3

In the DLC, the alien Javik introduces a particle rifle.

Is there any reason to arm him with that instead of using the best rifle in the game (found midway through the game)? It's a pretty lame rifle all things considered.

Does it even make any difference on squad effectiveness?

6

No, there are no extra bonuses for matching a particular character with a particular weapon.

One good benefit of equipping squad mates with this rifle is that it fires a continuous beam so its easy for you to see where the enemies are when your squad mates shoot them.

  • Very nice answer. The rifle does crap damage though. I end up playing every single game with a fully upgraded Black Widow going headshots only. I have a problem – dsp_099 Oct 29 '15 at 3:09
  • 1
    @dsp_099 I highly recommend trying at least one playthrough as a charge/nova vanguard carrying nothing but a light smg or pistol. – l I Oct 29 '15 at 20:55

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.