Barrier is a Talent in Mass Effect. Barrier is a talent that belongs to Biotic Talents and is available to Adept, Sentinel and Vanguard Classes. Talents are the more general skill areas in which a character excels and a part of your Character’s build linked to your class. As you progress through the game, you will also be able to unlock specializations that give you added bonuses
Bolsters your kinetic shields with a mass effect field that can absorb a massive amount of damage. Attacks that penetrate shields also penetrate his barrier. Each point spent increases the strength and duration of the barrier.
Barrier is available for the following classes
- For Adept and Sentinel classes it is a starting class talent.
- For Vanguard class it is unlocked at Warp Talent level 4
- Asari Scientist and Krogan Battlemaster
Barrier Progression Rewards
|1||Bolsters your shield with a biotic barrier that will absorb up to 400 points of damage but doesn't block attacks that bypass shields.||Unlocks Barrier Ability|
|2||Increases Barrier duration to 10.5 sec and shielding to 420.||-|
|3||Increases Barrier duration to 11 sec and shielding to 440.||-|
|4||Increases Barrier duration to 11.5 sec and shielding to 460.||For Adept class unlocks Stasis talent.|
|5||Increases Barrier duration to 12 sec and shielding to 480.||For Asari Scientist class unlocks Stasis talent.|
|6||Increases Barrier duration to 12.5 sec and shielding to 500.||For Sentinel and Krogan Battlemaster unlocks Stasis talent.|
|7||Bolsters your shields with a biotic barrier that will absorb up to 700 points of damage but doesn't block attacks that bypass shields. Improves the recharge time and accuracy cost.||Unlocks Advanced Barrier Ability|
|8||Increases Barrier duration to 17 sec and shielding to 720.||-|
|9||Increases Barrier duration to 17.5 sec and shielding to 740.||-|
|10||Increases Barrier duration to 18 sec and shielding to 760.||-|
|11||Increases Barrier duration to 18.5 sec and shielding to 780.||-|
|12||Bolsters your shields with a biotic barrier that will absorb up to 1000 points of damage but doesn't block attacks that bypass shields.||Unlocks Master Barrier Ability|
Barrier Notes & Tips
- Notes and other tips go here.
|Mass Effect Talents|
Assault Rifles Talent ♦ Assault Training ♦ Basic Armor ♦ Charm ♦ Combat Armor ♦ Damping ♦ Decryption ♦ Electronics ♦ First Aid ♦ Fitness ♦ Hacking ♦ Intimidate ♦ Lift ♦ Medicine ♦ Pistols Talent ♦ Shotguns Talent ♦ Singularity ♦ Sniper Rifles Talent ♦ Spectre Training ♦ Stasis ♦ Tactical Armor ♦ Throw ♦ Warp