Cyberpunk 2077 Gun Combat The following weapons can be found in Cyberpunk 2077. Weapons typically fall under pistols, shotguns, and rifles, and they can be either Tech, Street, or Smart. A large percentage of weapons can fit modules that can change they way they handle, those modules being Tech, Smart, or Power. Players may acquire a Tech pistol but can then replace the module so it becomes a Power or Smart pistol. Gameplay mechanics can change based on modules and modules will also have rarities attached.

Cyberpunk 2077 Gun Combat Overview

Weapons are manufactured by 12 corporations in the Cyberpunk 2077 universe. Weapons availability are based on the class of weapons of the manufactures. Each manufacture is under either Lower, Middle, or Upper Tier. The higher the tier the more rare and expensive the weapons are.

Modern weapons are classified into 3 main types. Power weapons are conventional guns in the sense that they use traditional ammo, calibers and cartridges. This category includes a wide variety of weapons including polymer one shots, which are disposable, revolvers, smgs, machine guns, shotguns and pistols. High rate of fire accompanied by high recoil is a feature of most power weapons.

Tech weapons are weapons that use rail gun technology, firing projectiles that are propelled with an electromagnetic charge. What they give up in terms of rate of fire, they make up for in penetration effects depending on how long the charge is held for. These weapons use caseless ammunition, typically jacketed steel flechette.

Smart weapons use gyrojet technology to fire caseless guided ammo at enemies. This technology was first developed in the 1960s, but was unreliable during combat. In 2077, they are efficient and pin point accurate. Smart weapons are tied to weapon grips and optics to accurately scan and track the movement of targets.

Manufactures & Weapons
Corp Tier Products
Arasaka Upper Ronin HS8, Tki-20 Shingen, HJSH-18 Masamune
Budget Arms Lower Blunderbuss, Carnage
Constitutional Arms Middle M2067 Defender, Unity
Darra-Polytechnic Lower
Kang Tao Upper G-58 Dian, Type 41, KK-68, L-69 Zhuo
Malorian Middle
Midnight Arms Middle SOR-22
Militech Middle ARK-44, Crusher, PDU-5 Mine, M-10AF Lexington, M221 Saratoga, RKD-12, M-179 Achilles
Nokota Manufacturing Lower Genesis 19:24
Rostovic Lower DB-2 Satara, DB-4 Palica
Tsunami Defense Systems Upper Tsunami Nekomata, Tsunami Nue
Textpohnka Middle

Cyberpunk 2077 Gun Combat Melee

Manufactures & Weapons
Corp Tier Products
Arasaka Upper Mantis Blades, Thermal Katana, Gorilla Arms
Budget Arms Lower
Constitutional Arms Middle
Darra-Polytechnic Lower
Kang Tao Upper
Malorian Middle
Midnight Arms Middle
Militech Middle
Nokota Manufacturing Lower
Rostovic Lower
Tsunami Defense Systems Upper
Textpohnka Middle

Cyberpunk 2077 Gun Combat Weapons Guide

Weapon Types

There are 7 known main weapon types in Cyberpunk 2077. Each weapon has its own strengths and weaknesses but the wide variety means there is a weapon type for any playstyle. They include the following:

  1. Handguns
  2. Rifles
  3. Sniper Rifles
  4. Shotguns
  5. Melee
  6. Blades
  7. Two Handed

Cyberpunk 2077 Gun Combat Weapon Categories

The weapons of cyberpunk are split into 3 distinct categories and are split into 2 different grades, tech and street grade weapons.

Smart Weapons – Weapons that basically shoot homing bullets that follow targets.

Tech Weapons – those that have additional capabilities for example being able to shoot through cover objects.

Power Weapons – mainly focused on being street-grade weapons. They have additional skills and capabilities connected to the fact that have been modified in some way. For example a shotgun that has burst fire.

Cyberpunk 2077 Gun Combat Weapon Abilities

Many weapons have there own unique abilities to them that make them unique. This includes handguns that fire bullets and the longer you hold the fire button the faster the bullets shoot dealing more damage over time.

Other examples include weapons that are designed to fight cyborgs, the lead is heated to almost be molten and can shoot of the limbs of cyborgs.

Weapons can also be improved via the in game skill tree which improves the damage weapons deal when you upgrade the relevant skills.

Cyberpunk 2077 Gun Combat Weapons Upgrades

Weapons can be altered to improve them, some weapons, not all, have secondary fire modes that when equipped will do different things. One firing mode on the gun can shoot cover piercing ammo while the secondary firing mode of the same gun will shoot ricocheting bullets.

Bullet Ricochet Ricochet targetting system connected to the eyes. Allows to bounce bullets off walls and hit enemies hiding behind cover
Wall Scanner Allows you to see enemies through walls. Combined with tech armor allows to shoot enemies behind cover

Cyberpunk 2077 Gun Combat Weapon Manufacturers

Lore and story play a big part in the Cyberpunk 2077 world and so each weapon has a manufacturer making the different weapon types distinct to different weapon creators. The following are the known weapon manufacturers in Cyberpunk 2077:

  1. Arasaka
  2. Budget Arms
  3. Constitutional Arms
  4. Federated Arms
  5. Kang Tao
  6. Militech

Cyberpunk 2077 Gun Combat Weapon Rarity

Weapons come in different rarities in game, the higher the rarity the better the weapon. The known weapon rarities are:

  1. Uncommon
  2. Rare
  3. Epic

Cyberpunk 2077 Gun Combat Weapon Stats

The stats for every weapon are split into the following types:

  • DPS – Damage per second: how much damage the weapon deals per second
  • PNT – Penetration: How much the weapon penetrates an object, high penetration can shoot through cover.
  • ACC – Accuracy: How easy overall it is to aim with the weapon.
  • ROF – Rate of fire: How fast the weapon fires.
  • Recoil – How much vertical or horizontal recoil the weapon has.
  • Spread – How much the bullets moves away from the centre (where you aim) over distance. Shotguns have very big spread making them not very accurate at distance.
  • Range – How far a weapon can shoot before damage drop off is applied. Long range weapons will do maximum damage at long distance. Short range weapons will do full damage are short range but the damage will be less at a distance.

Cyberpunk 2077 Gun Combat Weapons List

  1. Mantis Blades
  2. Arasaka “Ronin” HS8
  3. Blunderbuss
  4. M2067 Defender
  5. Vindicator
  6. G-58 Dian
  7. Type 41
  8. KK-68
  9. ARK-44
  10. Crusher
  11. PDU-5 Mine
  12. M-10AF Lexington
  13. M-31A1 AICW
  14. M221 Saratoga
  15. RKD-12
  16. Nova “Griffon” AC-104b
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