Some robots have special abilities which can provide you with a significant advantage during the battle.
There are currently 6 unique robot special abilities in the game:
Stealth ability allows the robot to disappear from enemy radars making it almost invincible for a short amount of time.
Robots capable of Stealth: Stalker.
Assault Mode is a unique special ability of Rhino. While in assault mode, Rhino gains protection from built-in shields and loses ability to turn and fire medium weapons. In exchange, his movespeed is increased by half allowing it to break through enemy lines and force enemies into close combat.
Sentry Mode is a unique special ability of Fujin. Upon activating the Sentry ability, Fujin elevates his tower, gaining strategic advantage as well as protection from his built-in energy shield. While in this mode, Fujin is unable to move but is still able to turn around and fire.
Bastion Mode is a unique special ability of Raijin. Upon activating the Bastion ability, Raijin elevates his tower, gaining strategic advantage as well as protection from his built-in shields. While in this mode, Raijin is unable to move but is still able to turn around and fire.
Quick Draw ability, holstering robot's current active weapons and drawing the holstered ones in their stead, just like the gunslingers of old. Quick Draw can be used to effectively combine 4 identical weapons into a deadly burst or to switch burst weapons for sustained fire weapons after unloading them onto the enemy.
- Robots capable of Quick Draw: Jesse, Doc, Butch.
Inquisitor activates stealth, preventing enemies from being able to lock on him and launches himself into the air. Stealth remains activated for 5 more seconds after the landing. Cooldown: 20 sec.
- Robots capable of Descend: Inquisitor.
The robot launches into the air and hovers for a time. To use this ability, hold the ability key down for as long as you wish to fly. Glide uses fuel, which recharges over time. You can make the robot jump when on the ground, but while in the air, you can only control its flight. The robot's unique design allows you to control it during freefall.
- Robots capable of Descend: Hover.