Tek Bow (Genesis: Part 2)

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Tek Bow
Tek Bow (Genesis Part 2).png
When infused with Element Shards, will 3-D print high velocity explosive arrows at a cost of Element Shards. Can also fire other arrow types.
Type Weapon
Ammo used Element Shard
Rate of fire 2 RPS
Weight 12
Stack Size 1
Durability 55
Added in v329.5
Spawn Command
cheat GFI TekBow 1 0 0
cheat giveitem "Blueprint'/Game/Genesis2/Weapons/TekBow/PrimalItem_WeaponTekBow.PrimalItem_WeaponTekBow'" 1 0 0
Crafting XP 20 XP
Crafting Time 10s
Crafted in Tek Replicator
Required Stations Refining Forge.png Refining Forge
Genesis Part 2 DLC.jpg This article is about content exclusive to the DLC: Genesis: Part 2

The Tek Bow is a weapon in Genesis: Part 2. It is capable of firing various Arrows, including a new Explosive Arrow.

It can be fueled by Element Shards, which is consumed at varying rates depending on the type of Arrow that is being fired. The Arrow flies faster the longer you charge it up (1 second) and at its highest speed it has the speed of a Bullet.

The type of arrow being fired can be changed by pressing Square on the PS4, X on the Xbox One, or R on the PC version. The type of arrows able to be fired are normal/metal arrows, explosive arrows, tranq arrows, and flame arrows. Double tapping the button to swap arrow types also changes how the arrow flies. There is projectile mode, which fires like a normal projectile arrow, and then there's instant hit mode, where the arrow will instantly hit what the player is aiming at.

While in instant fire mode, it cannot damage structures, but while in projectile mode it can damage structures. However, turrets can target the projectile but not the instant fire.

Record[edit | edit source]

That Federation-issue tek bow makes its own projectiles and shoots 'em with an EM railgun!
I'd think that baby would put a hole through just about anything.

~ Tek Bow Record – HLN-A

Ammunition[edit | edit source]

Only Element Shards are used to fuel the bow.

Different arrow types consume different amounts of the fuel and durability:

Arrow Type Required Fuel Durability Use
Metal Arrow 5 ×  Element Shard 0.1
Flame Arrow 10 ×  Element Shard 0.1
Tranq Arrow 20 ×  Element Shard 0.2
Explosive Arrow 80 ×  Element Shard 0.8

Spotlight[edit | edit source]

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • An outdated Tek Bow model can be found in the DevKit, appearing to be cut content from Ragnarok. This is similar to how the Tek Wyvern Saddle was also cut content from Ragnarok, but is now planned to be reworked into Genesis: Part 2 with the addition of the Voidwyrm.
  • The ability to cycle between ammo is shared with Tek Grenade Launcher Genesis Part 1 Icon.png
  • The Tek Bow can be fired under water.
  • Explosive arrows do full damage to Rock Elementals.

Gallery[edit | edit source]