The Starfield Ashta Tamer won’t “tame” the Ashta menace so much as “annihilate” them with extreme prejudice.
The Ashta Tamer appears at first to be a lever-action rifle or shotgun. Unfortunately, we have yet to see this particular weapon in action, but it’s very clear from its name that the Ashta Tamer originates from Akila City – a location beset on all sides by the vicious alien creatures, the Ashta.
Ashta Tamer overview
The Starfield Ashta Tamer is a Rifle found in the Settled Systems. Manufactured by Allied Armaments, the Ashta Tamer Starfield weapon has a credit value of 2450, and a mass of 4.2.
Ashta Tamer stats
The Ashta Tamer deals 16 Physical damage per hit.
As a weapon which specializes in Physical damage, the Ashta Tamer is boosted by the Heavy Weapons Certification skill.
Fire rate: 76
The Ashta Tamer has a baseline fire rate of 76, though the speed at which you reload will ultimately determine how close you can get to this rate of fire. Accuracy determines the spread of your gun, with lower accuracy weapons having more spread than others. Some ammunition and magazine weapon mods can drastically alter the rate of fire, accuracy and effective range of any weapon, so it’s worth experimenting with the Ashta Tamer weapon mods to make the Rifle better fit your playstyle.
Without modification, Ashta Tamer comes with 2 mod slots.
Ashta Tamer mods
To really make the most of your Ashta Tamer weapon, you’ll want to head to a weapon workstation and install some Ashta Tamer weapon mods. You may need to complete some Starfield research projects first, and get your hands on some Starfield resources, but weapon mods will massively enhance your firearms, and your playstyle.
The Ashta Tamer has a total of 2 mod slots with which you can customize your weapon.
Here are all the compatible Ashta Tamer weapon modifications:
No weapon mods have yet been confirmed for this weapon.
Where to find Ashta Tamer
You can find base and upgraded versions of the Ashta Tamer randomly in a number of containers, as loot from defeated enemies, and in several NPC inventories. Bear in mind, many weapons will not spawn unless you have reached a specific Starfield level. So, if you visit any of the below and can’t find the weapon, check back later once you’re a higher level.
You can purchase or find the Ashta Tamer in the following Starfield locations: