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Snowball Cannon

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Snowball Cannon
  • Snowball Cannon item sprite
Stack digit 1.png
Uses ammoSnowball
Damage10 Desktop, Console, and Mobile Versions / 5 Old-gen console version3DS Version (Ranged)
Knockback1 (Extremely weak)
Critical chance4%
Use time19 (Very fast)
Rarity1*Rarity level: 1
Research1 required
Not to be confused with Snowball Launcher or Snowman Cannon.
The Snowball Cannon firing.

The Snowball Cannon is a ranged weapon which uses Snowballs as ammunition. It can be found inside Frozen Chests in the Ice biome, as well as FrozenDesktop Version and Boreal CratesDesktop Version.

Its best modifier is Unreal.

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • Snowballs make a small "boom" when landing.
  • Its damage is higher than stated due to snowballs having a base damage of 8

Tips[edit | edit source]

  • Snowballs fired from the Snowball Cannon are greatly affected by gravity, so it is not recommended to be used against enemies at farther ranges.
  • This weapon is extremely useful in the very early game due to its autofire ability, accessible ammo, and high combined damage and knockback of weapon and ammo.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Console VersionMobile Version Despite the Snowball Cannon dealing ranged damage, the Snowballs that it fires deal throwing damage when used on their own.

History[edit | edit source]

  • Desktop
    • Damage increased from 4 to 10.
    • Use time increased from 18 to 19.
    • Knockback decreased from 4.5 to 1.