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Badges
Hero Villain
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 Villains badges that give in-game effects or powers.

Badges with Permanent Bonuses[]

V badge BornInBattle.png Born in Battle[]

Effects[]

BA Poortal Jockey.png Born in Battle Self: +Max Health, +Max Endurance
You've proved yourself as Born in Battle, adding 5% to both your Endurance and Hit Point totals.

Requirements[]

V badge TakenDamageBadge.png Unbreakable Badge   Achievement   Receive 10 million damage
V badge StatureBadge6.png Exterminator Badge   Accomplishment   Complete mission from Timothy Raymond in Nerva Archipelago
V badge BattleDomeBadge.png Lanista Badge   Achievement   Win a gladiator match
V badge TourismBadge.png Triumphant Badge   Exploration   Warburg (228, 274, 33)explanation of coordinates
V badge GhostTrappingBadge.png Pirate Badge   Achievement   Trap 10 Ghosts in Port Oakes
V badge TimeSpentBadge.png Raider Badge   Achievement   Spend 5 hours in Siren's Call
V badge TourismBadge.png Primal Instinct Badge   Exploration   Nerva Archipelago (2304, -110, 798)
V badge HistoryBadge.png Swashbuckler Badge   History   Visit 4 history plaques:
  1. Port Oakes (-3113, 207, -1550)
  2. Bloody Bay (605, 0, -150)
  3. Siren's Call (-942, -157, 200)
  4. Nerva Archipelago (3795, 18, 7726)

V badge HighPainThreshold.png High Pain Threshold[]

Effects[]

BA Phalanx Reserve.png High Pain Threshold +Max HP
You've got an incredibly High Pain Threshold, an after effect of which is that your hit points are 10% greater than normal.

Requirements[]

V badge StatureBadge6.png Bad Luck Badge   Accomplishment   Complete the The Unlucky Artifacts mission from Hard Luck
Badge debt 01.png Deathless Badge   Achievement   Pay off 1.2 million debt
V badge TourismBadge.png Freak of Nature Badge   Exploration   Sharkhead Isle (1229, 90, -2,183)
V badge FamilyBadge.png Gangbuster Badge   Achievement   Defeat 200 Marcone bosses
V badge TourismBadge.png Locked and Loaded Badge   Exploration   Nerva Archipelago (3286, 126, 3645)
V badge HistoryBadge.png Technofreak Badge   History   Visit 3 history plaques:
  1. Cap au Diable (923, 21, -1422)
  2. Cap au Diable (-2428, 224, -932)
  3. Cap au Diable (2345, 3, 1544)
V badge ArachnosBadge.png Spider Smasher Badge   Achievement   Defeat 200 Wolf Spiders (non rogue).

V badge MayhemInvader.png Invader[]

Effects[]

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

Requirements[]

V badge TourismBadge.png Global Threat Badge   Exploration   Level 5-9 Atlas Park Mayhem Mission (1542.8, 0.0, 660.5)
V badge TourismBadge.png King Maker Badge   Exploration   Level 11-14 Kings Row Mayhem Mission (-252, -42, -2515)
V badge TourismBadge.png Road Raged Badge   Exploration   Level 16-19 Skyway City Mayhem Mission (-646.5, 41.8, -4030.9)
V badge TourismBadge.png Steel Worker Badge   Exploration   Level 21-24 Steel Canyon Mayhem Mission (-4599.9, 0.3, 1497.6)
V badge TourismBadge.png Tyrannical Badge   Exploration   Level 26-29 Independence Port Mayhem Mission (-1211.4, -24.1, -2701.9)
V badge TourismBadge.png Talon of Talos Badge   Exploration   Level 31-34 Talos Island Mayhem Mission (-1438.6, 160.0, 6876.9)
V badge TourismBadge.png Brickhouse Badge   Exploration   Level 36-39 Brickstown Mayhem Mission (-161.4, 0.5, -147.3)
V badge TourismBadge.png Anarchist Badge   Exploration   Level 41-44 Founder's Falls Mayhem Mission (3801.9, 4.3, 2687.2)
V badge TourismBadge.png Gate Crasher Badge   Exploration   Level 45-50 Peregrine Island Mayhem Mission (-1153.7, 0.5, -3079.0)

V badge Marshall.png Marshal[]

Effects[]

BA Atlas Medallions.png Marshal Self: +5 Max Endurance
You've been awared the title of Marshal For your Service to Arachnos. This has given you a 5 increase to Endurance.

Requirements[]

V badge FreedomPhalanxBadge.png Annihilator Badge   Achievement   Defeat future Freedom Phalanx during Lord Recluse's Strike Force
V badge HistoryBadge.png Arachnos Rising Badge   History   Visit 5 history plaques:
  1. Sharkhead Isle (762.9, 32, -374)
  2. St. Martial (457, 34, 1233)
  3. Warburg (-1038, 99.5, -822)
  4. Grandville (1729.5, -459, 1514.5)
  5. Grandville (2766, -340, 793)
V badge StatureBadge3.png Paragon of Vice Badge   Accomplishment   Complete mission from Willy Wheeler in Cap Au Diable
V badge SnakeBadge.png The Mongoose Badge   Achievement   Defeat 50 Snakes
V badge TourismBadge.png The Next Big Thing Badge   Exploration   Mercy Island (-1215, 239, -153)
V badge TourismBadge.png Weapon of Mass Destruction Badge   Exploration   Warburg (-768, 144, 0)

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 the Black Market.
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 the Black Market.
Badge auction seller 06.png Retailer Badge   Achievement   1000 total sales of any kind on the Black Market.
Badge auction seller 08.png Auctioneer Badge   Achievement   3000 total sales of any kind on the Black Market.
Badge auction seller 10.png Black Marketeer Badge   Achievement   5000 total sales of any kind on the Black Market.
Badge auction seller 12.png Power Seller Badge   Achievement   7000 total sales of any kind on the Black Market.

