Photon Cannon

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The subject of this article is from the NEXT update.
The information from this article is up-to-date as of 28 October, 2018.
Photon Cannon
Photon Cannon
Category Starship - Weapons
Type Spacecraft Projectile Weapon
Release NEXT
Disambig.png This article is about the NEXT version of the Photon Cannon. For the Atlas Rises version, see Photon Cannon (Atlas).

Photon Cannon is a weapons technology for the starship.

Summary[edit | edit source]

Base Specifications
Rate of Fire ~6.2 shots/sec
Time to Overheat ~4.5 seconds
Overheat Cooldown Time ~8 seconds

Photon Cannon is the default weapon installed on all starships, and is more commonly used than the alternative Phase Beam. This weapon may occasionally be referred to as a Starship Cannon, although Photon Cannon is the preferred usage.

Game description[edit | edit source]

Highly destructive weapon that facilitates rapid ship-to-ship destruction.

Usage[edit | edit source]

The cannon can be used both in direct combat and in clearing asteroids for traversal.

Crafting[edit | edit source]

Photon Cannon can be repaired using the following resources:

Photon Cannon cannot be dismantled.

Upgrades[edit | edit source]

Additional information[edit | edit source]

  • The Photon Cannon was frequently shown in the pre-release trailers, including the reveal and PS4 Explore trailers (see below).

Release history[edit | edit source]

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