Optio are Corpus VIP units encountered during Corpus Empyrean missions. They, or a Tarask Bursa, will appear as the final target of secondary objective sabotages in points-of-interest. Optio are equipped with a modified and can utilize a jetpack to engage in aerial combat.
- Their s have a considerably higher range (~50m) and will rebound off of terrain once. The damage does not have any falloff.
- Similar to Terra Provisors, they can fire a powerful blue beam from visors, pushing targets back and afflicting them with . This ability can be disabled by destroying the Optio's jetpack.
- Optio will occasionally teleport short distances, typically closing the distance between distant targets and relocating behind closer targets.
- Can throw Cryo grenades, briefly slowing a localized area and spawning a Cryo Sentry
Optio possess DR that scales depending on your weapon's DPS. DPS is calculated by:
Critical Hits are applied after DR is calculated. Additionally, the average DPS is calculated using Health Modifiers and is quantized.