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For the Archwing counterpart, see Attack Drone (Archwing Enemy).

Attack Drones are deployed by Fusion MOAs when they reach about 50% health, but can be avoided if you destroy the MOA during its short deploying period.

Due to their fast-firing weapon, hovering nature, and immunity to crowd control status (e.g.: ragdoll, stun), they pose a big threat.

Their attacks are very similar if not identical to laser turrets found in the Void, probably due to the fact that they are a direct result of the Corpus integrating Orokin technology directly into theirs. Drones are sent as a syndicate death squad by Cephalon Suda.

TacticsEdit

  • The Drone's rapid firing usually cripples its targets very quickly, but the projectiles themselves have travel time. So, avoidance is a must.
    • Unlike the Corpus Tech, these Drones can fire at full speed instantaneously.
    • Drones do 7 base damage at level 1.
    • Their projectiles are slower than those shot with the Tech's CorpusMachineGun Supra.
    • There is also a delay between rapid fire bursts.
  • They do not portray similar flight patterns to those of support Ospreys, instead they charge against their targets and fire like moving turrets.
  • Drones do not have rotating guns like the MOAs, which makes them very dependent on the turn rate of their entire bodies.
    • Since their turn rate is somewhat slow compare to the other Corpus units, this can be taken to advantage.
  • It would seem that the Drones are exceptionally weak against Banshee's Sonar130xDark Sonar, allowing any shot to most locations to deal lethal damage.
  • One can spot a Drone without a radar by listening to its roaring hover engines.
  • Critical Hits seem to have altered damage outputs against the Drones. Having high values on such weapons is surprisingly effective against them.
  • Despite the immunity of slow from Cold Damage, the Drone is not immune to the slow of NovaIcon272 Nova's MolecularPrime130xDark Molecular Prime and RhinoIcon272 Rhino's RhinoStomp130xDark Rhino Stomp.
  • The Drone's model is solid and knocking the Drone down with a Flying Kick is impossible, thus allowing players to slide over the Drone to allow greater dodges.

NotesEdit

VariantsEdit

Terra Attack Drone General Miscellaneous
TerraAttackDrones
Introduced Update 24.0
Tileset Orb Vallis Codex Scans 10
Weapon Laser Repeater Other Drops None
Statistics Mod Drops Magazine Warp 1.26%
Melee Prowess 1.26%
Vitality 1.26%
Convulsion 0.18%
Fury 0.18%
Hawk Eye 0.18%
Shotgun Spazz 0.18%
Sinister Reach 0.18%
Stretch 0.18%
Concealed Explosives 0.03%
Metal Auger 0.03%
Shock Absorbers 0.03%
Robotic 250
Puncture b+ Electricity b++ Radiation b+ Slash b- Toxin b-
Shield 75
Impact b++ Cold b++ Magnetic b+++ Puncture b- Radiation b-
  • These variants follow normal enemy spawn patterns, since there are no Fusion MOA variants in Orb Vallis.
  • At higher levels, their laser bolt rifle is replaced with a missile launcher.

MediaEdit

  • A Drone deployed by Fusion MOAs.
  • A Drone firing.
  • A stationary Drone with closed wings
Fusion MOA Drone

Fusion MOA Drone

Patch HistoryEdit

Hotfix 27.3.14
  • Fixed Terra Attack Drones in the Orb Vallis idling on the ground when not in combat instead of flying around like a good Drone should.

Hotfix 11.7.2

  • Fixed crash that could occur when damaging certain enemy types (Moas and Drones) after migrating hosts.

Last updated: Update 24.0

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