This will create multiple homing balls all around an opponent, and when its done they will all collide at once on top of them. Individually each ball is weak, but all together it can be extremely devastating to most people. The more energy you get the more balls you can make at once.
Use the Settings verb to change how many balls to make, between 1 and your max. Scatter shot will attempt to target the person you are sensing if they are within range
Scattershot icons can also be customized to one's liking. Just like beam, you can use some of the in-game blast icons to use as your scattershot or a custom icon to one's indivisual liking.