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NS-20 Gorgon
NS-20 Gorgon.png
The NS-20 Gorgon is a slow firing heavy machine gun effective at eliminating armored targets, but can challenge close-range infantry as well.
Costs
Cert Cost: 1000 Certification Points
DC Cost: 699 Daybreak Cash
General Info
Empire: Icon NS.png
Can Use: Icon MAX.png
Weapon Type: MAX Anti-Vehicle
Fire Rate: 300 RPM
Muzzle Velocity: 490m/s
Effective Range: Long
Fire Modes: Automatic
Headshot Multiplier: 2x
Damage[?]
Max Damage: 125
Min Damage: 125
Damage Type: Heavy Machine Guns
Reload Speed
Short Reload: 3.4
Long Reload: 4.4
Ammunition
Magazine Size: 40
Ammunition Pool: 400
Accuracy
Hip
Crouch Still: 1.5
Move: 1.65
Stand Still: 1.75
Move: 2.25
Bloom per Shot: 0.05
Data Sources
Census API source: NS-20 Gorgon API Data?

NS-20B Gorgon
NS-20B Gorgon.png
This black NS-20 Gorgon is a slow firing heavy machine gun effective at eliminating armored targets, but can challenge close-range infantry as well.
Costs
Cert Cost: N/A Certification Points
DC Cost: 1499 Daybreak Cash
General Info
Empire: Icon NS.png
Can Use: Icon MAX.png
Weapon Type: MAX Anti-Vehicle
Fire Rate: 300 RPM
Muzzle Velocity: 490m/s
Effective Range: Long
Fire Modes: Automatic
Headshot Multiplier: 2x
Damage[?]
Max Damage: 125
Min Damage: 125
Damage Type: Heavy Machine Guns
Reload Speed
Short Reload: 3.4
Long Reload: 4.4
Ammunition
Magazine Size: 40
Ammunition Pool: 400
Accuracy
Hip
Crouch Still: 1.5
Move: 1.65
Stand Still: 1.75
Move: 2.25
Bloom per Shot: 0.05
Data Sources
Census API source: NS-20B Gorgon API Data?

NS-20G Gorgon
NS-20G Gorgon.png
This gold NS-20 Gorgon is a slow firing heavy machine gun effective at eliminating armored targets, but can challenge close-range infantry as well.
Costs
Cert Cost: N/A Certification Points
DC Cost: 1999 Daybreak Cash
General Info
Empire: Icon NS.png
Can Use: Icon MAX.png
Weapon Type: MAX Anti-Vehicle
Fire Rate: 300 RPM
Muzzle Velocity: 490m/s
Effective Range: Long
Fire Modes: Automatic
Headshot Multiplier: 2x
Damage[?]
Max Damage: 125
Min Damage: 125
Damage Type: Heavy Machine Guns
Reload Speed
Short Reload: 3.4
Long Reload: 4.4
Ammunition
Magazine Size: 40
Ammunition Pool: 400
Accuracy
Hip
Crouch Still: 1.5
Move: 1.65
Stand Still: 1.75
Move: 2.25
Bloom per Shot: 0.05
Data Sources
Census API source: NS-20G Gorgon API Data?

NS-20 "Heatwave" Gorgon
NS-20 "Heatwave" Gorgon.png
The NS-20 Gorgon is a slow firing, heavy machine gun effective at eliminating armored targets, and can challenge close-range infantry as well. This variant features classy flames over a black finish.
Costs
Cert Cost: N/A Certification Points
DC Cost: N/A Daybreak Cash
General Info
Empire: Icon NS.png
Can Use: Icon MAX.png
Weapon Type: MAX Anti-Vehicle
Fire Rate: 300 RPM
Muzzle Velocity: 490m/s
Effective Range: Long
Fire Modes: Automatic
Headshot Multiplier: 2x
Damage[?]
Max Damage: 125
Min Damage: 125
Damage Type: Heavy Machine Guns
Reload Speed
Short Reload: 3.4
Long Reload: 4.4
Ammunition
Magazine Size: 40
Ammunition Pool: 400
Accuracy
Hip
Crouch Still: 1.5
Move: 1.65
Stand Still: 1.75
Move: 2.25
Bloom per Shot: 0.05
Data Sources
Census API source: NS-20 "Heatwave" Gorgon API Data?
Note: Available as part of Heatwave Weapons Bundle.

