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Alpha Virus
  • Alpha Virus.png
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TypeWeaponCrafting material
Damage400 Rogue
Knockback1 (Extremely Weak)
Critical chance4%
Use time30 Average
TooltipThrows a giant plague cell with a lethal aura that splits into 6 plague seekers in[sic] death
Stealth strikes cause the plague cell to move slower, accumulating an aura of swirling plague seekers as it flies
Inflicts DebuffPlaguePlague
100% chance

Debuff duration2 seconds (plague cell)
3 seconds (plague seeker)
RarityRarity Level: 13
Sell 3 Gold Coin.png 20 Silver Coin.png
Projectile created
Alpha Virus Aura
Virus Aura

Alpha Virus thrown at a group of dummies. Notice how the aura can damage enemies through blocks but not the cell nor the seekers.

Alpha Virus slowing down and building up Alpha Seekers as a result of the stealth strike.

The Alpha Virus is a craftable post-Moon Lord rogue weapon. It fires a large plague cell that has a lethal aura, dealing damage to every enemy that enters its radius. It slowly fades as it flies and splits into six plague seekers on contact with tiles.

Performing a stealth strike with the Alpha Virus will result in the projectile moving more slowly and allowing plague seekers to accumulate around it as it flies.

Its best modifier is Flawless.



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