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Killer Instinct is a brutality-scaling mutation which reduces the cooldown of skills when killing an enemy with a melee weapon.

Details[]

  • Scroll Cap: 25
  • Special Effects:
    • Each enemy killed with melee attacks reduces the cooldown of Skills. Enemies killed by projectiles or status effects do not activate the cooldown reduction.
  • Scaling: 0.4 + 0.11 × (stat - 1) seconds
Number of stats 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25+ ...
Mutation effect 0.4s 0.51s 0.62s 0.73s 0.84s 0.95s 1.1s 1.2s 1.3s 1.4s 1.5s 1.6s 1.7s 1.8s 1.9s 2.1s 2.2s 2.3s 2.4s 2.5s 2.6s 2.7s 2.8s 2.9s 3s ...

Notes[]

  • Only activates when an enemy dies to a melee attack.

History[]

  • 1.1: Introduced.
Mutations
Brutality
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