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==Description==
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*'''Research Notes:'''
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[[File:MIND SHIELD (EU2012).png|100px|right|Mind Shield]]
See Ethereal Autopsy
 
 
 
*'''Engineer Notes:'''
 
 
Developed using the cybernetic implants we removed from the skull of the Ethereal alien species, this device should allow for a greater resistance to offensive psi attacks.
 
Developed using the cybernetic implants we removed from the skull of the Ethereal alien species, this device should allow for a greater resistance to offensive psi attacks.
 
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*Strengthens the user's Will against enemy psionic attacks
==Stats==
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{{Ref Close | source = XCOM: Enemy Unknown (2012)}}
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! width="30px" align="center" | Property !! Info
 
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| align="center" | Requires: || align="center" | Ethereal Autopsy
 
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| align="left" | Cost: || align="center" | §150 <br>Alloy:6<br>Elerium:20<br>Ethereal Corpse: 1<br>Min. Engineers:35
 
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| align="center" | Abilities || align="center" | Will: +30
 
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| align="center" | Health || align="center" | None
 
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| align="center" | Equiped || align="center" | Backpack
 
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==Notes==
 
==Notes==
*Having an assault with a Mind Shield equipped can allow them to approach an Ethereal and Rapid Fire them. Should they miss, (which is unlikely) there is now a negligible chance that they will be mind controlled and used against you.
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|requires=[[Ethereal Autopsy (EU2012)|Ethereal Autopsy]]
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|costs=§150<br>10 [[Alien Alloys (EU2012)|Alloys]]<br>30 [[Elerium (EU2012)|Elerium]]<br>1 [[Ethereal Corpse (EU2012)|Ethereal Corpse]]<br>35 Engineers
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|abilities/stats=+30 Will
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* Gives additional 30% protection from psi attacks. Gives additional 30% chance to psi attacks.
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*Having an [[Assault (EU2012)|Assault]] with a Mind Shield equipped can allow them to approach an [[Ethereal (EU2012)|Ethereal]] and Rapid Fire them. Should they miss, (which is unlikely) there is now a negligible chance that they will be mind controlled and used against you.
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*While described as a Mind "Shield", the Will bonus is generic and is equally useful for boosting offensive Psi abilities.
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*Unlike the [[Psi Armor (EU2012)|Psi Armor]], which can only be equipped by soldiers that have already tested positive for Psi ability, any soldier can equip Mind Shields.
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==See Also==
 
==See Also==
''Place here internal links to wiki pages that might be relevant to the topic of the page''
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{{Equipment (EU2012)}}
  
 
[[Category: Enemy Unknown (2012)]]
 
[[Category: Enemy Unknown (2012)]]
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[[Category: Equipment (EU2012)]]

Latest revision as of 05:26, 31 January 2014

Description
Mind Shield

Developed using the cybernetic implants we removed from the skull of the Ethereal alien species, this device should allow for a greater resistance to offensive psi attacks.

  • Strengthens the user's Will against enemy psionic attacks
Source: XCOM: Enemy Unknown (2012)

Notes

Research Required Ethereal Autopsy
Base Costs §150
10 Alloys
30 Elerium
1 Ethereal Corpse
35 Engineers
Abilities/Stats +30 Will
  • Gives additional 30% protection from psi attacks. Gives additional 30% chance to psi attacks.
  • Having an Assault with a Mind Shield equipped can allow them to approach an Ethereal and Rapid Fire them. Should they miss, (which is unlikely) there is now a negligible chance that they will be mind controlled and used against you.
  • While described as a Mind "Shield", the Will bonus is generic and is equally useful for boosting offensive Psi abilities.
  • Unlike the Psi Armor, which can only be equipped by soldiers that have already tested positive for Psi ability, any soldier can equip Mind Shields.


See Also

EU2012 Badge XCOM: Enemy Unknown (2012): Soldier Equipment
Armor:
Light:Body Armor
Medium:Carapace ArmorSkeleton SuitGhost ArmorPsi Armor
Heavy:Titan ArmorArchangel Armor
MEC Suits:MEC-1 WardenMEC-2 SentinelMEC-3 Paladin
Weapons:
Conventional:PistolAssault RifleShotgunSniper RifleLMGRocket Launcher
Laser:Laser PistolLaser RifleScatter LaserLaser Sniper RifleHeavy Laser
Plasma:Plasma PistolLight Plasma RiflePlasma RifleAlloy CannonPlasma Sniper RifleHeavy PlasmaBlaster Launcher
EXALT Weapons:EXALT Assault RifleEXALT Sniper RifleEXALT LMGEXALT Rocket LauncherEXALT Laser RifleEXALT Laser Sniper RifleEXALT Heavy Laser
MEC Weapons:MinigunRailgunParticle Cannon
Items:EU: Alien GrenadeArc ThrowerChitin PlatingCombat StimsFrag GrenadeMedikitMind ShieldNano-Fiber VestS.C.O.P.E.
EW DLC: Flashbang GrenadeGas GrenadeGhost GrenadeMimic BeaconNeedle GrenadeReaper RoundsRespirator Implant