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slam mass effect 3
Type Biotic Power
Can use Shepard
Description Deal massive damage with a biotic body slam.

Slam is a Biotic Power in Mass Effect 3. These abilities are used by Adepts and allow them to manipulate biotic fields. They can be both offensive and defensive.

Slam - Progression

Rank Effect Requirements
  • Deal massive damage with a biotic body slam. 
1 Squad Point
  • Increase recharge speed by 25%. 
2 Squad Points
  • Increase force by 30%. 
3 Squad Points
4 Force
  • Increase force by 40%. 
4 Squad Points
  • Increase impact radius by 2 meters. 
4 Squad Points
5 Detonate
  • Increase damage and force of biotic detonation by 50%. 
5 Squad Points
  • Increase force by 50%. 
5 Squad Points
6 Stun
  • Incapacitate a slammed target for 5 seconds. 
6 Squad Points
Recharge Speed
  • Increase recharge speed by 50%. 
6 Squad Points

Slam - Notes

  • Primes a target for Biotic Explosion if they are unprotected. However, this only happens during the lift portion of the ability.
  • You have a limited time window for detonating biotic explosions, which makes it a bit difficult to use if you rely on combos.
  • Slam can detonate any type of combo: Fire, Cryo, Biotic Explosion, and Tech Burst.