By Pinpointerror @ December 4, 2013 at 9:59am
Adventurers, we're excited to announce that Module 2: Shadowmantle will be live on December 5, 2013. With plenty of new features coming to Neverwinter, you'll want to be prepared for the upcoming battle against Valindra Shadowmantle and her forces. One of the new features is the Active Companion Bonus System. Companions in your collection will grant you helpful bonuses to attack, defense, and other vital combat stats. Be sure to expand your companion collection to find the perfect one to match your play style!
What are those bonuses your character could receive? We'll reveal just some of the active bonuses available from companions in Neverwinter:
Rank 4: On attack you have a 3% chance to have lightning strike your target doing 50% weapon damage.
Rank 4: On Resurrection, gain +1000 Defense and +1000 Recovery for 10 seconds.
Vicious Dire Wolf
Rank 4: 5% chance to Interrupt your target.
Rank 4: Damage taken reduced by 10% when your HP is less than 35% of max.
Rank 3: Increases damage against Rooted or Stunned targets by 3%
Rank 4: Increases damage against Rooted or Stunned targets by 5%
Rank 3: +5% Damage bonus. (affects companion)
Rank 4: +10% Damage bonus. (affects companion)
Rank 2: +100 Deflect
Rank 3: +190 Deflect
Rank 4: +300 Deflect
Rank 2: 1% of your Max HP healed every second your are Controlled
Rank 3: 1.5% of your Max HP healed every second your are Controlled
Rank 4: 2% of your Max HP healed every second your are Controlled
Man at Arms
Rank 1:+25 Defense
Rank 2: +100 Defense
Rank 3: +190 Defense
Rank 4: +300 Defense
Rank 1:+25 Regeneration
Rank 2: +100 Regeneration
Rank 3: +190 Regeneration
Rank 4: +300 Regeneration
Which combat statistics and effects are the most important to you? Let us know on the official Neverwinter forums.
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