This devastating automatic crossbow is the perfect marriage of ancient Earth weaponry and Tenno technology.

The Zhuge is a Tenno automatic crossbow. It boasts impressive damage that is complemented by its very high status chance, limited by its projectile nature and very slow fire rate.

This weapon can be sold for ‍Credits64.png 7,500

Characteristics[edit | edit source]

This weapon deals primarily Damage/Puncture DamageDmgPunctureSmall64.png Puncture damage.

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Disadvantages:

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Acquisition[edit | edit source]

The Zhuge's blueprint can be purchased from the Market.

Manufacturing Requirements
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20,000
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2,800
PolymerBundle64.png
900
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2
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2
Time: 12 hrs
Rush: Platinum64.png 30
MarketIcon.png Market Price: Platinum64.png 125 Blueprint2.svg Blueprints Price:Credits64.png20,000

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • Can be used on bow-only Sortie missions.

Tips[edit | edit source]

  • While possessing an Auto trigger, the Zhuge is best used when fired in bursts to better aim shots and manage its small magazine. On the other hand, its automatic fire combined with its native knockback makes it good when strafing against multiple enemies, or shooting a single tough enemy multiple times.
  • ThunderboltMod TT 20px.png Thunderbolt synergizes well with the Zhuge due to the weapon's magazine size and automatic trigger, giving it a very high chance of triggering explosions within a shorter amount of time than conventional bows. This makes the Zhuge more proficient at crowd-control than single-shot bows like the DreadDread2.png Dread, with its full-auto fire allowing one to strafe an area with explosive bolts to deal damage against multiple enemies.

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Media[edit | edit source]

Zhuge Skins Edit

Patch History[edit | edit source]

Update 25.8 (2019-10-01)

October 2019 Riven Disposition Change
  • Zhuge: 1.25->1.15

Hotfix 22.12.3 (2018-02-12)

  • Changed the Zhuge’s critical chance to the intended 20%.

Update 22.12 (2018-02-09)

  • Mastery Rank increased from 0 to 10.

Update 18.6 (2016-03-16)

  • Introduced.

Last updated: Hotfix 22.12.3 (2018-02-12)

See also[edit | edit source]

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