May 9th Balance changes

#1tobruk545Posted 5/11/2012 3:55:11 PM
May 9, 2012

Shockwave Power
- Base damage increased from 200 to 300
- Base force increased from 600 to 700
- Rank 3 damage and force bonus increased from 20% to 25%
- Evolution 3 bonus to biotic combos increased from 50% to 65%

Incinerate Power
- Evolution 3 bonus damage-over-time increased from 40% to 50%

Lift Grenade
- Base damage increased from 500 to 750

Marksman Power
- Base cooldown decreased from 8 to 6 seconds

Adrenaline Rush Power
- Base cooldown decreased from 10 to 6 seconds

Ballistic Blade Power
- Fixed evolution 2 to increase the cone angle to 110 degrees instead of 360 degrees

Cerberus Centurion
- Reduced ideal range from target from 12 meters to 8 meters
- Reduced ideal max range from target from 40 meters to 35 meters
- (Silver) Increased max amount of shields regenerated from 50% to 60%
- (Silver) Reduced delay before shields start regenerating from 7.5 seconds to 7 seconds
- (Silver) Health increased from 1125 to 1240
- (Gold) Increased max amount of shields regenerated from 60% to 75%
- (Gold) Reduced delay before shields start regenerating from 6.5 seconds to 6 seconds
- (Gold) Health increased from 1687.5 to 1860
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#2JerichoEstacioPosted 5/11/2012 4:25:55 PM
Nooooo they fixed ballistic blades! Lol to the once 360 degree attack range
#3KaraSawaKnightPosted 5/11/2012 4:42:20 PM
4 seconds off of AR!? Thank you! My Human Soldier will be pleased. Ive been doin some work on him lately with just the Wraith and using AR to refill the clip. 4 shots with 2 of them being almost twice as strong allows me to solo Brutes/Banshees no problem even on Gold with the Shredder and Smart Choke mods. Not quite as effective on Geth though aside from the Pyros.
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#4AtzenkillerPosted 5/12/2012 2:17:48 AM
what's the effect of the range reduction? does it affect their accuracy or just who they'll target if there are 2 or more players near them?
#5JerichoEstacioPosted 5/12/2012 8:16:07 AM
I think it means that centurions would like to get closer to you before they attack.