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Overview[]

The Force Field powers give you the ability to create shells of energy that protect yourself and your allies from various forms of damage and harm. Force Fields do not reduce damage, but reduced your allies chance of getting hit in the first place. Force Field is a primary powerset for Defenders and a secondary powerset for Controllers and Masterminds.

Power Tables[]

Primary[]

The Force Field powerset is available as a primary set for Defenders. The following table shows which powers are available and at what level:

Power Level Effect
ForceField PersonalForceField.png Personal Force Field 1 Toggle: Self +Def, Res(All)
ForceField DeflectionShield.png Deflection Shield 1 Ranged, Ally +DEF(Smash, Lethal, Melee), Res(Toxic)
ForceField ForceBolt.png Force Bolt 2 Ranged, Minor DMG(Smash), Foe Knockback
ForceField InsulationShield.png Insulation Shield 6 Ranged, Ally +DEF(Fire, Cold, Energy, Negative, Ranged, AoE), Res (End Drain)
ForceField RefractionShield.png Detention Field 8 Ranged, Foe Capture (Special)
ForceField DispersionBubble.png Dispersion Bubble 12 Toggle: PBAoE, Team +Res(Hold, Immobilize, Disorient) +DEF(All)
ForceField RepulsionField.png Repulsion Field 18 Toggle: PBAoE Knockback
ForceField RepulsionBomb.png Repulsion Bomb 26 Ranged (Targeted AoE), Foe Knockback, Disorient
ForceField ForceBubble.png Force Bubble 32 Toggle: PBAoE Foe Repel, Knockdown

Secondary[]

The Force Field powerset is available as a secondary set for Controllers. The following table shows which powers are available and at what level:

Power Level Effect
ForceField PersonalForceField.png Personal Force Field 1 Toggle: Self +Def, Res(All)
ForceField DeflectionShield.png Deflection Shield 2 Ranged, Ally +DEF(Smash, Lethal, Melee), Res(Toxic)
ForceField ForceBolt.png Force Bolt 4 Ranged, Minor DMG(Smash), Foe Knockback
ForceField InsulationShield.png Insulation Shield 10 Ranged, Ally +DEF(Fire, Cold, Energy, Negative, Ranged, AoE), Res (End Drain)
ForceField RefractionShield.png Detention Field 16 Ranged, Foe Capture (Special)
ForceField DispersionBubble.png Dispersion Bubble 20 Toggle: PBAoE, Team +Res(Hold, Immobilize, Disorient) +DEF(All)
ForceField RepulsionField.png Repulsion Field 28 Toggle: PBAoE Knockback
ForceField RepulsionBomb.png Repulsion Bomb 35 Ranged (Targeted AoE), Foe Knockback, Disorient
ForceField ForceBubble.png Force Bubble 38 Toggle: PBAoE Foe Repel, Knockdown

The Force Field powerset is available as a secondary set for Masterminds. The following table shows which powers are available and at what level:

Power Level Effect
ForceField ForceBolt.png Force Bolt 1 Ranged, Minor DMG(Smash), Foe Knockback
ForceField DeflectionShield.png Deflection Shield 2 Ranged, Ally +DEF(Smash, Lethal, Melee), Res(Toxic)
ForceField InsulationShield.png Insulation Shield 4 Ranged, Ally +DEF(Fire, Cold, Energy, Negative, Ranged, AoE), Res (End Drain)
ForceField RefractionShield.png Detention Field 10 Ranged, Foe Capture (Special)
ForceField PersonalForceField.png Personal Force Field 16 Toggle: Self +Def, Res(All)
ForceField DispersionBubble.png Dispersion Bubble 20 Toggle: PBAoE, Team +Res(Hold, Immobilize, Disorient) +DEF(All)
ForceField RepulsionField.png Repulsion Field 28 Toggle: PBAoE Knockback
ForceField RepulsionBomb.png Repulsion Bomb 35 Ranged (Targeted AoE), Foe Knockback, Disorient
ForceField ForceBubble.png Force Bubble 38 Toggle: PBAoE Foe Repel, Knockdown


Powers[]

The following are powers in the Force Field powerset.

ForceField DeflectionShield.png Deflection Shield[]

Dramatically protects an ally from smashing, lethal and all melee attacks for a limited time. Also reduces toxic damage. You cannot stack multiple Deflection Shields on the same target; however, the shield can be improved by another ally using the same power. Can also be used in conjunction with your Insulation Shield. You cannot use this power on yourself.

Recharge Very Fast
Minimum Level Archetypeicon defender.png 1 (Defender)
Archetypeicon controller.png 2 (Controller)
V archetypeicon mastermind.png 2 (Mastermind)
Effects Ranged, Ally +DEF(Smash, Lethal, Melee), Res(Toxic)
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 Defense Buff.png Enhance Defense Buffs
Set Categories IO Defense Buff.png Defense

ForceField RefractionShield.png Detention Field[]

Encases a targeted foe in a Detention Force Field. The captured target cannot be harmed, is Immobilized, and cannot attack or aid his allies. The target can, however, use powers on himself.

