The Exquisite Bagpipes is a Primary weapon introduced in the 16.6.0 update. It can be obtained for a limited time as part of the Trader's Van event in the armory.
It looks similar to the Block Flamethrower.
It takes the form of a bagpipe with a plaid red bag, silver/red tendor drones on top, and the bass drone and chanter acting as two barrels. When fired, it's "muzzle flash" is a variety of music notes.
- Use this weapon at medium-long ranges.
- When engaging users at longer ranges, make sure to fire in bursts as the weapon's accuracy starts to decrease during automatic fire.
- Aim for the head to maximize damage.
- It is effective against mobile targets on the ground or low-flying targets.
- Use it around when around teammates to boost their damage output.
- Reload away from the battle, as one might find that the weapon will chew through ammo quickly.
- Conserve ammo by aiming well.
- Due to its mobility, it is recommended to switch to another weapon when moving.
- Pick off the user at long range
- Area damage weapons and shotguns can quickly finish users off.
- Strife around the user while firing to avoid getting hit.
- Take cover from the user when he/she is firing, and try to flank around the user
- The weapon suffers at longer ranges, use this as an advantage to pick them off with a scoped weapon.
- Attack the user while they are reloading.
This weapon can be used as a general purpose short-medium ranged weapon. This suits well when paired with a long ranged weapon.Plus, using the Leader's Drum while using the Exquisite Bagpipes will be a big Combo!
- It is the first weapon to feature the Increased Damage to Allies attribute.
- The appearance of this weapon made it looks like a Special weapon more than a primary