Incarnates

# Alpha Slot

The Alpha Slot gives your character the first taste of what it's like to be an Incarnate. The Alpha Slot focuses on universal enhancements for powers. Very rare Alpha Slot abilities can apply a level shift that effectively increases the level at which your character can fight.

### Cardiac Tree

#### Boost

##### Cardiac Boost [Common]

For all powers: Reduces Endurance cost by 33%.

One-sixth of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

#### Core Boost

##### Cardiac Core Boost [Uncommon]

For all powers: Reduces Endurance cost by 33% and increases Range by 20%.

One-third of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

#### Total Core Revamp

##### Cardiac Total Core Revamp [Rare]

For all powers: Reduces Endurance cost by 45% and increases Range by 20%.

One-half of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

#### Partial Core Revamp

##### Cardiac Partial Core Revamp [Rare]

For all powers: Reduces Endurance cost by 33%, increases Range and Damage Resistance effects by 20%.

One-half of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a Level Shift.

#### Core Paragon

##### Cardiac Core Paragon [Very Rare]

For all powers: Reduces Endurance cost by 45%, increases Range and Damage Resistance effects by 20%.

Two-thirds of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

[Ability Cost: Any 2 Rare]

#### Radial Boost

##### Cardiac Radial Boost [Uncommon]

For all powers: Reduces Endurance cost by 33% and increases Damage Resistance effects by 20%.

One-third of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

#### Total Radial Revamp

##### Cardiac Total Radial Revamp [Rare]

For all powers: Reduces Endurance cost by 33%, increases Damage Resistance effects by 20%, Range by 10% and Sleep Duration by 33%.

One-half of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

#### Partial Radial Revamp

##### Cardiac Partial Radial Revamp [Rare]

For all powers: Reduces Endurance cost by 33%, increases Damage Resistance effects by 20%, Range by 10%, and Fear Duration by 33%.

One-half of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

#### Radial Paragon

##### Cardiac Radial Paragon [Very Rare]

For all powers: Reduces Endurance cost by 33%, increases Range and Damage Resistance effects by 20%, Fear, Sleep and Intangibility Duration by 33%.

Two-thirds of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

[Ability Cost: Any 2 Rare]

### Musculature Tree

#### Boost

##### Musculature Boost [Common]

For all powers: Increases Damage by 33%.

One-sixth of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

#### Core Boost

##### Musculature Core Boost [Uncommon]

For all powers: Increases Damage and Immobilization Duration by 33%.

One-third of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

#### Total Core Revamp

##### Musculature Total Core Revamp [Rare]

For all powers: Increases Damage by 45% and Immobilization Duration by 33%.

One-half of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

#### Partial Core Revamp

##### Musculature Partial Core Revamp [Rare]

For all powers: Increases Damage, Immobilization Duration, and Defense Debuff effects by 33%.

One-half of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

#### Core Paragon

##### Musculature Core Paragon [Very Rare]

For all powers: Increases Damage by 45%, Immobilization Duration and Defense Debuff effects by 33%.

Two-thirds of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

[Ability Cost: Any 2 Rare]

#### Radial Boost

##### Musculature Radial Boost [Uncommon]

For all powers: Increases Damage and Defense Debuff effects by 33%.

One-third of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

#### Total Radial Revamp

##### Musculature Total Radial Revamp [Rare]

For all powers: Increases Damage, Defense Debuff, and Endurance Modification effects by 33%, and Immobilization Duration by 16.5%.

One-half of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

#### Partial Radial Revamp

##### Musculature Partial Radial Revamp [Rare]

For all powers: Increases Damage and Defense Debuff effects by 33%, Immobilization Duration by 16.5%, and To Hit Debuff effects by 20%.

One-half of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

#### Radial Paragon

##### Musculature Radial Paragon [Very Rare]

For all powers: Increases Damage, Immobilization Duration, Defense Debuff, Endurance Modification, and Run Speed effects by 33%, and To Hit Debuff effects by 20%.

Two-thirds of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

[Ability Cost: Any 2 Rare]

### Nerve Tree

#### Boost

##### Nerve Boost [Common]

For all powers: Increases Accuracy by 33%.

One-sixth of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

#### Core Boost

##### Nerve Core Boost [Uncommon]

For all powers: Increases Accuracy and Hold Duration by 33%.

One-third of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

#### Total Core Revamp

##### Nerve Total Core Revamp [Rare]

For all powers: Increases Accuracy by 45% and Hold Duration by 33%.

One-half of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

#### Partial Core Revamp

##### Nerve Partial Core Revamp [Rare]

For all powers: Increases Accuracy and Hold Duration by 33% and Defense Buff effects by 20%.

