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Badges
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Badge tourist 01.png Exploration V badge TourismBadge.png Exploration
Badge history 01.png History V badge HistoryBadge.png History
Badge stature 01.png Accomplishment V badge StatureBadge1.png Accomplishment
Badge count 10.png Achievement V badge10BadgeBadge.png Achievement
Badge anniversary 1.png Accolades Badge anniversary cov.png Accolades
V badge BattleDomeBadge.png Gladiator V badge BattleDomeBadge.png Gladiator
Badge vr months 003.png Veteran Badge vr months 003.png Veteran
BA Vanguard Medal.png Bonuses BA Megalomaniac.png Bonuses
Badge sgitem.png SG Exploration Badge sgitem.png VG Exploration
Badge sgitem.png SG Achievement Badge sgitem.png VG Achievement

Summary of City of Heroes badges that give in-game effects or powers.

Badges with Permanent Bonuses[]

Badge phalanx set 01.png Freedom Phalanx Reserve Member[]

Effects[]

BA Phalanx Reserve.png Freedom Phalanx Reserve +10% Max Health
Earning Membership into the Freedom Phalanx Reserve has granted you a permanent increase to your Max Hit Points by 10%.

Requirements[]

Badge tourist 01.png Regal Badge   Exploration   Boomtown (-448, 42, 2170)explanation of coordinates
Badge tourist 01.png Brawler Badge   Exploration   Galaxy City (-1184, 63, -936)
Badge tourist 01.png Vigorous Badge   Exploration   Independence Port (-1615, 80, -1872)
Badge tourist 01.png Summoned Badge   Exploration   Kings Row (-940.5, -41.7, 2977.4)
Badge tourist 01.png Keen Sighted Badge   Exploration   Kings Row (-2175.9, 97.0, 1142.5)
Badge tourist 01.png Purifier Badge   Exploration   Skyway City (-1085, -16, -7612)
Badge tourist 01.png Nimble Mynx Badge   Exploration   Steel Canyon (-2428, 48, -3408)
Badge history 01.png Authority Badge   History   Visit 5 history plaques:
  1. Talos Island (1777, 22, 7843)
  2. Independence Port (910, 100, -4175)
  3. Independence Port (-1035, 36, -2441)
  4. Dark Astoria (3420, 46, 3038)
  5. Terra Volta (351, 196, -3605)
Badge villain freakshow.png Tank Buster Badge   Defeats   Defeat 100 Freakshow Tanks
Badge villain clockwork.png Gearsmasher Badge   Defeats   Defeat 100 Clockwork Gears that spawn after a Clockwork Prince is defeated
Badge villain nemesis.png Unveiler Badge   Defeats   Defeat 100 Fake Nemesis

Badge dimensional set 01.png Portal Jockey[]

Effects[]

BA Poortal Jockey.png Portal Jockey Self: +5% Health +5 Endurance
As a Portal Jockey, you have been granted you a permanent increase to your Max Hit Points and Max Endurance by 5%.

Requirements[]

Badge tourist 01.png Multidimensional Badge   Exploration   Exploration badge in a Maria Jenkins mission
Badge tourist 01.png Shrouded Badge   Exploration   Exploration badge in a Tina Macintyre mission
Badge history 01.png Scholastic Badge   History   Visit 3 history plaques:
  1. Founders' Falls (1725, -8, 2400)
  2. Brickstown (-229, 8, -370 )
  3. Brickstown (-3463, 4, 2062)
Badge villain praetorians.png Dimensional Warder Badge   Achievement   Defeat the Praetorian Earth's evil version of the Freedom Phalanx: Anti-Matter, Battle Maiden, Black Swan, Bobcat, Chimera, Diabolique, Dominatrix, Infernal, Malaise, Marauder, Mother Mayhem, Neuron, Nightstar, Shadowhunter, and Siege

Badge atlas set 01.png Received the Atlas Medallion[]

Effects[]

BA Atlas Medallions.png The Atlas Medallion +5 Max Endurance
Earning The Atlas Medallion has granted you a permanent increase to your Max Endurance by 5.

