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Cannon Damage Tau
Cannon Damage Tau
Category Starship - Weapons
Type Photon Cannon Companion Unit
Updated Atlas Rises

Cannon Damage Tau is starship upgrade.


Cannon Damage Tau is the second-level weapons technology upgrade for the starship Photon Cannon.

The Cannon Damage upgrade increases the damage of the Photon Cannon.

In-Game Description[]

Photon Cannon fires at an increased rate. Operates automatically once constructed within user's starship inventory


The Cannon Damage upgrades does not have any impact on rate of fire. The description appears to be incorrect, and may be an accidental inclusion of text data from the Accelerated Fire Sigma panel.


Cannon Damage Tau cannot be crafted.

Original formula:

Substance.neutral.common3.png Iridium x100 + SUBSTANCE.YELLOW.2.png Copper x50 + Substance.commodity.uncommon1.png Zinc x50 → Render.shipprojectile1.png Cannon Damage Tau

Upgrade progression[]

Release history[]