Badges with Activatable Powers[]

V badge Demonic.png Demonic[]

Effects[]

BA Eye Of The Magus.png Demonic Aura Self: +Resistance(All but Psionics) +Defense(All but Psionics) -Speed -Recharge -Accuracy
The spirit of a demon resides within you. Bringing it to the surface of your mind can make you highly resistant to all types of damage for a short time. You mustn't let the demon inside you out for too long, however, or it just may cost you your mortal soul.

Requirements[]

V badge IceDemonBadge.png Coldhearted Badge   Achievement   Defeat 250 Circle of Thorns cold demons
V badge HistoryBadge.png Lorekeeper Badge   History   Visit 4 history plaques:
  1. Mercy Island (-902, 96, -378)
  2. Port Oakes (-1550, 35, 1945)
  3. Cap au Diable (-1712, 0, -1108)
  4. Sharkhead Isle (-832, 0, -402)
V badge TourismBadge.png Overlord Badge   Exploration   Grandville (1358, -441, -596.5)
V badge StatureBadge5.png Soul Taker Badge   Accomplishment   Complete mission from Archmage Tarixus in Sharkhead Isle
V badge TourismBadge.png Forged by Hellfire Badge   Exploration   Sharkhead Isle (1970, 64, -192)

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

V badge MayhemForceOfNature.png Force of Nature[]

Effects[]

BA Geas Of Kind Ones.png Force of Nature Self: +Recharge, + Recovery, +Accuracy, -Defense
You have shown yourself as a true Force of Nature, and been bestowed with the fury of the elements. Like most supernatural gifts, the Force of Nature 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[]

V badge MayhemVandal.png Vandal Badge   Achievement   Destroy 25 Hydrants, 25 Mailboxes, 25 Newspaper stands, and 25 Pay phones during Mayhem Missions
V badge MayhemHeroSlayer.png Hero Slayer Badge   Achievement   Defeat 100 heroes in Mayhem Missions
V badge MayhemImpounder.png Impounder Badge   Achievement   Destroy 200 cars during Mayhem Missions
V badge LongbowBadge.png Villain Badge   Achievement   Defeat 1000 Longbow members
V badge MayhemOutlaw.png Outlaw Badge   Achievement   Defeat 1000 Paragon Police Department members
V badge MayhemSafeCracker.png Safecracker Badge   Achievement   Open 10 safe doors in Mayhem Missions
V badge MayhemFireBug.png Firebug Badge   Achievement   Complete 10 arson side missions during Mayhem Missions (only final bomb clicker gets credit)

V badge HeadlineStealer.png Headline Stealer[]

Effects[]

BA Crey Pistol.png Stolen Immobilizer Ray Ranged, Moderate DoT(Energy), Foe: Immobilize, -Speed, -Recharge
In your crime spree, you have acquired an Immobilizer Ray. You're not sure where it came from, but it sure is useful for stopping foes in their tracks.

Requirements[]

V badge StatureBadge9.png Couch Potato Badge   Accomplishment   Finish mission for The Television in Grandville
V badge DemonDefeatBadge.png Electrician Badge   Achievement   Defeat 100 Gremlins in Cap Au Diable
V badge ScrapyarderBadge.png Strike Buster Badge   Achievement   Defeat 200 Scrapyarders in Sharkhead Isle
V Badge Deathsurge.png Surging Badge   Achievement   Defeat Deathsurge
V badge TourismBadge.png Crooked Politician Badge   Exploration   Bloody Bay (2265, 137, -832)
V badge TourismBadge.png Master of the Airwaves Badge   Exploration   Grandville (2726, 734, 1043)
V badge TourismBadge.png Crimelord Badge   Exploration   St. Martial (-896, 9, -1496)

V badge Megalomaniac.png Megalomaniac[]

Effects[]

BA Megalomaniac.png Megalomaniac Self: +Special
You've wanted more control and now you have it. Activating this power increases the power of all of your Sleeps, Holds, Immobilize, and Confuse for 60 seconds. You can only activate it once every 25 minutes.

Requirements[]

V badge StrikeforceSerafinaBadge.png Crystal Keeper Badge   Accomplishment   Complete Ice Mistral's Strike Force
V badge TourismBadge.png Last Stand Badge   Exploration   Recluse's Victory (1083, 0, -136)
V badge TourismBadge.png Triumphant Badge   Exploration   Warburg (228, 274, 33)
V badge ShivanBadge.png Man in Black Badge   Achievement   Defeat 200 Shivans
V badge StatureBadge4.png Strikebreaker Badge   Accomplishment   Complete the Bust the Dockworkers Strike mission assigned by Lorenz Ansaldo

Badge event rikti invasion.png Watchman[]

Effects[]

Temporary PVP BuffDefense.png Elusive Mind Self: +Defense (Psionic), +Resistence (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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