|The Reactor Overload|
|Creator: Fox McCrits|
100% critical chance below 15% health
+20% increased critical damage
-40% non-critical damage penalty
-33% clip size
No random critical hits
The Reactor Overload is a secondary weapon for the Pyro. It was an August 2013 Weapon of the Month.
This weapon will always fires critical hits when the user is below 15% health (about 25), and its crits will deal bonus damage. However, it cannot randomly crit, has a reduced clip size and shots that aren't critical deals less damage.
Damage and function timesEdit
|Damage and Function Times|
|Maximum ramp-up||150%||5.4 / pellet|
|Base damage||100%||3.6 / pellet|
|Maximum fall-off||50%||1.8 / pellet|
|Critical||21.6 / pellet|
|Mini-crit||TBA / pellet|
|Attack interval||0.625 s|
|Reload (first)||1 s|
|Reload (consecutive)||0.5 s|
- This weapon is best used as a last resort weapon, as a single critical hit at close range can deal up to 216 damage - enough to kill eight out of nine classes from full health, and severely wounding Heavies.