Energy Drain Skill [Mass Effect Andromeda]

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Energy Drain Skill 

This skill chips away at your enemy’s health so you can finish them off easily.

“Restores Shields by sapping electromagnetic energy around a target. Causes bonus damage to shields and synthetic enemies, and detonates combo primers on all primed enemies.”

Skill Upgrades 
Rank Rank 1 Rank 2 Rank 3 Rank 4 Rank 5 Rank 6
Effectiveness Recharge Speed Extended Drain Auxillary Drain Damage Team Drain
Upgrade Name  Energy Drain Recharge Speed Effectiveness
Upgrade Description
Name Rank Skill Point Cost Description Bonus
Energy Drain 1 1 Restores shields by sapping electromagnetic energy around a target. Causes bonus damage to shields and synthetic enemies and detonates combo primers on all primed enemies. Shields Restored: 35%
Primary Damage: 160
Energy Drain Shield Damage Bonus: 100%
Synthetic Damage Bonus: 15%
Recharge Time (s): 15
Recharge Speed 2 2 +10% Recharge Speed
Effectiveness 3 3 +15% Damage
+15% Shields Restored
Effectiveness 4 4 +10% Damage
+10% Shields Restored
Recharge Speed 4 4 +20% Recharge Speed
Extended Drain 5 5 Restores additional shields over time, and the target is primed for combo detonations for the same duration. Shields Restored per Second: 6%
Shield Restore Duration (s): 4
Auxiliary Drain 5 5 Affects up to three additional nearby enemies, and grants added delayed shield restoration per additional enemy hit. Impact Radius (m): 8
Shields Restored per Additional Target 33%
Damage 6 6 Increases both standard damage and damage bonus against shields and synthetic enemies. +20% Damage
+40% Damage vs. Shields
+15% Damage vs. Synthetics
Team Drain 6 6 Initial draining effect also restores the shields of allies near the user. Ally Shields Restored: 50%
Ally Effect Radius: 8
+30% Shields Restored


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