Mr. Fungi / Ms. Fungal
Found at the Vendor, the Mr. Fungi is one of the earliest weapons that gets unlocked at the store for Ratchet and Rivet. Once you’ve used Mr. Fungi enough to hit Level 5, it’ll become the Ms. Fungal.
To purchase and upgrade the Mr. Fungi, you’ll need to go to the green icon on any planet map. As you level-up the weapon, more upgrades will become available.
Mr. Fungi Official Description
“Tired of being the lift of the party? Mr. Fungi is here to help! He’ll attack your enemies so hard that they might forget you even exist and focus entirely on him!”
Ms. Fungal Official Description
“Mr. Fungi and Ms. Fungal attack enemies and potentially distract them.”
Mr. Fungi Controls
- Half-pull R2 to show the throwing arc.
- Full-pull R2 to the throw a Mr. Fungi.
How to Unlock and Upgrade the Mr. Fungi
The Mr. Fungi is one of the earliest weapons that you can buy and unlock in the Vendor’s store, costing 3,000 bolts.
Coming in the second wave of weapons that become available, Mr. Fungi is the first companion weapon that you can get.
At the Vendor, you’ll also be able to buy upgrades for the Mr. Fungi, with there being a total of 38 purchasable upgrades, costing one Raritanium apiece.
Mr. Fungi Parameters
The initial form of the Mr. Fungi has the following parameters:
- Power: 1 of 5
- Range: 2 of 5
- Speed: 3 of 5
- Duration: 5 of 5
Mr. Fungi / Ms. Fungal Upgrades
At Level 5, 38 paid upgrade cells become available, with each cell costing one Raritanium. Getting the blue upgrades around the gold cells will unlock the upgrades for free, with there being 11 cells across the three gold upgrades.
Blue upgrade tiles:
- Fungi Annoyance x12 (whichever enemy Mr. Fungi targets becomes more likely to target him back)
- Fungi Fire Rate x16 (Mr. Fungi fires faster)
- Fungi Shot Count x10 (increase how many times Mr. Fungi can fire)
Gold upgrade tiles:
- Toxic Spore Cloud x4 (when Mr. Fungi leaves, he emits a toxic cloud in the area)
- Max Fungis x3 (deploy two Fungis at once)
- Max Ammo x4 (increase max ammo by 2)
Level 5 Mr. Fungi (Ms. Fungal)
By using the Mr. Fungi, you’ll eventually level it up to Level 5, turning it into the Ms. Fungal, which has 38 upgrade cells available.
At 100 per cent complete, and Level 5, the Ms. Fungal boasts full bars for its key parameters of Fungi Shot Count, Fungi Fire Rate, and Fungi Annoyance.
The Ms. Fungal throws a pod containing floating companion Fungi into the area, which emerge and then fires upon enemies. Those spawned from a Ms. Fungal throw will also draw the attention of enemies while shooting them.