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For the Year 2 shotgun, see The Comedian (Year 2).

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― In-game description

The Comedian is a legendary Vanguard shotgun.[1]

Sources[]

The Comedian can be retrieved from one of the following activities/vendors:

Unknown source icon.png Unknown
This item can drop in situationally dependent ways.
Vanguard Quartermaster source icon.png Vanguard Quartermaster
Vanguard Quartermaster Roni 55-30 sometimes sells this item in the Tower.

Upgrades[]

The Comedian can be upgraded with the following perks:

Column 0[]

Random perk icon.png Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of three randomly selected perks.
Void Damage perk icon.png Void Damage
This weapon causes Void Damage.
Solar Damage perk icon.png Solar Damage
This weapon causes Solar Damage.
Arc Damage perk icon.png Arc Damage
This weapon causes Arc Damage.
Ascend icon.png Ascend
Increases the Attack value of this weapon to the highest available in Year 1.

Column 1[]

Random perk icon.png Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of three randomly selected perks.
Smooth Ballistics icon.png Smooth Ballistics
Increased recoil.

Boost to range.

Linear Compensator icon.png Linear Compensator
More predictable recoil.

Slight boosts to range and Impact. More recoil.

Smart Drift Control icon.png Smart Drift Control
Predictable and controllable recoil.

Penalty to range.

Random perk icon.png Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of three randomly selected perks.
Accurized Ballistics icon.png Accurized Ballistics
More range and Impact.

Increased recoil.

Field Choke icon.png Field Choke
More range and Impact.

Increased recoil.

CQB Ballistics icon.png CQB Ballistics
Greatly reduced recoil.

Significant penalty to range.

Random perk icon.png Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of two randomly selected perks.
Soft Ballistics icon.png Soft Ballistics
Less recoil.

Penalty to Impact.

Aggressive Ballistics icon.png Aggressive Ballistics
More predictable recoil.

Enhanced Impact. Shorter range and more recoil.

Column 2[]

Random perk icon.png Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of seven randomly selected perks.
Cascade icon.png Cascade
Melee kills increase the reload speed of this weapon for a short time.
Full Auto icon (Shotgun).png Full Auto
This weapon can be fired in full auto mode.
Grenadier icon.png Grenadier
Kills with this weapon reduce the cooldown of your grenade.
Performance Bonus icon.png Performance Bonus
Kills with this weapon have the chance to grant bonus reserve ammo.
Spray and Play icon.png Spray and Play
Increases the reload speed of this weapon when its mag is empty.
Return to Sender icon.png Return to Sender
Kills with this weapon have the chance to grant bonus ammo to the magazine.
Kneepads icon.png Kneepads
Slide further while this weapon is equipped.

Column 3[]

Upgrade Damage icon.png Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.

Column 4[]

Random perk icon.png Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of three randomly selected perks.
Quickdraw icon.png Quickdraw
This weapon can be drawn unbelievably fast.
Field Scout icon.png Field Scout
Increases carried Ammo capacity.
Flared Magwell icon.png Flared Magwell
Reload this weapon even faster.
Random perk icon.png Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of three randomly selected perks.
Snapshot icon.png Snapshot
Aiming this weapon is incredibly fast.
Perfect Balance icon.png Perfect Balance
This weapon has extremely low recoil.
Hammer Forged icon.png Hammer Forged
Improved range and accuracy.
Random perk icon.png Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of three randomly selected perks.
Lightweight icon.png Lightweight
When held, this weapon grants +2 character Agility.
Single Point Sling icon.png Single Point Sling
Switch weapons faster. Move quicker while aiming.
High Caliber Rounds icon.png High Caliber Rounds
Oversize rounds built to stagger targets and leave them reeling.

Their mass makes a weapon harder to handle.

Column 5[]

Random perk icon.png Randomly Selected Perk
This could be one of seven randomly selected perks.
Focused Fire icon.png Shot Package
Aiming this weapon reduces the spread of its projectiles.
Rangefinder icon.png Rangefinder
Aiming this weapon increases its effective range.
Crowd Control icon.png Crowd Control
Kills with this weapon grant bonus damage for a short time.
Grenadier icon.png Grenadier
Kills with this weapon reduce the cooldown of your grenade.
Final Round icon.png Final Round
The last round in a magazine deals bonus damage.
Luck in the Chamber icon.png Luck in the Chamber
One random bullet in the magazine causes considerable bonus damage.
Spray and Play icon.png Reactive Reload
Reloading this weapon after a kill grants a damage bonus for a short time.

Column 6[]

Upgrade Damage icon.png Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.

Column 7[]

Upgrade Damage icon.png Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.
Upgrade Damage icon.png Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.
Upgrade Damage icon.png Upgrade Damage
Increases Attack Power, allowing this weapon to cause more damage.

References[]

  1. Bungie (2014) Destiny Activision Blizzard.