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The Tombstone is a special heavy melee weapon which can doom nearby enemies.

Details[]

  • Special Effects:
    • Killing an enemy, or hitting a boss, with the third attack in the combo dooms nearby enemies.
      • Enemies killed by the doom effect will also doom other nearby enemies again.
        • This can occur up to 3 times, but each time the doom damage is reduced.
      • This also causes a tombstone to be placed on the ground, but the placed tombstone has no function.
      • This also dooms the boss itself.
  • Breach Bonus: 2 / 2 / 2
    • Base Breach Damage: 210 / 240 / 900
    • Base Breach DPS: 750
  • Combo Duration: 1.8 seconds
    • First Hit: 0.5 (0.4 + 0.1 + 0)
    • Second Hit: 0.55 (0.45 + 0.1 + 0)
    • Third Hit: 0.75 (0.6 + 0.15 + 0)
  • Tags: HeavyWeapon

Notes[]

  • Currently, the tombstones that are placed on the ground when killing an enemy using the third hit or with the doom effect do nothing.
  • Similarly to the Alchemic Carbine Icon.pngAlchemic Carbine, the Tombstone cycles between several visually different attack animations that feature various different kinds of tombstones. This difference is cosmetic.
  • The doom effect is affected by the affixes applied to the tombstone the player is carrying.
  • The third hit of the combo bypasses shields, much like whip-type weapons.

Trivia[]

  • Tombstone is featured in the update banner for v2.3, aka the Whack-a-Mole Update.
  • At one point in the alpha build of v2.3, placed tombstones were originally intended to apply the doom effect when destroyed instead of on the weapon's third attack in a combo.

History[]

  • 2.3: Introduced.
  • 2.4: Base DPS increased from 180 to 250.
    • Base breach DPS increased from 432 to 750.
    • Breach bonus changed from 3 / 2 / 1 to 2 / 2 / 2.
    • First attack charge duration decreased from 0.47 seconds to 0.4.
    • First attack lock duration decreased from 0.2 seconds to 0.1.
    • Second attack charge duration decreased from 0.5 seconds to 0.45.
    • Second attack lock duration decreased from 0.15 seconds to 0.1.
    • Third attack charge duration decreased from 0.75 seconds to 0.6.
    • Base doom effect damage increased from 80 to 150.
    • Doom effect now stuns enemies it hits.
    • Slow motion from Tombstone reduced.
    • Slow motion from Tombstone is now correctly disabled by the relation option.
    • Critical damage affixes no longer allowed.
Weapons
Melee
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Ranged
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Shield
Old Wooden Shield Icon.pngOld Wooden ShieldFront Line Shield Icon.pngFront Line ShieldCudgel Icon.pngCudgelPunishment Icon.pngPunishmentKnockback Shield Icon.pngKnockback ShieldRampart Icon.pngRampartAssault Shield Icon.pngAssault ShieldBloodthirsty Shield Icon.pngBloodthirsty ShieldGreed Shield Icon.pngGreed ShieldSpiked Shield Icon.pngSpiked ShieldParry Shield Icon.pngParry ShieldForce Shield Icon.pngForce ShieldThunder Shield Icon.pngThunder ShieldRotGIce Shield Icon.pngIce Shield
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