Requirements[]

Badge tourist 01.png Top Dog Badge   Exploration   Atlas Park (134, 314, -340)
Badge history 01.png Pupil Badge   History   Visit 5 history plaques:
  1. Atlas Park (511, 5, -1151)
  2. Galaxy City (-752, 5, -1550)
  3. Kings Row (-170, -42, -1467)
  4. Kings Row (-400, 4, 1760)
  5. Perez Park (-1174, -29, 2252)
Badge stature 02.png Spelunker Badge   Accomplishment   Finish the Rescue Fortune Teller mission
from Dr. Trevor Seaborn, Hugo Redding, or Haley Philips
Badge villain council.png The Silver Bullet Badge   Defeats   Defeat 100 Council Werewolves
Badge villain council.png The Slayer Badge   Defeats   Defeat 100 Council Vampyri

Badge task force set 01.png Task Force Commander[]

Effects[]

BA Task Force Cmmndr.png Task Force Commander Self: +5% Max Health
As a Task Force Commander, you have been granted a permanent increase to your Max Hit Points by 5%.

Requirements[]

Badge task force 01.png Positron's Ally Badge   Accomplishment   Complete Positron's Task Force
Badge task force 02.png Synapse's Cohort Badge   Accomplishment   Complete Synapse's Task Force
Badge task force 03.png Penelope Yin's Friend   Accomplishment   Complete the Penelope Yin Task Force

or

Badge task force 03.png Sister Psyche's Comrade   Accomplishment   Complete the Sister Psyche Task Force
Badge task force 04.png Citadel's Assistant Badge   Accomplishment   Complete Citadel's Task Force
Badge task force 05.png Manticore's Associate Badge   Accomplishment   Complete Manticore's Task Force
Badge task force 06.png Numina's Compatriot Badge   Accomplishment   Complete Numina's Task Force

Invention Badges with Bonuses[]

Extra Salvage Storage[]

The following badges add 2 to your personal salvage inventory, for a total of 20 extra salvage objects:

Badge auction seller villain.png Scrounger Badge   Achievement   Sell 50 salvage at Wentworths.
Badge crafter 3.png Despoiler Badge   Achievement   Craft 2 level 25 and 2 level 30 Common Debuff enhancements (Defense Debuff, To Hit Debuff, Taunt, Confuse).
Badge crafter 3.png Rebuilder Badge   Achievement   Craft 6 level 25 and 6 level 30 Common Heal enhancements plus one additional level 25 or level 30.
Badge crafter 3.png Protector Badge   Achievement   Craft 6 level 25 and 6 level 30 Common Mitigation enhancements (Defense Buff, Resist Damage, Intangible).
Badge crafter 3.png Charming Badge   Achievement   Craft 6 level 25 and 6 level 30 Common Mez enhancements (Sleep, Snare, Hold, Stun, Immobilize, and Fear) plus one additional level 25 or level 30.
Badge crafter 3.png Nuclear Powered Badge   Achievement   Craft 7 level 25 and 7 level 30 Common Endurance enhancements (Endurance Modification and Endurance Reduction) plus one additional level 25 or level 30.
Badge crafter 3.png Hit-Man Badge   Achievement   Craft 8 level 25 and 8 level 30 Common Rate of Fire enhancements (Recharge Rate and Interrupt Time) plus one additional level 25 or level 30.
Badge crafter 3.png Colonel Badge   Achievement   Craft 8 level 25 and 8 level 30 Common Accuracy enhancements (Accuracy and To Hit Buff) plus one additional level 25 or level 30.
Badge crafter 3.png Warhead Badge   Achievement   Craft 8 level 25 and 8 level 30 Common Damage enhancements (Damage and Knockback) plus one additional level 25 or level 30.
Badge crafter 3.png Wanderer Badge   Achievement   Craft 8 level 25 and 8 level 30 Common Travel enhancements (Run Speed, Jump, Fly Speed, and Range) plus one additional level 25 or level 30.

