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Each Legend has three abilities: one Passive, one Tactical, and one Ultimate.

Passive abilities[]

These abilities do not have cooldowns and are either always active or able to be activated at will. Some Passives may be disabled by Revenant's Silence.svg Silence.

Icon Name Legend Description Immune to Silence
Combat Revive.svg Combat Revive Portrait Lifeline square.png
Deploy D.O.C. to revive teammates, leaving Lifeline free to defend.
Double Time.svg Double Time Portrait Bangalore square.png
Taking fire while sprinting makes you move faster for a brief time.
Eye for Quality.svg Eye for Quality Portrait Loba square.png
Nearby epic and legendary loot can be seen through walls. The range is the same as Black Market Boutique.svg Black Market Boutique.
Grenadier.svg Grenadier Portrait Fuse square.png
Stack an extra grenade per inventory slot. Fire grenades farther, faster, and more accurately.
Gun Shield.svg Gun Shield Portrait Gibraltar square.png
Aiming down sights deploys a gun shield that blocks incoming fire, once damaged for 50 hp the gunshield will be destroyed without you taking any damage.
Heart Seeker.svg Heart Seeker Portrait Seer square.png
Hear and visualize the heartbeats of enemies within 75m when aiming down sights.
Insider Knowledge.svg Insider Knowledge Portrait Pathfinder square.png
Scan a Survey Beacon.svg survey beacon to reduce the cooldown of Zipline Gun.svg Zipline Gun.
Marked for Death.svg Marked for Death Portrait Ash square.png
Ash's map shows the location of recent deathboxes. Press on a deathbox to mark surviving attackers (once per box).
Modded Loader.svg Modded Loader Portrait Rampart square.png
Increased magazine capacity and faster reloads when using LMGs and the Minigun.
Neurolink.svg Neurolink Portrait Crypto square.png
Crypto and his teammates see what his Surveillance Drone.svg Surveillance Drone detects up to a 30m distance.
Now You See Me....svg Now You See Me... Portrait Mirage square.png
Automatically cloak when using Respawn Beacon.svg Respawn Beacons and reviving teammates.
Nox Vision.svg Nox Vision Portrait Caustic square.png
You gain threat vision on enemies moving through your gas.
Retrieve the Wounded.svg Retrieve the Wounded Portrait Newcastle square.png
Drag downed allies as you revive and protect them with your Knockdown Shield.svg Revive Shield.
Spacewalk.svg Spacewalk Portrait Horizon square.png
Increase air control and reduce fall impacts with Horizon’s custom spacesuit.
Spark of Genius.svg Spark of Genius Portrait Wattson square.png
Ultimate Accelerant.svg Ultimate Accelerants fully charge Wattson's ultimate and she can carry more Ultimate Accelerants. Wattson slowly restores her shields over time.
Spotter's Lens.svg Spotter's Lens Portrait Vantage square.png
Aim down sights to scout with your eyepiece (unarmed or with mid- to long-range scopes) and use a bullet drop indicator to see where your shots will land.
Stalker.svg Stalker Portrait Revenant square.png
You crouch walk faster and can climb walls higher.
Swift Mend.svg Swift Mend Portrait Octane square.png
While not taking damage, Octane restores health over time.
Tracker.svg Tracker Portrait Bloodhound square.png
Foes leave behind clues for you to find.
Voices from the Void.svg Voices from the Void Portrait Wraith square.png
You hear a voice when danger approaches. As far as you can tell, it's on your side.
VTOL Jets.svg VTOL Jets Portrait Valkyrie square.png
Press while in the air to engage jetpack. You can switch between hold and toggle mode in the options menu.
Warlord's Ire.svg Warlord's Ire Portrait Mad Maggie square.png
Mad Maggie
Temporarily highlight enemies you've damaged.
Move faster with shotguns.

Tactical abilities[]

These abilities are used a lot more compared to the Ultimates, as they have a lower cooldown. They can be activated by pressing the Q default key on PC, the LB LB button on Xbox, or the L1 L1 button on PlayStation. Some Tactical abilities have multiple charges.

