Outriders Worldslayer which released on June 30th, 2022 brings 9 new Legendary Weapons for players to get their hands on as they explore Enoch. One of which is the Vortex Legendary Automatic Sniper Rifle and this page will give you tips on obtaining it and the best way to use it.
|Vortex||Automatic Sniper Rifle|
List of Vortex Legendary Automatic Sniper Rifle Mods
|Slashing Twister||3||Successful shots create a tornado that lasts 8 seconds and deals x damage every 0.5 seconds. The effects gets larger over time|
|Improved Weakening Bullet’s||2||Shots inflict Weakness on enemies.|
|Concentration Blast||3||Critical shots cause enemies to explode, dealing x damage multiplied by the maximum number of 4 enemies within a 6 meter radius around the original target.|
Best Way To Obtain The Vortex Legendary Automatic Sniper Rifle in Outriders Worldslayer
Worldslayer brought a new gameplay system which is called Ascension Tiers. This is similar to World Tiers in that it increases the difficulty of enemies, but in return you’ll have an increased chance of seeing Apocalyptic Legendaries drop. Once you’ve gained access to the Ascension Tiers, put it on the highest tier available to you and continue slaying enemies until it eventually drops.
Alternatively, you can speak with Tiago at the base camp and he may have it available as one of his Elite Offers. However, these weapons aren’t cheap to purchase, so make sure you balance out dismantling weapons and selling them to get a good amount of resources and scrap. If you have any Drop Pod Resources, then you can use that to Reroll to get a bunch of new offers. For those running low on Drop Pod Resources, then take a look at our How to get Drop Pod Resources page.
How To Use The Vortex Legendary Automatic Sniper Rifle in Outriders Worldslayer
The Vortex has an exclusive Tier 3 Mod called Concentration Blast which causes Critical Shots to explode dealing x damage, then it gets multiplied by the maximum of 4 enemies. enemies. Additionally, it has a magazine size of 36 which pairs well with the Crit Damage bonus, as it means you’ll have a higher chance of pulling off Critical Shots.
This Weapon is a great fit for Technomancer’s who are using the Pestilence Tree for their build, as it has multiple skills which increase Sniper and Long Range Damage. This means Technomancers can sit back and support their teammates, but still put their weight when it comes to DPS.