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The weapons are often derisively referred to as "flashlights," based on their individual uselessness, although this is arguably more of an example of how ridiculously tough everything else is in the setting.
The 6th Edition rulebook describes the lasgun as severing limbs at close range but further away it only goes about as deep as the liver, explosively flash-boiling said liver and all other squishy bits in the laser's path.
That sounds awesome, until you remember that nearly every enemy of the Imperium has heat and energy-dissipating armorredundant biologyor simply outrange them.
Pretty much the only enemy an individual lasgun can reliably kill are other humans. They are on the same level of effectiveness as autoguns which are basically AKs IN SPACEexcept lasguns are even more durable, reliable, accurate due to low to no recoil and the fact that the beam is not affected by gravity or wind, though shooting though a dust cloud or fog on the other hand is more problematic, so a B over all for atmospheric effects and less dependent on massive ammo supplies; a single power-pack can, depending on the gun's setting, afford up to to shots on average, while an autogun magazine is usually bullets which, fun fact, is generally what typical lasguns set to max power usually can fire.
Plus you can recharge their batteries from Chimera generators, sunlight or even fire, while an autogun is useless once out of ammo for anything other than a fancy club or if you have the good fortune to have a bayonet, a vaguely sharp stick.
Not that said bayonet on either weapon will help against orks or 'nids. And given the general competence of Munitorum depots, you'd probably end up with ration packs instead of ammunition, though this of course applies to lasgun power-packs, as well.
Combine this with most lasguns seeming to come pre-set to "medium power" granting between 40 and 80 shots a pack with usually enough penetration power to reliably punch right through Imperial Guard's flak armour or xenos-made equivalents of such and many places not bothering to actually include how to adjust power as part of basic training - probably rightly assuming the soldier won't live long enough for it to matter - and you end up with an energy-based assault rifle, that is actually good for taking down lightly-armoured infantry with resilience to ballistic damage roughly equal that of a normal human as it is in case with eldars or taubut that's exactly what it was designed for - nothing less, but also nothing more.
Unluckly for typical guardsmen, however, there are warrior-creatures of the 41st millennium that are either equipped with armour, capable of deflecting even heavy stubber or bolter shells impactsor biology so robust, that it is able to take a hit from heavy stubber's bullet in the chest and continue fighting onor, in especially bad cases, warrior-creatures that have both of the aforementioned traits Why the Lasgun is still being used[ edit ] Although better known as a "flashlight", some players also call it "The AK of the 41st Millennium", albeit ironically.
Instead of being reliable, tough, relatively inaccurate and having a tendency to show up in the hands of just about everyone, it's reliable, common as fuck like for every human in the galaxy commonpretty damned tough, and accurate but that is only by 40k standards.
So, yeah, I guess it is the AK of the 41st Millennium.
It should be noted that the lasgun is stated to be able to destroy a slab of cement, which a. Although that could be because the Lasgun is placed on a slightly higher setting or it may be a different pattern of Lasgun.
However, do also note that even the current-day AK is capable of destroying cement not reinforced concrete slabs with a handful of shots, so make of that what you will.
Except this was ferrocrete, no cement. The material used in large quantities to create bunkers. Getting shot by a laser, even if you are protected, would at least flash a decent portion of the surface of what is hit into plasma. So, it is actually pretty good in a utility sort of way given the enemies the Imperium faces.
Furthermore, lasers damage just about anything to some degree when powerful enough. This means lasguns are among the few types of weapons capable of "eating" through armor.If the student engages in any obscene, profane, reckless, destructive, or unlawful course of action, including assignments (if you turn in something that.
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