Weapons in The Surge 2 are the player's primary offensive option and comes in varied applications. Players can found new weapons throughout the game by killing enemies, bosses, and inside chests.
Weapon Categories in The Surge 2
Weapons in The Surge 2 are equipment that players use to deal damage to enemies. There are 9 main categories of melee weapons, which can be swapped on the fly via the game's systems, and upgraded to enhance their capabilities. Much like Dark Souls, weapons in The Surge 2 can block damage, have parameters and elemental capabilities.
Twin-Rigged weapons provide fast attacks that allow players to quickly get in and out of combat. They consume a moderate amount of stamina and deal considerable damage.
One-Handed are fast short-range weapons that provide well-rounded attributes between damage, speed and energy gain.
Staffs provide agile long range attacks and a are well-rounded choice for open locations.
Heavy-Duty attacks are slow and very wide, they deal high amount of damage and have a very high impact but also consume a huge amount of stamina.
Punching Gloves attacks are very quick, allowing the player for multiple short bursts, but lack damage and impact.
Hammers are heavy and slow but provide the wielder with powerful, high impact attacks.
Spears provide with long-range quick attacks that can be used to keep the enemy at bay. They have low impact.
Double-Duty weapons can be used either as dual wielding weapons with quick attacks and low damage, or combined together into a big and slow heavy hitting weapon.
Single-Rigged attacks are slow and deal a moderate amount of damage, but they compensate by providing high enery gain and impact.
Weapons List in The Surge 2