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The Lato is a highly accurate pistol used by the Tenno everywhere. Prime model offers slightly increased damage.

The Lato Prime is the Prime version of the LatoLato.png Lato, featuring higher base damage, critical stats, and status chance. The Lato Prime is a Founders-exclusive weapon released alongside Excalibur PrimeExcalibur PrimeIcon272.png Excalibur Prime and Skana PrimeSkanaPrime.png Skana Prime.

This weapon can be sold for Credits64.png 2,500.


This weapon deals primarily Slash DamageDmgSlashSmall64.png Slash damage.





In the Global build of the game, the Lato Prime was only available to owners of the Grand Master Founders package that was offered between December 19, 2012 and November 1, 2013.

In the Chinese build, anyone who purchased the 4,250 Platinum bundle during October 28, 2016 also received the Lato Prime. (See Trivia)


The Lato Prime with non-Prime colors as a log-in rewards icon.


Lato Prime Skins Edit

Patch History[]

Update 22.12 (2018-02-09)

  • Mastery Rank increased from 6 to 14.
  • Damage increased from 37 to 48.

Update 21.0 (2017-06-29)

  • Increased damage from 22 to 37.
  • Increased Crit Chance from 5% to 30%.
  • Increased status chance from 5% to 20%.
  • Increased Mastery Rank requirement from 0 to 6.

Update 20.0 (2017-03-24)

  • The Lato Prime has had its firing sounds remastered!

Update 19.10 (2017-02-09)

  • Kintsugi and Nocturne weapon skins added.

Update 18.0 (2015-12-03)

  • Conclave Skin added.

Update 17.0 (2015-07-31)

  • Lato series damage increased in Conclave.

Update 10.1 (2013-09-20)

  • Fixed weapon not being colorable.

Update 9.3 (2013-07-26)

  • Updated fire sounds for the Lato Prime.

Update 7.x Weapon Balance (2013-03-22)

  • Tweaks to recoil and accuracy to make it more in line with the changes to the base Lato.
  • Added force feedback to its firing sound.
  • Damage increased from 25 to 26.

Update 6.5 (2013-02-22)

  • Lato mods are now compatible with the Lato Prime.

Hotfix 5.0.1 (2012-12-18)

  • Introduced via Grandmasters Founder's Pack.

Last updated: Hotfix 23.6.2 (2018-08-31)


See also[]