Debuffs [edit | edit source]

Crowd Control Debuffs[edit | edit source]

Name Target Description
Blinded Enemy

The target is temporarily stuck in a blinded state, staggering backwards and with smoke emitting from their eyes. Finishers can be performed on blinded enemies.

Blinded Player

The player is temporarily stuck in a blinded state, their HUD is flashed white.

Confusion Enemy

The target will become confused and indiscriminately attack its enemies and allies.

Converted Enemy

The target will change side, being friendly to the Tenno and start attacking their own faction. Note that this does not guarantee them being invulnerable to friendly fire by allied Tenno.

Jammed Enemy

The target's guns are jammed, forcing them into an animation where they try to unjam their guns.

Knockdown Enemy

The target is knocked off their feet and falls on their back. Ground Finishers can be performed on these enemies.

Knockdown Player

The player is knocked off their feet and falls on their back.

Grineer
Corpus
Infested
Other
Paralyzed, Disabled, Stuck Enemy

The target is stuck in a particular position.

Paralyzed, Disabled Player

The player is stuck in a particular position.

Ragdolled Enemy

The target is immediately sent to a ragdoll state.

Sleep Enemy

The target is in a standing sleeping state and will not perform any action.

Slowed Enemy

The target's movement and actions are slowed.

Slowed Player

The player's movement and actions are slowed.

Stagger Enemy

The target is momentarily staggered, interrupting their current action.

Stagger Player

The player is momentarily staggered, interrupting their current action.

Stun Enemy

The target is momentarily stunned, interrupting their current action. Players can perform front/back Finishers on stunned enemies.

Suspended, Incapacitated Enemy

The target stays in an extended ragdoll state midair (or underwater) and it is unable to move.

Taunt/Attracted Enemy

The enemy will have its attention diverted towards the target with the higher Threat Level.

The target will halt its current action and mindlessly move towards a point.

Terrified Enemy

The target is terrified and tries to run away from the caster.

Curse-Like Debuffs[edit | edit source]

Debuffs that apply a temporary or permanent negative effect that cripple the target's offensive and/or defensive capabilities.

Name Target Description
Armor Reduction Enemy

A portion (or the entirety) of a target armor is removed.

Armor Reduction Player

A portion of a player's armor is removed.

Damage Vulnerability Enemy

The target is more susceptible to damage from Warframe abilities and weapons, taking more damage than usual.

Deafened Enemy

The target cannot hear any gunshots, alarms, or death screams, hence cannot be alerted by them.

Disrupted Player

The player's HUD will become scrambled, lowering visability.

Energy Drain Player

The player's energy is drained.

Financial Stress User

Occurs when the player picks up Index Points in The Index game mode. Each Index Point picked up diminishes the player's maximum shields and health while constantly draining their energy.

Inaccuracy Enemy

The target's accuracy is reduced.

Nullified/Disabled Player

The player's active abilities will be deactivated and the player cannot cast any new abilities while nullified.

Resurgence Burden User

Occurs when the player picks up Resurgence Tokens in Arbitrations. Each token works functionally like Index Points, with each pick up diminishing the player's maximum shields and health while constantly draining their energy.

Shield Reduction Enemy

Target's maximum shields are reduced.

Transference Static User

Occurs when the Operator suffers fatal damage. Depletes all of the Warframe's shields while taking 10% of their current health as damage. This debuff lasts for 45 seconds and additional Static will not refresh the timer, only stacking on top of it, up to 4 times.

Weakened Player

The player is weakened and deals less damage.

Weakened Enemy

The target is weakened and deals less damage.

Miscellaneous Debuffs[edit | edit source]

Name Type Description
Dispel Player

The player's active abilities will be deactivated.

Disarmed Enemy

The target has firearms disarmed, forcing them to use melee.

Disarmed Player

The player has their current gun disarmed, forcing them to switch to their primary/secondary or melee.

Eximus Aura Enemy

(Mind controlled enemies and syndicate specters will grant debuff to enemies of the Tenno)

  • Arctic Eximus units project a Cold b.png Cold aura that emits a Cold b.png Cold status effect to nearby enemies, slowing their movement and attack speed.
  • Shock Eximus units project an Electricity b.png Electricity aura that emits a Electricity b.png Electricity status effect to enemies within a 5 meter radius, with enemies within a 2 meter radius taking damage at a steady rate.
  • Venomous Eximus units project a Toxin b.png Toxin aura that emits a Toxin b.png Toxin status effect to enemies within a 10 meter radius, inflicting a 8 second Toxin b.png Toxin status effect that deals damage over time
  • Energy Leech/Parastic Eximus units can drain players' energy within 15 meters at a rate of 5s−1 (does not stack)
Reset Sentient Resistances Sentient Enemy

Resets Sentient damage resistances.

Status Effects Enemy

Status Effects are additional effects that are inflicted by Warframe abilities and weapons. Each Damage type has an associated status effect that could proc when damaging an enemy.

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