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Sniper Rifles is a weapon class in Wasteland 3 based on Sniper Rifles skill.

Description[]

Sniper rifles are too slow and too heavy to fire on the move, but they have fantastic range, high armor penetration, and do a ton of damage. So find a nice, quiet spot, sit yourself down, and get to sniping.

Attributes and skill[]

Recommended Attributes: Intelligence, Awareness, Luck.

Sniper Rifles skill provides following bonus:

  • Sniper Rifle hit chance up to 30% at skill level 10

List of Sniper Rifles[]

Name Skill req. Tier Damage (A1) Hit chance Range Capacity Pen. Crit. mult. AP cost Special Origin
T W RedRyder Unique.png
Red Ryder Range Model Air Rifle
5 1 26-36 75% 24 1 (BB ammo) 2 x2 6 +20% Strike rate
Applies Blinded
Base game
T W SnowCamoSniper.png
Cold Death
1 4 41-56 75% 27 4 (.30-06) 7 x2 6 +20% Strike rate
T W OlRusty Unique.png
Ol' Rusty
2 5 38-52 75% 24 3 (.30-06) 9 x2 6 +20% Strike rate
Icon Abilities 01.png Center Mass: Take 'em down clean. A reliable attack that has +20% Hit Chance. It cannot crit and deals only 2/3 damage.
T W PipeRifle.png
Slag Sniper
1 3 31-44 75% 24 5 (.30-06) 6 x2 6 +10% Strike rate
T W HogHunter.png
Hog Hunter
2 5 38-52 75% 24 4 (.30-06) 9 x2 6 +10% Strike rate
T W MarksmanRifle.png
Marksman Rifle
3 7 45-62 75% 24 5 (.30-06) 12 x2 6 +15% Strike rate
Icon Abilities 01.png Center Mass: Take 'em down clean. A reliable attack that has +20% Hit Chance. It cannot crit and deals only 2/3 damage.
T W ScoutRifle.png
Scout Rifle
4 9 54-75 75% 24 4 (.30-06) 16 x2 6 +15% Strike rate
Icon Abilities RiskyShot.png Risky Shot: Go for broke. An unreliable attack with -40% hit chance and +70% crit chance. Normal damage.
T W Negotiator Unique.png
Negotiator
4 10 54-75 75% 24 4 (EC) 99 x1.6 6 +15% Strike rate
15% to apply Shocked
Anti-mechanic
+30% damage to mechanic targets
-30% damage to organic targets
T W PerkeleModel85.png
Perkele Model 85
4 10 60-82 75% 24 5 (.30-06) 18 x2 6 Icon Abilities 01.png Center Mass: Take 'em down clean. A reliable attack that has +20% Hit Chance. It cannot crit and deals only 2/3 damage.
T W MegaScope Unique.png
Mega Scope
5 11 46-62
(narrow cone)
100% 23 4 (EC) 99 x1.6 4 +20% Strike rate
+10% Critical chance
Anti-mechanic
+30% damage to mechanic targets
-30% damage to organic targets
T W TundraTacticalRifle.png
Tundra Rifle
5 13 86-118 75% 24 5 (.50) 23 x2 7 +20% Strike rate
Icon Abilities 01.png Center Mass: Take 'em down clean. A reliable attack that has +20% Hit Chance. It cannot crit and deals only 2/3 damage.
T W RedDragon.png
Red Dragon
6 15 104-143 75% 24 4 (.30-06) 26 x2 7 +5% Strike rate
Icon Abilities RiskyShot.png Risky Shot: Go for broke. An unreliable attack with -40% hit chance and +70% crit chance. Normal damage.
T W DeathLance.png
Death Lance
6 17 122-167 75% 24 5 (.50) 29 x2 7 +10% Strike rate
Icon Abilities 01.png Center Mass: Take 'em down clean. A reliable attack that has +20% Hit Chance. It cannot crit and deals only 2/3 damage.
T W BlackStar.png
Black Star
7 19 146-200 75% 24 3 (.50) 33 x2 7 +10% Strike rate
Icon Abilities RiskyShot.png Risky Shot: Go for broke. An unreliable attack with -40% hit chance and +70% crit chance. Normal damage.
T W SR2000Argent.png
SR2000-Argent
7 21 158-217 75% 24 5 (.30-06) 36 x2 7 +15% Strike rate
Icon Abilities 01.png Center Mass: Take 'em down clean. A reliable attack that has +20% Hit Chance. It cannot crit and deals only 2/3 damage.
T W NeautronProjector.png
Neutron Projector
7 22 157-216 75% 24 4 (EC) 99 x1.6 7 +10% Strike rate
15% to apply Shocked
Anti-mechanic
+30% damage to mechanic targets
-30% damage to organic targets
T W Freezeray.png
Freeze ray
10 23 169-232 90% 24 4 (EC) 99 x1.6 7 50% to apply Frozen
Anti-organic
+30% damage to organic targets
-30% damage to mechanic targets
T W 50CalAntiMaterialRifle.png
Eliminator
9 23 206-284 75% 24 3 (.50) 40 x1.6 7 +15% Strike rate
20% to apply Damaged Armor
T W RayTracer Unique.png
Ray Tracer
10 24 187-257
(narrow cone)
90% 30 1 (EC) 99 x1.6 7 +15% Strike rate
25% to apply Shocked
Anti-mechanic
+30% damage to mechanic targets
-30% damage to organic targets
DLC1 T W DisruptionSniper.png
Disruption tac-rifle
4 20 7-9 85% 24 3 (EC) 99 x1.0 6 -100% Critical chance
Applies Disruption Field X3
Anti-mechanic
+30% damage to mechanic targets
-30% damage to organic targets
Battle of Steeltown DLC
DLC1 T W DisruptionSniper Elite.png
Elite disruption tac-rifle
4 23 9-12 85% 24 4 (EC) 99 x1.0 6 -100% Critical chance
Applies Disruption Field X4
Anti-mechanic
+30% damage to mechanic targets
-30% damage to organic targets
DLC1 T W Rivet.png
Hot-rivet rifle
7 20 87-120 75% 22.5 4 (Spikes) 99 x2 7 +15% Strike rate
25% to apply Damaged Armor
Anti-organic
+30% damage to organic targets
-30% damage to mechanic targets
DLC1 T W Rivet Elite.png
Elite hot-rivet rifle
23
Icon DLC2 Weapon SniperRifle BoltThrower.png
Bolt Thrower
9 21 181-249 90% 24 4 (Crystal shards) 36 x1.6 7 +15% Strike rate
75% to remove Holy Radiation Icon StatusEffect HolyRadiation-GOOD.png buff X1
Cult of the Holy Detonation DLC
Icon DLC2 Weapon Infused SniperRifle BoltThrower.png
Infused Bolt Thrower
9 23 246-338 90% 24 4 (Crystal shards) 41 x1.6 7 +15% Strike rate
75% to remove Holy Radiation Icon StatusEffect HolyRadiation-GOOD.png buff X1
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