Arcane Barrier is an Arcane Enhancement that provides a chance to instantly restore Warframe Shields whenever the player receives damage to their Warframe Shields.

Can be sold for Credits64.png3,000.

Effect[edit | edit source]

Rank Chance to fully restore shields Cooldown
0 1% 1s
1 2% 2s
2 3% 3s
3 4% 4s
4 5% 5s
5 6% 6s


Awarded for capturing the Eidolon Hydrolyst.

Operation: Scarlet Spear sold Arcane Barrier for Scarlet Credits4,000 Scarlet Credits.

Operation: Orphix Venom sold Arcane Barrier for Phasic Cells800 Phasic Cells.

Drop Chance Expected Nearly Guaranteed
Arcane 5% 20 captures 135 ± 45 captures

All drop rates data is obtained from DE's official droptables.

Expected refers to total number of attempts a player can expect to need in order to receive at least one of each drop associated with the respective values.
Nearly Guaranteed refers to the total number of attempts a player needs to obtain a 99%, 99.9%, and 99.99% probability to receive at least one of each drop associated with the respective values.

For more detailed definitions and information on how these number were obtained, visit here.

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • Includes any loss of shields, including environmental damage (needs retesting after update 27.2).
  • Does not trigger on RhinoIcon272.png Rhino's IronSkin130xDark.png Iron Skin taking damage or on taking damage to health.

Tips[edit | edit source]

  • Strong synergy with HildrynIcon272.png Hildryn and Adaptation, allowing shields to resist high amounts of damage and continually be restored to full.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

Patch History[edit | edit source]

Update 27.2

  • Added 2 additional ranks for a maximum of 6% chance to activate from a 4% chance to activate.
  • Now specifies On Shield Damage (can no longer activate when receiving damage to health).

Update 16.0

  • Introduced.
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