This is an overview of the Photon Arts in NGS. For a more in-depth look at each Photon Art, please visit the dedicated weapon type PA pages.

Swords

Icon Name Stat Lv.1 Obtain List Description Notes
UINGSPhotonArtSpiralEdge.png Spiral Edge
スパイラルエッジ
Power
PP
700
25
 ? A Sword Photon Art.
Perform an ascending slash as you spin.
Charging increases the Photon Art's damage.
The more you charge this, the more vertical slashes are performed.
UINGSPhotonArtTwistZapper.png Twist Zapper
ツイストザッパー
Power
PP
670
28
 ? A Sword Photon Art.
Perform a spinning attack towards the enemy.
Charging increases the number of spins and attacks.
Does several horizontal slashes that hit targets around you. Allows for horizontal movement.
UINGSPhotonArtStreakCalibur.png Streak Calibur
ストリークキャリバー
Power
PP
3200
35
 ? A Sword Photon Art.
Continuous activation allows for up to 3 powerful slashes.
Charging individual slashes makes them linger, dealing additional hits of damage.
Activate the PA again right after the previous slash to chain the next slash. Charging the PA leaves a lingering field from where the slash is performed, doing additional damage over time.

Knuckles

Icon Name Stat Lv.1 Obtain List Description Notes
UINGSPhotonArtSwiftRush.png Swift Rush
スウィフトラッシュ
Power
PP
750
23
 ? A Knuckle Photon Art.
Close the gap in an instant, and perform a rapid hit combo attack.
Rush forward, one-two punch, another one-two punch, then a multi-hit one-two punch before retreating. Between each of these punches you can interrupt the PA with other inputs.
UINGSPhotonArtThousandBlows.png Thousand Blows
サウザンドブロウ
Power
PP
1100
32
 ? A Knuckle Photon Art.
Barrage the enemy with countless punches, and finish with a single powerful strike.
The final strike is an uppercut with a delay before it. This delay allows you to move towards your target.
UINGSPhotonArtTriDrive.png Tri-Drive
トライドライブ
Power
PP
620
28
 ? A Knuckle Photon Art.
Perform a 3-attack combo consisting of a multi-hit dash and two jabs.

Assault Rifles

Icon Name Stat Lv.1 Obtain List Description Notes
UINGSPhotonArtRagingShot.png Raging Shot
レイジングショット
Power
PP
160
22
 ? An Assault Rifle Photon Art.
Fire a two-shot burst with explosive bullets.
Charge to instead fire a penetrating, multi-hit spiral shot.
Enemies that are hit with the piercing shot explode shortly after for additional damage.
UINGSPhotonArtHomingDart.png Homing Dart
ホーミングダート
Power
PP
240
24
 ? An Assault Rifle Photon Art.
Fires tracking bullets at locked on targets.
Shoots several homing bullets that track several targets near you. Also allows for horizontal movement.
UINGSPhotonArtBlazeShot.png Blaze Shot
ブレイズショット
Power
PP
260
20
 ? An Assault Rifle Photon Art.
Rapidly fire at a target while avoiding enemy attacks.
Continue holding down the Photon Art button to keep moving & firing while draining PP.
Allows you to glide while rapidly firing. Drains PP for as long as the button is held.

Twin Machine Guns

Icon Name Stat Lv.1 Obtain List Description Notes
UINGSPhotonArtBulletRave.png Bullet Rave
バレットレイヴ
Power
PP
620
22
 ? A Twin Machinegun Photon Art.
Fire in bursts at an enemy, then finish with a powerful cluster shot.
It is possible to input an action before the cluster shot fires to skip it. Can be charged.
UINGSPhotonArtAimlessRain.png Aimless Rain
エイムレスレイン
Power
PP
660
25
 ? Twin Machinegun Photon Art.
Violently rotate while firing bullets at surrounding enemies.
This PA has two parts, the first similar to PSO2's Hero TMG PA Final Storm, while the second is similar to PSO2's Gunner TMG PA Shift Period.
UINGSPhotonArtCloseBullet.png Close Bullet
クロースバレット
Power
PP
330
20
 ? A Twin Machinegun Photon Art.
Swiftly close the gap and fire powerful shots at close range.
Very similar to PSO2's Gunner TMG PA Satellite Aim. Can be charged.

Wand

Icon Name Stat Lv.1 Obtain List Description Notes
UINGSPhotonArtRapidSmash.png Rapid Smash
ラピッドスマッシュ
Power
PP
550
25
 ? A Wand Photon Art.
Dash at the enemy for a single powerful strike.
Charging increases the power of the attack.
Very similar to PSO2's Techer Wand PA Heavy Hammer, except this does not track vertically and only does a short lunge forward without a target.
UINGSPhotonArtWaveHit.png Wave Hit
ウェーブヒット
Power
PP
660
25
 ? A Wand Photon Art.
Perform two downward strikes, each generating a damaging shockwave that affect a wide area.
While the description suggests it hits the ground, this can be used in midair; the shockwave comes from the Wand itself.