Adaptable Crossbow

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Adaptable Crossbow
Unique Weapon
Adaptable Crossbow.gif
Damage Per Shot:20
Rate of Fire:1
Energy Per Shot:24
Special:Adaptable Ammo
Base Max Damage:
Energy Per Shot:
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Adaptable Crossbow is a Tier 4 Unique Weapon based on a heavily modified Grenade Launcher type weapon. It can be purchased from Treasured Trophies at the Outpost.

The design was submitted by a solarium tier pre-order backer, who was granted the ability to design a weapon to be included in the game.

The weapon's long description reads as follows: "Launches interchangeable bolts by magnetic force."

As part of its unique design quirk, the secondary attack - Adaptable Ammo - is not actually an attack, but will instead cycle the weapon's ammo type. All ammo types with a damaging component have identical base power. The toggled ammo type corresponds to these colors (Keep in mind Gifs will take a while to render, and damages displayed might not be same as yours, due to armor and other buffs)

  • Yellow - Regular crossbow wooden bolt; treated as a hunting weapon for the purpose of obtaining drops. Costs 24 energy per shot.


  • Orange - Explosive bolt which creates a fire-type explosion on impact and applies burning. Costs 48 energy per shot.


  • Blue - Freezing bolt, damages and applies freezing. Costs 36 energy per shot.


  • Purple - Electric Bolt, damages and applies electrified. Costs 36 energy per shot.


  • Green - Poison bolt, damages and applied poisoned. Costs 36 energy per shot.


  • Purple (dark center) - Gravity implosion, strongly pulls enemies into the place where the bolt strikes. Costs 48 energy per shot.


  • Purple (dark edges) - Gravity explosion, strongly pushes enemies outward from the point of impact. Costs 48 energy per shot.


When upgraded at a Weapon Upgrade Anvil to tier 6, base bolt damage increases from 20 to 28. Additionally, the Adaptable Crossbow's appearance changes to the one shown below.

Adaptable Crossbow (Upgraded).png

Apart from the addition of a gold star to the name, no other changes occur as a result of the upgrade.


File Details

Spawn Command /spawnitem adaptablecrossbow
File Name adaptablecrossbow.activeitem
File Path assets\items\active\weapons\other\adaptablecrossbow