That would make no sense as a penalty - it's essentially saying that a Gauss Rifle that is fired into the opponent's CT at less than 60 meters does reduced/little/no damage because it fires straight through the target, leaving a melon-sized** hole in either or both of the Engine or Gyro. LauLiao, on 14 July 2013 - 01:58 PM, said: TurboZombie, on 15 July 2013 - 07:48 AM, said: I think all weapons need min range, cause all weapons are OP. MechWarrior and Battletech are registered trade-marks of Microsoft Corporation and are used under license. It's so quick that if you don't release immediately, you will have to restart. Since it similar to an up-damaged LB-5X AC, it is not likely to be added any time soon. I hope they fix it. Revein, on 17 October 2013 - 09:09 AM, said: Edited by Alex Warden, 18 October 2013 - 08:51 AM. In combat I tend to hold it so hard that when I release it my aim is off by rocking it. All other trade-marks are the property of their respective owners; ® or ™ as indicated. It would have been sufficient to increase the recharge time rather than turn the Gauss into a drag-click Mouse-only weapon. Gauss Rifles: Worth the difficulty of use? The minimum range on gauss in TT makes no sense. MWO UNIVERSE; SUPPORT & FEEDBACK; OFF TOPIC; MWO / FORUMS / MECHWARRIOR UNIVERSE / GENERAL DISCUSSION / ARCHIVE; 0. Instead of switching to an AC20, a number of people who don't like the current gauss implementation started loading up twin AC5's...granted, in a Misery, that doesn't help you. Needs a minimum range like it is supposed to. The whole charge mechanic seems like a pain, are they worth dealing with that? If a gauss round passes clean through an enemy mech then it'll impart very little kinetic energy (i.e. Watch Queue Queue. Shop for Best Price Msr Rifle Wildlands Best Build And Mwo Best Mech For Gauss Rifle . A lot of Light Clan Mech don't play like super fast skirmishers. Yeah, I'm not a fan of holding it down either. When i was a dead spectator, i saw that man got instant gauss shot, then he goes to cool down. I was excited when I saw they were available and thought the heavies would work great on my Mauler that I wasn't really liking. The recent MWO patch buffed their damage even further. If you are logged in before the freeze, you will remain logged in during the migration. I understand the reasoning behind it though.. This video is unavailable. It's just too finicky to even bother using as a sniper weapon. The minimum range on a PPC I get - it shoots the particles out and waits for them to travel a certain distance before it electrifies them so that the PPC doesn't fry itself. Presuming the slugs are steel, they're only a little below melon sized. For example the Cougar! MWO / FORUMS / MECHWARRIOR UNIVERSE / GENERAL DISCUSSION / ARCHIVE; 2. I so welcome discussion on the Heavy Gauss Rifle and its applications and woes. Light/Heavy Gauss Rifle. Not a single person would ever use it. Gauss shots from a concealed mech can be surprisingly difficult to localize. On July 21st at 3PM US Eastern Time, the Gamepedia login system will be frozen as we migrate everyone to a unified login system.During this process, over 80,000 usernames will be renamed across Fandom and Gamepedia to remove conflicts. A Gauss Rifle for long range shots and in order to add critical pinpoint damage while brawling. 28 votes, 49 comments. If you manage to destroy an enemies ammunition bin, you may see a secondary explosion come from within the section after you damaged it. If you seeking special discount you will need to searching when special time come or holidays. xD. < > Showing 1-15 of 27 comments =PB= Feb 14, 2017 @ 12:36pm Seeing as they're soon removing that mechanic and that it's not really that hard to manage from my experience, I'd say it's fine so long as you have some good backup firepower in case a light rushes you. I wanted to give a Light Gauss Rifle build another shot and bolted two of them on the Marauder MAD-5M. Edited by 19cico96, 13 July 2013 - 09:34 AM. The loadout is a little bit old school because it is running an XL engine but it's still extremely effective if you find your spot within your team cohesion. Problem for me is holding down the button, iam old and it hurts my aim... Should be a "double" click function, where you click once to activate charge, and once more to fire. climbing Mt Tryhard, one smoldering Meta-Mech corpse at a time. It's difficult. I'm also old, and I'm no good at remembering complex things like that either. On the left side, you will find a Button called "No mech selected" or with the name of the current loaded variant. The Clans never lost the technology, and continued to refine the Star League-era weapon. Finn McShae, on 17 October 2013 - 10:03 AM, said: verybad, on 17 October 2013 - 09:12 AM, said: Edited by Ryokens leap, 17 October 2013 - 11:38 AM. 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