Lightning Rod increases the Electrical Damage resistance of a Warframe's health and shields.


Rank Effect Cost
0 +10% 4
1 +20% 5
2 +30% 6
3 +40% 7
4 +50% 8
5 +60% 9


  • Like all resistance mods, the resistance value is subtracted from the respective damage type's modifier against the user's health type and shield type. Since in the case of Electricity damage, both are by default neutral, both effective health and effective shields against Electric damage are increased by +150% at max rank.

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Patch HistoryEdit

Update 8.0
  • Introduced

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  • Why are these so underused?

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    • Then there's also Rapid Resilience, which outright blows all resistance mods out of the water
    • There are times when they are, however, useful. Today's final sortie was a survival against the corpus where everything was on fire. I t...