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The Nutcracker is a warhammer-type melee weapon which inflicts critical hits on enemies that are stunned, frozen or rooted.

Details[]

  • Special Effects:
    • Deals critical hits to stunned, frozen or rooted enemies.
  • Breach Bonus: -0.5 / 0 / 0
    • Base Breach Damage: 35 / 85 / 140 (63 / 187 / 420)
    • Base Breach DPS: 137 (353)
  • Combo Duration: 1.9 seconds
    • First Hit: 0.7 (0.5 + 0.2)
    • Second Hit: 0.6 (0.4 + 0.2)
    • Third Hit: 0.6 (0.5 + 0.1)
  • Tags: HeavyWeapon, UnlockInPublicEvent
  • Legendary Version: Shredder
    • Forced Affix: Stun Damage
      • "+70% damage on a stunned target."

Synergies[]

  • This weapon and the Cudgel Icon.pngCudgel were made for each other. The Cudgel inflicts stun on enemies, priming them for the Nutcracker's critical damage.

Notes[]

  • Previously stunned enemies with more than 75% health.
  • It is possible to get the Heavy Stun affix on this weapon, which would be synergistic with the Nutcracker's critical condition if the weapon weren't too slow to land another blow before the stun from the affix ended.
  • Like other slow weapons that scale with Survival, the Nutcracker is best paired with a shield. This weapon is very deliberate and the player is vulnerable while they're winding up.

History[]

    • 0.1: Introduced.
    • 1.1:
      • No longer stuns enemies on hit.
      • Can now inflict critical hits to frozen/stunned/rooted enemies.
    • 1.9:
      • Increased range.
      • Reworked model and animations.
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