Icon Name Legend Description Cooldown
Amped Cover.svg Amped Cover Portrait Rampart square.png
Build a crouch-cover wall, which deploys a full-cover amped wall that blocks incoming shots and amps outgoing shots. (Max: 5) 20 seconds
(3 charges)
Arc Snare.svg Arc Snare Portrait Ash square.png
Throw a spinning snare that damages and tethers the first enemy that gets too close. 25 seconds
Burglar's Best Friend.svg Burglar's Best Friend Portrait Loba square.png
Teleport to hard-to-reach places or escape trouble quickly by throwing your jump drive bracelet. 30 seconds
D.O.C. Heal Drone.svg D.O.C Heal Drone Portrait Lifeline square.png
The Drone Of Compassion (DOC) automatically heals those near it over time. 45 seconds
Dome of Protection.svg Dome of Protection Portrait Gibraltar square.png
Blocks incoming and outgoing attacks. 30 seconds
Echo Relocation.svg Echo Relocation Portrait Vantage square.png
Position your winged companion Echo and then Launch towards him. Must have line of sight to Echo for Launch. 25 seconds
Eye of the Allfather.svg Eye of the Allfather Portrait Bloodhound square.png
Briefly reveal enemies, traps, and clues through all structures in front of you. 25 seconds
Focus of Attention.svg Focus of Attention Portrait Seer square.png
Summon micro-drones to emit a delayed blast that goes through walls interrupting and revealing enemies. 30 seconds
Grappling Hook.svg Grappling Hook Portrait Pathfinder square.png
Grapple to get to out-of-reach places quickly. 10–30 seconds
Gravity Lift.svg Gravity Lift Portrait Horizon square.png
Reverses the flow of gravity, lifting players upwards and boosting them outwards when they exit. 20 seconds
Into the Void.svg Into the Void Portrait Wraith square.png
Reposition quickly through the safety of the 'void' space, avoiding all damage. 25 seconds
Knuckle Cluster.svg Knuckle Cluster Portrait Fuse square.png
Launch a cluster bomb that continuously expels airburst explosives on impact. 20 seconds
(2 charges)
Missile Swarm.svg Missile Swarm Portrait Valkyrie square.png
Fire a swarm of mini-rockets that damage and disorient the enemy. 30 seconds
Mobile Shield.svg Mobile Shield Portrait Newcastle square.png
Throw out a drone that projects a moveable energy shield. 15 seconds
Nox Gas Trap.svg Nox Gas Trap Portrait Caustic square.png
Place up to 6 canisters that release deadly Nox gas when shot or triggered by enemies. 20 seconds
(3 charges)
Perimeter Security.svg Perimeter Security Portrait Wattson square.png
Create electrified fences by connecting nodes. Fences damage and slow enemies. 15 seconds
(4 charges)
Psyche Out.svg Psyche Out Portrait Mirage square.png
Send out a holographic decoy to confuse the enemy. Press to control the decoy. 15 seconds
Riot Drill.svg Riot Drill Portrait Mad Maggie square.png
Mad Maggie
Fire a drill that attaches to an obstacle and burns enemies on the other side. 22 seconds
Silence.svg Silence Portrait Revenant square.png
Throw a device that deals damage and disables enemy abilities for a time. 25 seconds
(2 charges)
Smoke Launcher.svg Smoke Launcher Portrait Bangalore square.png
Fire a high velocity smoke canister that explodes into a smoke wall on impact. 33 seconds
(2 charges)
Surveillance Drone.svg Surveillance Drone Portrait Crypto square.png
Deploy an aerial camera drone that can remotely interact with Survey Beacon.svg Survey Beacons, Respawn Beacon.svg Respawn Beacons, and ally Banner cards. 40 seconds
Stim.svg Stim Portrait Octane square.png
Increase walk speed by 30% and sprint speed by 40% for 6 seconds. Costs Health to use. Reduction to slows while active. 1 second

Ultimate abilities[]

These abilities are generally the strongest in a Legend's arsenal and so have higher cooldowns. These can be activated by pressing the Z default key on PC, the LB LB and RB RB buttons on Xbox, and the L1 L1 and R1 R1 buttons on PlayStation. The cooldown to use them can be reduced by using Ultimate Accelerant.svg Ultimate Accelerants or a Charge Tower. Players can tell their teammates the status of their ultimates by pinging the ultimate icon in their inventory.

