The Illuminator has the Illune alloy in his gun. Discovered after a meteor shower if you become exposed to the cosmic rays of this nugget it leads you to hallucinate and have your darkest secrets revealed. The Illuminator was able to re-purpose the metal into a gun. The other gun he uses is the N-gun which shoots flexi expanding net because most who are exposed to the I-ray try to outrun their secrets and as we all know you can run but you can't hide from THE ILLUMINATOR!!!