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Gadgets

Dictate the course of battle with ingenious mechanical weapons and tools. Characters with the gadget power will find themselves pulling out all manner of devices from their pockets and pouches. On the front lines, a well-placed gadget will help you control not only the enemy but the battlefield itself. Gadget characters are crafty and use their heads to place their devices strategically to achieve victory.

Specializing in Crowd Control abilities, Gadgets is a Power Set available for a character during Character Creation.


TacticsEdit

Slip through the shadows and employ cunning tactics to manipulate the battlefield!
Specializing in this tree grants +5% Critical Attack Damage and +1 Stealth.

Control Role :  In the Controller role you gain 350 Vitalization, your Dominance is increased by 100% and the strength of all Controller effects is significantly magnified.

Player versus Player: The following rules take effect in PVP arenas: The Health restoration effect of Anesthetic and Power restoration effect of Battle Drone are reduced. Passive damage and damage over time effects have reduced damage or duration against players. No bonus Vitalization is gained in Control Role. In Damage role, EMP Pulse and Paralyzing Dart will not deal heavy damage when used immediately after unstealthing or using Distract. Also in Damage role, triggering the Power refund advanced mechanic also triggers Interrupt vulnerability.

Power Description Cast
Tier 1

Taser Pull

Throw a taser line around your target, damaging, stunning, and pulling it toward you.

Power Interactions : Electrifies enemies, making them vulnerable to Electrified Power Interactions.
Control Role : Restores Power to group members over time
Damage Role : While Battle Awareness is active, enemies restore Power to you when hit by this ability.
Increases all damage by 35% until the hit. counter resets.

250

Tier 2

Fear Gas

Spray fear gas to Panic enemies and cause damage over time.

Vulnerable to Interrupt
Power Interactions : Inflicts Burning on Electrified enemies; Burning or Electrified enemies will explode, while Frostbitten enemies may become encased.
Damage Role : While Battle Awareness is active, enemies restore Power to you when hit by this ability.
Increases all damage by 35% until the hit counter resets.

300

Stealth

Cloak your movements in secrecy, enabling special stealth attacks:

Buffs: 5% Dodge (2s), 5% Evasion (2s), 60% Critical Ability Attack Chance (0.5s), 60% Critical Attack Chance (0.5s)
Stealth is removed on zone and is Usable in Combat.

Defibrillator

With a jolt, instantly revitalize your group's three most fatigued members, restoring Power. Also increase your Might and Precision for a short time.

Damage Role : Increases all damage by 35% until the hit counter resets.
Applies +77 Might and +62 Precision for 6 seconds.

300

Tier 3 [Requires level 8]

Bunker Buster

Call down a barrage of rockets, incinerating enemies within the area. Enemies caught in the barrage can be heavily damaged, stunned, rooted, and knocked down.

50% Supercharge Cost

50% SC

Battle Display

Survey the battlefield for enemy weak points through a heads up display, and heal yourself over time.

Usable While Controlled : Vulnerable to Interrupt
Damage Role : Activating the display grants you Battle Awareness. Increases all damage by 40% until the hit counter resets.

275

Battle Drone

Deploy an automated drone that bombards enemies, damaging and knocking them down. The Battle Drone also revitalizes your group, restoring Power over time. When the Battle Drone is knocked out, it will instantly revitalize you and nearby group members, restoring Power.

35% Supercharge Cost

35% SC

Tier 4 [Requires level 12]

Gauss Grenade

Toss a charged grenade that zaps enemies with a high-intensity electrical burst, damaging and stunning them.

Usable While Controlled : Controller Debuff
Power Interactions : Electrifies enemies, making them vulnerable to Electrified Power Interactions. Frostbitten enemies take additional damage.
Control Role : Reduces enemy defenses.
Damage Role : While Battle Awareness is active, enemies restore Power to you when hit by this ability.
Increases all damage by 45% until the hit counter resets.

325

Cryo-Foam

Blast subzero foam at your enemies, causing damage over time and rooting them in place.

Controller Debuff
Power Interactions : Inflicts Burning on Electrified enemies to cause damage over time.
Inflicts Frostbite to make enemies vulnerable to freezing effects, while Frostbitten enemies may be rooted or encased
Burning or Electrified enemies will explode.
Control Role : Grounds the target and reduces their ability to heal.
Damage Role : While Battle Awareness is active, enemies restore Power to you when hit by this ability.
Increases all damage by 45% until the hit counter resets.

350

Tier 5 [Requires level 16]

Neural Neutralizer

Activate a protective barrier that affects nearby enemies' synaptic systems, stunning and damaging them at point-blank range.