The NS-20 Gorgon is a Nanite Systems slow firing heavy machine gun for the MAX class. It's effective at eliminating armored targets, but can challenge close-range infantry as well. Developed as a more mobile version of the M20 Basilisk, the NS-20 Gorgon provides MAX units with a balanced mix of anti-infantry and anti-vehicle firepower.

Attachments[edit | edit source]

Available attachments
Optics
No Optics available.
Barrel Attachments
No Barrel Attachments available.
Rail Attachments
Extended Magazine Increases the available ammunition per magazine by 50%.
Extended Magazine (TR).png
500Certification Points 400Daybreak Cash
Ammo
No Ammo available.

Effectiveness[edit | edit source]

Theoretical Time To Kill
Infantry Body part 0m 10m 65m
Normal Suit Normal Suit
Icon Light Assault.pngInfantry Head 0.6s 0.62s - 0.733s -
Torso 1.4s 1.42s 1.82s 1.533s 1.933s
Icon Infiltrator.pngInfiltrator Head 0.6s 0.62s - 0.733s -
Torso 1.4s 1.42s 1.62s 1.533s 1.733s
Icon MAX.pngMAX Head 4.8s 4.82s - 4.933s -
Torso 9.8s 9.82s 12.42s 9.933s 12.533s
Versus Infantry
Infantry Body part Shots to Kill
Icon Light Assault.pngInfantry Head 4
Torso 8(10)
Legs 9(12)
Icon Infiltrator.pngInfiltrator Head 4
Torso 8(9)
Legs 8(10)
Icon MAX.pngMAX Head 25
Torso 50(63)
Legs 56(70)
Versus Vehicles
Vehicle Armor Facing Shots to Kill
Link=FlashFlash - 18 (on fire @ 14)
Composite Armor 5 - 23 (on fire @ 18)
Link=HarasserHarasser - 134 (on fire @ 107)
Composite Armor 5 - 160 (on fire @ 128)
Sunderer Diagram.pngSunderer - 308 (on fire @ 247)
Blockade Armor 5 - 370 (on fire @ 296)
Deployment Shield 4 - 308 (Shield 154)
ANT Diagram.pngANT - 247 (on fire @ 197)
Lightning Diagram.pngLightning Front/Top 247 (on fire @ 197)
Side 215 (on fire @ 172)
Rear 165 (on fire @ 132)
Prowler Diagram.pngProwler Front/Top 308 (on fire @ 247)
Side 268 (on fire @ 215)
Rear 206 (on fire @ 165)
Magrider Diagram.pngMagrider Front/Top 308 (on fire @ 247)
Side 268 (on fire @ 215)
Rear 206 (on fire @ 165)
Vanguard Diagram.pngVanguard Front/Top 370 (on fire @ 296)
Side 322 (on fire @ 257)
Rear 247 (on fire @ 197)
Mosquito Diagram.pngReaver Diagram.pngScythe Diagram.pngESF - 96 (on fire @ 77)
Composite Armor 5 - 106 (on fire @ 85)
Valkyrie Diagram.pngValkyrie Front/Side/Top/Rear 96 (on fire @ 77)
Bottom 192 (on fire @ 154)
Composite Armor 5 Front/Side/Top/Rear 111 (on fire @ 89)
Bottom 221 (on fire @ 177)
Liberator Diagram.pngLiberator - 144 (on fire @ 116)
Composite Armor 5 - 160 (on fire @ 128)
Galaxy Diagram.pngGalaxy - 224 (on fire @ 180)
Composite Armor 5 - 247 (on fire @ 198)
Bastion Fleet Carrier Diagram.pngBastion Weak Point - 640 (Shield 80)

Assuming shots from both arms hits the target.

