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Polaris ★★★★★
Equipment-Polaris Stats
  • Good chance of causing Moderate Shock.
  • Level 5+: Charge Time Reduction: Low
  • Level 10: Charge Time Reduction: Medium

Description Edit

It's said that the explosions caused by this stellar sidearm are so bright you'll always be able to find your way in the darkness. Polaris shots become more powerful the further they travel.

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Attacks Edit

Basic Attack Edit

Up to three energy pellets per reload. About halfway along the shot the pellet expands and explodes on contact, dealing knockback. The small pellets do not explode.

Charge Attack Edit

A single expanded pellet that explodes on contact.

None Low Medium High V. High Ultra Max
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Damage Edit

The following damage values represent the weapon at its completed level, without any UV or bonus from other equipment, and listed as a range found from the first to last floor of each stratum.

The charge attack shares its damage with Nova Driver and Umbra Driver, and the expanded shots match he damage values of those guns as well. Unexpanded shots share damage with Biohazard, Neutralizer and status alchemers. While the unexpanded shot and charge have the same damage as its cousin, Supernova, the expanded shots of Polaris do less damage against neutral targets.

Polaris's Damage Table
Stratum 1 Stratum 2 Stratum 3 Stratum 4 Stratum 5 Stratum 6
Versus Undead and Constructs
Basic Attack 23-27 32-35 61-68 71-76 118-149 166-184
Expanded Shot 28-33 40-46 77-84 88-94 143-180 198-220
Charge Attack 51-61 76-89 144-160 171-186 274-346 383-431
Versus Fiends and Slimes
Basic Attack 18 21-23 41-43 44-45 71-88 95-97
Expanded Shot 23-25 28-31 57 57 98-123 133-126
Charge Attack 46-53 64-74 124-134 140-149 229-289 317-349
Versus Beasts and Gremlins
Basic Attack 4-5 6-7 11-12 13-14 21-26 29-33
Expanded Shot 5-6 7-8 13-14 15-17 24-30 33-38
Charge Attack 8-9 12-24 22-25 27-29 43-55 62-70

Vendors Edit

Vendors that sell this item:

Recipe Edit

Name Amount
Blue Shard Blue Shard 20
Bronze Bolt Bronze Bolt 5
Gremlin Gizmo Gremlin Gizmo 4
Rocket Sprocket Rocket Sprocket 3
Meteor Mote Meteor Mote 1
Thunderball Thunderball 1
Spark of Life Spark of Life 1
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Eternal Orb of Alchemy Eternal Orb of Alchemy 3
Crest of Ur 5-star Material 2
Gigawatt Pulsar Gigawatt Pulsar (Heat Level 10)
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Alchemy Path Edit

Polaris's alchemy path
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Heavy Pulsar

Radiant Pulsar



Kilowatt Pulsar

Gigawatt Pulsar

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Notes Edit

The name Polaris and the weapon's description are references to the star Polaris, commonly known as the North Star. Due to its proximity to the northern celestial pole and its almost motionlessness in the night sky, Polaris is used as navigational star.