Cryo-Shield is a psi ability and a status effect.
|Metathermics (55 skill required)|
|Creates 5 frozen shards around the invoker. Each time the character suffers a melee attack, there's 50% chance that one of the shards will block X of mechanical damage and be destroyed in the process. Lasts 8 turns or until all shards are destroyed.|
|Action Points: 25|
|Cooldown: 10 turns|
Cryo-Shield is a Metathermics psi ability the player can learn from a Psionic Mentor.
The damage blocked scales with effective Metathermics skill, starting at 5 (0 skill) and increasing by 1 per 4 points of metathermics.
- Block chance from different sources does not stack. Each block chance is rolled separately against blockable attacks.
- Multiple different blocks can trigger against a single attack, in which case their amount blocked stacks additively.
- Sources of block:
|Each time the character suffers a melee attack, there's a 50% chance that one of the shards will block X of mechanical damage and be destroyed in the process.|
|Duration: 8 turns (40 seconds)|
|Max stacks: 5|