Extra Recipe Storage[]

These badges add 1 space to your personal recipe inventory, for a total of 9 extra recipes:

Badge crafter 5.png Retrograde Badge   Achievement   Craft 3 level 45 and 3 level 50 Common Debuff enhancements (Defense Debuff, To Hit Debuff, Taunt, Confuse) plus one additional level 45 or level 50.
Badge crafter 5.png Reanimator Badge   Achievement   Craft 9 level 45 and 9 level 50 Common Heal enhancements plus one additional level 45 or level 50.
Badge crafter 5.png Defensive Badge   Achievement   Craft 9 level 45 and 9 level 50 Common Mitigation enhancements (Defense Buff, Resist Damage, Intangible) plus one additional level 45 or level 50.
Badge crafter 5.png Mesmerizer Badge   Achievement   Craft 11 level 45 and 11 level 50 Common Mez enhancements (Sleep, Snare, Hold, Stun, Immobilize, and Fear) plus one additional level 45 or level 50.
Badge crafter 5.png Perpetual Badge   Achievement   Craft 12 level 45 and 12 level 50 Common Endurance enhancements (Endurance Modification and Endurance Reduction) plus one additional level 45 or level 50.
Badge crafter 5.png Sharpshooter Badge   Achievement   Craft 14 level 45 and 14 level 50 Common Rate of Fire enhancements (Recharge Rate and Interrupt Time) plus one additional level 45 or level 50.
Badge crafter 5.png General Badge   Achievement   Craft 14 level 45 and 14 level 50 Common Accuracy enhancements (Accuracy and To Hit Buff) plus one additional level 45 or level 50.
Badge crafter 5.png Lord of War Badge   Achievement   Craft 14 level 45 and 14 level 50 Common Damage enhancements (Damage and Knockback plus one additional level 45 or level 50.)
Badge crafter 5.png Nomad Badge   Achievement   Craft 14 level 45 and 14 level 50 Common Travel enhancements (Run Speed, Jump, Fly Speed, and Range) plus one additional level 45 or level 50.

Extra Auction Slots[]

Each badge in this group adds 1 slot at the consignment house, for a total of 5 extra slots:

Badge auction seller 04.png Merchant Badge   Achievement   250 total sales of any kind on at Wentworths.
Badge auction seller 06.png Retailer Badge   Achievement   1000 total sales of any kind at Wentworths.
Badge auction seller 08.png Auctioneer Badge   Achievement   3000 total sales of any kind at Wentworths.
Badge auction seller 10.png Black Marketeer Badge   Achievement   5000 total sales of any kind at Wentworths.
Badge auction seller 12.png Power Seller Badge   Achievement   7000 total sales of any kind at Wentworths.

Badges with Activatable Powers[]

Badge magus set 01.png Archmage[]

Effects[]

BA Eye Of The Magus.png Eye of the Magus Self: +Resistance(All but Psionics) +Defense(All but Psionics) -Speed, -Recharge, -Accuracy
When you activate the Eye of the Magus, you are granted a very high bonus to Defense (50%) and Damage Resistance (30%) for one minute. You can only activate the Eye of the Magus once every 25 minutes.

Requirements[]

Badge tourist 01.png Dark Mystic Badge   Exploration   Dark Astoria (1678, 5.5, 2833)
Badge tourist 01.png Faultless Mystic Badge   Exploration   Faultline (821.5, 95.5, -1154.5)
Badge tourist 01.png Mystic Badge   Exploration   Brickstown (-593, 32, 1378)
Badge tourist 01.png Mystic King Badge   Exploration   Kings Row (-376.2, 70.5, 245.0)
Badge villain banished.png Banisher Badge   Defeats   Defeat 200 Banished Pantheon Spirit Masks
Badge villain carnival.png Illusionist Badge   Defeats   Defeat 500 Carnival of Shadows Illusionists
Badge villain cot.png Soul Binder Badge   Defeats   Defeat 100 Circle of Thorns mages
Badge villain tsoo.png Tracer Badge   Defeats   Defeat 100 Tsoo Sorcerers

Badge crey set 01.png Conspiracy Theorist[]

Effects[]

BA Crey Pistol.png Crey CBX-9 Pistol Ranged Moderate Damage over Time(Cold) Foe: Immobilize -Speed -Recharge
The Crey CBX-9 Pistol immobilizes your target in an icy trap. Deals some damage over time and slightly Slows the target's attack and movement speed even if they break free from the Immobilization. The Crey Cryo Pistol is extremely accurate, but it can only fire once every 25 minutes.

