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Overview[]

Energy Assault is one of the powersets. It is a Dominator secondary powerset in City of Villains.

Focus pure energy into deadly melee attacks and powerful projectiles. The impact of the melee powers can often disorient opponents, while the velocity of the ranged projectiles can send your enemies flying.

Power Tables[]

Dominator[]

The Energy Assault powerset is available as a secondary set for Dominators. The following table shows which powers are available and at what level:

Power Level Effect
EnergyAssault PowerBolt.png Power Bolt 1 Ranged, Minor Damage(Energy/Smash), Foe: Knockback
EnergyAssault BoneSmasher.png Bone Smasher 2 Melee, High Damage(Smash/Energy), Foe: Disorient
EnergyAssault PowerPush.png Power Push 4 Ranged Minor Damage(Energy/Smash), Foe: High Knockback
EnergyAssault PowerBlast.png Power Blast 10 Ranged, Moderate Damage(Energy/Smash), Foe: Knockback
EnergyAssault PowerBoost.png Power Boost 16 Self +Special
EnergyAssault WhirlingHands.png Whirling Hands 20 Point Blank Area of Effect Melee, Moderate Damage(Smash/Energy)
EnergyAssault TotalFocus.png Total Focus 28 Melee, Extreme Damage(Energy/Smash), Foe: Disorient
EnergyAssault SniperBlaster.png Sniper Blast 35 Sniper, Superior Damage(Energy/Smash), Foe: Knockback
EnergyAssault PowerBurst.png Power Burst 38 Close, High Damage(Energy/Smash), Foe: Knockback

Powers[]

The following are powers in the Energy Assault powerset.

EnergyAssault BoneSmasher.png Bone Smasher[]

This melee attack can be slow, but it compensates by dealing a good amount of damage and having a better chance to disorient than Energy Punch.

Damage High Damage(Smash/Energy)
Recharge Moderate
Minimum Level V archetypeicon dominator.png 2 (Dominator)
Effects Melee, Foe: Disorient
Enhancements TO Training Endurance Cost.png Reduce Endurance Cost
TO Training Attack Rate.png Increase Attack Rate
TO Training Disorient Duration.png Enhance Disorient Duration
TO Training Accuracy.png Enhance Accuracy
TO Training Damage.png Enhance Damage


EnergyAssault PowerBlast.png Power Blast[]

A much more powerful, yet slower version of Power Bolt. Power Blast sends a focused beam of energy at a foe that can knock him back.

Damage High Damage(Energy/Smash)
Recharge Moderate
Minimum Level V archetypeicon dominator.png 10 (Dominator)
Effects Ranged, Foe Knockback
Enhancements TO Training Endurance Cost.png Reduce Endurance Cost
TO Training Range.png Enhance Range
TO Training Attack Rate.png Increase Attack Rate
TO Training KnockBack Distance.png Enhance Knockback Distance
TO Training Damage.png Enhance Damage
TO Training Accuracy.png Enhance Accuracy
Set Categories Knockback, Ranged Damage

EnergyAssault PowerBolt.png Power Bolt[]

A quick attack that rapidly hurls small bolts of energy at foes, sometimes knocking them down. Fast, but little damage.

Damage Moderate Damage(Energy/Smash)
Recharge Fast
Minimum Level V archetypeicon dominator.png 1 (Dominator)
Effects Ranged, Foe Knockback
Enhancements TO Training Endurance Cost.png Reduce Endurance Cost
TO Training Range.png Enhance Range
TO Training Attack Rate.png Increase Attack Rate
TO Training KnockBack Distance.png Enhance Knockback Distance
TO Training Damage.png Enhance Damage
TO Training Accuracy.png Enhance Accuracy
Set Categories Knockback, Ranged Damage

EnergyAssault PowerBoost.png Power Boost[]

Greatly boosts the secondary effects of your powers. Your powers' effects like heals, defense buffs, endurance drains, disorients, holds, immobilizes, knockbacks and more, are all improved. The effects of Power Boost last a short while, and only the next couple of attacks will be boosted.

