its special ability where headshot kills reward faster reloads does not work if the enemy died to DoT status procs eg slash procs.
too bad the nagantaka has a 90% slash bias and 34% status chance, easily 100% when modded.
mind boggling design choice to say the least. the passive needs to be changed. either let DoT's count for the passive, or let it trigger on any headshot (even non kills)
speed up base reload and change the passive to reward bonus crit chance.
this is a bett