Photonics is an engineering skill, available to all characters. In addition to crafting effects, it also allows the use of salvage tools to retrieve Mechanical/Electrical Components from fallen mechanical enemies.
- This skill allows crafting of various EMP devices. It also increases your chances of successfully improving certain enhancements on equipment. Photonics-based enhancements include those that affect Stealth and Threat modification, Crit Hits, and the EMP and Photonic damage types.
- Engineering: Photonics also allows the use of Salvage Tools to collect scrap metal and electronics from destroyed machines.
Allows Fabrication of the following:
Improves Modification of the following: (based on description only)
- Threat Reduction
- Crit Hit Increase
- Resist EMP
- Reduce Resist EMP
- Resist Laser
- Reduce Resist Laser