03 Jun 2021 6:25 PM +00:00

Warframe Wisp Guide - How to Obtain, Craft, and Best Builds

The Eerie Wisp is a curious warframe with mixed capabilities that give her versatility. She can become invisible under the right circumstances, boost herself and others, attack in area and unleash a Solar beam that can obliterate everything in its path. That amalgam of abilities makes her a great addition to your warframe roster, and a great choice for almost any kind of mission.

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How to Craft Wisp?

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Wisp's main and components blueprints are acquired from defeating the Ropalolyst on The Ropalolyst, Jupiter.

Building Requirements
Wisp Blueprint Price - Drop Chance 25.81% (Ropalolyst, Jupiter)
Wisp Neuroptics - Drop Chance 25.81% (Ropalolyst, Jupiter)
Wisp Chassis - Drop Chance 25.81% (Ropalolyst, Jupiter)
Wisp Systems - Drop Chance 25.81% (Ropalolyst, Jupiter)

Building Time
Warframe- 72 Hours
Components - 12 Hours

Wisp Overview and Best Weapon Options

Wisp presents great offensive abilities and also tools that can help you in different situations. If you need to get out of a tricky situation you can use the Will-o-wisp, and the Breach surge will be a great offensive skill, as well as a crowd control tool. Last but not least, Sol Gate will be your choice in case you need to clear a room.

Abilities
Passive

Wisp weaves between dimensions whilst she is airborne, gaining a cloak that renders her and her Companions completely invisible to enemies until she lands or fires a weapon. Wisp's cloak will reactivate briefly after the player stops firing provided they are still airborne. The cloak does not wear off immediately after landing, allowing Wisp to constantly remain invisible.

Reservoirs
Choose and summon a Reservoir filled with Motes that attach to and aid Wisp and her allies. Haste Mote grants increased movement and attack speed, Vitality Mote increases maximum health and heals over time, and Shock Mote stuns nearby enemies.

Vitality Mote
Strength: 300 Max health
Duration: 19 / 22 / 26 / 30 Seconds of Mote lifespan
Range: 5 Meters of Reservoir range
Misc:
Infinite Reservoir lifespan
6 Max reservoirs active
25 % Sol Gate damage buff

Haste Mote
Strength:
20 % Movement speed
20 % Attack speed
30 % Fire rate
Duration:19 / 22 / 26 / 30 Seconds of Mote lifespan
Range: 5 Meters of Reservoir range
Misc:
Infinite Reservoir lifespan
6 Max reservoirs active
100 % Sol Gate Corrosive status chance

Shock Mote
Strength: 10 Electricity damage
Duration: 19 / 22 / 26 / 30 Seconds of Mote lifespan
Range:
5 Meters of Reservoir range
15 Meters of Shock range
Misc:
Infinite Reservoir lifespan
6 Max reservoirs active
100 % Electricity status chance
Number of targets: 5
3 Seconds of Shock cooldown
25 % Sol Gate damage buff

Wil-O-Wisp
Cast forward a spectral image of Wisp to confuse and distract enemies. Reactivate to travel to its position. Hold to have the image travel faster and teleport to its position on release.
Duration: 2.5 / 3 / 3.5 / 4 Seconds
Misc: 3 Seconds of teleport invulnerability time

Breach Surge
Open a dimensional breach to overwhelm nearby enemies and cause them to release aggressive Surge sparks when damaged. Wisp may also target a Reservoir to teleport to it and double the range of the surge.
Strength:
1 / 1.25 / 1.6 / 2 x Damage multiplier
20 % Radiation status chance
Duration: 7 / 9 / 12 / 16 Seconds of blind duration
Range: 11 / 13 / 16 / 18 Meters
Misc:
10 % Spark chance on hit
100 % Spark chance on kill
1.5 x Spark crit multiplier
200 % Reservoir surge range bonus
10 m Reservoir teleport min. range
100 % Sol Gate spark chance on hit

Sol Gate
Open a portal to the sun to irradiate enemies with a devastating beam of pure solar plasma. Hold fire to double Damage at the cost of increased energy consumption. For the duration of an attack enemies damaged by Sol Gate are increasingly more vulnerable to it.
Strength:
1,000 / 1,100 / 1,250 / 1,500 Base beam damage per half second
2,000 / 2,200 / 2,500 / 3,000 Boosted beam damage per half second
Range: 40 Meters of beam length
Misc:
500 % Base beam max damage ramp-up
1,000 % Boosted beam max damage ramp-up
-50 % Boosted beam move speed penalty
25 % Vitality Mote damage bonus
100 % Haste Mote Corrosive status chance
25 % Shock Mote damage bonus
100 % Breach Surge spark chance on hit

Recommended Weapons
If Wisp wields her signature Fulmin, the weapon's Alternate Fire mode-switching animation is reduced from 1 seconds to 0.5 seconds, making it the best option for primary weapons. Akstiletto and Orthos will serve their respective roles as secondary and melee, and of course, if you can afford the Prime versions, the better. Use as many Forma on them as you see fit to achieve the desired build, and you'll be good to go!

Primary Weapon - Fulmin

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Secondary Weapon - Akstiletto

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Melee Weapon - Orthos

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Wisp Best Builds

Wisp - All-rounder Build

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Mods List
Aura Mod - Energy Siphon
Exilus Mod - Power Drift
Loadout

  • Augur Secrets
  • Augur Reach
  • Augur Message
  • Natural Talent
  • Continuity
  • Constitution
  • Stretch
  • Intensify
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This an all-rounder build, which will focus on Duration, Range and Strength since you want to use the Reservoir and retain the Motes as long as possible, while also hitting hard. Energy Siphon as Aura Mod will help to regain energy, and Natural Talent will help you cast faster and not stay too open to attacks while doing it. For dramatically better results, always replace the mods in the setup with their Prime or Umbral versions.