Megawatt

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Megawatt
Megawatt.png
Type Heavy
Attribute Electric Electric
Weight Heavy
Default Fighter Icon-Min Min.png Min Min
Brand Brand5.svg


The Megawatt is a Heavy-type ARMS weapon with the Electric attribute.

Description[edit]

Appearance[edit]

Function[edit]

"Big! Strong! Heavy! High-powered! Electrified! What more do you want?! They're a bit slower than Megatons but pack just as much punch."
Official Description


  • A Rush will increase the weight class of the projectiles to S.Heavy for the duration of the attack.

Technical data[edit]

Damage[edit]

Uncharged Charged
110 120
Rush attack
First 55 50 40 25 5
Followup 5x5
Status Duration (Electric)
1.25 seconds

Frame data[edit]

Charge state Grounded Aerial
Extension speed Retraction speed Extension speed Retraction speed
Maximum duration (uncharged) 78 frames (1.3 sec. approx) 25 frames (0.42 sec. approx) 79 frames (1.32 sec. approx) 26 frames (0.43 sec. approx)
Maximum duration (charged) 87 frames (1.45 sec. approx) 25 frames (0.42 sec. approx) 88 frames (1.47 sec. approx) 26 frames (0.43 sec. approx)
Maximum duration (Rush) 81 frames (1.35 sec. approx) 24 frames (0.4 sec. approx) 82 frames (1.37 sec. approx) 25 frames (0.42 sec. approx)

Note: ARMS runs at 30 fps when in three or four player split screen, meaning all frame counts are halved.

Note: All frame data shown is tested using Spring Man.

Note: All frame data shown are from punches that do not contact the opponent and are started at the maximum range possible.


Gallery[edit]

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
 Japanese メガボルト
Mega Boruto
Mega Bolt
 Dutch Gigant Giant
 French Électrochoc Electric shock
 German Megawatt Megawatt
 Italian Megawatt Megawatt
 Russian Мегаватт
Megavatt
Megawatt
 Spanish Megavatio Megawatt

Version history[edit]

Version history
1.0.0 Added to game.
2.0.0 Shortened the amount of time necessary to return after being extended.
2.1.0 Improved curving performance.

Increased retraction speed.

3.0.0 Increased extension speed.
Increased expansion rate when extending.
Increased retraction speed.
Increased speed of charge attack.
Increased charge attack damage.
3.1.0 Increased extension speed.
3.2.0 Increased expansion rate when extending.

Increased extension speed.
Increased expansion rate of charge attacks.


Trivia[edit]