Unstoppable and utterly fearless, Vanguards are the first and best line of defense in the Republic Military.
Skill Trees[edit | edit source]
- Shield Specialist - Powers up the Vanguard’s shield generator to absorb firepower and protect their allies.
- Plasmatech - Teaches explosives and grenades to complement either rifles or heavy cannons.
- Tactics - Trains the Vanguard how to more effectively deal with close range combatants.
Abilities[edit | edit source]
Ability rotations[edit | edit source]
for standard mobs, using the blaster and healing companion is fine
for groups, using harpoon and positioning yourself to use pulse cannon takes down groups well
For strongs/elites - burning cooldowns seems to work the best. Using the sticky grenade and shockstrike. Adrenaline rush and reactive shield allow for health regen. Especially for elites, using cyro grenade then No Retreat at the beginning will provide additional healing during the fight.
some fun combo attacks i use are 1) Cyro nade + Full auto so you get the full cast 2) Explosive round + high impact bolt