Chromatic Blade is a Warframe Augment Mod for Excalibur that increases Exalted Blade's Status Chance while changing its damage from Physical Damage to a certain primary Elemental Damage type depending on Excalibur's chosen energy color.
- This mod can be acquired by attaining the rank of General under Steel Meridian, or the rank of Maxim under the Arbiters of Hexis, and spending 25,000 Standing to purchase.
- Chromatic Blade works the same way Chroma's Passive does;
- red, magenta, brown, orange and bright yellow hues being Heat;
- blue and purple hues being Electric;
- green, lime, teal and dark yellow hues being Toxin;
- white, grey, black, and some faded colors being Cold.
- Note that players do not need to purchase color palettes to unlock the full potential of this trait.
- While customizing Excalibur's energy color, Chromatic Blade's active element is displayed in the form of an icon (, , , ). This imgur album can serve as a reference for future color palette purchases.
- The elemental damage granted by Chromatic Blade will combine with any elemental damage present on the player's melee weapon.
- The Status chance increase granted by this Augment is additive, and is affected by Ability Strength. To achieve 100% status chance, Ability Strength must be increased to at least 180%.
- Although Chromatic Blade removes all Physical Damage, it is still possible to inflict Physical Damage procs either through certain combos of the Exalted Blade Stance and/or the Madurai Focus's physical damage buffs.