If you like a certain weapon in Cyberpunk 2077, you can upgrade it to make it even better. The upgrade can improve certain characteristics of this weapon, such as damage, attack speed, range and others. Here’s how you can upgrade your weapons in the game.
How to upgrade your weapons in Cyberpunk 2077
To upgrade weapons in Cyberpunk 2077, open your Inventory , go to Crafting , and select the Upgrades tab at the top. Upgrades require Item Components depending on the level and rarity of your weapon. If you have an iconic weapon, you can improve its stats even further. For example, I was able to upgrade my Tier 5+ Rasetsu Sniper Rifle to Tier 5++, but it cost me a whopping 200 Tier 5 item components.
Where to find item components in Cyberpunk 2077
There are five levels of item components available in the game. Higher levels are harder to find, so I advise you to spend them wisely. Here are four different ways to obtain item components in Cyberpunk 2077:
- Loot from Dead Enemies : After you kill a group of enemies, be sure to check their bodies. for item components, as well as some other useful items.
- Loot from Crates : By completing quests and exploring Night City, you will find random loot crates or boxes containing useful equipment, such as item components.
- Disassemble equipment . You can salvage unwanted clothes and weapons from your inventory. Higher level equipment gives better item components.
- Craft Item Components : You can craft high level components by spending some low level components in the Crafting menu.