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The Shrapnel Axes is an axe-type melee and ranged hybrid[a] weapon. It fires projectiles when attacking if no enemies are within range of its melee attacks.

Details[]

  • Ammo: 27
  • Special Effects:
    • Each non-melee strike fires projectiles.
      • These projectiles can get stuck in enemies like most bow-type weapons.
  • Breach Bonus: 0.3 / 0.3 / 0.5 / 0.75 / 1.5
    • Base Breach Damage: 72.8 / 80.6 / 108 / 148.75 / 505
    • Base Breach DPS: 359
  • Combo Duration: 2.55 seconds
    • First Hit: 0.4 (0.2 + 0.2 + 0)
    • Second Hit: 0.45 (0.25 + 0.2 + 0)
    • Third Hit: 0.3 (0.2 + 0.1 + 0)
    • Fourth Hit: 0.4 (0.4 + 0 + 0)
    • Fifth Hit: 1 (0.6 + 0.4 + 0)
  • Tags: NoCritical, HasBullets, LimitedAmmo, UnlockInPublicEvent
  • Legendary Version:
    • Forced Affix: Fire Bullet
      • "Shots leave a trail of flames."

Synergies[]

  • Because of its hybrid nature as a melee and ranged weapon as well as its ability to lodge projectiles in enemies it synergizes almost perfectly with Ripper Mutation IconRipper.Also works well with Barbed Tips Mutation IconBarbed Tips


Notes[]

  • This is the only melee weapon to use ammo.
  • Can be used with both melee and ranged mutations, as long as the weapon is using the corresponding melee or ranged attacks.
  • Striking enemies in melee range will not create shrapnel, despite the description.

Trivia[]

History[]

  • 1.2: Introduced.
  • 2.4: Base DPS increased from 157 to 181.
  • 3.0: Slightly buffed the DMG and added a Legendary Affix.:
    • Increased Base DPS from 181 to 187.
      • Increased Base DMG of the first hit from 45 to 56.
      • Increased Base DMG of the first hit from 50 to 62.
      • Increased Base DMG of the first hit from 55 to 72.
      • Increased Base DMG of the first hit from 70 to 85.
      • Increased Base DMG of the first hit from 180 to 202.
    • Added the Legendary Affix "Fire Bullet".

Footnotes[]

  1. Due to how the game classifies items, in-game it is treated as a melee weapon only.
Weapons
Melee
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And it is a great weapon.

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