Warframe damage types Index, Eidolon & Rathuum Arena

by the talented Janice Chu http://cargocollective.com/jchuart

[updated 05/2019] Certain areas in Warframe require specific damage type setups that go beyond the faction weakness listing I made a long time ago. Here we look at the setup for The Index on Neptune, Rathuum arenas (Nakki, Yam and Vodyanoi) on Sedna and the Eidolon hunt setup. 

The Index – damage types

The Index on Neptune
enemies with alloy armor and shield
 +  Radiation (Electricity + Heat) against Broker armor
Cold against shields of Broker units
when using high damage & crit weapons, preferable shotguns
 + warframe-viral-damage Slash against Broker health under shields
Viral (Cold + Toxin) against Broker health under shields
when using high status weapons, preferable shotguns

 

Eidolon hunt – damage types

Plains of Eidolon night time
Remove shields with your operator. The remaining health is alloy armor.
Radiation (Electricity + Heat) against armor of Eidolon
use high damage & crit weapons, preferable sniper

 

Arena – damage types

Arena (Nakki, Yam and Vodyanoi on Sedna)
enemies with alloy armor and shield
 +  Radiation (Electricity + Heat) against armor of Executioner units
Cold against shields of Executioner units
when using high damage & crit weapons, preferable shotguns