Borealis Exotic Sniper Rifle

10-300
Attack

42

Power

4
Magazine

#153
PvP Rank

Primary Stats

  • Rounds Per Minute
  • Impact
  • Range
  • Stability
  • Reload Speed
  • Handling

Hidden Stats

  • Zoom
  • Inventory Size
  • Recoil Direction
  • Aim Assistance

Weapon Perks



The Fundamentals
Holding changes this weapon’s damage type, cycling between Solar, Arc, and Void.

Corkscrew Rifling

Balanced barrel. • Slightly increases range and stability • Slightly increases handling speed

Extended Mag
This weapon has a greatly increased magazine size, but reloads much slower. • Greatly increases magazine size • Greatly decreases reload speed

Ionic Return
Breaking an enemy shield transfers one bullet from reserves to the magazine.

Hand-Laid Stock
This weapon is optimized for recoil control. • Increases stability

Weapon Mods


Weapon Attack Mod
Equip this to a Kinetic or Exotic weapon to increase its Attack value.

Lore: Borealis

Light is a spectrum. Why limit yourself to a single hue?

“Project Borealis’s onboard systems contain a pocket energy matrix capable of changing its alignment in a near instant to mimic the spectral frequencies of mapped energy types. The science is groundbreaking, but volatile. We’re lucky to have this first, stable model available for active combat use. More will surely come, but for now, the Borealis is the only one of its kind that I trust for real world application.” “Sounds dangerous.” “If the internal matrix misaligns for any reason during its shift between outputs—damage, wear, a flaw in its production—the resulting feedback could [REDACTED].” “That bad, huh?” “If your definition of ‘bad’ includes the [REDACTED] then yes, ‘bad’ begins to describe it.”

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