Picking up alien weapons

#1 Posted by ndivirgilio (121 posts) -

I did a research of an item and it says that i am now allowed to pick up and use an aliens weapon in a figt, how do i do that? And does my soldier keep it after the fight?

#2 Posted by F1tsy (21 posts) -

I believe that just applies if you stun the alien since the weapons seems to be destroyed the moment you kill the aliens. I´ve yet to see any recovered weapon, that i know of, and probably wont since i finished the game after completing it.

#3 Posted by Avenger1324 (16344 posts) -
The only way to get intact alien weapons is to stun them. Despite the wording in the research there is no way to actually pick up a weapon mid-mission - you need to complete it and return to base to change any soldier equipment.