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Mass Effect 3 Legendary Edition

Armor-Piercing Ammo

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Shane Williams

Armor-Piercing Ammo is a Power which can be used by Kasumi, Garrus Vakarian and Commander Shepard as a Bonus Power in Mass Effect 3. This Ammo is great when you need tackling heavily armored enemies as it pierces through ammo easily

Ranks

Rank Upgrade Stats
1 Bring down heavy-armor units. Shoot through light cover to hit enemies. Health Damage Bonus: +10%, Armor Damage Bonus: +10%, Armor Effectiveness: -50%, Penetration: 0.50 meters
2 Increase ammo’s cover penetration by 40%. Health Damage Bonus: +10%, Armor Damage Bonus: +10%, Armor Effectiveness: -50%, Penetration: 0.70 meters
3 Increase health and armor damage by 4%. Health Damage Bonus: +14%, Armor Damage Bonus: +14%, Armor Effectiveness: -50%, Penetration: 0.70 meters
4 Damage: Increase health and armor damage by 6% or Squad Bonus: Squadmates gain your ammo power at 50% effectiveness. Health Damage Bonus: +20%, Armor Damage Bonus: +20%, Armor Effectiveness: -50%, Penetration: 0.70 meters
5 Ammo Capacity: Increase ammo capacity by 30% or Headshots: Increase headshot damage by 25%. Health Damage Bonus: +20%, Armor Damage Bonus: +20%, Armor Effectiveness: -50%, Penetration: 0.70 meters
6 Damage: Increase health and armor damage by 10% or Pierce: Increase ammo’s cover-penetration by 60% and decrease the effectiveness of armored targets by 25%. Health Damage Bonus: +30%, Armor Damage Bonus: +30%, Armor Effectiveness: -75%, Penetration: 0.70 meters

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Electronic Arts
  • Platforms
    PC, PS3, Wii U, XB 360
  • Genre
    Action RPG, Third-person shooter
  • Guide Release
    14 May 2021
  • Last Updated
    18 June 2021
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  • Guide Author
    Andrew Mills, Claire Farnworth

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For years, a lone soldier has told tales of the Reapers, of their return, of these sentient machines reaching out across the vastness of space, to harvest all sentient life. But the warnings were all for nothing. Until now. The Reapers have at last come to Earth and these warnings can no longer be ignored. You are Commander Shepard, the first human spectre and elite soldier of the Alliance, tasked with uniting the galaxy in the fight to stop the Reapers destroying everything you hold dear. In your hands lies the fate of the entire Milky Way but luckily, this time, you are no longer alone.

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