M-23 Katana Shotgun

M-23 Katana Shotgun
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Base Damage220 (27.5 Per Shell)
Base Damage Per Second85
Damage Multipliersx1.00 (Armor)
x1.50 (Shields)
x1.50 (Barriers)
Range Multipliersx2.00 Point Blank
x1.25 Short
x1.00 Medium
x1.00 Long
Rounds Per Minute58
Clip Capacity5
Default Ammo Capacity10
Fire ModeSemi-Automatic

[edit] In-Game Description

Common military shotgun. Deadly at short range, but ineffective at long range. Very effective versus shields and biotic barriers, but weak versus armor. Manufactured by Ariake Technologies, the Katana is a common mercenary weapon, and is also popular on colonies with Varren infestations.

[edit] Location

The M-32 Katana is the default Shotgun the player acquires during the game. The player gains the weapon during the mission to Freedom's Progress. Initially only the Soldier and Vanguard classes are the able to use Shotguns. During the mission to the Collector Cruiser, all other classes are given the opportunity to specialize in using Shotguns.

[edit] Squad Member Usage

The following squad members may use the M-23 Shotgun:

Last edited by Spectre on 14 March 2010 at 14:52
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