Cannon

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Cannon
CannonImage.png
Stats
Slot Red1.png
Cooldown 5.6s
Range 25
Projectile Speed 38.5
Critical Hit Chance 1.0%
Description The cannon is your trusted companion in battle. Use it well and you will be victorious!

Cannon is a point damage weapon with a low cooldown. Being a cannon, it gains bonus damage against burning targets through perks and talents. Compared to similar 1 slot point cannons like Sniper Cannon and Blast Cannon, Cannon sits in the middle in terms of range, and DPS. Having slightly more range than Blast Cannon, but less range than Sniper Cannon however, Cannon has lower damage than both Sniper Cannon and Blast Cannon, but also lower cooldown, which means it has higher DPS than all other cannons.

Before the 4.0 update, Cannon received a majority of its talents from Bhurt.

Perks[edit | edit source]

The following perks are applicable to all cannons:

Cannon Damage
Uncommon +3%
Rare +6%
Epic +8%
Damage to Burning Targets
Uncommon +4.5%
Rare +9%
Epic +12%
Cannon Critical Hit Chance
Uncommon +1.5%
Rare +3%
Epic +4.5%
Cannon Critical Hit Damage
Uncommon +10%
Rare +15%
Epic +20%

The following event perks are applicable to all cannons:

"Speedy" Cannon Damage
Uncommon +3% more damage, +?% projectile speed
Rare +6% more damage, +7.5% projectile speed
Epic +8% more damage, +10% projectile speed
Legendary +8% more damage, +13% projectile speed
Event Introduced In Team Deathmatch - May 24 - 28, 2018
"Chill" Cannon Damage
Uncommon +3% more damage, +10% chance to freeze the target
Rare +6% more damage, +?% chance to freeze the target
Epic +8% more damage, +20% chance to freeze the target
Legendary +8% more damage, +25% chance to freeze the target
Event Introduced In Boosted TDM - June 8 - 11, 2018
"Reach" Cannon Damage
Uncommon +3% more damage, +?% more range
Rare +6% more damage, +?% more range
Epic +8% more damage, +?% more range
Legendary +8% more damage, +12% more range
Event Introduced In Capture the Flag - July 26 - 29, 2018
"Strike" Cannon Critical Hit Damage
Uncommon +1.5% chance to critically strike, +?% more damage
Rare +3% chance to critically strike, +5% more damage
Epic +4.5% chance to critically strike, +?% more damage
Legendary +4.5% chance to critically strike, +8% more damage
Event Introduced In Capture the Flag - August 3 - 6, 2018
"Scorch" Cannon Cooldown
Uncommon -?% to cooldown, +?% more damage to burning enemies
Rare -6% to cooldown, +6% more damage to burning enemies
Epic -?% to cooldown, +?% more damage to burning enemies
Legendary -8% to cooldown, +10% more damage to burning enemies
Event Introduced In Crazy Cannons - April 22 (13:00 UTC) – 24 (17:00 UTC), 2019

The following event perks are exclusive to Cannon:

"Speedy" Cannon Damage
Uncommon +? to damage, +?% projectile speed
Rare +? to damage, +?% projectile speed
Epic +? to damage, +?% projectile speed
Legendary +35 to damage, +13% projectile speed
Event Introduced In Cap or Kill - September 28 – October 1, 2018
"Reach" Fire Damage
Uncommon +?% more damage to burning enemies, +?% more range
Rare +?% more damage to burning enemies, +?% more range
Epic +?% more damage to burning enemies, +?% more range
Legendary +12% more damage to burning enemies, +12% more range
Event Introduced In Standard Saturday - November 24 - 26, 2018

Strategies[edit | edit source]

For perks, it is recommended to use Cannon Damage, or Damage to Burning Targets if you are using an incendiary weapon as well.

Equipping 2 Cannons will fire every 2.5 seconds.

Overview:

The Cannon is a weak but rapid fire weapon, it has the shortest cooldown of all the cannons, but has the weakest damage, it is very good in early gameplay.

It can easily destroy low health ships.

Cannon can also use Damage to Burning Targets perks in order to do high damage when combined with its short cooldown.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Cannon has the lowest cooldown in the game, its base cooldown being tied with Carronade, and can have three -10% to cooldown talents.