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Builds and Roles in Champions Online - Page 2

Updated Tue, Aug 04, 2009 by Sardu


Defining Roles - Advanced

Here’s a quick rundown of the benefits and disadvantages associated with each role:

Guardian (Balanced)
  • Standard Damage
  • Standard Bonus Hit Points
  • Potency of Healing powers are standard
  • Potency of Hold and Root powers are standard
  • Resistance to Hold and Root powers are standard
  • Power decays at normal rate
  • Energy generated when blocking incoming attacks is standard
  • Standard Threat generation
  • 1 Versatile Passive slot

Avenger (Offense)
  • + All damage is increased by 20%
  • - Bonus Hit Points are reduced by 50%
  • - Potency of Healing powers and effects are reduced by 20%
  • - Potency of Hold and Root powers are reduced by 20%
  • - Resistance to Hold and Root powers are reduced by 20%
  • + Power decays at 50% normal rate
  • - No energy generated when blocking incoming attacks
  • Standard Threat generation
  • 1 Offensive Passive Slot

Sentinel (Defense)
  • Standard Damage
  • + Bonus Hit Points are increased by 25%
  • Potency of Healing powers are standard
  • Potency of Hold and Root powers are standard
  • + Resistance to Hold and Root powers are increased by 20%.
  • - Power decays at twice normal rate
  • + Energy generated when blocking incoming attacks is doubled
  • + Bonus to Threat generation
  • 1 Defensive Passive Slot

Protector (Support)
  • - All damage is reduced by 20%
  • - Bonus Hit Points are reduced by 25%
  • + Potency of Healing powers are increased by 20%
  • + Potency of Hold and Root powers are increased by 20%
  • + Resistance to Hold and Root powers are increased by 20%.
  • + Power decays at 50% normal rate
  • Energy generated when blocking incoming attacks is standard
  • Standard Threat generation
  • 1 Support Passive Slot

As you can see in the above lists, each of the four available roles alters key elements of your character such as hitpoints, threat generation and what type of Passive powers you can have active. But what exactly are these passive powers? Read on to find out!

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