aim Assistance
    68
  • Airborne Effectiveness
    10
  • Zoom
    17
  • Recoil Direction
    56
  • Rounds Per Minute
    450
  • Magazine
    30
  • Damage Falloff
    19.68m / 32.96m

Lightweight Frame

Intrinsic

Superb handling. Move faster with this weapon equipped.

Weapon masterwork

Weapon mods

  • Radar Tuner

    Weapon Mod

    Radar immediately returns when you stop aiming down sights.

  • Sprint Grip

    Weapon Mod

    Temporarily increases the weapon's ready speed and aim down sights speed after sprinting.

  • Freehand Grip

    Weapon Mod

    Increases accuracy and ready speed while firing from the hip.

  • Icarus Grip

    Weapon Mod

    Moderately increases airborne effectiveness.

    • Airborne Effectiveness+ 15
  • Major Spec

    Weapon Mod

    Deals extra damage against powerful enemies.

    7.8% damage increase to Major (Shield and Downward Triangle Badge) combatants. This includes Champions and Minibosses.

  • Quick Access Sling

    Weapon Mod

    Increases this weapon's ready and stow speed.

  • Taken Spec

    Weapon Mod

    Increased damage against Taken enemies.

    10% damage increase to all Taken combatants, including Riven and Techeuns (Sedia, Kalli, & Shuro-Chi)

  • Counterbalance Stock

    Weapon Mod

    Reduces recoil deviation for the weapon.

    • Recoil Direction+ 15
  • Boss Spec

    Weapon Mod

    Increases damage against bosses and vehicles.

    7.8% damage increase to Boss (Diamond Badge) combatants.

  • Targeting Adjuster

    Weapon Mod

    This weapon gains better target acquisition.

    • Aim Assistance+ 5
  • Backup Mag

    Weapon Mod

    Increases magazine.

    • Magazine+ 50
  • Full Auto Retrofit

    Weapon Mod

    Holding down the trigger will fire this weapon at full auto.

  • Radar Booster

    Weapon Mod

    Slightly increases the range at which radar detects enemies.

  • Minor Spec

    Weapon Mod

    Deals extra damage against rank-and-file enemies.

    7.8% damage increase to Minor (Square Badge) combatants.

Weapon perks

  • Arrowhead Brake

    Barrel

    Lightly vented barrel. • Greatly controls recoil • Increases handling speed

    • Recoil Direction+ 30
    • Handling+ 10
  • Chambered Compensator

    Barrel

    Stable barrel attachment. • Increases stability • Moderately controls recoil • Slightly decreases handling speed

    • Stability+ 10
    • Recoil Direction+ 10
    • Handling- 5
  • Corkscrew Rifling

    Barrel

    Balanced barrel. • Slightly increases range and stability • Slightly increases handling speed

    • Stability+ 5
    • Range+ 5
    • Handling+ 5
  • Extended Barrel

    Barrel

    Weighty barrel extension. • Increases range • Decreases handling speed • Moderately controls recoil

    • Handling- 10
    • Range+ 10
    • Recoil Direction+ 10
  • Fluted Barrel

    Barrel

    Ultra-light barrel. • Greatly increases handling speed • Slightly increases stability

    • Stability+ 5
    • Handling+ 15
  • Full Bore

    Barrel

    Barrel optimized for distance. • Greatly increases range • Decreases stability • Slightly decreases handling speed

    • Stability- 10
    • Range+ 15
    • Handling- 5
  • Hammer-Forged Rifling

    Barrel

    Durable ranged barrel. • Increases range

    • Range+ 10
  • Polygonal Rifling

    Barrel

    Barrel optimized for recoil reduction. • Increases stability

    • Stability+ 10
  • Smallbore

    Barrel

    Dual strength barrel. • Increases range • Increases stability

    • Stability+ 7
    • Range+ 7
  • Extended Mag

    Magazine

    This weapon has a greatly increased magazine size, but reloads much slower. • Greatly increases magazine size • Greatly decreases reload speed • Increases airborne effectiveness

    • Magazine+ 50
    • Reload Speed- 20
    • Airborne Effectiveness+ 10
  • Alloy Magazine

    Magazine

    Faster reloads when the magazine is empty.

    0.85x Reload Duration Scale

  • Appended Mag

    Magazine

    This weapon's magazine is built for higher capacity. • Increases magazine size

    • Magazine+ 46
  • Armor-Piercing Rounds

    Magazine

    Rounds cause extra damage to combatants' shields and overpenetrate targets. • Slightly increases range

    5% damage increase against Combatant Shields. Bullets are able to overpenetrate enemies once.