One-half of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

#### Core Paragon

##### Nerve Core Paragon [Very Rare]

For all powers: Increases Accuracy by 45%, Hold Duration by 33%, and Defense Buff effects by 20%.

Two-thirds of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

[Ability Cost: Any 2 Rare]

#### Radial Boost

##### Nerve Radial Boost [Uncommon]

For all powers: Increases Accuracy by 33% and Defense Buff effects by 20%.

One-third of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

#### Total Radial Revamp

##### Nerve Total Radial Revamp [Rare]

For all powers: Increases Accuracy by 33%, Defense Buff effects by 20%, Hold Duration by 16.5%, and Confuse Duration by 33%.

One-half of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

#### Partial Radial Revamp

##### Nerve Partial Radial Revamp [Rare]

For all powers: Increases Accuracy by 33%, Defense Buff effects by 20%, Hold Duration by 16.5%, and Taunt effects by 33%.

One-half of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

#### Radial Paragon

##### Nerve Radial Paragon [Very Rare]

For all powers: Increases Accuracy, Hold Duration, Taunt effects, Confuse Duration, and Fly Speed effects by 33%, and Defense Buff effects by 20%.

Two-thirds of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

[Ability Cost: Any 2 Rare]

### Spiritual Tree

#### Boost

##### Spiritual Boost [Common]

For all powers: Increases Recharge Rate by 33%.

One-sixth of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

#### Core Boost

##### Spiritual Core Boost [Uncommon]

For all powers: Increases Recharge Rate and Stun Duration by 33%.

One-third of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

#### Total Core Revamp

##### Spiritual Total Core Revamp [Rare]

For all powers: Increases Recharge Rate by 45% and Stun Duration by 33%.

One-half of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

#### Partial Core Revamp

##### Spiritual Partial Core Revamp [Rare]

For all powers: Increases Recharge Rate, Stun Duration, and Healing by 33%.

One-half of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

#### Core Paragon

##### Spiritual Core Paragon [Very Rare]

For all powers: Increases Recharge Rate by 45%, Stun Duration and Healing by 33%.

Two-thirds of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

[Ability Cost: Any 2 Rare]

#### Radial Boost

##### Spiritual Radial Boost [Uncommon]

For all powers: Increases Recharge Rate and Healing by 33%.

One-third of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

#### Total Radial Revamp

##### Spiritual Total Radial Revamp [Rare]

For all powers: Increases Recharge Rate and Healing 33%, Stun Duration by 16.5%, and To Hit Buff effects by 20%.

One-half of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

#### Partial Radial Revamp

##### Spiritual Partial Radial Revamp [Rare]

For all powers: Increases Recharge Rate, Healing, and Slow Movement effects by 33%, and Stun Duration by 16.5%.

One-half of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

#### Radial Paragon

##### Spiritual Radial Paragon [Very Rare]

For all powers: Increases Recharge Rate, Healing, Stun Duration, Slow Movement, and Jump effects by 33%, and To Hit Buff effects by 20%.

Two-thirds of these bonuses ignore the effects of enhancement diminishing returns.

This power also applies a level shift.

[Ability Cost: Any 2 Rare]

## Gaining the Alpha Slot

Taking the first step toward such power won't be easy. Your character needs to meet with Mender Ramiel to begin a storyline that will teach some of the secrets behind being an Incarnate. This story arc ultimately unlocks the Alpha Slot.

## Alpha Slot Incarnate Components

You can craft Alpha Slot abilities using new Incarnate components. Here's a list of some of the new Incarnate components.

Component Name | Description | Obtained By | Upgrades Into |
---|---|---|---|

Hero 1 DNA Sample | Hero 1's DNA contains a small fraction of his power as modified by the Rikti. | Lady Grey Task Force | Vanguard DNA Metamatrix |

Ancient Nictus Fragment | The sands of Cimerora have coughed up this gem of Nictus power. | Imperious Task Force | Incarnate Infused Nictus |

Essence of the Incarnate | A shred of power from a living Incarnate. | Statesman Task Force or Recluse Strike Force | Drop of the Well |

Dimensional Keystone | This stone is imbued with the cosmic resonance of a world beyond Primal Earth. | Reichsman Task Force or Reichsman Strike Force | Infinite Tessellation |

Gr'ai Matter | This Rikti neural matter is useful to channel Alpha Incarnate abilities which affect the mind and soul. | Purchased with 150 Vanguard Merits | |

Penumbra of Rularuu | The emanations from Rularuu's Willforges can channel Alpha Incarnate abilities which affect body and bone. | Cathedral of Pain | |

Incarnate Shard | Faint impressions of Incarnate essence can be found almost everywhere. | Rare drop from L50+ mobs, or players in PvP. | Any; allows upgrades |