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Mass Effect 1 Legendary Edition

Combat Armor

By
Claire Farnworth

Combat Armor is a combat talent in Mass Effect 1 which allows you to unlock Heavy Armor, increases damage protection and also unlocks the Shield Boost ability. Combat Armor is available from the start for Soldiers and Wrex (Krogan Battlemaster).

Shield Boost Power Levels

Shield BoostMass Effect 1 Legendary Edition Screenshot

Restores 30% of your shield per second
Duration: 2 seconds
Recharge time: 45 seconds
Accuracy Cost: 30%

Advanced Shield Boost

Restores 40% of your shield per second
Duration: 2 seconds
Recharge time: 45 seconds
Accuracy Cost: 30%

Master Shield Boost

Restores 50% of your shield per second
Duration: 2 seconds
Recharge time: 45 seconds
Accuracy Cost: 30%

Talent Levels

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Electronic Arts
  • Platforms
    PC, PS4, Xbox One
  • Genre
    Action RPG, Third-person shooter
  • Guide Release
    14 May 2021
  • Last Updated
    25 June 2021
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