the Junkyard: Weapon Viewer

Needler
[ << Go Back | Description ]

Needler

Manual Description:


Very little is known about this weapon other than it is a magazine fed weapon capable of automatic fire. Its projectiles penetrate soft targets no matter what the angle of impact. They ricochet off of hard surfaces at oblique angles, however, and are always deflected by energy fields, the only exceptions to this being the shields generated by the MJOLNIR battle suit and the Elite's combat armor. The composition and energy signature of its projectile is unknown. The manner in which the projectiles home in on their target is also unknown.



An intriguing weapon that is great fun to fire, if of dubious usefulness. Using it tactically takes a fair amount of practice. The "needles" fired, if locked on, will home into your target. Holds a magazine of 20.

Click here for in-depth strategy analysis. Warning: the contents of this link are text-heavy and may contain story spoilers. It is intended only for those who have played Halo, and are looking for more detailed strategy tips.

Screenshots