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The Rapier is a melee weapon which deals a critical hit right after a roll or a parry.

Details[]

  • Special Effects:
    • Deals critical damage for 0.8 seconds after a roll or a parry.
  • Breach Bonus: 0 / 0 / 0 / 0
    • Base Breach Damage: 37 / 32 / 32 / 32 (111 / 64 / 64 / 64)
    • Base Breach DPS: 156 (356)
  • Combo Duration: 0.85 seconds
    • First Hit: 0.3 (0.2 + 0.1 + 0)
    • Second Hit: 0.1 (0.1 + 0 + 0)
    • Third Hit: 0.1 (0.1 + 0 + 0)
    • Fourth Hit: 0.35 (0.1 + 0.25 + 0)
  • Tags: UnlockInPublicEvent
  • Legendary Version:
    • Forced Affix: Run speed on Crit
      • "Increases your movement speed for 5 seconds after a critical hit."

Synergies[]

  • Used via Porcupack Mutation IconPorcupack, which inherently involves rolling, will deal critical damage every time.
  • This weapon synergizes well with the Front Line Shield IconFront Line Shield due to the fact that parrying with the latter grants a +50% damage bonus to melee attacks for 6 seconds in addition to activating the critical condition for the Rapier.
  • Due to its high attack speed and ability to consistently land critical hits on every single attack, the Rapier also pairs well with the Instinct of the Master of Arms Mutation IconInstinct of the Master of Arms mutation.

History[]

  • 0.0: Introduced.
  • 0.1: Base DPS increased from X (X) to X (X).
    • Timing window for crit shortened.
  • 1.9: Changed from Strength Stat Brutality to Str Skill Brutality/Tactics.
  • 2.1: Changed from Str Skill Brutality/Tactics to Strength Stat Brutality.
  • 2.4: Time to deal critical hits increased from 0.6 seconds to 0.8.
  • 2.9: Unlock cost decreased from 40 cells to 5.
  • 3.0: Nerfed DMG and added a Legendary Affix:
    • Reduced Base DPS from 171 (388) to 156 (356).
    • Added the Legendary Affix "Run Speed on Crit".
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