M79 Terminator

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M79 Terminator
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Semi
A powerful single-shot grenade launcher.
damage
undefined
firerate
257
deviation
5
recoil/ctrl
40 / 150
r+e time
2.2 / 0.3
modules
  • Plating Looter
  • Formerly only available to the Specialist as a starting weapon, the M79 Terminator is a single-shot grenade launcher that grants a chance of plating every 3 kills. The Ares GL-16 has replaced the M79 as the starting weapon for the Demolisher.

    Characteristics[edit | edit source]

    Advantages:

    • Powerful explosive grenades, deals 2 'hits' of damage per target in its AOE
    • Grenade impact and explosion is guaranteed to inflict slow
    • Looter perk grants a 20% chance of gaining plating every 3 kills
    • Greater maximum ammo than the Ares GL-16

    Disadvantages:

    • Low max ammo
    • Slow reload
    • Dangerous to use in confined spaces; grenade may bounce back into your face

    Notes[edit | edit source]

    Tips[edit | edit source]

    Trivia[edit | edit source]

    The M79 is a classic grenade launcher, albeit with an apparently synthetic stock as opposed to wood, whilst the "Terminator" part of the name is likely in reference to the fact it was featured heavily in Terminator 2: Judgment Day.