Magnetic Shield (engineer skill)

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the engineer shield skill. For the elementalist conjured skill, see Magnetic Shield (elementalist skill).
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Magnetic Shield

3 Activation time  25 Recharge time  

Engineer tango icon 20px.png Engineer (skill list)
Weapon slot 4
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Magnetic Inversion.png
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Create a magnetic field that reflects projectiles and can be released to push back foes.

 Duration.png Duration: 3 seconds

— In-game description [?]

Related traits[edit]

Inventions Inventions[edit]

  • Over Shield Over ShieldShield skills gain recharge reduction and grant protection to nearby allies. Protection on you gains increased damage reduction.


This skill cannot reflect Giganticus Lupicus's Necrid Bolt or Frenzied Blast.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
November 04, 2014
  • This skill can now be used while moving and will no longer root the engineer in place.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Magnetic Shield has been added to the game.