All weapon upgrades – How to upgrade weapons in Shadow Warrior 3

These weapons need an upgrade!

Shadow Warrior 3 gives you all sorts of fun ways to take out enemies. There are elemental explosive barrels, traps to active, and of course, weapons to wield. Lo Wang uses his katana and various guns, all of which can be upgraded.

To upgrade your weapons in Shadow Warrior 3, you will need to find silver upgrade orbs. You can then open your inventory and go to the Weapons tab. Here, you can upgrade your weapons if you have enough orbs. The first upgrade requires one orb, the second upgrade requires two orbs, and the final upgrade requires four orbs.

Related: Is there co-op/multiplayer in Shadow Warrior 3?

All weapon upgrades in Shadow Warrior 3

WeaponUpgrade 1Upgrade 2Upgrade 3
DragontailHold and release to strike with a heavy attack.Unlocks access to Fireball, Frost Slash, and Electric Vortex.Adds status effects on enemies damaged by your sword's Elemental Attacks.
The OutlawIncreases The Outlaw ammo pouch capacity by 50 percent.Headshots now trigger an explosion that deals damage to nearby enemies.Heat up bullets fired in quick succession that set enemies ablaze.
Riot GunIncreases Riot Gun ammo-pouch capacity by 50 percent.Riot Gun operates in a fully automatic mode.Disables reloads, allowing for uninterrupted firing with this weapon.
SidekicksIncreases Sidekicks ammo-pouch capacity by 50 percent.Adds electrocute effect on dealing continuous damage to the enemy over time.Enemies killed with Shocking Rounds spawn a Thunder Trap around them.
Crimson BullIncreases Crimson Bull ammo pouch capacity by 50 percent.Increases explosion radius.Grenades bounce off a surface, can track enemies in close proximity.
The BasiliskCharging a shot slows down time.Shots pierce through multiple lined-up enemies.Shooting one enemy generates a freezing blast, immobilizing others around.
Shuriken SpitterIncreases Shuriken Spitter ammo-pouch capacity by 50 percent.Discs that kill the enemy continue on to another nearby target.Hold and release to fire three discs at once.

For more information on Shadow Warrior 3, check out Who is the new voice actor for Lo Wang in Shadow Warrior 3 and What are Gore Weapons – how to get them in Shadow Warrior 3? on Pro Game Guides.

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