Theoretical Time To Kill
Infantry Body part 0m 10m 65m
Normal Suit Normal Suit
Icon Light Assault.pngInfantry Head 0.2s 0.22s - 0.333s -
Torso 0.6s 0.62s 0.82s 0.733s 0.933s
Icon Infiltrator.pngInfiltrator Head 0.2s 0.22s - 0.333s -
Torso 0.6s 0.62s 0.82s 0.733s 0.933s
Icon MAX.pngMAX Head 2.4s 2.42s - 2.533s -
Torso 4.8s 4.82s 6.22s 4.933s 6.333s
Versus Infantry
Infantry Body part Shots to Kill
Icon Light Assault.pngInfantry Head 2
Torso 4(5)
Legs 5(6)
Icon Infiltrator.pngInfiltrator Head 2
Torso 4(5)
Legs 4(5)
Icon MAX.pngMAX Head 13
Torso 25(32)
Legs 28(35)
Versus Vehicles
Vehicle Armor Facing Shots to Kill
Link=FlashFlash - 9 (on fire @ 7)
Composite Armor 5 - 12 (on fire @ 9)
Link=HarasserHarasser - 67 (on fire @ 54)
Composite Armor 5 - 80 (on fire @ 64)
Sunderer Diagram.pngSunderer - 154 (on fire @ 124)
Blockade Armor 5 - 185 (on fire @ 148)
Deployment Shield 4 - 154 (Shield 77)
ANT Diagram.pngANT - 124 (on fire @ 99)
Lightning Diagram.pngLightning Front/Top 124 (on fire @ 99)
Side 108 (on fire @ 86)
Rear 83 (on fire @ 66)
Prowler Diagram.pngProwler Front/Top 154 (on fire @ 124)
Side 134 (on fire @ 108)
Rear 103 (on fire @ 83)
Magrider Diagram.pngMagrider Front/Top 154 (on fire @ 124)
Side 134 (on fire @ 108)
Rear 103 (on fire @ 83)
Vanguard Diagram.pngVanguard Front/Top 185 (on fire @ 148)
Side 161 (on fire @ 129)
Rear 124 (on fire @ 99)
Mosquito Diagram.pngReaver Diagram.pngScythe Diagram.pngESF - 48 (on fire @ 39)
Composite Armor 5 - 53 (on fire @ 43)
Valkyrie Diagram.pngValkyrie Front/Side/Top/Rear 48 (on fire @ 39)
Bottom 96 (on fire @ 77)
Composite Armor 5 Front/Side/Top/Rear 56 (on fire @ 45)
Bottom 111 (on fire @ 89)
Liberator Diagram.pngLiberator - 72 (on fire @ 58)
Composite Armor 5 - 80 (on fire @ 64)
Galaxy Diagram.pngGalaxy - 112 (on fire @ 90)
Composite Armor 5 - 124 (on fire @ 99)
Bastion Fleet Carrier Diagram.pngBastion Weak Point - 320 (Shield 40)

Ribbons and Medals[edit | edit source]

It is possible to get both Ribbons and Medals for using the NS-20 Gorgon. Each Ribbon is a standard reward for achieving a set amount of kills with the NS-20 Gorgon. Medals relate to how many overall kills you have with the NS-20 Gorgon.

Ribbons[edit | edit source]

Ribbon Icon Requirements
NS-20 Gorgon Service Ribbon
MAX Weapon Ribbon.png
10 kills.

See more available ribbons on the Service Ribbons page.


Medals[edit | edit source]

Medal Icon Requirements Certification Rewards
No Medal
Medal Empty.png
0 kill No Reward
Copper Medal
Medal Copper.png
10 kills 2 Certification Points
Silver Medal
Medal Silver.png
60 kills 10 Certification Points
Gold Medal
Medal Gold.png
160 kills 20 Certification Points
Auraxium Medal
Medal Araxium.png
1160 kills 200 Certification Points

History[edit | edit source]

Media[edit | edit source]

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