Usable While Controlled
Power Interactions : Dazed enemies take additional damage
Damage Role : Increases all damage by 50% until the hit counter resets.
Damage Prevention = 100% Dominance + 100% Restoration

395

Paralyzing Dart

Throw a dart at your target, releasing a paralyzing toxin to damage and stunning it and nearby enemies.

Vulnerable to Interrupt : Weapon Mastery Crit Excluded : Controller Debuff
Power Interactions : Dazed enemies take additional damage.
Enemies take heavy damage when Paralyzing Dart is used immediately after unstealthing, using Distract, or applying three different power interactions from the following super powers:
Cryo-field, Cryo-Foam, Fear Gas, Gauss Grenade, Napalm Grenade, Stasis Field, Sticky Bomb, Taser Pull or Vortex Cannon
Control Role : Reduces the target's damage output and removes Damage role buffs.
Damage Role : While Battle Awareness is active, enemies restore Power to you when hit by this ability.
Increases all damage by 50% until the hit counter resets.

350

Cryo-field

Use an experimental hypothermic device to envelop yourself in a freezing aura that damages enemies over time. On initialization, the device also stuns and damages nearby enemies.

Power Interactions : Inflicts Burning on Electrified enemies to cause damage over time. Inflicts Frostbite to make enemies vulnerable to freezing effects, while Frostbitten enemies may be rooted or encased.
Burning or Electrified enemies will explode.
Damage Role : While Battle Awareness is active, enemies restore Power to you when hit by this ability.
Increases all damage by 50% until the hit counter resets.

350

DevicesEdit

Employ a variety of dangerous contraptions to bring down your foes.
Specializing in this tree grants +1% Critical Attack Chance and +35 Power.

Control Role :  In the Controller role you gain 350 Vitalization, your Dominance is increased by 100% and the strength of all Controller effects is significantly magnified.

Player versus Player: The following rules take effect in PVP arenas: The Health restoration effect of Anesthetic and Power restoration effect of Battle Drone are reduced. Passive damage and damage over time effects have reduced damage or duration against players. No bonus Vitalization is gained in Control Role. In Damage role, EMP Pulse and Paralyzing Dart will not deal heavy damage when used immediately after unstealthing or using Distract. Also in Damage role, triggering the Power refund advanced mechanic also triggers Interrupt vulnerability.

Power Description Cast
Tier 1
Sticky Bomb

Deploy a device that sticks to enemies and detonates, damaging your target and knocking it up into the air. Enemies near your target are stunned and knocked away.

Power Interactions : Dazes enemies, making them vulnerable to dazing effects.
Control Role : Restores Power to group members over time.
Damage Role : While Battle Awareness is active, enemies restore Power to you when hit by this ability.
Increases all damage by 35% until the hit counter resets.

250

Tier 2
Intimidation

Use an Intimidation Modulator to intimidate your foes, empowering your attacks to deal additional damage and sometimes cause enemies to cower, stunning them.

Attack Buff
Damage Role : While Battle Awareness is active, further empowers Paralyzing Dart and EMP Pulse to deal additional damage over time.
Increases all damage by 35% until the hit counter resets.

250

Holographic Decoy

Trigger a holographic decoy to intercept some of your incoming damage and to taunt enemies. On initialization, the deployment stuns nearby enemies.
Transfers 25% of incoming damage to decoy.

Grants Ability: Self-Destruct Signal
Trigger your Holographic Decoy or Suppressor Turret to self-destruct once their firing cycle ends (unless affected by irresistible control effects).
Also detonates any nearby Implosion Mines or Thermite Mines.

250

Distract

Smash a smoke capsule that prevents incoming damage and protects against control effects for a short time. Enemies are detaunted and compelled to seek other targets.

Usable While Controlled
Damage Role : While Battle Awareness is active, activating this ability Restores Power to you.
Increases all damage by 35% until the hit counter resets.
Damage Prevention = 100% Dominance + 100% Restoration

250

Tier 3 [Requires level 8]
Anesthetic

Initialize a local anesthetic that prevents incoming damage, rapidly regenerates Health, and protects against control effects for a short time.

Usable While Controlled : 35% Supercharge Cost
Damage Prevention = 100% Dominance + 100% Restoration

35% SC
Suppressor Turret

Deploy a mobile turret armed with a range of ammunition.
Hold the Suppressor Turret button for three seconds to banish it.

Power Interactions : Inflicts Burning to make enemies vulnerable to burning effects.
Control Role : Fires either cryogenic rounds to Frostbite enemies, making them vulnerable to freezing, stun grenades or taser line to Electrify enemies, making them vulnerable to Electrified power effects, or a Stasis Encasement to damage an enemy over time.

325

Asphyxiation Gas

Deploy a canister of gas that suffocates enemies within its area of effect, stunning and causing heavy damage over time.

