Karna Rifle

Assault rifle manufactured by Kastak Arms
Karna - On dark background - Front Left.jpg
Karna Rifle
ManufacturerKastak Arms (KSAR)
ClassificationAssault rifle
Base price4,377 aUEC
Mass6.9 kg
Production stateIntroduced in Alpha 3.3.0
Damage typePlasma
Effective range50 m
Fire rate500 rpm (rapid), 700 rpm (burst), 60 rpm (charge)
Fire modeRapid, burst, charge
Muzzle velocity600 m/s
MagazineKarna Rifle Battery (30 cap)
OpticsEmpty (S2 max)
BarrelEmpty (S2)
UnderbarrelEmpty (S2 max)

The Karna Rifle is a plasma, selective-fire assault rifle manufactured by Kastak Arms. It has an effective range of 50 meters, and can be fired in rapid, burst, and charge mode.[1]

In-game description

The Karna is a classic Kastak Arms plasma assault rifle. This mid-range mauler features burst, charged, and full-auto fire modes to allow for quick and easy situational adjustments. Besides its renowned firepower, the Karna's rugged looks and reliability have made it one of Kastak Arms' most popular weapons.


Damage drop 0.11 / m
Max range 1200 m
Type 0 m 25 m 50 m 100 m
Alpha 8.22 8.22 6.13 1.30
DPS Single 95.90 95.90 71.52 15.17
DPS Burst (3) 68.50 68.50 51.08 10.83
Charge (3)* 21.21 21.21 19.12 13.62
  • at 60 rpm, Alpha equals DPS

Buyable at

Last updated with info from patch 3.11.1

Location Store Price (aUEC) Editions
R&R HUR-L2 Live Fire Weapons 4807 Default
R&R CRU-L5 Live Fire Weapons 4807 Default


Image Name Description
Karna - Default - InGame Cutout - Mesh BG.jpg
(Default) Dark grey colouring with dark red accents


The Karna Rifle was formerly known as the Berserker in the early concept art. It is introduced in Alpha 3.3.[2]



  1. In-game survey in Alpha 3.12
  2. Star Citizen Alpha 3.3.0 release. Comm-Link. Retrieved 2021-02-12
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