Requirements[]

Badge tourist 01.png Bird Watcher Badge   Exploration   Galaxy City (-1099, 48, -2264)
Badge tourist 01.png Crey Fish Badge   Exploration   Eden (-1787, 0, 4550)
Badge tourist 01.png Crey Havoc Badge   Exploration   Independence Port (-441, 2, -271)
Badge tourist 01.png Crey Watcher Badge   Exploration   Crey's Folly (1080, 0, 2320)
Badge stature 10.png The Doctor's Ally Badge   Accomplishment   Finish the Investigate the hacker known as The Doctor mission for Gordon Stacy in Brickstown
Badge villain crey.png Infiltrator Badge   Achievement   Defeat 100 Crey Paragon Protectors

Badge field crafting.png Field Crafter[]

Effects[]

Veteran SummonPet.png Portable Workbench Special
You can use this power to summon a portable worktable. It will allow you and your teammates to craft recipes while 'in the field' instead of needing to return to your base or the university to do so. It can be used once per hour and lasts for 5 minutes every time it is summoned.

Requirements[]

See Gaining the Field Crafter Badge

Badge croatoa geas of the kind ones.png Geas of the Kind Ones[]

Effects[]

BA Geas Of Kind Ones.png Geas of the Kind Ones Self: +Recharge, + Recovery, +Accuracy, -Defense
You have uncovered the secrets of Croatoa and have been awarded the Geas of the Kind Ones. Like most supernatural gifts, the Geas is both a blessing and a curse. By using it you can greatly increase your recharge speed, Endurance recovery, and Accuracy for 1 minute. However, your Defense will be severely reduced.

Requirements[]

Badge croatoa cabalist.png Cabalist Badge   Accomplishment   Complete Katie Hannon's Task Force
Badge croatoa cabalist.png Bane of Dannan Badge   Accomplishment   Defeat 333 Tuatha de Dannan
Badge croatoa believer.png Believer Badge   Achievement   Defeat Sally twice
Badge croatoa cap buster.png Cap Buster Badge   Achievement   Defeat 333 Red Caps
Badge croatoa giant killer.png Giant Killer Badge   Achievement   Defeat Jack in Irons
Badge croatoa Banisher.png Haunted Badge   Achievement   Defeat 333 Croatoa Ghosts
Badge croatoa pumpkin king.png Pumpkin King Badge   Achievement   Defeat Eochai
Badge croatoa pumpkin master.png Pumpkin Master Badge   Achievement   Defeat 333 Fir Bolg
Badge croatoa spellbinder.png Spellbinding Badge   Achievement   Defeat 333 Cabal witches

Badge rikti war set 01.png Vanguard[]

Effects[]

BA Vanguard Medal.png Vanguard Medal Self +Special
When activated, your Vanguard Medal will double the duration of all your Disorient, Hold, Immobilize, Fear, Confuse and Sleep powers. Knockback distance is also increased. The effect of this boost will last for 1 minute. You can only activate the Vanguard Medal once every 25 minutes.

Note: This will make powers that normally do knock-down instead do knock-back.

Requirements[]

Badge tourist 01.png Portal Parter Badge   Exploration   Peregrine Island (3045, 0, 1287)
Badge tourist 01.png Ace Badge   Exploration   Rikti War Zone (1359.5, 293.2, -273.5)
Badge history 01.png Savant Badge   History   Visit 5 history plaques:
  1. Founders' Falls (4244, 3, 3689)
  2. Crey's Folly (7227, 37, -554)
  3. Crey's Folly (2566, 4, 2683)
  4. Eden (-2817, -23, 2962)
  5. Eden (-1313, 12, 4486)
Badge villain lost.png Finder Badge   Achievement   Defeat 100 Lost Bosses
Badge villain rikti.png Zookeeper Badge   Achievement   Defeat 1000 Rikti Monkeys

Badge event rikti invasion.png Watchman[]

Effects[]

Temporary PVP BuffDefense.png Elusive Mind Self: +Defense (Psionic), +Resistance (Psionic)
You have gained the ability to deflect and protect yourself from mental invasions of all sorts. By focusing your mind using this technique, you gain strong defense against Psionic attacks and are moderately resistant to Psionic damage while this power is active. It lasts for 60 seconds per use. Recharge: Very Long

Requirements[]

Badge villain new rikti.png Bomb Specialist Badge   Achievement    Defeat 25 Rikti UXB's during a Rikti Invasion
Badge villain new rikti.png Chief Badge   Achievement    Defeat 10 Rikti Heavy Assault Suits during a Rikti Invasion
Badge villain new rikti.png Sentry Badge   Achievement    Defeat 100 Rikti during a Rikti Invasion

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