Rifle

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the class of weapon. For the specific weapon sold by NPC weaponsmiths, see Rifle (weapon).
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Rifle

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Wheelock Rifle concept art.jpg

Rifle concept art.

The rifle is a two-handed weapon that is known for its high single-target damage output and long-range projectiles.

Skills by profession[edit]

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

Warrior tango icon 20px.png Warrior[edit]

F1 Chain Arrow Toolbelt.pngKill Shot.png Kill Shot 10.25¼ 8 Burst. Fire a powerful shot. Damage increases with adrenaline level.
1 Fierce Shot.png Fierce Shot 0.75¾ Fire a shot at your target, gaining bonus adrenaline against vulnerable targets.
2 Aimed Shot.png Aimed Shot 0.25¼ 3 Fire a precise shot that cripples your foe.
3 Volley.png Volley 20.5½ 5 Fire a volley of shots at your foe.
4 Brutal Shot.png Brutal Shot 0.5½ 8 Immobilize your foe, then evade backward.
5 Rifle Butt.png Rifle Butt 0.5½ 20 Push your foe back with your rifle butt. Successfully striking a foe recovers ammunition for each of your other rifle skills.

Berserker tango icon 20px.png Berserker[edit]

F1 Chain Arrow Toolbelt.pngGun Flame.png Gun Flame 0.75¾ 5 Primal Burst. Fire a fast, flaming shot that explodes on the first foe it hits, interrupting foes in the area.

Engineer tango icon 20px.png Engineer[edit]

1 Hip Shot.png Hip Shot 0.75¾ Deliver a quick rifle shot from the hip that pierces targets.
2 Net Shot.png Net Shot 9 Immobilize foes with a net shot.
3 Blunderbuss.png Blunderbuss 0.5½ 9 Fire several shards of shrapnel that inflict more damage the closer you are to foes.
4 Overcharged Shot.png Overcharged Shot 14 Fire a blast so strong it launches your foe as you fall backward and remove movement-impairing conditions.
5 Jump Shot.png Jump Shot 1 18 Blast the ground, damaging nearby foes and leaping to your target.

Deadeye tango icon 20px.png Deadeye[edit]

1 Brutal Aim.png Brutal Aim 0.75¾ Fire a shot that inflicts vulnerability on your target. Applies additional vulnerability when used against your marked target.
1 ChainDeadly Aim.png Deadly Aim 0.75¾ Kneel. Fire a shot that inflicts vulnerability on your target. Applies additional vulnerability against your marked target.
1 Chain Arrow Toolbelt.pngDeath's Judgment.png Death's Judgment 0.5½ 1 Stealth Attack. Reveal yourself and fire a powerful shot at your foe. If this attack hits your mark, it consumes all malice and deals increased damage for each malice consumed.
2 Skirmisher's Shot.png Skirmisher's Shot 0.5½ 3 Fire a bullet that inflicts conditions on your target and grants you a boon.
2 ChainSpotter's Shot.png Spotter's Shot 0.75¾ 3 Kneel. Fire a bullet that grants you boons and inflicts conditions on your target.
3 Double Tap.png Double Tap 0.75¾ 4 Fire two bullets that grant might if they hit your target.
3 ChainThree Round Burst.png Three Round Burst 1 4 Kneel. Fire three bullets that grant might if they hit your target.
4 Death's Retreat.png Death's Retreat 0.25¼ 4 Shadowstep away from your target and lose conditions. Poisons foes at your starting location.
4 ChainSniper's Cover.png Sniper's Cover 0.25¼ 4 Kneel. Create a barrier of shadows that blocks incoming missiles.
5 Kneel.png Kneel 0.5½ 1 Become immobile and gain access to kneel skills, which have increased projectile velocity. You can still dodge roll while kneeling. Kneel is canceled if you swap weapons or become disabled.
5 ChainFree Action.png Free Action Kneel. Stop kneeling and move freely.

Related traits[edit]

Proficiencies[edit]

Enhancements[edit]

  • Warrior tango icon 20px.png Crack Shot Crack Shot — Warrior ranged weapon skills gain reduced recharge, and their weapon skill 1 attacks are enhanced.
  • Deadeye tango icon 20px.png Silent Scope Silent Scope — Gain precision. Gain additional precision while wielding a rifle. Enter stealth when you dodge roll with a rifle equipped.

Weapon strength[edit]

See also: Weapon strength

Related achievements[edit]

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