A Viper pistol equipped in each hand.

The Twin Vipers are akimbo Viper.png Viper machine pistols of Grineer design, featuring a very high rate of fire, but poor accuracy and extremely poor ammo efficiency. Vipers are the smallest firearms manufactured by the Grineer and boast a simplified magazine design.

Manufacturing Requirements
Credits64.png
20,000
Viper.png
1
Viper.png
1
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1
Time: 12 hrs
Rush: Platinum64.png 25
MarketIcon.png Market Price: Platinum64.png 225 Blueprint2.svg Blueprints Price:Credits64.png15,000

The total credit cost of crafting the Twin Vipers, including the blueprint and crafting costs of its two constituent Vipers, is Credits64.png115,000.

Characteristics[edit | edit source]

This weapon deals primarily Impact b.svg Impact damage.

Advantages:

Disadvantages:

  • Low Puncture b.svg Puncture damage – less effective against health.
  • Low accuracy at anything past close range.
  • Extremely ammo inefficient.
    • Very fast fire rate results in frequent reloading.

Comparisons:

  • Twin Vipers, compared to Viper:
    • Lower base damage (15.0 vs. 27.0)
      • Lower Impact b.svg Impact damage (9.0 vs. 16.2)
      • Lower Puncture b.svg Puncture damage (1.5 vs. 2.7)
      • Lower Slash b.svg Slash damage (4.5 vs. 8.1)
    • Higher fire rate (25 rounds/sec vs. 14.38 rounds/sec)
    • Larger magazine (28 rounds vs. 14 rounds)
    • Larger max ammo capacity (84 rounds vs. 56 rounds)
    • Slower reload speed (2 s vs. 0.7 s)
    • Different polarities (Naramon Pol.svg vs. Madurai Pol.svg)
    • Higher Mastery Rank required (5 vs. 4)
  • Twin Vipers, compared to Twin Vipers Wraith:
    • Higher base damage (15.0 vs. 14.0)
      • Lower Impact b.svg Impact damage (9.0 vs. 11.2)
      • Higher Puncture b.svg Puncture damage (1.5 vs. 1.4)
      • Higher Slash b.svg Slash damage (4.5 vs. 1.4)
    • Smaller magazine (28 rounds vs. 40 rounds)
    • Larger max ammo capacity (84 rounds vs. 80 rounds)
    • More accurate (15 vs. 11)
    • Lower Mastery Rank required (5 vs. 7)

Weapon Loadouts[edit source]

Tips[edit | edit source]

  • Using short bursts of fire greatly improves accuracy and makes the weapon viable at medium medium-long distances, although it is still advised to be used at close quarters.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The Twin Vipers were released on April 12, 2013 with Hotfix 7.7.3.

Bugs[edit | edit source]

  • When used with the AtlasIcon272.png Atlas Warframe and summoning Rumblers130xDark.png Rumblers, the weapons switch to single shot fire and after each shot the weapons show the Landslide130xDark.png Landslide ability animation and sound effect.

Media[edit | edit source]

Twin Vipers Skins

Patch History[edit | edit source]

Update 22.12

  • Mastery Rank increased from 0 to 5
  • Damage increased from 16 to 17
  • Status chance increased from 1% to 11%
  • Ammo capacity increased to 420

Update 19.0

  • Fixed hips of Warframes stretching when using Agile Akimbo idle animation

Update 18.5

Update 16.0

  • Visual and Audio overhaul

Hotfix 10.2.1

  • Fixed redundant flashlight

Update 9.6

  • Tweaked sounds

Hotfix 7.7.3

  • Added to the game

See also[edit | edit source]

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