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Loose explosive glass slugs that tear through enemies with Gara's signature shotgun, presented here in its spectacular Prime form.

Astilla Prime is the primed variant of GlassShotgun.png Astilla, acting as a direct upgrade. Astilla Prime was released alongside GaraPrimeIcon272.png Gara Prime and VolnusPrime-Arsenal.webp Volnus Prime.

Characteristics[edit | edit source]

This weapon deals primarily DmgImpactSmall64.png Impact damage.


  • High DmgSlashSmall64.png Slash and DmgImpactSmall64.png Impact damage – effective against health and shields.
  • High critical chance.
  • Very high status chance.
  • Fires a single slug every shot instead of individual pellets.
    • Slugs have a guaranteed DmgImpactSmall64.png Impact proc.
  • Slugs explode in a 2.4 meter radius after impacting a surface or enemy.
    • Initial hit and explosion apply status separately.
  • Tied with GlassShotgun.png Astilla for the highest accuracy of all shotguns.
  • Innate two V and one Bar polarities.


  • Low DmgPunctureSmall64.png Puncture damage – less effective against armor.
  • Has linear damage falloff from 100% to 50% from 30m to 60m target distance (distances are affected by Projectile Speed).
  • Fewer status counts due to firing a single projectile instead of multiple pellets.
  • Explosion inflicts self-stagger.
  • Explosion has linear damage falloff from 100% to 70% from central impact.
  • Projectiles have travel time.
  • Ammo inefficient.
  • Shatter area of effect cannot hit enemies behind the location of impact.


  • Astilla Prime, compared to Astilla:
    • Higher base damage (100 vs. 70)
      • Higher DmgImpactSmall64.png Impact damage (100 vs. 70)
    • Higher area attack damage (140 vs. 120)
    • Higher critical chance (21% vs. 17%)
    • Higher status chance (37% vs. 33%)
    • Larger magazine (24 rounds vs. 16 rounds)
    • Larger max ammo capacity (120 rounds vs. 112 rounds)
    • Different polarities (VBarV vs. VBar)
    • Higher Mastery Rank required (14 vs. 10)
    • Lower disposition (0.5 vs. 1.2)


Astilla Prime's main and component blueprints are acquired from the following Void Relics.

Blueprint BarrelBarrel ReceiverReceiver StockStock
Neo T4 Uncommon Lith A4 Rare Axi N7 Common Meso T5 Uncommon
Lith, Meso, Neo, and Axi refer to Void Relics  |  (V) Denotes Vaulted Void Relics  |  (B) Denotes Baro Ki'Teer Exclusive Void Relic

Manufacturing Requirements
Time: 12 hrs
Rush: Platinum64.png 45
MarketIcon.png Market Price: Platinum64.png N/A Blueprint2.svg Blueprints Price:N/A

Notes[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

Media[edit | edit source]

Patch History[edit | edit source]

Update 30.3 (2021-05-25)

  • Introduced.

See Also[edit | edit source]

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