Deployable Turrets

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Deployable Turrets

Specialization
Engineer tango icon 20px.png Tools
Tier
Adept
Type
Major

Turret skills use ground targeting.


— In-game description


Notes[edit]

  • Throwing a turret into a wall will cause it to stay in the wall. Most of the time it will be obstructed by the wall it is in.
  • Sometimes a location will show the ground targeting symbol, but the target will have no collision. The turret will continue on its arc until it hits something with collision.
  • Throwing a turret at the corner of a ledge will cause the turret to default to standing on the ledge.
  • Thrown turrets are unaffected by reflection.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • This trait has been removed from the game.
April 15, 2014
  • Fixed a bug in which engineers could activate overcharge skills before a turret finished deploying, wasting the skill and placing it on cooldown.
  • Fixed a bug in which engineers could blow up their turrets before they finished deploying, dealing damage without destroying the turret.
  • Fixed a bug in which turrets created with this trait were not benefitting from Rifled Turret Barrels.
February 26, 2013
  • This trait now works for all turret abilities in PvE.
  • Also fixed a bug that caused engineers to have an incorrect tool belt skill when this trait is active.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Deployable Turrets has been added to the game.