In principle nothing more than a fancy water gun with a different substance, the Acid Gun in effect requires a great deal of technological advancements in material science, able to withstand the highly corrosive essence of the acid.
Despite its name and visuals, the Acid Gun is NOT a tech weapon or a rifle. Instead, it is considered a Tool Weapon and gains modifiers and bonuses from the tool weapon skill tree.
It has a splash damage attack, delivering 50% of the damage to all enemies in radius 1 from the target. All enemies that suffer damage also suffer from the on-hit Burning Attack effect.
|On Hit, AOE||+15% Walk Speed, +15% Damage Taken|
In Judgment, an acid gun is a Tier V weapon that Survivors can craft in and use in combat.
- Similar to the Incinerator, the Acid Gun does splash damage coupled with a burning attack. However, the Acid Gun slower attack rate and longer range invite a more tactical use of this ability.