Icon Name Legend Description Cooldown
Beast of the Hunt.svg Beast of the Hunt Portrait Bloodhound square.png
Transform into the ultimate hunter. Enhances your senses, allowing you to see cold tracks and move faster. Knockdowns extend duration. 3 minutes
Black Hole.svg Black Hole Portrait Horizon square.png
Deploy NEWT to create a micro black hole that pulls players in towards it. 3 minutes
Black Market Boutique.svg Black Market Boutique Portrait Loba square.png
Place a portable device that allows you to teleport nearby loot to your inventory. Each friendly or enemy Legend can take up to two items. 2 minutes
Care Package.svg Care Package Portrait Lifeline square.png
Call in a droppod full of high quality defensive gear. 3 minutes 30 seconds
Castle Wall.svg Castle Wall Portrait Newcastle square.png
Leap to an ally or target area and slam down, creating a fortified stronghold. 2 minutes
Death Totem.svg Death Totem Portrait Revenant square.png
Drop a totem that protects users from death. Instead of getting killed or downed, you will return to the totem. Armor is deactivated during Death Protection. 3 minutes
Defensive Bombardment.svg Defensive Bombardment Portrait Gibraltar square.png
Call in a concentrated mortar strike on a position you mark with smoke. 4 minutes 30 seconds
Dimensional Rift.svg Dimensional Rift Portrait Wraith square.png
Link 2 locations with portals for 60 seconds. 3 minutes 30 seconds
Drone EMP.svg Drone EMP Portrait Crypto square.png
Charge up an EMP from your drone. The blast deals 50 shield damage, slows players, and destroys traps. 3 minutes
Exhibit.svg Exhibit Portrait Seer square.png
Create a sphere of micro-drones that reveal the location of enemies moving quickly or firing their weapons within. 2 minutes
Interception Pylon.svg Interception Pylon Portrait Wattson square.png
Place an electrified pylon that destroys incoming ordnance and repairs damaged shields. Standing near Pylons boosts Wattson's tactical recharge rate. (Max: 1) 3 minutes
Launch Pad.svg Launch Pad Portrait Octane square.png
Deployable jump pad that catapults users through the air. Users can press in midair to double jump. 1 minute 30 seconds
Life of the Party.svg Life of the Party Portrait Mirage square.png
Mirage deploys a team of controllable decoys to distract enemies. 1 minute
Mobile Minigun -Sheila-.svg Mobile Minigun "Sheila" Portrait Rampart square.png
Wield a mobile minigun with a single high capacity magazine. Place it down for anyone to use as a stationary and reloadable turret. (Max: 3) 2 minutes
Nox Gas Grenade.svg Nox Gas Grenade Portrait Caustic square.png
Blanket a large area in Nox gas. 3 minutes
Phase Breach.svg Phase Breach Portrait Ash square.png
Tear open a one-way portal to a targeted location. 2 minutes
Rolling Thunder.svg Rolling Thunder Portrait Bangalore square.png
Call in an artillery strike that slowly creeps across the landscape. 3 minutes
Sniper's Mark.svg Sniper's Mark Portrait Vantage square.png
Use your custom sniper rifle to mark enemy targets and apply a damage bonus for you and your team. 40 seconds
(1 round)
3 minutes 20 seconds
(5 rounds)
Skyward Dive.svg Skyward Dive Portrait Valkyrie square.png
Press once to prepare for launch. Teammates can interact with Valkyrie to join the launch. Press again to launch into the air and skydive. 3 minutes
The Motherlode.svg The Motherlode Portrait Fuse square.png
Launch a bombardment that encircles a target area in a wall of flame. 2 minutes
Wrecking Ball.svg Wrecking Ball Portrait Mad Maggie square.png
Mad Maggie
Throw a ball that releases speed-boosting pads and detonates near enemies. 1 minute 30 seconds
Zipline Gun.svg Zipline Gun Portrait Pathfinder square.png
Create a zipline for everyone to use. 2 minutes

Unlisted abilities[]

The following are part of a Legend's kit, but they are not officially listed.

Ash Ash
Bloodhound Bloodhound
Caustic Caustic
  • Caustic is completely immune to all effects of Nox gas. This applies to enemy Nox gas as well.
Crypto Crypto
  • If Crypto uses his Surveillance Drone.svg Surveillance Drone to look at banner screens, he can see the number of enemy squads within 200 meters of himself. Crypto can ping the banners to warn his teammates.
  • The drone can open and close doors, and open supply bins and Care Packages. It can also open locked Vaults if the player has a Vault Key.svg Vault Key.
  • Crypto automatically reloads his weapons while he is in drone view.
Fuse Fuse
Gibraltar Gibraltar
Lifeline Lifeline
  • Lifeline can open extra compartments in extended supply bins.
Loba Loba
  • Loba can also see Mythic items with Eye for Quality.svg Eye for Quality.
  • Loba starts the match with 50% Ultimate energy.
  • Loba only gets 20% Ultimate energy from Ultimate Accelerant.svg Ultimate Accelerants, instead of 35%.
  • Players can steal ammo with Black Market Boutique.svg Black Market Boutique without using any of the 2 slots.
  • Loba can steal one item with Black Market Boutique.svg Black Market Boutique from locked compartments, but doing so destroys the Ultimate and sounds an alarm. The exploding Ultimate will deal damage to everyone too close to it.
Mirage Mirage
  • Mirage can deploy decoys of himself and his squadmates while skydiving.
  • If Mirage gets downed, he cloaks for 5 seconds. A decoy will pretend to die.
Newcastle Newcastle
Octane Octane
  • Launch Pad.svg Launch Pad launches players far but low if they crouch walk or slide into it.
Pathfinder Pathfinder
Seer Seer
  • Heart Seeker.svg Heart Seeker actually extends beyond the 75m range, but enemies appear blue instead of orange.
  • Heartbeats become faster the lower the opponent's health is.
  • Focus of Attention.svg Focus of Attention also reveals enemy health bars.
Valkyrie Valkyrie
  • Valkyrie scans enemies while skydiving. The Champion (CH) and Kill Leader (KL) are marked.
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  • Despite Spotter's Lens.svg Spotter's Lens' description stating it only works with mid-range and long-range optics, it also works while using a 2x HCOG Bruiser.svg 2x HCOG "Bruiser" optic, which is considered close-range.
Wattson Wattson
Wraith Wraith

See also[]