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Chaingun - All Mods & Upgrade
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Chaingun - All Mods & Upgrade

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Check out this Chaingun guide for DOOM Eternal! Contains info on all Chaingun's Mods, Upgrades, Mastery, & challenges,as well as tips on how to use it effectively!

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Chaingun - Weapon Stats & Tips

Chaingun - Basic Stats

Ammo Type- Bullets
Effective Range- Close Range
- Mid Range
Strong Against - Cyberdemon (Tyrant)
- Baron of Hell
- Hell Knight / Dread Knight
- Prowler

Switch Between Defense Or Offence

Chaingun's mods are highly versatile and can be changed into an defense or offense focused weapon. Swap them based on the tactical conditions.

Unleash Hell With 4 Barrels!

Unleash Hell With 4 Barrels!

With Mobile Turret, Chaingun deploys 3 more barrels into a total of 4, dishing out huge amount of damage in a short time. This can shred most enemies very quickly.

Frontal Defense With Energy Shield

Frontal Defense With Energy Shield

Energy Shield, when deployed, will absorb all frontal damage for a short while. It can be used again after a cooldown.

Devastates Charging Heavy Monsters

Devastates Charging Heavy Monsters

Chaingun devastates enemies that likes to charge at you, being constantly faltered by the amount of lead pumped into them. These are Baron of Hell, Hell Knight / Dread Knight, and prowlers.

Check Out All Enemies & Boss List Here!

Effective Up Close Or Mid Range

Chaingun's bullets must be lead on target for consistent damage, making it more effective against close to mid range damage. Enemies can easily dodge at long range wasting bullets.

Deploy The Shield When Cornered

Deploy The Shield When Cornered

Energy Shield Mod is a life saver when cornered, giving you a few seconds of protection when enemies overwhelm or charge you. Use the shield's timer to plan a course of action & redeploy.

Uses Same Ammo With Heavy Cannon

Uses Same Ammo With Heavy Cannon

The Chaingun uses the same ammo type with Heavy Cannon. Manage your ammo between automatic fire and sniping to maximize results.

Check Out Heavy Cannon Guide Here!

Get Chaingun In Mission 5

Get Chaingun In Mission 5

You will get the Chaingun in Mission 5 as you progress the story. keep following the objective to get this powerful Gatling gun.

Check Out Mission 5 Story Walkthrough Guide Here!

Mobile Turret - Chaingun Mod

Bring More Guns To The Fight!

Unleash Hell With 4 Barrels!

Mobile Turret mod will increase the weapon's barrel count to 4, letting you deal insane amount of damage in a short time.

Master Overheating Mechanics

Mobile Turret is extremely powerful when in need for high DPS, but overheating may render this mod difficult to use. Know when to stop the trigger finger will determine your effectiveness with it until you get the masyery.

Available Upgrades: Mobile Turret Mod

Prioritize Rapid Deploy upgrade so you can respond to situations faster, then get Fast Gunner to move quicker as well to complete the vital challenge.

Upgrade
Point
Description
Rapid Deploy
3
Mobile Turret mode transform speed increased by 50%
Fast Gunner
6
Increased movement speed while in Mobile Turret mode

Ultimate Cooling - Improvements Mastery

The Mobile Turret no longer stalls.

NOTE: All Upgrades need to be unlocked to access the Mastery Challenge and unlock the Mastery.

Mastery Challenge

Kill 5 enemies with a single turret without overheating, ten times.

Bypass Challenge With Mastery Tokens

By spending a Mastery Token, you can immediately bypass the mastery challenge. For Ultimate Cooling, we recommend competing the challenge instead of spending a token by mowing down fodder swarms.

Energy Shield - Chaingun Mod

Deploys An Impenetrable Frontal Shield

Frontal Defense With Energy Shield

Deploying Energy Shield creates a frontal shield that block all damage including melee. You can still fire the Chaingun as normal.

Available Upgrades: Energy Shield Mod

Prioritize Fast Recovery for faster shield charge which is essential, then get Dash Smash to better manage the Heavy Monsters when fighting them.

Upgrade
Point
Description
Fast Recovery
3
Energy Shield recharge time reduced by 37.5%
Dash Smash
6
Dashing into Heavy Demons will cause them to falter

Shield Launch - Improvements Mastery

Dealing enough damage with the Chaingun while the Energy Shield is active will launch it forward on release. Any demons hit by this projectile will falter.

NOTE: All Upgrades need to be unlocked to access the Mastery Challenge and unlock the Mastery.

Mastery Challenge

Deal 20000 damage while Energy Shield is active.

Bypass Challenge With Mastery Tokens

By spending a Mastery Token, you can immediately bypass the mastery challenge. For Energy Shield, we recommend competing the challenge instead of spending a token by tanking a Tyrant multiple times.

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