Thread: Energy Siphon
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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 5
03-02-2012, 02:46 PM
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Originally Posted by krenlik View Post
You're missing the other advantage of Energy Syphon... it buffs yout power.


SO if you treat it as a way to boost your energy levels rather than as an attack then it may make sense for a given build. With a lot of Flow Capacitors you can maintain that extra energy for quite some time.
This is the thing to remember about Syphon. If you treat it as a drain on the enemy, it really is lackluster except as a cherry on top for a drain build. Treating it as a self power buff, though, will pay you much better dividends.