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The Cerberus able to fire overcharged rounds that are highly damaging in close range.
Cert Cost: 1000 Icon resource certpoints 25x25
DC Cost: 699 Icon Daybreak Cash
General Info
Empire: Icon VS
Can Use: Icon InfiltratorIcon Light AssaultIcon Combat MedicIcon EngineerIcon Heavy Assault
Weapon Type: Pistols
Fire Rate: 300 RPM
Muzzle Velocity: 300m/s
Effective Range: Short
Fire Modes: Semi-Automatic
Headshot Multiplier: 2x
ADS Move Speed Multiplier: 0.75x
Equip Time: 250 ms
Max Damage: 250 before 8m
Min Damage: 112 after 50m
Damage Type: Small Arms
Reload Speed
Short Reload: 1.65s
Long Reload: 2.0s
Magazine Size: 10
Ammunition Pool: 60
Hip Aim
Crouch Still: 1 0.3
Move: 1.25 0.3
Stand Still: 1 0.3
Move: 1.25 0.3
Bloom per Shot: 0.18 0.18
Vertical: 0.8
Horizontal, Min/Max: 0.1/0.1
Horizontal Tolerance: 0.3
Angle Min/Max: 0°/0°
Bias: ← = →
Recoil Decrease: 18
First Shot Recoil Multiplier: 1x
Data Sources
Census API source: Cerberus API Data?

The Cerberus is a Vanu Sovereignty pistol.  It shoots powerful shots at a slow fire rate. The gun has a similar damage model to NC LA8 Rebel, and in comparison to the NS-44 Commissioner and the NS-357 Underboss, it deals less damage per shot and has a significantly slower bullet velocity but has a higher fire rate and more ammo per magazine.

Damage with Range:

250 @ 8 meters

200 @ 23 meters

167 @ 33 meters

143 @ 40 meters

125 @ 45 meters

112 @ 50 meters


Available attachments
HPR Reflex (1x) Designed as a replacement for standard iron sights in close-quarters combat, the Holo-Projected Reticle sight creates an accurate dot-and-circle reticle above the top rail.
More reticles for this scope available, see full article.
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VHO Reflex (2x) The revolutionary Vanu Holo-Optic reflex utilizes nanotechnology to project a circle and dot reticle. Additionally, it features a 2X magnitude zoom for better performance in urban combat scenarios.
More reticles for this scope available, see full article.
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Barrel Attachments
Suppressor The suppressor reduces the noise and muzzle flash generated by the firearm, and prevents the player from showing on the minimap when firing. Bullet velocity and effectiveness at range are reduced.
Suppressor (VS)
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Rail Attachments
Darklight Flashlight The rail mounted Darklight Flashlight can illuminate hostile cloaked infiltrators and dark areas but the light can give away your position.
100Icon resource certpoints 25x25 75Icon Daybreak Cash
Laser Sight A laser sight increases the user's hipfire accuracy by 25%.
Laser Sight
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No Ammo available.

Ribbons and MedalsEdit

It is possible to get both Ribbons and Medals for using the Cerberus. Each Ribbon is a standard reward for achieving a set amount of kills with the Cerberus. Medals relate to how many overall kills you have with the Cerberus.


Ribbon Icon Requirements
Cerberus Service Ribbon
Pistol Ribbon
10 kills.

See more available ribbons on the Service Ribbons page.


Medal Icon Requirements Certification Rewards
No Medal
Medal Empty
0 kill No Reward
Copper Medal
Medal Copper
10 kills 2 Icon resource certpoints 25x25
Silver Medal
Medal Silver
60 kills 10 Icon resource certpoints 25x25
Gold Medal
Medal Gold
160 kills 20 Icon resource certpoints 25x25
Auraxium Medal
Medal Araxium
1160 kills 200 Icon resource certpoints 25x25

History Edit

  • April 5, 2018 Update
    • Hipfire CoF bloom from 0.36 to 0.18
    • Hipfire CoF while walking or crouchwalking from 1.5 to 1.25

See Also Edit