For further information on the different types of ammunition, see the individual articles below.
The type of ammunition required depends on the weapon type as well as the damage type of the weapon.
Note: The table below is not completely accurate. It is only intended to give a general view of which ammunition types are used for which weapons and damage types. There are exceptions, and not all combinations exist.
|Ammunition||Damage types||Corresponding weapons|
|Cartridges||Physical||Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun, Chaingun|
|Power Cells||EMP, Laser, Sonic, Electric||Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun, Chaingun, Polarity Gun, Injector Gun, Leech Gun, Propellant Gun, Repair Tool|
|Canister Ammunition||Fire, Ice||Shotgun, Leech Gun, Polarity Gun, Injector Gun Propellant Gun|
|Pharmaceuticals||Virulent||Injector Gun, Healing Disc|
|Rockets||All except Virulent||Rocket Launcher, RPG Launcher, Net Gun, Torqueshell Rifle|
The grade of ammunition required depends on the level of the weapon. There is no difference at all between different grades apart from the cost. Approximate level ranges are as follows:
|Level range||1-17||18-32||32-42||42 - ??||?? - 50|