Harpoon gun

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the weapon type. For other uses, see Speargun.

Harpoon gun

Harpoon Gun concept art.jpg

Pirate Speargun and Kodan Speargun concept art.

The harpoon gun is a long range mechanical aquatic weapon.

Skills by profession[edit]

# Skill Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description

Warrior icon small.png Warrior

1 Mariner's Shot.png Mariner's Shot 0.25¼ Shoot your foe from long range. The farther the shot goes, the more damage it does.
2 Puncture Shot (warrior).png Puncture Shot 0.25¼ 3 Make your foe vulnerable with a shot to their vitals.
3 Split Shot.png Split Shot 0.25¼ 8 Your shot splits into a spread of harpoons that each bleed your target.
4 Knot Shot.png Knot Shot 0.5½ 15 Evade backward and fire a shot that immobilizes your foe.
5 Repeating Shot.png Repeating Shot 10.25¼ 25 Fire multiple shots that push back your foe.
F1 Chain Arrow Toolbelt.pngForceful Shot.png Forceful Shot 10.75¾ 8 Burst. Fire a forceful shot. Damage increases with adrenaline level.

Berserker icon small.png Berserker

F1 Chain Arrow Toolbelt.pngBurning Shackles.png Burning Shackles 10.75¾ 5 Primal Burst. Fire a fast, forceful shot that immobilizes and burns foes.

Engineer icon small.png Engineer

1 Homing Torpedo.png Homing Torpedo 1 Fire a shot that homes in on your foe and detonates an area around them.
2 Scatter Mines.png Scatter Mines 0.25¼ 6 Fire out a spread of explosive mines at your enemy.
3 Capture Line.png Capture Line 0.25¼ 12 Cast out a towline and drag your foe toward you.
4 Timed Charge.png Timed Charge 0.25¼ 15 Fire a timed charge at your target, damaging and burning nearby foes when it detonates.
5 Net Shot.png Net Wall 0.25¼ 18 Launch a deployable net wall to immobilize foes caught within.

Ranger icon small.png Ranger

1 Splinter Shot.png Splinter Shot 0.25¼ Shoot a spear that splinters around your target, striking and bleeding multiple foes.
2 Coral Shot.png Coral Shot 0.25¼ 10 Shoot a spear that collects sharp coral as it travels, causing more bleeding the farther it goes and cripples.
3 Feeding Frenzy (ranger skill).png Feeding Frenzy 1 10 Drive piranhas into a feeding frenzy around your foe. Apply fury to your pet.
4 Mercy Shot.png Mercy Shot 0.25¼ 12 Fire a shot that strikes for more damage the less health your target has.
5 Ink Blast.png Ink Blast 0.5½ 18 Retreat backward, leaving a blinding trail in your wake.

Untamed icon small.png Untamed

1 Chain Arrow Toolbelt.pngJagged Fan.png Jagged Fan 1 Unleashed Ambush. Fire a piercing spread of harpoons that inflicts conditions on enemies.

Thief icon small.png Thief

1 Piercing Shot.png Piercing Shot 0.25¼ Bleed multiple foes in a line with a piercing shot.
1 Chain Arrow Toolbelt.pngThe Ripper.png The Ripper 0.75¾ 1 Stealth Attack. Fire a shot from stealth to bleed your target.
2 Deluge.png Deluge 10.25¼ Fire four shots at your foe.
3 Poison Tip Strike.png Escape 0.5½ Shoot a harpoon and retreat, leaving a trail of poison.
4 Crippling Shot (thief harpoon gun skill).png Crippling Shot 1 Fire a harpoon that cripples your foe.
5 Ink Shot.png Ink Shot 0.25¼ Shoot an ink shot that blinds foes in a line. Detonate the shot and shadowstep to it.
5 ChainSmoke Trail.png Smoke Trail Detonate your ink shot and shadowstep to it. Gain stealth if enemies are struck by this skill.

Deadeye icon small.png Deadeye

1 Chain Arrow Toolbelt.pngMalicious Ripper.png Malicious Ripper 0.75¾ 1 Stealth Attack. Fire a shot while in stealth to bleed your target. Consumes all malice when striking your mark to add additional bleeding stacks.

Related traits[edit]

Weapon strength[edit]

See also: Weapon strength

Related achievements[edit]


  • Originally Harpoon gun was known as Speargun, as is seen in the "Speargun Master" achievement above, as only kills with a harpoon gun count towards it.

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