Their effects act in addition to the modification, and remain the same at all grade levels.
They are usually limited to a specific weapon type.
Available Effects Edit
The following is a list of special effects available to each weapon type:
- Drag Munitions (Seeker only)
- Emissive Munitions
- FSD Interrupt (Dumbfire only)
- Overload Munitions
- Penetrator Munitions (Dumbfire only)
- Thermal Cascade
Special Effect Indicators Edit
When your ship, or the ship that you have currently targeted, takes certain types of damage (whether from a modified or standard weapon) the ship HUD will indicate this via the display of weapon effect icons shown below the relevant schematic for the affected ship.
A description of the damage icons and their meaning is shown in the table below: