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Buffs

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See also: Afflictions

Buffs are beneficial Afflictions which are gained by consumption of certain Chemicals and provide various temporary stats bonuses.


Slow Metabolism

Affliction Slow Metabolism.png
Causes chemicals to last longer.
Slow Metabolism is a buff that can be obtained by drinking Tonic Liquid.

Its main purpose is increasing the duration of any other buffs, thus strengthening their effect.

At max strength (600) it increases the durations by 100%.

Giving Tonic Liquid to a critically wounded patient may be worth it so as to increase the efficiency of further treatments.

Slow Metabolism decays overtime, lasting a total of 10 minutes from full strength.

Hyperactivity

Affliction Haste.png
Movement speed and reflexes are heightened.
Hyperactivity is a buff that can be obtained by being injected with Methamphetamine or Hyperzine.

Its main purpose is increasing the character speed to the safe limit of +48% (the fastest speed that doesn't cause collision damage on impact with walls/doors).

Hyperactivity decays overtime, lasting a total of 7 minutes with Methamphetamine, and 6 minutes 40 seconds with Hyperzine. Taking successive doses may bring it to the maximum 10 minutes.

Vigor

Affliction Vigor.png
Patient's pain receptors are numbed.
Vigor is an buff that can be obtained by consuming Anabolic Steroids or Hyperzine.

Vigor protects the player from damage by up to 75%.

Vigor decays overtime, lasting 7 minutes with Anabolic Steroids, and 6 minutes 40 seconds with Hyperzine.

Husk Infection Resistance

Affliction Husk Infection Resistance.png
Patient's immune system is more attuned to alien parasites.
Husk Infection Resistance is a buff that can be obtained by being injected with Broad-spectrum Antibiotics.

It protects the player from the Husk Infection by up to 75%.

Husk Infection Resistance decays overtime, lasting a total of 10 minutes.

Paralysis Resistance

The patient's body is less affected by paralysis. It also seems to recover from any existing effects.
Paralysis Resistance is a buff that can be obtained by consuming Anaparalyzant.

It protects the player from Paralysis by up to 200%.

Paralysis Resistance decays overtime, lasting 160 seconds.

Psychosis Resistance

Affliction Psychosis Resistance.png
Patient exhibits high mental fortitude.
Psychosis Resistance is a buff that can be obtained by consuming Ethanol or smoking Pipe Tobacco.

It protects the player from Psychosis by up to 75%.

Psychosis Resistance decays overtime, lasting 10 minutes.

Pressure Resistance

Affliction Pressure Resistance.png
Internal organs are more accustomed to high pressures.
Pressure Resistance is an unobtainable buff which protects the player from environmental Pressure by 75%.


Affliction If left alone Strength Range Effects Provided by Skill
Affliction Slow Metabolism.png
Slow Metabolism
Decays (-1/s) 0 - 600 +0 → +100% Buffs/Chems duration |?| Tonic Liquid.pngTonic Liquid 300 | 100 72
Affliction Haste.png
Hyperactivity
Decays (-1/s) 0 - 600 +0 → +48% speed |?| Methamphetamine.pngMethamphetamine 420 | 30
Hyperzine.pngHyperzine 400
72
60
Affliction Vigor.png
Vigor
Decays (-1/s) 0 - 600 +0 → +75% Resistance to All Damage |?| Anabolic Steroids.pngAnabolic Steroids 420 | 30
Hyperzine.pngHyperzine 400
72
60
Affliction Husk Infection Resistance.png
Husk Infection Resistance
Decays (-1/s) 0 - 600 +0 → +75% Husk Infection Resistance |?| Broad-spectrum Antibiotics.pngBroad-spectrum Antibiotics 600 | 300 (450)* 25
Affliction Paralysis Resistance.png
Paralysis Resistance
Decays (-5/s) 0 - 800 +0 → +200% Paralysis Resistance|?| Anaparalyzant.pngAnaparalyzant 800 | 390 64
Affliction Psychosis Resistance.png
Psychosis Resistance
Decays (-1/s) 0 - 600 +0 → +75% Psychosis Resistance |?| Ethanol.pngEthanol 600
Captain's Pipe.pngCaptain's Pipe
N/A
Affliction Pressure Resistance.png
Pressure Resistance
Decays (-1/s) 0 - 100 +0 → +75% Pressure Resistance |?| Unobtainable N/A


Afflictions
Combat Affliction Internal Damage.pngInternal DamageAffliction Bleeding.pngBleedingAffliction Burn.pngBurnAffliction Bloodloss.pngBloodlossAffliction Stun.pngStun
Environment Affliction Oxygen Low.pngOxygen LowAffliction Pressure.pngHigh PressureAffliction Radiation Sickness.pngRadiation Sickness
Poisons Affliction Husk Infection.pngHusk InfectionAffliction Paralysis.pngParalysisAffliction Morbusine Poisoning.pngMorbusine PoisoningAffliction Sufforin Poisoning.pngSufforin PoisoningAffliction Deliriumine Poisoning.pngDeliriumine PoisoningAffliction Cyanide Poisoning.pngCyanide Poisoning
Side Effects Affliction Opiate Withdrawal.pngOpiate WithdrawalAffliction Opiate Overdose.pngOpiate OverdoseAffliction Opiate Addiction.pngOpiate AddictionAffliction Psychosis.pngPsychosisAffliction Drunk.pngDrunkAffliction Nausea.pngNauseaAffliction Space Herpes.pngSpace Herpes
Buffs Affliction Slow Metabolism.pngSlow MetabolismAffliction Haste.pngHyperactivityAffliction Vigor.pngVigorAffliction Husk Infection Resistance.pngHusk Infection ResistanceAffliction Paralysis Resistance.pngParalysis ResistanceAffliction Psychosis Resistance.pngPsychosis ResistanceAffliction Pressure Resistance.pngPressure Resistance