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Weapons

Lost Planet 2 Walkthrough and Guide

by Michael Monette  

 
 
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Weapons

Standard

Machine Gun
Unlocked: Initially unlocked
Description: Basic weapon of the Standard set. It's the most practical and versatile weapon available.

Machine Gun II
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Provides a wider shot spread than the standard Machine Gun

Machine Gun SP
Unlocked: Play the Lost Planet 2 MP demo
Description: A machine gun that fires a three-round burst. Pull the trigger once to unleash three rounds at a time.

Gun Sword
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: A machine gun designed for melee attacks. Press B/Circle to unsheathe and attack.

Gun Sword SP
Unlocked: Attain a Career Level of 70 for Rounders
Description: A more powerful version of the Gun Sword. Repeatedly tap B/Circle to unleash multiple attacks.

Energy Gun
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Fires a concentrated beam of thermal energy. Holding RT/R2 allows you to charge a stronger shot

Energy Gun SP
Unlocked: Attain a Career Level of 70 for Femme Fatales
Description: Shots fired home in on targets and may stun on hit. Deals less damage than the standard Energy Gun.


Short Range

Shotgun
Unlocked: Initially unlocked
Description: Basic weapon of the Short Range set. The wide spread means it's possible to hit even if your aim is a little off.

Shotgun II
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: A shotgun variant that momentarily stuns an enemy after impact.

Shotgun SP
Unlocked: Attain a Career Level of 50 for Femmes Fatales
Description: Deals more damage than the basic Shotgun, but at the cost of accuracy and range.

Revolver
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: A good weapon for close-quarters combat. Packs a powerful punch, but has a slow rate of fire.

Gold Revolver
Unlocked: 10,000 Credit Slot Machine (unlock all items in the 2,000 credit Slot Machine)
Description: Like the Revolver, but gold.

Flame Thrower
Unlocked:  Slot Machine
Description: This is a potent weapon in close quarters. Release a stream of flames when holding RT/R2.

Akrid Launcher
Unlocked: Attain a Career Level of 50 for Snow Pirate Elites
Description: Shoots Trilid.


Long Range

Rifle
Unlocked: Initially unlocked
Description: Basic weapon of the Long Range set. Zoom in on distant targets when you want to stay out of harm's way.

Rifle II
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Zoom-enabled rifle that fires five-round bursts. Pull the trigger once to unleash five rounds at a time.

Rifle SP
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: More damage and higher accuracy than the standard Rifle, but only one shot per clip.

Gold Rifle
Unlocked: 10,000 credit Slot Machine (unlock all items in the 2,000 credit Slot Machine)
Description: Like the standard Rifle, but Gold.

Plasma Gun
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: A sniper rifle that fires thermal energy shots. Weaker than a standard rifle, but ammo lasts as long as your T-ENG does.

Plasma Gun II
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: A plasma gun for melee attacks. Hold RT/R2 to charge the thermal energy blade and then press B/Circle to attack.

Plasma Gun SP
Unlocked: Attain a Career Level of 30 for NEVEC Black Ops
Description: A type of plasma gun. This automatic weapon fires T-ENG shots like a machine gun.


Heavy Weapons

Rocket Launcher
Unlocked: Initially unlocked
Description: Basic weapon of the Heavy Weapons set. It fires a small but powerful warhead.

Rocket Launcher II
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Fires a rocket that travels more slowly than the standard rocket, but makes up for this with a homing function.

Rocket Launcher SP
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Rockets fired from this weapon bounce off of walls once before exploding. Has less range and deals less damage on a direct hit than the standard Rocket Launcher, but has increased blast damage.

Hand Cannon
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Fires a special type of squash-head shell. The head collapses upon impact but stays attached to the target before exploding.

Hand Cannon SP
Unlocked: Attain a Career Level of 50 for Rounders
Description: Fires a special type of squash-head shell. The flame produced in the explosion can pierce through walls.

Plasma Cannon
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: A small cannon that fires a concentrated T-ENG shot. Essentially, a thermal energy-powered rocket launcher.

Plasma Cannon SP
Unlocked: Attain a Career Level of 50 for NEVEC Black Ops
Description: A type of Plasma Cannon. Needs to be fired from a close range but can fire three T-ENG shots at once.

Support

Shield
Unlocked: Initially unlocked
Description: A shield that protects from frontal attacks. Hold RT/R2 to set up the shield.

Shield SP
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: A variety of the shield. Works the same as a regular shield but has a different design.

