Photon Cannon (Atlas)
|The subject of this article is from the Atlas Rises update.
The information from this article is up-to-date as of 23 July, 2018.
|Photon Cannon (Atlas)|
|Category||Starship - Weapons|
|Type||Spacecraft Projectile Weapon|
|This article is about the Atlas Rises version of the Photon Cannon. For the NEXT version, see Photon Cannon.|
Photon Cannon is a starship weapon.
Summary[edit | edit source]
|Rate of Fire||~6.2 shots/sec|
|Time to Overheat||~4.5 seconds|
|Overheat Cooldown Time||~8 seconds|
The Photon Cannon is one of the primary ship weapons, 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]
Upgrades[edit | edit source]
- Advanced Cooling
- Accelerated Fire
- Cannon Damage
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).
- Certain upgrades will change the projectile's colour.
- For example, Cannon Damage Theta will make the bolts red.