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Rapidfire Theta
Rapidfire Theta
Increases the boltcaster's rate-of-fire
Category Weapon - Projectile
Type Companion Unit
Stats Fire Rate = +39% Recoil = +60%
Updated Atlas Rises

Rapidfire Theta is a multi-tool upgrade.


Rapidfire Theta is a third-level upgrade for the Boltcaster. Improved charge functions allow user to take repeated shots in fast succession.

Game Description[]

Provides shortest cool-down times possible between Boltcaster shots, and simultaneously increases internal plasma production speeds. Operates automatically once constructed within user's multi-tool inventory.


Rapidfire Theta cannot be crafted.

Original formula:

Substance.neutral.uncommon1.png Aluminium x100 + SUBSTANCE.ASTEROID.3.png Platinum x200 → Render.projectile1mod.png Rapidfire Theta

Upgrade progression[]

Additional information[]

  • Works automatically when located in a player's Multi-tool inventory with the Boltcaster
  • Needs no fuel or recharging

Release history[]