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Laser Sight
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A laser sight increases the user's hipfire accuracy by 33%.
Empire: Icon NS.png
Cert Cost: 100  Certification Points
DC Cost: 49  Daybreak Cash

The Laser Sight is a rail attachment available to the vast majority of primary weapons. It is unlocked through purchase with Certification Points or Daybreak Cash.

While attached, a laser sight decreases the minimum hip cone-of-fire of the attached weapon by 33% in most stances decreasing the initial variance in where the weapon's bullets can go while hipfiring, although it has no effect on cone-of-fire bloom. This benefit is not applied to the player's cone-of-fire while they are falling, although will work while they are jumping or flying (such as with a Light Assault's jetpack.)

The attachment also project a visual laser a short distance in front of the user, visible to all players so long as the user is not cloaked.

To toggle the visual effects of this attachment, press the Toggle Attachment hotkey (T by default). Do note that this does not affect this attachment's benefits, which apply regardless of the toggled state.

Shotguns[]

Main article: Shotguns#Mechanics

Thanks to their unique pellet spread mechanic, a laser sight may not work as expected when used on a shotgun.

Shotguns have two mechanics that decide where its pellets exit the barrel on each shot; the typical cone-of-fire found on all guns, and pellet spread.

When you fire a shot, a location is first selected inside your cone-of-fire, and then your pellets are randomly spread centered on that point. A laser sight only affects the former—the cone-of fire—and not the latter, meaning the user still has to contend with the full pellet spread, even if the cone-of-fire is more likely to center that spread nearer the middle of the crosshair.

Colored Laser Sights[]

Gold/White/Pink Laser Sight
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This gold/white/pink laser sight increases the weapon's hipfire accuracy by 33%.
Empire: Icon NS.png
Cert Cost: N/A  Certification Points
DC Cost: 299  Daybreak Cash

Gold, White, and Pink Laser Sights are rail attachments available to select Nanite Systems weaponry. They are unlocked through purchase with Daybreak Cash.

While attached, a colored laser sight decreases the minimum hip cone-of-fire of the attached weapon by 33% in most stances decreasing the initial variance in where the weapon's bullets can go while hipfiring, although it has no effect on cone-of-fire bloom. This benefit is not applied to the player's cone-of-fire while they are falling, although will work while they are jumping or flying (such as with a Light Assault's jetpack.)

The attachment also project a visual laser a short distance in front of the user, visible to all players so long as the user is not cloaked. The laser projected by these sights are their stated colour, rather than the red typical of any other laser sight variant.

To toggle the visual effects of this attachment, press the Toggle Attachment hotkey (T by default). Do note that this does not affect this attachment's benefits, which apply regardless of the toggled state.

Availability[]

Light Machine Guns[]

Light Machine Guns
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NSX Naginata

Sidearms[]

Sidearms
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NS-357 Underboss
NS-44 Commissioner
NS-45 Pilot
NS-61 Emissary
NSX Yawara

Advanced Laser Sight[]

Advanced Laser Sight
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A laser sight increases the user's hipfire accuracy by 40%.
Empire: Icon NS.png
Cert Cost: 200  Certification Points
DC Cost: 99-149  Daybreak Cash

The Advanced Laser Sight is a rail attachment available to select weaponry. It is unlocked through purchase with Certification Points or Daybreak Cash.

While attached, an advanced laser sight decreases the minimum hip cone-of-fire of the attached weapon by 40% in all stances, decreasing the initial variance in where the weapon's bullets can go while hipfiring, although it has no effect on cone-of-fire bloom. This benefit is not applied to the player's cone-of-fire while they are falling, although will work while they are jumping or flying (such as with a Light Assault's jetpack.)

The attachment also project a visual laser a short distance in front of the user, visible to all players so long as the user is not cloaked, and is otherwise visually identical to the standard laser sight.

To toggle the visual effects of this attachment, press the Toggle Attachment hotkey (T by default). Do note that this does not affect this attachment's benefits, which apply regardless of the toggled state.

Hybrid Laser[]

Hybrid Laser
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The hybrid laser reduces the weapon's hipfire cone of fire by 33% and hipfire pellet spread by 33%.
Empire: Icon NS.png
Cert Cost: 100  Certification Points
DC Cost: 49  Daybreak Cash

The Hybrid Laser is a rail attachment available to the NSX Tengu and NSX Kappa. It is unlocked through purchase with Certification Points or Daybreak Cash.

While attached, a hybrid laser decreases the minimum hip cone-of-fire of the attached weapon by 33% in all stances, and additionally decreases the pellet spread by 33% when firing from the hip, decreasing the initial variance in where the weapon's pellet spread can be centered while hipfiring and additionally tightening the potential deviation of fired pellets while hipfiring. This benefit is not applied to the player's cone-of-fire while they are falling, although will work while they are jumping or flying (such as with a Light Assault's jetpack.)

This attachment has no effect on the weapon when fired while aiming, nor does it have any effect on cone-of-fire bloom.

The attachment also project a visual laser a short distance in front of the user, visible to all players so long as the user is not cloaked, and is otherwise visually identical to the standard laser sight.

To toggle the visual effects of this attachment, press the Toggle Attachment hotkey (T by default). Do note that this does not affect this attachment's benefits, which apply regardless of the toggled state.

MPL[]

MPL
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The mobile prediction laser reduces the hipfire pellet spread of the weapon by 0.25.
Empire: Icon NS.png
Cert Cost: 100  Certification Points
DC Cost: 49  Daybreak Cash

The MPL is a rail attachment available to the NC08 Mag-Scatter. It is unlocked through purchase with Certification Points or Daybreak Cash.

While attached, a Mobile Prediction Laser decreases the pellet spread by 0.25 degrees when firing from the hip, tightening the potential deviation of fired pellets while hipfiring.

The attachment also project a visual laser a short distance in front of the user, visible to all players so long as the user is not cloaked, and is otherwise visually identical to the standard laser sight.

To toggle the visual effects of this attachment, press the Toggle Attachment hotkey (T by default). Do note that this does not affect this attachment's benefits, which apply regardless of the toggled state.

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