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March Update: Artifact Changes

Hail Protectors! Below you'll find all of the artifact related changes for this update, including changes to amplifiers and keywords.


Augment Balance

  • The point where flat Augments are surpassed by per-level Augments is now different between each Attribute.
  • Attack Damage: Gold Flat is 2.41 (was 1.8), Gold Scaling is 0.3 (Scaling matches Flat @ Level 8)
  • Attack Speed: Gold Flat is 1.87% (was 1.4%)
  • Attack Pen: Gold Flat is 1.8
  • Attack Lifesteal: Gold Flat is 1.2% (was 0.9%)
  • Critical Chance: Gold Flat is 1.8%
  • Health: Gold Flat is 24 (was 18), Gold Scaling is 3 (Scaling matches Flat @ Level 8)
  • Attack Armor: Gold Flat is 3.9 (was 3.16), Gold Scaling is 0.39 (was 0.53) (Scaling matches Flat @ Level 10)
  • Power Armor: Gold Flat is 3.9 (was 3.16), Gold Scaling is 0.39 (was 0.53) (Scaling matches Flat @ Level 10)
  • Movement: Gold Flat is 3.02 (was 2.11)
  • Power Damage: Gold Flat is 4.21 (was 3.16), Gold Scaling is 0.53 (Scaling matches Flat @ Level 8)
  • Power Pen: Gold Flat is 1.8
  • Power Lifesteal: Gold Flat is 1.68% (was 1.26%)
  • Cooldown: Gold Flat is 1.87%, Gold Scaling is 0.23% (Scaling matches Flat @ Level 8)

General Artifact Notes

  • The Recycle Keyword has changed to a flat +30 True Damage to drones below 20% health (was 100% Base Attack Damage as True Damage to drones below 25% health).
  • Many Default Amplifier Sets have been updated to include Nil Artifact with the Recycle Mod.
  • You may now purchase additional Amplifier sets in-game! No longer do you have to be restricted to 3 sets!

Health Vial

Rank 1

  • Sellback Value reduced from 25 to 15.

Rank 2

  • Sellback Value reduced from 50 to 35.

Rank 3

  • Sellback Value reduced from 100 to 65.

Will Vial

Rank 1

  • Sellback Value reduced from 25 to 15.

Rank 2

  • Sellback Value reduced from 50 to 35.

Rank 3

  • Sellback Value reduced from 100 to 65.

Modular Tektite Vial

Rank 1

  • Sellback Value reduced from 50 to 35.

Rank 2

  • Sellback Value reduced from 100 to 65.

Rank 3

  • Sellback Value reduced from 175 to 115.

Blue Scarab

  • Blue Scarab: Reversed the tiers that Charged Attack and Charged Armor unlock. Charged Attack is now on Tiers 2 and 3, Charged Armor is now only on Tier 3. Charged Armor:
  • Charged Armor: Reduced Power Armor steal to 3 per stack (was 5).
  • The Altered Blue Scarab mod now increases the Charged Armor Power Armor steal to 5 per stack (was 7).

Fragment of Mogo

  • Burning Core: Increased Cooldown to 90s (was 60s), reduced initial Power Damage to 50 (was 100) and damage over time reduced to 30 (was 40) decaying to 15 (was 20).

Doctor Destiny's Dreamstone

Rank 2

  • Power Armor reduced from 10 to 5.

Rank 3

  • Power Armor reduced from 20 to 15.
  • Will Regen increased from 12 to 14.
  • Power Damage reduced from 20 to 15.

Rank 4

  • Will Regen increased from 16 to 20.
  • Power Damage reduced from 60 to 30.
  • Item cost reduced from 3250 to 3000.
  • Sellback cost reduced from 2440 to 2250.

Gorilla Grodd's Helmet

Rank 1

  • Max Will has been increased from 50 to 100.
  • Will Regen has been removed.

Rank 2

  • Max Will has been increased from 100 to 200.
  • Will Regen has been reduced from 8 to 2.
  • This artifact now offers 10 Power Armor.
  • Upgrade item cost increased from 500 to 750.
  • Sellback value has been increased from 375 to 656.

Rank 3

  • Max Will has been increased from 150 to 300.
  • Will Regen has been reduced from 12 to 6.
  • This artifact now offers 20 Power Armor.
  • Upgrade cost increased from 1000 to 1500.
  • Sellback value increased from 750 to 1125.

Rank 4

  • Max Will has been increased from 200 to 400.
  • Will Regen has been reduced from 20 to 10.
  • This artifact now offers 30 Power Armor.
  • Upgrade cost increased from 1750 to 2250.
  • Sellback value changed from 1315 to 1690.

Medusa's Mask

  • Medisys now grants 75 health upon leveling instead of 150.

Rank 1

  • Max Health removed from artifact.
  • Health Regen increased from 3 to 6.
  • This artifact now offers 4 Will Regen.

Rank 2

  • Max health removed from artifact.
  • Health Regen increase from 6 to 10.
  • This artifact now offers 8 Will Regen.

Rank 3

  • Max health removed from artifact.
  • Health Regen increased from 9 to 14.
  • This artifact now offers 12 Will Regen.

Rank 4

  • This artifact now offers 250 Max Health.
  • Health Regen increased from 12 to 14.
  • Will Regen increased from 10 to 12.
  • Upgrade cost increased from 1500 to 1750.
  • Sellback value increased from 1125 to 1315.

Pandora's Box

  • Blood Spirit: Reduced Slow to 20% (was 30%), reduced duration to 3s (was 5s), slightly increased the Spirit's movement speed.

Rank 4

  • Power Damage reduced from 55 to 50.

Ra’s al Ghul’s Robe

Rank 1

  • Sellback value reduced from 940 to 415.

Rank 2

  • Sellback value reduced from 2065 to 910.

Speed Force Battery

Speed Force Battery is getting a few changes to dial back its power while preserving its utility for frequently usable re-positioning, especially when used offensively.

  • Speed Force Battery now cannot be used for 10 seconds after taking damage (up from 3s.) It was too easy to use this to escape fights gone bad.
  • The range has been reduced to 500 (was 600).

Rank 1

  • Movement speed reduced from 15 to 10.

Rank 2

  • Movement speed reduced from 20 to 15.
  • Upgrade cost increased from 2000 to 2250. Sellback value increased from 1500 to 1690.