Traits refers to the special bonus effects available on equipment for rarity orange and higher. These bonuses affect the way weapons and consumable items the hero uses during missions function. Unlike properties, traits have a set percentage on their effects.
Each equipment type has an unique set of traits.
Melee Weapon traits[edit | edit source]
Traits found on melee weapons affect attacks, stamina and career cooldowns.
|Heroic Intervention1||Assisting an ally under attack restores 15 temporary health to both players.|
|Off Balance||Blocking an attack increases the damage the attacker takes by 20% for 5.0 seconds.|
|Opportunist||Increases push strength by 50% when used against an attacking enemy.|
|Parry||Timed blocks reduce stamina cost by 100%.|
|Resourceful Combatant||Melee critical strikes reduce the cooldown of your Career Skill by 5%. Effect can only trigger once every 4 seconds.|
|Swift Slaying||Critical hits increase attack speed by 20% for 5.0 seconds.|
Ranged Weapon Traits[edit | edit source]
Traits found on ranged weapons affect attacks, ammunition/overcharge and stamina.
|Barrage3||Consecutive attacks against the same targets boosts attack power by 5.0% for 5.0 seconds.|
|Conservative Shooter||Headshots replenish 1.0 ammo|
|Heat Sink4,5||Critical hits refund the overcharge cost of the attack.|
|Hunter6||Critical hits increase attack power by 25% against targets with the same armor class for a short time.|
|Inspirational Shot7||Headshots restore stamina to nearby allies.|
|Resourceful Sharpshooter||Ranged critical hits reduce the cooldown of your Career Skill by 5%. Effect can only trigger once every 4 seconds.|
|Scrounger||Critical hits restore 5% of maximum ammunition. Can trigger once per attack.|
|Thermal Equalizer4||Weapon generates 20.0% less overheat.|
3 This effect stacks up to 5 times.
4 Only appears on Sienna's staves and Bardin's Drakefire weapons
5 Not always working on armored enemy body shots, even when the crit does damage.
6 This effect lasts 10 seconds.
7 Restores 1 stamina (half a shield).
Necklace traits[edit | edit source]
8 This damage reduction is calculated after other effects such as career perks.
Charm traits[edit | edit source]
Trinket traits[edit | edit source]
|Explosive Ordinance||Increases grenade explosion radius by 50.0%.|
|Grenadier||25.0% chance to not consume grenade on use.|
|Shrapnel||Grenades cause hit enemies to take 20.0% increased damage for 10.0 seconds.|
Re-rolling equipment traits[edit | edit source]
Re-rolls the trait for a piece of equipment. Will yield a random trait available to the equipment type.