Magnetic Inversion

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Magnetic Inversion

Engineer icon small.png Engineer (skill list)
No related skill available in slot 1No related skill available in slot 2No related skill available in slot 3Weapon slot filled tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.png
Magnetic Shield (engineer skill).png → 
Magnetic Inversion.png
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Magnetic Inversion

Release the magnetic field to knock back nearby foes.

Damage.png Damage: 83 (0.25)?
Knockback.png Knockback: 300
Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
Radius.png Radius: 240
Combo.png Combo Finisher: Blast
Evade.png Defiance Break: 150

— In-game description

Related traits[edit]

Inventions Inventions

Tools Tools

Scrapper Scrapper


  • Makes for a fast and effective close-range interrupt.
  • Good for repositioning melee-oriented enemies if they get too close. Like other shield skills, it does carry a hefty cooldown. Can hit up to five foes.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
February 28, 2022 End of Dragons release:
  • (Undocumented) Added tooltip fact Defiance Break.
July 07, 2020
  • Increased the attack radius from 180 to 240.
July 23, 2013
  • Added a radius skill fact.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Magnetic Inversion has been added to the game.