Armor Mods

Most common armor has one material slot and one miscellaneous slot. Helmets do not have a miscellaneous slot. You can find the total crafting requirements under Armor Mods along with any adjustment to base weight.

Material All tiers of armor benefits from the same material mods. To see necessary components and qualifications see Armor Mods.

Combat Material

Type Resistance Bonus Notes
Standard
Reinforced 1.125
Shadowed 1.125 +1 to stealth in dark areas on chest. +.5 for limbs
Fiberglass 1.375
Polymer 1.5

Leather Materials

Type Resistance Bonus Notes
Standard
Boiled 1.125
Girded 1.25
Treated 1.375
Shadowed 1.375 +1 to stealth in dark areas on chest. +.5 for limbs
Studded 1.5

Metal Material

Type Resistance Bonus Notes
Standard
Painted 1.125
Enamled 1.25
Shadowed 1.25 +1 to stealth in dark areas on chest. +.5 for limbs
Alloyed 1.375
Polished 1.5

Raider Materials

Type Resistance Bonus Notes
Standard
Welded 1.125
Tempered 1.25
Hardened 1.375
Buttressed 1.5

Miscellaneous Slot

Chest

Mod Effect
Lighter Build Lightens Armor. +1 AP
Padded +2 resistance vs all explosives
Pocketed +10 Weight Limit
Asbestos Lining +1 energy resist and immune to being caught on fire.
Deep Pocketed +20 Weight Limit
Lead Lined +3 Radiation Resistance
Dense +4 resistance vs all explosives
Ultra Light Build Lightens Armor. +2 AP
BioCommMesh Chems last 50% Longer
Pneumatic Reduces stagger penalty by 3 MP

Arms

Mod Effect
Lighter Build Lightens Armor. +.5 AP
Pocketed +5 Weight Limit
Braced +1 to block rolls. Can be stacked on both arms for +2 total
Brawling +1 DV to unarmed attacks
Strengthened The affected limb takes half as many hits as normal from attacks.
Deep Pocketed +10 Weight Limit
Lead Lined +1 Radiation Resistance
Stabilized +1 to Aim accuracy. May be combined on both arms for +2 total.
Aerodynamic Reduce the AP Cost for power attacks by 1.
Ultra Light Build Lightens Armor. +1 AP
Weighted Melee and unarmed attacks get -2 to AP. May be combined on both arms for -4 total.

Legs

Mod Effect
Lighter Build Lightens Armor. +.5 AP
Pocketed +5 Weight Limit
Cushioned Reduce falling damage by 4 DV. May be combined on both legs for a total reduction of 8 DV.
Strengthened The affected limb takes half as many hits as normal from attacks.
Deep Pocketed +10 Weight Limit
Lead Lined +1 Radiation Resistance
Muffled Reduce stealth penalty for movement by 1. May be taken on both legs for a total of -2 penalty for movement.
Custom Fitted You treat your endurance as 2 points higher for determining how many hexes you can sprint per AP. This may be taken on both legs for a total of 4 higher.
Ultra Light Build Lightens Armor. +1 AP
Sleek Mus be taken on both legs to have any effect. You can move at normal speed while crouched (rather than half).

Ballistic Mesh Ballistic Mesh can be applied to certain outfit and hat items. It provides an equal bonus to both normal and energy resistance.

Type Outfit Resistance Hat Resistance
I 2 .5
II 5 .75
III 8 1
IV 11 1.25
V 14 1.5

Armor Mods

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