Shield SP II
Unlocked: Have a Lost Planet: Extreme Condition save file
Description: Another variety of the shield. Works the same as a regular shield but with a camouflage paint job.

Injection Gun
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Fires a special T-ENG shot. Shoot an ally to boost their attack power. Press B/Circle to switch to a defence-boosting shot.

Injection Gun II
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: A type of Injection Gun. Allies shot won't need to use T-ENG. Use B/Circle to switch to a shot that fully restores health.

V Device
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Enables radar functionality without needing to activate a Data Post. By holding RT/R2 you can expand a field that reveals the location of hidden enemies.

V Device SP
Unlocked: Attain a Career Level of 70 for NEVEC Black Ops
Description: Allows you to cloak and become invisible on the Radar.

Normal Grenades

Hand Grenade I
Unlocked: Initially unlocked.
Description: A regular hand grenade. Powerful and easily thrown, it will explode with more force when shot.

Hand Grenade II
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Similar to the standard Grenade, but this one is rolled instead of thrown.

Hand Grenade III
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Similar to the standard Grenade, but won't detonate when shot. Useful in a heated firefight.

Incendiary Grenade
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Will set enemies caught in the blast on fire for a short period of time.

Buster Grenade
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Creates a massive explosion, but cannot be detonated by bullets.

Gum Grenades

Gum Grenade
Unlocked: Initially unlocked
Description: Attach it to an object and watch it detonate. Attach more than one for a bigger bang.

Gum Grenade II
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: A gum grenade that can be thrown farther. Takes longer to detonate than the standard Gum grenade.

Gum Grenade III
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Similar to the standard Gum grenade but won't detonate when shot. Not as powerful but keeps you safe.

Chameleon Grenade
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: A grenade equipped with a cloaking function. Use Zoom to switch your POV to the grenade's, and use LT/L2 to detonate.

Spark Grenade
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: If stuck to a wall, this grenade can damage enemies on the other side.


Disc Grenades

Disc Grenade
Unlocked: Initially unlocked
Description: A disc-shaped grenade perfect for throwing. Creates a wide-reaching explosion.

Disc Grenade II
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: A disc grenade that is slower in the air, and has a larger timer.

Disc Grenade III
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Similar to the standard Disc grenade but won't detonate when shot. Not as powerful but keeps you safe.

Energy Grenade
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: The explosion from this grenade will oust a VS pilot.

Shuriken
Unlocked: Attain a Career Level of 30 for Rounders
Description: Not a concussive grenade, but one that slices through objects using a T-ENG field.


Release Grenades

Dummy Grenade
Unlocked: Initially unlocked
Description: Creates a dummy human decoy that shows up on radar screens as a real human. Shoot it to detonate it.

Dummy Grenade II
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Similar to the standard Dummy grenade, but stays in one spot after being deployed.

Dummy Grenade III
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Sets up a stationary decoy that shoots a machine gun for a limited amount of time.

Balloon Grenade
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: After being thrown, this grenade deploys a balloon that releases a powerful acid upon detonation.

Firecracker
Unlocked: Attain a Career Level of 30 for Femme Fatales
Description: A grenade that explodes once on land and then in the air, creating fireworks. Cannot be detonated with bullets.


Plasma Grenades

Plasma Grenade
Unlocked: Initially unlocked
Description: Releases a plasma field that shocks opponents. Will also momentarily disable a VS's control system.

Plasma Grenade II
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Similar to the standard Plasma grenade, but with a  longer timer.

Plasma Grenade III
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Similar to the standard Plasma grenade, but won't detonate when shot.

Regen Grenade
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: Creates a large green orb that restores the health of any characters (friend or foe) inside.

Warp Grenade
Unlocked: Slot Machine
Description: When thrown, this grenade creates a warp gate between where the grenade landed and where it was thrown.



 
 

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Nov 7th 2015 Guest
Tell me what the cheat codes are
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Jan 15th 2015 Guest
What are the code for the guns
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Aug 15th 2013 Guest
No, the Rifle II Shoots a 5-Round Burst, but sounds like a 3 Round Burst.
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Jul 27th 2013 Guest
RIFLE 2 shoots a three round burst, not five
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Feb 17th 2013 Guest
That's called the hand cannon
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Mar 20th 2012 Guest
you missed a weapon its a combo weapon idk what its called but it like shoots a mini sun
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Aug 6th 2011 Guest
cool
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Jun 18th 2011 Guest
i have one
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Dec 16th 2010 Guest
you should make a list of the names of the Akrid
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Dec 14th 2010 Guest
thanks. helped alot
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