The Apparition is a unique and powerful revolver in Cyberpunk 2077 Phantom Liberty that offers both style and substance. Whether you’re a long-time player or a newcomer to Night City, this guide will provide you with all the details you need to acquire and master this exceptional firearm.


Weapon Overview: Apparition


  • Type: Revolver
  • Damage: 70-85
  • Rate of Fire: 150 RPM
  • Ammo Type: Heavy Rounds
  • Special Features: High accuracy, Armor-piercing rounds

Unique Features

  • High Accuracy: The Apparition boasts pinpoint accuracy, making it ideal for long-range engagements.
  • Armor-Piercing Rounds: This revolver can penetrate armor, allowing you to deal with heavily armored enemies more effectively.

How to Acquire the Apparition


  1. Level Requirement: Level 25
  2. Street Cred: 35
  3. Mission: Complete Transmission, and the side mission “War Pigs” with Corpo Background

To start your journey toward acquiring the Apparition in Cyberpunk 2077 Phantom Liberty, you’ll first need to unlock the side mission called “War Pigs.” This mission becomes available if you have chosen the Corpo-Rat background. Once the mission is accessible, your first task is to complete the mission “Transmission” and wait for a call from Frank, who will provide you with the mission details.

As you navigate through the mission objectives, you’ll eventually be led to a confrontation with Frank. After defeating him, you’ll find the Apparition on his body. Pick it up to add this powerful tech pistol to your arsenal.

Note: Failing the puzzle will trigger an alarm, but you can still fight your way to the vault and acquire the weapon.

Modding and Customization

Recommended Mods

  • Pacifier: Increases the weapon’s accuracy.
  • Phantom: Increases the rate of fire.


  • Long Barrel: Extends the weapon’s effective range.
  • Laser Sight: Improves aim and accuracy.

Gameplay Tips

  • Long-Range Combat: Utilize the Apparition’s high accuracy for long-range engagements.
  • Armor-Piercing: Take advantage of the armor-piercing rounds when facing heavily armored enemies.