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Blade Beam

Blade Beam is one of three abilities available to Blake Belladonna in RWBY: Grimm Eclipse, specifically her Ranged combo ability. When used, Blake throws a beam of aura towards an enemy. To use, fire ranged attacks three times in succession, and the third will be a Blade Beam.

Full Release Edit

Tier 1 - Blade Beam Edit

  • "Blake hurls an energy blade which explodes on impact, dealing massive damage to the first enemy it hits." 
  • Deals 75 damage to one enemy.

Tier 2a - Stun Blades Edit

  • "Blake fires a horizontal blade beam that damages and stuns enemies in a wide arc." 
  • Stuns deals 80 damage, has infinite range, and hits all enemies in the line, so can create huge hitstreaks.
  • Phases through terrain (including boxes).
  • Costs 1 to upgrade.

Tier 2b - Blade Salvo Edit

  • "Blake fires 3 beams at a single target that do massive damage." 
  • Each beam deals 100 damage, for a maximum of 300.
  • Costs 2 to upgrade.

Early Access Edit

1st level - Blade Beam Edit

  • "Blake hurls an energy blade which explodes on impact, dealing massive damage to the first enemy it hits."
  • Blade Beam deals 205 damage to the targeted enemy.
  • Costs 1 special to use.

2nd level - Improved Blade Beam Edit

  • "Blade Beam becomes chargeable, and when fully charged, will fire three beams instead of one."
  • Charged Blade Beam fires three blades in front of Blake, for 205 damage each. Uncharged Blade Beam only fires one blade, but still hits for 205 damage.
  • Costs 1 point to unlock, 1 special to use.

3rd level - Blade Beam Salvo Edit

  • "Blade Beam will fire three separate beams normally, and five beams when fully charged."
  • Charged Blade Beam fires five blades in a fan in front of Blake, for 205 damage each. Uncharged Blade Beam works the same as Improved Blade Beam--three blades for 205 damage each. Total damage can be 1025 if all 5 beams hit the same target.
  • Costs 2 points to unlock, 2 special to use.

3rd level - Shearing Blades Edit

  • "Blade Beam instead fires up to three horizontal energy blades which deal less damage but pierce through multiple enemies".
  • Each blade deals 150 damage, and can hit multiple enemies. 3 Blades are sent out, thus a target can take a total of 450 damage if hit with all 3.
  • Challenge: Defeat 200 enemies with Blade Beam to unlock this ability.
  • Cost 3 to unlock, 2 special to use.