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With 'Assault Mode' and 'Molecular Conversion' as its default precepts, Taxon protects its owner with shield restoration. Equipped with the Artax ice-beam.

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Recent excavations near Earth have revealed a cache of Sentinel technology, once thought lost forever. The Taxon Sentinel is a protector, a mender of shields. During the Old-War it saved countless Tenno lives from certain death.

Construct its blueprint, and you will have an ally at your side.

—The Lotus

The Taxon is a Sentinel pre-equipped with the ArtaxSentinelArtax.png Artax as its default weapon. Intended for players starting out in WARFRAME, the Taxon is designed to protect Tenno through its Molecular Conversion12?cb=20190608095452 Molecular Conversion precept by converting damage dealt into a Warframe's shields.

Manufacturing Requirements
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15,000
Ferrite64.png
500
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200
Rubedo64.png
200
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1
Time: 24 hrs
Rush: Platinum64.png 30
MarketIcon.png Market Price: N/A Blueprint2.svg Blueprints Price: Credits64.png 5,000

Acquisition

The Taxon's blueprint is awarded for completion of the Venus Junction on Earth. Players who have already completed that junction prior to Update 19.10 (2017-02-09) will receive the blueprint via email at next login. The blueprint is also available in the Market for Credits64.png 5,000.

Taxon–Exclusive Precept mods

Notes

Trivia

  • The name Taxon likely comes from the surgical term Taxis (taksəs), the replacing of a displaced part, or the reducing of a hernia or the like, by manipulation without cutting.
  • The Taxon is currently the cheapest Sentinel to both acquire and craft.
  • The shape and design of the Taxon resembles the quests symbol used in navigation.

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Taxon can be equipped with the following items:

Cosmetics

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Hotfix 23.8.2 (2018-09-19)

  • Desert Camo Skin added.

Update 19.10 (2017-02-09)

  • Introduced.

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