Awarded by the Arbiters of Hexis to few Tenno capable of surviving Arbitration.

—In-game description

Vitus Essence is a special resource that is rewarded upon completing each rotation in an Arbitrations mission.


  • Obtained from completing or failing Arbitrations missions, as long as the player completes at least one rotation.


  • Vitus Essence is used to buy items from the Arbitrations Vendor NPC in the Arbiters of Hexis room of any relay.
Click to view the items purchased with Vitus Essence.
Item Type Quantity
Arbitration Statue Decoration 12
Ayatan Amber Star Blueprint 10
Cautious Shot Mod 15
Judicial Coils Cosmetic 20
Power Donation Mod 15
Scars of Arbitration Sigil Cosmetic 15
Vitus Emblem Cosmetic 3
Vitus Illumina Decoration 9
Total 99

Last updated: Hotfix 24.0.3


  • The Vitus Illumina decoration appears invisible unless GPU particles option is turned on to at least minimal in the graphics settings.
  • The Ayatan Amber Star blueprint is reusable. Each star requires 100,000 credits, 2 Ayatan Cyan Stars and 2 Vitus Essence.


Patch HistoryEdit

Update 24.0
  • A reusable Ayatan Amber Star Blueprint (available for 10 Vitus Essence) is purchasable from the Arbiters of Hexis in the Relay.

Hotfix 23.10.2

  • Fixed Arbitration missions rewarding the incorrect amount of Vitus Essence at End Of Mission.

Update 23.10

  • Introduced.

Last updated: Hotfix 24.0.3