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Requires Scout Level 10
Purchased for:
Credit 7600 Credits
Croppa 80 Croppa
Jadiz 120 Jadiz
Initial Stats
Damage 55 Kinetic
Magazine Size 8
Max Ammo 96
Rate of Fire
(per second)
Reload Time 2.5s
Focused Shot Damage Bonus 200%
Armor Breaking 30%
Focus Mode Movement Speed 30%
Focus Stats
Charge Speed 1.6
Required Charge 1
Charge time 0.625s
Focus Shot Cooldown 0.25s
The original design for the M1000-pattern DRG-issue precision rifle goes back hundreds of years, practically unchanged. High damage, respectable fire rate...and that "Ping". A prime example of "if it ain't broke, don't fix it".
— Item Description

The M1000 Classic is one of the Scout's alternative primary weapons. It is a semi-automatic battle rifle with a long, singular barrel. The barrel and receiver are made out of metal whereas the stock and grips seem to be made of wood.

It is one of few weapons to boast an alternative firing mode. Holding down the fire button will cause the weapon to enter Focus Mode. In this state, bullets fired have perfect accuracy and deal triple damage but consume two rounds out of the magazine at once. Focus Mode requires a brief charging state, indicated by the crosshair rotating. While Focus Mode is active, the screen zooms in slightly to assist with aiming. Focus Mode shots will automatically fire after they have been fully charged for one second, and then instantly afterwards until the clip is empty or the player stops focusing.


There are five tiers of modifications and each tier has two to three upgrades. Only one modification can be equipped per tier.

M1000 Classic Modifications
Mod Effect In Game Description Price
Tier 1 Icon Upgrade Ammo
Expanded Ammo Bags
+40 Max Ammo "You had to give up some sandwich-storage, but your total ammo capacity is increased!"
Credit 1200 Credits
Bismor 25 Bismor
Icon Upgrade DamageGeneral
Increased Caliber Rounds
+10 Damage "The good folk in R&D have been busy. The overall damage of your weapon is increased."
Credit 1200 Credits
Enor Pearl 25 Enor Pearl
Tier 2
Level 4
Icon Upgrade ChargeUp
Fast-Charging Coils
+25% Focus Speed "Focus faster when holding down the trigger."
Credit 2000 Credits
Croppa 24 Croppa
Enor Pearl 15 Enor Pearl
Icon Upgrade Recoil
Better Weight Balance
×0.5 Recoil "Improved hip-shot accuracy"
Credit 2000 Credits
Croppa 15 Croppa
Bismor 24 Bismor
Icon Upgrade ArmorBreaking
Hardened Rounds
+220% Armor Break Bonus "We're proud of this one. Armor shredding. Tear through that high-impact plating of those big buggers like butter. What could be finer?"
Credit 4800 Credits
Croppa 48 Croppa
Jadiz 72 Jadiz
Enor Pearl 50 Enor Pearl
Tier 3
Level 8
Icon Upgrade DamageGeneral
Killer Focus
+25% Focused Shot Damage Bonus "Greater focus damage bonus"
Credit 2800 Credits
Magnite 35 Magnite
Umanite 50 Umanite
Icon Upgrade ClipSize
Extended Clip
+6 Clip Size "The good thing about clips, magazines, ammo drums, fuel tanks can always get bigger variants."
Credit 2800 Credits
Jadiz 50 Jadiz
Enor Pearl 35 Enor Pearl
Tier 4
Level 12
Icon Upgrade BulletPenetration
Super Blowthrough Rounds
+3 Max Penetrations "Shaped projectiles designed to over-penetrate targets with a minimal loss of energy. In other words: Fire straight through several enemies at once!"
Credit 4800 Credits
Jadiz 72 Jadiz
Magnite 48 Magnite
Enor Pearl 50 Enor Pearl
Icon Upgrade Weakspot
Hollow-Point Bullets
+20% Weakpoint Damage Bonus "Hit 'em where it hurts! Literally! We've upped the damage you'll be able to do to any creature's fleshy bits. You're welcome."
Credit 4800 Credits
Croppa 48 Croppa
Enor Pearl 50 Enor Pearl
Bismor 72 Bismor
Tier 5
Level 16
Icon Upgrade Stun
Hitting Where it Hurts
+100% Focused Shot Stun Chance "Focused shots stagger the target"
Credit 5600 Credits
Croppa 140 Croppa
Magnite 64 Magnite
Bismor 70 Bismor
Icon Upgrade ScareEnemies
Precision Terror
+Focus Shot Kill AoE Fear "Killing your target with a focused shot to the weakspot will send nearby creatures fleeing with terror!"
Credit 5600 Credits
Magnite 64 Magnite
Umanite 140 Umanite
Bismor 70 Bismor
Icon Upgrade Speed
Killing Machine
+Quick Reload After Kill "You can perform a lightning-fast reload right after killing an enemy."
Credit 5600 Credits
Magnite 70 Magnite
Umanite 64 Umanite
Enor Pearl 140 Enor Pearl


Overclock calculations happen after modifiers.

