This article contains information about the discontinued game, Pirates of Legend.
The content of this article will not be implemented into the current project, Pirates Online Rewritten.

Hot Shot is an ammunition type for firearms (Blunderbuss, Pistol, Musket) using phospherous pellets or coated bullets. This talent can be purchased with experience points and starts at Level 14. Each level purchased increases the amount of damage done. 

Hot Shot does reduced damage to ghosts, but bonus damage to living animals, humans, and undead.