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The Arashi is a primary weapon in the XCOM 2 expansion, War of the Chosen. It is the Chosen Assassin's secondary weapon.

Description[]

The Chosen Assassin's failsafe weapon, in close quarters it is no less dangerous than her sword.

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The Arashi comes equipped with four superior weapon upgrades, one more than can be on XCOM's weapons. It also has a much lower range penalty than other shotguns, making it more accurate outside of close range.

Tactical Info[]

*The Arashi is an extremely versatile and powerful weapon.
*Shotgun-style weapons are very effective at close range, but their accuracy drops off quickly at longer ranges.

Trivia[]

  • "Arashi" is Japanese for "storm".
Weapons
Primary:
Tier Shotguns:
(Rangers)
Cannons:
(Grenadiers)
Sniper Rifles:
(Sharpshooters)
Rifles:
(Specialists, Rangers, Psi Operatives and Rookies)
Tier 1 Shotgun Cannon Sniper Rifle Assault Rifle
Tier 2 Shard Gun Mag Cannon Gauss Rifle Magnetic Rifle
Tier 3 Storm Gun Beam Cannon Plasma Lance Plasma Rifle
Chosen Arashi (none) Darklance Disruptor Rifle
Secondary:
Tier Swords:
(Rangers)
Grenade Launchers:
(Grenadiers)
Pistols:
(Sharpshooters)
GREMLINs:
(Specialists)
Psi-Amps:
(Psi Operatives)
Tier 1 Sword Grenade Launcher Pistol GREMLIN Psi Amp
Tier 2 Arc Blade Advanced Grenade Launcher Mag Pistol GREMLIN Mark II Advanced Psi Amp
Tier 3 Fusion Blade (none) Beam Pistol GREMLIN Mark III Alien Psi Amp
Chosen Katana (none) Darkclaw (none) (none)
Additional Equipment

ArmorsGrenadesUtility ItemsUpgrades

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