Usable While Controlled : 50% Supercharge Cost

50% SC

Tier 4 [Requires level 12]
Vortex Cannon

Assault the senses of your enemies with a vortex of air, light, and sound, damaging, knocking down, and possibly stunning them.

Controller Debuff
Power Interactions : Dazes enemies, making them vulnerable to dazing effects. Dazed enemies take additional damage.
Control Role : Reduces the target's damage output and removes Damage role buffs.
Damage Role : While Battle Awareness is active, enemies restore Power to you when hit by this ability.
Increases all damage by 45% until the hit counter resets.

300

Stasis Field

Trap your target inside a force field, causing damage over time.

Controller Debuff
Power Interactions : Crushes enemies, making them vulnerable to crushing effects.
Control Role : Reduces enemy defenses.
Damage Role : While Battle Awareness is active, enemies restore Power to you when hit by this ability.
Increases all damage by 45% until the hit counter resets.

300

Tier 5 [Requires level 16]
Napalm Grenade

Toss a grenade at your enemies that explodes, knocking them down and catching them on fire.

Controller Debuff
Power Interactions : Inflicts Burning on enemies to cause damage over time.
Frostbitten or Electrified enemies take additional damage.
Control Role : Stuns up to two enemies. Reduces the target's ability to heal.
Damage Role : While Battle Awareness is active, enemies restore Power to you when hit by this ability.
Increases all damage by 50% until the hit counter resets.

350

Photon Blast

Bombard your target with a powerful photonic ray, damaging and stunning it.
If the target is below 35% health, the attack deals extra damage.

Vulnerable to Interrupt
Damage Role : Increases all damage by 50% until the hit counter resets.

350

EMP

Activate an electromagnetic pulse bomb, stunning and damaging nearby enemies.

Vulnerable to Interrupt : Weapon Mastery Crit Excluded
Power Interactions : Electrified enemies take additional damage.
Enemies take heavy damage when EMP Pulse is used immediately after unstealthing, using Distract, or applying three different power interactions from the following super powers:
Cryo-field, Cryo-Foam, Fear Gas, Gauss Grenade, Napalm Grenade, Stasis Field, Sticky Bomb, Taser Pull or Vortex Cannon
Damage Role : While Battle Awareness is active, enemies restore Power to you when hit by this ability.
Increases all damage by 50% until the hit counter resets.

350

Advanced Mechanic ExampleEdit

Gadgets's Advanced Mechanic can be achieved by using 3 different power interactions.

  1. Cast Battle Display to activate Battle Awareness for power regeneration
  2. Cast Distract
  3. Cast either EMP or Paralyzing Dart which cause massive damage after Distract; regenerates power while Battle Awareness is active
  4. Cast Sticky Bomb to Daze opponent; regenerates power while Battle Awareness is active
  5. Cast Cryo-Foam to inflict Frostbite on opponent; regenerates power while Battle Awareness is active
  6. Cast Gauss Grenade to Electrify opponent; regenerates power while Battle Awareness is active
  7. Cast either EMP Pulse or Paralyzing Dart which cause massive damage due to 3 different interactions; regenerates power while Battle Awareness is active

Gadgets Power InteractionsEdit

Interaction Powers
Electrifies enemies Gauss Grenade, Taser Pull
Control Role: Suppressor Turret
Iconic : Word of Power
Inflicts Burning Thermite Mine, Napalm Grenade, Suppressor Turret
Iconic : Heat Vision
Inflicts Frostbite Cryo-Foam, Cryo-field
Control Role: Suppressor Turret
Iconic : Freezing Breath
Dazes enemies Sticky Bomb, Vortex Cannon
Iconic : Gag Glove
May Root or Encase Frostbitten enemies Fear Gas, Cryo-field, Cryo-Foam
Additional damage if cast after Distract, Intimidation or unstealthing Paralyzing Dart, EMP Pulse
Additional damage after 3 different Gadgets Interaction starters Paralyzing Dart, EMP Pulse
Activates Battle Awareness Battle Display
Regenerates Power while Battle Awareness is active Cryo-field, Cryo-Foam, Fear Gas, Gauss Grenade, Paralyzing Dart, Taser Pull, Distract, EMP Pulse, Napalm Grenade, Stasis Field, Sticky Bomb, Vortex Cannon
Gadgets Encasement Stasis Field, Suppressor Turret (Control Role)
Additional damage to Dazed enemies Neural Neutralizer, Paralyzing Dart, Vortex Cannon
Iconic : Gag Glove
Additional damage to Frostbitten enemies Gauss Grenade, Napalm Grenade
Additional damage to Electrified enemies  Napalm Grenade, EMP Pulse
Inflicts Burning on Electrified enemies Fear Gas, Cryo-Foam, Cryo-field
Explodes Burning or Electrified enemies Fear Gas Cryo-Foam, Cryo-field

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