Recharge Slow
Minimum Level Archetypeicon defender.png 8 (Defender)
Archetypeicon controller.png 16 (Controller)
V archetypeicon mastermind.png 10 (Mastermind)
Effects Ranged
Foe Capture (Special)
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 Accuracy.png Enhance Accuracy
Set Categories None

ForceField DispersionBubble.png Dispersion Bubble[]

Creates a large bubble which protects all allies inside. While active, the Dispersion Bubble gives all allies within increased defense against all attack types. The Dispersion Bubble also protects allies from immobilization, disorient, and hold effects.

Recharge Slow
Minimum Level Archetypeicon defender.png 12 (Defender)
Archetypeicon controller.png 20 (Controller)
V archetypeicon mastermind.png 20 (Mastermind)
Effects Toggle: PBAoE, Team +Res(Hold, Immobilize, Disorient) +DEF(All)
Enhancements TO Training Endurance Cost.png Reduce Endurance Cost
TO Training Attack Rate.png Increase Attack Rate
TO Training Defense Buff.png Enhance Defense Buffs
Set Categories IO Defense Buff.png Defense

ForceField ForceBolt.png Force Bolt[]

Discharges a bolt of force that knocks down foes and deals some smashing damage.

Damage Minor
Recharge Fast
Minimum Level Archetypeicon defender.png 2 (Defender)
Archetypeicon controller.png 4 (Controller)
V archetypeicon mastermind.png 1 (Mastermind)
Effects Ranged, Minor DMG(Smash), 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 IO Damage.png Ranged Damage, IO Knockback.png Knockback

ForceField ForceBubble.png Force Bubble[]

Creates a large bubble which protects all allies inside. While active, this power keeps all foes at bay, protecting all allies inside from melee or short ranged attacks. More powerful foes may be able to penetrate the Force Bubble, but may slip and get knocked down and forced back if they try.

Minimum Level Archetypeicon defender.png 32 (Defender)
Archetypeicon controller.png 38 (Controller)
V archetypeicon mastermind.png 38 (Mastermind)
Effects PBAoE Foe Repel, Knockdown
Enhancements TO Training Endurance Cost.png Reduce Endurance Cost
TO Training Attack Rate.png Increase Attack Rate
Set Categories ?

ForceField InsulationShield.png Insulation Shield[]

Dramatically protects an ally from fire, cold, energy, negative energy, ranged and area of effect attacks for a limited time. The Insulation also protects the target from endurance draining effects. You cannot stack multiple Insulation Shields on the same target; however, the shield can be improved by another ally using the same power. Can also be used in conjunction with your Deflection Shield. You cannot use this power on yourself.

Recharge Very Fast
Minimum Level Archetypeicon defender.png 6 (Defender)
Archetypeicon controller.png 10 (Controller)
V archetypeicon mastermind.png 4 (Mastermind)
Effects Ranged, Ally +DEF(Fire, Cold, Energy, Negative, Ranged, AoE), Res (End Drain)
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 Defense Buff.png Enhance Defense Buffs
Set Categories IO Defense Buff.png Defense

ForceField PersonalForceField.png Personal Force Field[]

The Personal Force Field is almost impenetrable to all attacks, even Psionics and Enemy Teleportation, although attacks from more powerful foes may get through more easily. Personal Force Field will also reduce the damage of any attacks that do get through. The Personal Force Field works both ways; while it is active, you can only use powers that affect yourself. Cannot be used with Rest.

Recharge Slow
Minimum Level Archetypeicon defender.png 1 (Defender)
Archetypeicon controller.png 1 (Controller)
V archetypeicon mastermind.png 16 (Mastermind)
Effects Toggle
Self +Def, Res(All)
Enhancements TO Training Endurance Cost.png Reduce Endurance Cost
TO Training Attack Rate.png Increase Attack Rate
TO Training Defense Buff.png Enhance Defense Buffs
Set Categories IO Defense Buff.png Defense

ForceField RepulsionBomb.png Repulsion Bomb[]

Projects an expanding Force Bubble around an ally that knocks down and disorients nearby foes. This power cannot be used on yourself.

Damage -
Recharge -
Minimum Level Archetypeicon defender.png 26 (Defender)
Archetypeicon controller.png 35 (Controller)
V archetypeicon mastermind.png 35 (Mastermind)
Effects -
-
Enhancements -
-
Set Categories ?

ForceField RepulsionField.png Repulsion Field[]

This Toggle power creates a field that violently repels nearby foes. Each villain that is repelled costs you additional endurance.

Recharge Slow
Minimum Level Archetypeicon defender.png 18 (Defender)
Archetypeicon controller.png 28 (Controller)
V archetypeicon mastermind.png 28 (Mastermind)
Effects Toggle: PBAoE Knockback
Enhancements TO Training Endurance Cost.png Reduce Endurance Cost
TO Training Attack Rate.png Increase Attack Rate
TO Training KnockBack Distance.png Enhance Knockback Distance
Set Categories IO Knockback.png Knockback

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