Lato Vandal
Mastery Level 1
Type Semi-Automatic Pistol
Base Damage 30.0
Base Firing Rate 5.0
Accuracy 23.0
Base Clip Size 15
Base Ammo Size 210
Base Critical Chance 7.5%
Polarities 18px
A special version of the standard LATO pistol with a slower fire rate but offering higher accuracy and damage values. The LATO VANDAL has been customized by the Tenno with a blue-green metallic finish, and Lotus branding on the grips.

–In-Game Description

This special item was given to closed beta testers upon the transition to Open beta, and won't be available again.



  • Good Base Damage.
  • Good Fire Rate.
  • Has one 18px Polarity slot.


  • No obvious disadvantages.

Weapon LoadoutsEdit

Main article: Category:Lato Vandal Build

See the user build section for builds using this weapon.


  • It was released on Update 7.
  • Comes augmented with a catalyst and its own inventory slot.
  • Can easily be treated as pocket sized Latron due to its rate of fire, accuracy, and its damage.
  • Will be outperformed by more specialised guns in certain areas, but is still one of the best general purpose sidearms.


Weapons{Compare All}
Primary Weapons
Rifles BratonBraton VandalMK1-BratonBoltorBurstonGrakataGorgonLatronLatron Prime
Shotguns BoarHekStrun
Special DreadParisSnipetronVulkar
Side Arms
Single BoltoBroncoFurisKrakenLatoLato PrimeLato VandalLexSicarusViper
Dual AfurisAkboltoAklatoDual BroncosTwin Vipers
Thrown DespairKunai
Melee Weapons
Short AnkyrosCeramic DaggerDark DaggerFuraxHeat Dagger
Long AmphisBoCronusDark SwordEther SwordHeat SwordJaw SwordMachete
MirePangolin SwordPlasma SwordSkanaSkana Prime
Dual Dual CleaversDual EtherDual Heat SwordsDual SkanaDual ZorenEther DaggersFang
Thrown GlaiveKestrel
Heavy FragorGramHateOrthosReaper PrimeScindo
Skins BrokkManticoreDagger Axe (Zoren)Dagger Axe (Scindo)