Max Weapon Proficiency

#1AbissalSSPosted 10/24/2009 3:42:20 AM

Anyone know what is max weapon proficiency ? or if there even is one ? ..i tought it would be 10...but now my shotgun is allready 11. tnx.

#2sk8punkNWPosted 10/24/2009 3:44:16 AM
It's popular belief that the max is level 50, but no one has reached the end, to my knowledge anyway.
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#3BMC_ArchangelPosted 10/24/2009 3:49:03 AM
i am passing 40. my guess is 50, i dont think it will hit 100 but it might.
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#4AbissalSS(Topic Creator)Posted 10/24/2009 3:54:45 AM

ok tnx a lot . btw how does weapon proficiency grow ? xp gained by killing with current weapon / number of kills with current weapon / or shots fired with it . I'm basicly wondering if you can raise 2/3 weapons to max prof.

#5Liquid_capsulePosted 10/24/2009 3:59:54 AM
I've assumed it raises with kills, though I'm only guessing, maybe critical hits factor in as well.
#6iAMrynePosted 10/24/2009 4:10:50 AM
I've always guessed it raises with how good the enemy is, as after boss fights, I've gotten several level ups on a gun, and I also got level ups on a gun when a friend killed an enemy I didn't touch.
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#7BMC_ArchangelPosted 10/24/2009 4:20:13 AM
it seems the harder the enemy is to kill for you the more you get for it. at level 50 i got next to nothing when killing level 30s with my revolver at 0 but killed a level 48 and when up one and ahalf.
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#8VistarPosted 10/24/2009 5:19:17 AM
it's got to have something to do with exp gained also, you can drag along a lvl one with you to a later stage and kill stuff to level them up and they will gain proficiency without firing a shot.

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#9ethicalanalisysPosted 10/24/2009 5:24:37 AM
it's 50, I'm 50 with rifles and shotguns and they won't go any higher then that.
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#10SentientVirusPosted 10/24/2009 5:30:20 AM
This is a paraphrase from a loading tip:

Proficiency goes up with the number of enemies killed with said weapon.

However as a sidenote, since I play as a Siren: Must be careful that if you're using elemental weapons not to allow the "burn", "electricutable", "corrosive", "explosive" damage kill them.