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The '''Parazon''' is a bladed tool used by the [[Tenno]] [[Warframes]] for a variety of functions. It is primarily used for [[Hacking]] enemy electronics but is also strong enough to be wielded as an assassination weapon. The weapon is normally hidden when not in use and can be materialized on the Warframe's right wrist when needed. It also comes with a tether that allows the Warframe to throw the Parazon out and then retrieve it afterward.
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The '''Parazon''' is a bladed tool used by [[Warframes]] for a variety of functions. It is primarily used for [[Hacking]] enemy electronics but is also strong enough to be wielded as an assassination weapon. The weapon is normally hidden when not in use and can be materialized on the Warframe's right wrist when needed. It also comes with a tether that allows the Warframe to throw the Parazon out and then retrieve it afterward.
   
 
==Mechanics==
 
==Mechanics==
 
The Parazon appears as a weapon in the [[Arsenal]] that is permanently equipped on all Warframes. It possesses three [[:Category:Parazon_Mods|Parazon Mod]] slots, which can be used to enhance its abilities. As with all Warframe weapons, the Parazon can also be color customized as the player desires.
 
The Parazon appears as a weapon in the [[Arsenal]] that is permanently equipped on all Warframes. It possesses three [[:Category:Parazon_Mods|Parazon Mod]] slots, which can be used to enhance its abilities. As with all Warframe weapons, the Parazon can also be color customized as the player desires.
   
When hacking an enemy console, the Warframe inserts the Parazon into the console to initiate the hack.
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===Hacking===
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When hacking an enemy console, the Warframe inserts the Parazon into the console to initiate the hack. Hacking bonuses are applied according to the equipped Parazon hacking Mods.
   
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===Mercy===
 
[[File:ParazonMercy.jpg|thumb|right|300px|An enemy that can be Mercied]]
 
[[File:ParazonMercy.jpg|thumb|right|300px|An enemy that can be Mercied]]
Aside from hacking, the Parazon can also be used to perform a special variant of a Stealth Melee Kill called '''Mercy''', which has more elaborate kill animations compared to normal stealth kills. Mercy kills can be performed on any enemy that has a red Parazon symbol above them, and if successful can grant combat bonuses to the player depending on the Parazon mod they have equipped. The Parazon can also be used to initiate stealth melee kills if a player is not carrying a melee weapon with them.
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Aside from hacking, the Parazon can also be used to perform a lethal [[Finisher]] called '''Mercy''', which has more elaborate kill animations compared to normal finishers. Mercy kills can be performed on any enemy with a red Parazon symbol above them, usually when the enemy has low health. Successful Mercy kills can grant combat bonuses to the player depending on the Parazon mod they have equipped.
   
==Requiem Mods==
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Currently, [[stealth]] kills '''cannot''' be performed by the Parazon, regardless if the player has a [[Melee]] weapon equipped or not.
Requiem Mods are unique Mods that can be acquired from Requiem [[Void Fissure]] missions. These mods do not provide any combat bonuses by themselves but are instead an essential aspect of defeating [[Kuva Lich]]es in combat.
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===Kuva Lich===
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Vanquishing or converting a '''Kuva Lich''' requires a Parazon with [[:Category:Requiem Mods|Requiem Mods]] equipped. These mods are acquired from Requiem [[Void Fissure]] missions, and do not provide any combat bonuses inherently but are instead an essential aspect in defeating Kuva Liches in combat.
   
 
The Parazon has three Requiem mod slots in addition to its normal slots, which are unlocked upon the player acquiring their first Requiem Mod.
 
The Parazon has three Requiem mod slots in addition to its normal slots, which are unlocked upon the player acquiring their first Requiem Mod.
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Revision as of 11:54, November 3, 2019

The Parazon is a bladed tool used by Warframes for a variety of functions. It is primarily used for Hacking enemy electronics but is also strong enough to be wielded as an assassination weapon. The weapon is normally hidden when not in use and can be materialized on the Warframe's right wrist when needed. It also comes with a tether that allows the Warframe to throw the Parazon out and then retrieve it afterward.

Mechanics

The Parazon appears as a weapon in the Arsenal that is permanently equipped on all Warframes. It possesses three Parazon Mod slots, which can be used to enhance its abilities. As with all Warframe weapons, the Parazon can also be color customized as the player desires.

Hacking

Main article: Hacking

When hacking an enemy console, the Warframe inserts the Parazon into the console to initiate the hack. Hacking bonuses are applied according to the equipped Parazon hacking Mods.

Mercy

ParazonMercy

An enemy that can be Mercied

Aside from hacking, the Parazon can also be used to perform a lethal Finisher called Mercy, which has more elaborate kill animations compared to normal finishers. Mercy kills can be performed on any enemy with a red Parazon symbol above them, usually when the enemy has low health. Successful Mercy kills can grant combat bonuses to the player depending on the Parazon mod they have equipped.

Currently, stealth kills cannot be performed by the Parazon, regardless if the player has a Melee weapon equipped or not.

Kuva Lich

Main article: Kuva Lich

Vanquishing or converting a Kuva Lich requires a Parazon with Requiem Mods equipped. These mods are acquired from Requiem Void Fissure missions, and do not provide any combat bonuses inherently but are instead an essential aspect in defeating Kuva Liches in combat.

The Parazon has three Requiem mod slots in addition to its normal slots, which are unlocked upon the player acquiring their first Requiem Mod.



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