Manufactured with an energy-efficient discharge coil, the high capacity Nova is capable of extended fire before needing to change power cores.
ADS Move Speed Multiplier:
100x6 before 8m
67x6 after 20m
Bloom per Shot:
← = →
First Shot Recoil Multiplier:
Census API source:
Nova API Data
Nova is a Vanu Sovereignty high-capacity long-reload semi-auto shotgun.
Thanatos VE70, Nova has 2 more shells per magazine and extended by 3m max damage range, but slightly less min damage, slightly less pellet velocity and longer short and long reload times.
Damage with Range: ( For 1 pellet ) [ All pellets combined ]
100 @ 8 meters [ 600 damage ]
84 @ 13 meters [ 504 damage ]
67 @ 20 meters [ 402 damage ]
HS/NV Scope (1x)
Nanite Systems' HS/NV scope has no magnification, but provides high contrast outlines to nearby objects and illuminates nearby soldiers.
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.
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.
The Vanu Marksman's Scope is the standard for mid-range engagements. It uses a minimalistic chevron reticle inside of its Vanu-styled housing.
V3 Holo (3.4x)
Within its ornate triangular housing, the V3 Holo uses a red dot sight and 3.4x magnification for mid-range combat scenarios.
Created to better suit carbines and assault rifles for support roles, the OG-4's simple crosshair allows the user to make accurate shots at a distance. It uses 4x magnification perfect for mid-range fights.
The CSZ's 4x magnification make it a favorite amongst designated marksmen in the Vanu Sovereignty. This scope uses a triple chevron reticle.
No Barrel Attachments available.
The rail mounted Darklight Flashlight can illuminate hostile cloaked infiltrators and dark areas but the light can give away your position.
A laser sight increases the user's hipfire accuracy by 25%.
A forward grip increases control of the weapon, reducing horizontal recoil by 25%.
Increases the available ammunition per magazine by 2 rounds.
Slug Ammunition does increased damage at medium range, increasing accuracy and refire time.
Ribbons and Medals Edit
It is possible to get both Ribbons and Medals for using the Nova. Each Ribbon is a standard reward for achieving a set amount of kills with the Nova. Medals relate to how many overall kills you have with the Nova.
Nova Service Ribbon
See more available ribbons on the
Service Ribbons page.
January 12, 2017 Hotfix
Sweeper and Haymaker now use larger magazine models.
Max damage from 130@8m to 100@8m
Min damage from 50@18m to 67@20m
Magazine size from 8 to 10
Ext. Mags bonus from 4 to 2
Ammo capacity from 48 to 70
Cone of Fire bloom from 0.5 to 0
Hipfire Pellet spread from 3.5 to 3
ADS pellet spread from 3.5 to 2.75
Vertical recoil from 1.3 to 2.5
Recoil angle from 0/0 to 12/12
Horizontal recoil from 0.2 to 0.65
Horizontal recoil tolerance from 0.4 to 1.5
Hipfire recoil recovery rate from 12 to 8