M1000 M1000 Classic [Expand/Collapse]
Overclock Effect In Game Description Price
Minimal Clips
Frame Overclock Clean
Icon Upgrade ClipSize

Pos x1.25 Clip Size
Pos -0.2s Reload Time

"Increase clip capacity and speed up reloads by getting rid of dead weight on the clips."
Credit 8200 Credits
Jadiz 130 Jadiz
Magnite 75 Magnite
Enor Pearl 95 Enor Pearl
Frame Overclock Clean
Icon Upgrade Hook

Pos +100% Stun on Focus Shot
Pos +10 Second Stun

"Focused shots attach clips to the bugs, locking them in place."
Credit 7350 Credits
Croppa 135 Croppa
Jadiz 65 Jadiz
Bismor 105 Bismor
Electrocuting Focus Shots
Frame Overclock Clean
Icon Upgrade Electricity

Pos +Electrocuting Focus Shots

"Embedded capacitors in a copper core carry the electric charge from the EM coils used for focus shots and will electrocute the target at the cost of a reduced focus shot damage bonus."
Credit 8850 Credits
Croppa 95 Croppa
Umanite 75 Umanite
Bismor 120 Bismor
Active Stability System
Frame Overclock Balanced
Icon Upgrade MovementSpeed

Pos +70% Focus Mode Movement Speed
Pos +20% Focus Speed
Neg +0.5s Reload Time

"Focus faster and without slowing down but all that fancy tech limits how quickly you can reload."
Credit 8150 Credits
Magnite 70 Magnite
Umanite 135 Umanite
Bismor 90 Bismor
Frame Overclock Balanced
Icon Overclock Slowdown

Pos +Focused Shot Hover
Neg -Focus shots do not fire automatically

"Your movement slows down for a few seconds while using focus mode in the air, but your automatic focus fire is disabled."
Credit 7350 Credits
Croppa 135 Croppa
Jadiz 65 Jadiz
Bismor 105 Bismor
Frame Overclock Balanced
Icon Upgrade Aim
Pos x2.5 Max Ammo

Pos +3 Rate of Fire

Pos x0.5 Recoil

Neg -30 Damage

"A less powerful round together with a rebalancing of weight distribution, enlarged vents and a reshaped grip result in a rifle that is more controllable when hip-firing in quick succession but at the cost of pure damage output. As an added bonus you can carry more of the new ammunition."
Credit 8900 Credits
Croppa 125 Croppa
Umanite 80 Umanite
Enor Pearl 105 Enor Pearl
Supercooling Chamber
Frame Overclock Unstable
Icon Upgrade DamageGeneral

Pos +300% Focused Shot Damage Bonus
Neg x0.665 Max Ammo
Neg x0.6 Focus Speed
Neg x0.25 Focus Mode Movement Speed

"Take the M1000'S focus mode to the extreme by supercooling the rounds before firing to improve their acceleration through the coils, but the extra coolant in the clips limits how much ammo you can bring."
Credit 8500 Credits
Jadiz 130 Jadiz
Magnite 70 Magnite
Enor Pearl 90 Enor Pearl

Stats Breakdown[]

Unique Modifications[]

Hitting Where It Hurts[]

Icon Upgrade Stun

Hitting Where It Hurts causes each charge shot from the M1000 Classic to stun a target at a rate of 100%.

Precision Terror[]

Icon Upgrade ScareEnemies

Precision Terror inflicts 250% Fear Factor on creatures in a 4m radius around a creature that was killed via a Focus Shot to a weakpoint.

Killing Machine[]

Icon Upgrade Speed

Killing Machine reduces the M1000's reload time by 0.75s when attempting to manually reload right after killing an enemy.

Unique Overclocks[]


Frame Overclock Clean
Icon Overclock Slowdown

Hoverclock is a Clean Overclock
Whenever Focus mode is used midair the Player movement gradually slows down and lasts for a short period, the slowdown can get refreshed by killing or by touching the ground.

  • Max slowdown: 80%
  • Time to reach Max slowdown: 0.58s (100% Focus Speed) / 0.37s (160% Focus Speed)
  • Max slowdown duration: 0.93s (100% Focus Speed) / 1.14s (160% Focus Speed)
  • Slowdown duration with a fully focused shot: 0.71s (100% Focus Speed) / 1s (160% Focus Speed)

Electrocuting Focus Shots[]

Frame Overclock Unstable
Icon Upgrade Electricity

Electrocuting Focus Shots is an Unstable Overclock

  • Electrocution Chance: 100%
  • Damage: 3 Electric
  • Duration: 4s
  • Tick Interval: 0.25s
  • Slowdown: x0.2

Supercooling Chamber[]

Supercooling Chamber is an Unstable Overclock that increases the total damage of focused shots by 150%, at the cost of ammo, focus speed, and the ability to move while focusing.

As of Season 3: Plaguefall, this overclock gives a 3 times multiplier to weakpoint damage on Focus shots


Each modification that is purchased advances a mastery bar by one unit.

Mastery unlocks:

  • Three modifications – First Stripe Weapon Paintjob Icon Skin First Stripe
  • Seven modifications – Deepcore Weapon Paintjob Icon Skin Deepcore
  • All (12) modifications – The Company Special Weapon Paintjob Icon Skin The Company Special


Full gallery of skins can be seen at Weapon Skins.



  • The M1000 Classic is based on the American M1 Garand semi-automatic rifle, and includes the trademark 'ping' when ejecting spent clips.
  • Mission Control expresses fondness for the M1000 when unlocking it via its corresponding Weapon License Upgrade assignment. He calls it a "good choice", and it is the only weapon he does not express bemusement or caution with.

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