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Laser Sniper Rifle
XEU Laser Sniper Rifle
Specifications
Type Sniper Rifle
Class Sniper
Cost §35
Ammo Reloadable
Base Damage 5 - 7
Critical Damage 9 - 11
Critical Chance 30%
Terrain Damage 125
Effective Range Long

The Laser Sniper Rifle is a weapon in XCOM: Enemy Unknown.

In-Game DescriptionEdit

The Laser Sniper Rifle provides a greater chance of inflicting critical damage to enemy targets. However, due to the unwieldy nature of this rifle, our soldiers will suffer a penalty when attempting to strike targets at close range.

– Engineering description, XCOM: Enemy Unknown

AvailabilityEdit

The Laser Sniper Rifle becomes available for production in Engineering after completing Precision Lasers research.

Production Cost:

SpecificationsEdit

  • Effective Range: Long
  • Base Damage: 5-7
  • Critical Chance: 30%
  • Critical Damage: 9-11

Tactical InfoEdit

▪  An improvement on the sniper rifle
▪  Unlike other weapons, Sniper Rifles are less accurate as the shooter's range to target decreases
▪  Snipers cannot move and fire in the same turn, unless trained appropriately
▪  Consider equipping Snipers with the best pistols in XCOM's arsenal
– Tactical Info, XCOM: Enemy Unknown

TriviaEdit

  • Although this weapon appears to feature a bipod, all firing animations involving this weapon shows the Sniper steadying the rifle on their forearm.

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