These pistols feature mechanisms that automatically alter a bullet's trajectory in order to keep an enemy off balance.
Betelgeuse is a low to mid-ranked gun that provides 22 Attack and 5% Critical. It requires the Guns 3 license to use, and can be bought for 5,400 gil at Mt Bur-Omisace, Jahara, Nalbina Fortress, and Rabanastre.
In the Zodiac versions, it now provides 22 Attack, 10 Evade, 50 CT, 5% critical rate, and requires the Guns 3 license for 60 LP. It can be bought in Eruyt Village and Mt Bur-Omisace for 4,500 gil, found as a treasure in the Paramina Rift (Karydine Glacier), Tchita Uplands (Uazcuff Hills) and Trial Mode Stage 47 (with Diamond Armlet), or dropped by Barmuu (1% chance). It can be equipped by the Machinist.
The Betelgeuse Customs are a Rank 10 weapon for Sazh, obtained by using a Dark Matter as a catalyst material on Procyons. The Betelgeuse Customs begin at level 15 with a strength of 104 and a magic of 60, up to a maximum of 260 strength and a magic of 138 at level 41. They also have the passive ability Stagger Maintenance II and the synthesis ability Gestalt. They require 246,740 exp to be leveled up to level 41.
Betelgeuse is a level 30 gun that provides -341 HP, +75 Bravery, +36 Attack, -2 Defense, and Assist Gauge Duration +15%. It can be obtained from the shop by trading 44,690 gil, Valiant, and an Aged Turtle Shell.
A relic from another world miraculously discovered in functional condition, and thus coveted by researches and collectors alike. The firepower of this piston is guaranteed to inflict enough damage to pierce through an average piece of armor. On the other hand, the fascinating otherworldly methods so obviously used to create it make any repairs on it extremely difficult. Therefore, owners of this weapon should always handle it with the utmost care.
Betelgeuse is the second brightest star in constellation Orion and eighth brightest star in the night sky.