Ability

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Each Legend has three abilities: 1 Passive, 1 Tactical, and 1 Ultimate.

Passive abilities[edit | edit source]

These abilities do not have cooldowns and are either always active or able to be used.

Icon Name Description Legend
Combat Revive.png Combat Revive Deploy D.O.C to revive teammates. D.O.C will deploy a shield and revive Lifeline's teammate, leaving Lifeline free to defend or revive someone else. Lifeline
Double Time.png Double Time Taking fire while sprinting makes you move faster for a brief time. Bangalore
Eye for Quality.png Eye for Quality Nearby epic and legendary loot can be seen through walls. The range is the same as Black Market Boutique.png Black Market Boutique. Loba
Stalker.png Stalker You crouch walk faster and can climb walls higher. Revenant
Insider Knowledge.png Insider Knowledge Scan a survey beacon to reduce the cooldown of Zipline Gun.png Zipline Gun. Pathfinder
Gun Shield.png Gun Shield Aiming down sights deploys a gun shield that blocks incoming fire. Gibraltar
Modded Loader.png Modded Loader Increased magazine/heat capacity and faster reloads/recharge when using LMGs and the Minigun. Rampart
Neurolink.png Neurolink Squadmates can see what the Aerial Drone detects within a 30 meter radius. Crypto
Now You See Me....png Now You See Me... Automatically cloak when using Respawn beacons or reviving teammates. Mirage
Nox Vision.png Nox Vision You gain threat vision on enemies moving through your gas. Caustic
Spacewalk.png Spacewalk Increase air control and reduce fall impacts with Horizon’s custom spacesuit. Horizon
Spark of Genius.png Spark of Genius Instead of charging a bit of your Ultimate, Ultimate Accelerant.svg Ultimate Accelerants fully charge it, and standing near interception pylons boosts your Tactical Ability recharge. Wattson
Swift Mend.png Swift Mend While not taking damage, Octane restores health over time. Octane
Tracker.png Tracker Foes leave behind clues for you to find. Bloodhound
Voices from the Void.png Voices from the Void You hear a voice when danger approaches. As far as you can tell, it's on your side. Wraith

Tactical abilities[edit | edit source]

These abilities are the most used of the activated abilities and have faster cooldowns than the ultimates. These can be activated by pressing the Q button on PC's, the LB button on Xbox or the L1 button on the PlayStation 4. Some Tactical abilities have multiple charges.

Icon Name Description Cooldown Legend
Amped Cover.png Amped Cover Build a crouch-cover wall, which deploys a full-cover amped wall that blocks incoming shots and amps outgoing shots. (Max: 5) 30 Seconds
(3 charges)
Rampart
Burglar's Best Friend.png Burglar's Best Friend Teleport to hard-to-reach places or escape trouble quickly by throwing your jump drive bracelet. 29 seconds Loba
D.O.C. Heal Drone.png D.O.C. Heal Drone The Drone of Compassion (D.O.C.) will automatically heal those near it over time. 45 seconds Lifeline
Dome of Protection.png Dome of Protection Throw down a dome-shield that blocks (allies and enemies) attacks for 12 seconds. Healing items are used 15% faster within the dome. 30 seconds Gibraltar
Eye of the Allfather.png Eye of the Allfather Briefly reveal enemies, traps, and clues throughout all structures in front of you. 25 seconds Bloodhound
Grappling Hook.png Grappling Hook Grapple to get to out-of-reach places quickly. 10–30 seconds Pathfinder
Gravity Lift.png Gravity Lift Reverses the flow of gravity, lifting players upward and boosting them outward when they exit. 15 seconds Horizon
Into the Void.png Into the Void Reposition quickly through the safety of "void" space, avoiding all damage. 25 seconds Wraith
Nox Gas Trap.png Nox Gas Trap Place up to 6 canisters that release deadly Nox gas when shot or triggered by enemies. 25 seconds
(3 charges)
Caustic
Perimeter Security.png Perimeter Security Create electrified fences by connecting nodes. Fences damage and slows enemies. 30 seconds
(4 charges)
Wattson
Psyche Out.png Psyche Out Send out a holographic decoy to confuse the enemy. 15 seconds Mirage
Silence.png Silence Throw a device that deals damage and disables enemy abilities for 20 seconds. 25 seconds
(2 charges)
Revenant
Smoke Launcher.png Smoke Launcher Fire a high-velocity smoke canister that explodes into a smoke wall on impact. 33 seconds
(2 charges)
Bangalore
Surveillance Drone.png Surveillance Drone Deploys a surveillance drone that can be used to detect enemies and hack objects. 40 seconds Crypto
Stim.png Stim Increase walk speed by 30% and sprint speed by 40% for 6 seconds. Costs health to use. Reduction to slows while active. 2 seconds Octane

Ultimate abilities[edit | edit source]

These abilities are generally the most powerful in a Legend's Arsenals and so have slower cooldowns. These can be activated by pressing the Z button on PC's, the LB and RB buttons on Xbox, and the L1 and R1 buttons on the PlayStation 4. They can be charged by using Ultimate Accelerant.svg Ultimate Accelerants to speed up the process (in Wattson's case, fully charge it) or instantly with a Charge Tower.

Icon Name Description Cooldown Legend
Beast of the Hunt.png Beast of the Hunt Transform into the ultimate hunter. Enhances your senses, allowing you to see cold tracks and move faster. 3 minutes or
180 seconds
Bloodhound
Black Hole.png Black Hole Deploy N.E.W.T. to create a micro black hole that pulls players in towards it, and hits them with a graviton blast at the end. 2 minutes or
120 seconds
Horizon
Black Market Boutique.png Black Market Boutique Place a portable device that allows you to teleport nearby loot to your inventory. Each friendly or enemy Legend can take up to two items. 1.5 minutes or
90 seconds
Loba
Care Package.png Care Package Call in a drop pod full of high-quality defensive gear. 6 minutes or
360 seconds
Lifeline
Death Totem.png Death Totem Drop a totem that protects users from death. Instead of getting killed or downed, you will return to the totem. 3 minutes or
180 seconds
Revenant
Defensive Bombardment.png Defensive Bombardment Call in a concentrated mortar strike on a position you mark with smoke. 4.5 minutes or
270 seconds
Gibraltar
Dimensional Rift.png Dimensional Rift Link two locations with portals for 60 seconds. 3.5 minutes or
210 seconds
Wraith
Emplaced Minigun -Sheila-.png Emplaced Minigun "Sheila" Place a mounted machine gun that anyone can use. High ammo capacity, long reload time. (Max: 3) 2 minutes or
120 seconds
Rampart
Interception Pylon.png Interception Pylon Place an electrified pylon that destroys incoming ordnance and repairs damaged shields for 90 seconds (Max: 3). 3 minutes or
180 seconds
Wattson
Launch Pad.png Launch Pad Deployable jump pad that catapults users through the air. 1 minute or
60 seconds
Octane
Life of the Party.png Life of the Party Mirage deploys a team of controllable decoys to distract enemies. 1 minute or
60 seconds
Mirage
Nox Gas Grenade.png Nox Gas Grenade Blankets a large area in Nox gas. 2 minutes or
120 seconds
Caustic
Rolling Thunder.png Rolling Thunder Call in an artillery strike that slowly creeps across the landscape. 3 minutes or
180 seconds
Bangalore
Drone EMP.png Drone EMP Charge up an EMP blast from your drone. Deals 50 shield damage, slow players, and disables traps. 3 minutes or
180 seconds
Crypto
Zipline Gun.png Zipline Gun Create a zipline for everyone to use. 2 minutes or
120 seconds
Pathfinder

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