    • Range+ 5
  • High-Caliber Rounds

    Magazine

    Shots from this weapon knock the target back farther. • Slightly increases range

    Varies between archetypes, between 6% to 11%. Allows Primary Weapons to affect higher ranked enemies and consistently stunlocks Minors.

    • Range+ 5
  • Ricochet Rounds

    Magazine

    Rounds ricochet off hard surfaces. • Increases stability • Slightly increases range

    • Range+ 5
    • Stability+ 10
  • Flared Magwell

    Magazine

    Optimized for fast reloading. • Slightly increases stability • Greatly increases reload speed

    • Reload Speed+ 15
    • Stability+ 5
  • Light Mag

    Magazine

    Improved reload and range. • Increases reload speed • Slightly increases range

    • Reload Speed+ 10
    • Range+ 5
  • Outlaw

    Trait

    Precision kills greatly decrease reload time.

    Adds 70 Reload with a 0.9x multiplier for 6s.

  • Heating Up

    Trait

    Final blows with this weapon increase accuracy and stability while improving vertical recoil.

    Lasts 5.5s. • 1x: • -15% Accuracy Cone Growth • 15 Stability • ~20 Recoil Direction • 2x: • -30% Accuracy Cone Growth • 30 Stability • ~40 Recoil Direction

  • Rangefinder

    Trait

    Aiming this weapon increases its effective range and zoom magnification. Increased projectile velocity while aiming Rocket Launchers, Grenade Launchers, and Bows.

    10% increase to Zoom and 30% increase to Aim Assist Falloff Distance while ADS. 5% Faster Projectile Speed when ADS.

  • Keep Away

    Trait

    Increases reload, range, and accuracy when no targets are in close proximity.

  • Enlightened Action

    Trait

    Dealing damage improves reload speed and handling.

  • Under Pressure

    Trait

    Improved stability and accuracy as the magazine gets lower.

    Activates once the magazine goes below 50%. Grants 25% to 50% increased Accuracy and up to 30 Stability.

  • Kill Clip

    Trait

    Reloading after a kill grants increased damage.

    Must reload within 3.8s of a Weapon Kill. 33% Damage Increase for 5s, cannot be refreshed. Hunter Marksman's Dodge and Dragon's Shadow (Wraithmetal Mail) can activate this perk.

  • Encore

    Trait

    Final blows grant a stacking stability, range, and accuracy bonus to this weapon. Precision final blows grant more stacks.

    On precision kills, grants 10 Range per stack and maxes at 3 stacks. On non-precision kill, removes a stack then grants Accuracy Cone benefits and 30 Stability. Lasts 7 seconds and is refreshed on kill.

  • Headseeker

    Trait

    Body shots landed with this weapon increase precision damage and aim assist for a short time. Body shots landed while the perk is active refresh the time.

    Precision Hits within 0.3s of hitting a body shot deal 8% increased damage.

  • Collective Action

    Trait

    Collecting elemental pickups or throwing a Strand Tangle grants a stacking period of increased damage. Elemental pickups include Firesprites, Void Breaches, Stasis Shards, Ionic Traces, and Strand Tangles.

  • Moving Target

    Trait

    Increased movement speed and target acquisition when moving while aiming down sights.

    3% Reduced Movement Speed Penalty from ADS and Strafing. Passively grants at 10 Aim Assist when aiming down sights.

  • Hatchling

    Trait

    Precision final blows or rapidly defeating targets with a non-precision weapon spawns a Threadling at the target's location.

  • Vanguard's Vindication

    Origin Trait

    Final blows with this weapon grant a small amount of health.

    Vanguard Trait. Regain 7 Health on kills.

  • Nadir Focus

    Origin Trait

    Sustained fire increases accuracy and range. Increases lunge distance for Swords, and projectile velocity for Launchers.

Curated roll

  • Arrowhead Brake

    Barrel

    Lightly vented barrel. • Greatly controls recoil • Increases handling speed

    • Recoil Direction+ 30
    • Handling+ 10
  • Tactical Mag

    Magazine

    This weapon has multiple tactical improvements. • Slightly increases stability • Increases reload speed • Slightly increases magazine size

    • Magazine+ 43
    • Reload Speed+ 10
    • Stability+ 5
  • Keep Away

    Trait

    Increases reload, range, and accuracy when no targets are in close proximity.

  • Hatchling

    Trait

    Precision final blows or rapidly defeating targets with a non-precision weapon spawns a Threadling at the target's location.

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