Recharge Long
Minimum Level V archetypeicon dominator.png 16 (Dominator)
Effects Self +Special
Enhancements TO Training Endurance Cost.png Reduce Endurance Cost
TO Training Attack Rate.png Increase Attack Rate


EnergyAssault PowerBurst.png Power Burst[]

A short range, but devastating attack.

Damage High Damage(Energy/Smash)
Recharge Slow
Minimum Level V archetypeicon dominator.png 38 (Dominator)
Effects Close, Foe: Knockback
Enhancements TO Training Endurance Cost.png Reduce Endurance Cost
TO Training Attack Rate.png Increase Attack Rate
TO Training Range.png Enhance Range
TO Training KnockBack Distance.png Enhance Knockback Distance
TO Training Accuracy.png Enhance Accuracy
TO Training Damage.png Enhance Damage


EnergyAssault PowerPush.png Power Push[]

This ranged attack deals little damage, but sends the target flying for a great distance.

Damage High Damage(Energy/Smash)
Recharge Moderate
Minimum Level V archetypeicon dominator.png 4 (Dominator)
Effects Ranged, Foe High Knockback
Enhancements TO Training Endurance Cost.png Reduce Endurance Cost
TO Training Range.png Enhance Range
TO Training Attack Rate.png Increase Attack Rate
TO Training KnockBack Distance.png Enhance Knockback Distance
TO Training Damage.png Enhance Damage
TO Training Accuracy.png Enhance Accuracy
Set Categories Knockback, Ranged Damage

EnergyAssault SniperBlaster.png Sniper Blast[]

A focused blast that can travel great distances with high accuracy. This is a sniper attack, and is best fired from a distance, as it can be interrupted.

Damage Superior Damage(Energy/Smash)
Recharge Slow
Minimum Level V archetypeicon dominator.png 35 (Dominator)
Effects Sniper, Foe: Knockback
Enhancements TO Training Endurance Cost.png Reduce Endurance Cost
TO Training Interrupt Time.png Reduce Interrupt Time
TO Training Attack Rate.png Increase Attack Rate
TO Training Range.png Enhance Range
TO Training KnockBack Distance.png Enhance Knockback Distance
TO Training Accuracy.png Enhance Accuracy
TO Training Damage.png Enhance Damage

EnergyAssault TotalFocus.png Total Focus[]

Total Focus is complete mastery over Energy Melee. This melee attack is a very slow, but incredibly devastating attack that can knock out most opponents, leaving them disoriented. Due to the exhausting nature of Total Focus, recharge time is very long.

Damage Extreme Damage(Energy/Smash)
Recharge Long
Minimum Level V archetypeicon dominator.png 28 (Dominator)
Effects Melee, Foe Disorient
Enhancements TO Training Endurance Cost.png Reduce Endurance Cost
TO Training Disorient Duration.png Enhance Disorient Duration
TO Training Attack Rate.png Increase Attack Rate
TO Training Damage.png Enhance Damage
TO Training Accuracy.png Enhance Accuracy
Set Categories Stuns, Melee Damage
Dominator Archetype Sets Ascendency of the Dominator

EnergyAssault WhirlingHands.png Whirling Hands[]

By focusing your energy into the muscles in your arms, you can launch a dizzying flurry of attacks against every foe in melee range. Some foes may be hit hard enough to be disoriented as well.

Damage Moderate Damage(Smash/Energy)
Recharge Slow
Minimum Level V archetypeicon dominator.png 20 (Dominator)
Effects Melee Point Blank Area of Effect
Enhancements TO Training Endurance Cost.png Reduce Endurance Cost
TO Training Attack Rate.png Increase Attack Rate
TO Training Disorient Duration.png Enhance Disorient Duration
TO Training Accuracy.png Enhance Accuracy
TO Training Damage.png Enhance Damage

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