While the Embolist is the active weapon, Blight causes affinity gained by Embolist to fill a special meter. Once the required amount of affinity is acquired, the weapon discharges a radial explosion dealing 1,000 Viral damage to enemies around the player, restores 25% of base Energy, and temporarily increases the movement speed by 10% of the Warframe's base movement speed.
- This mod is acquired by attaining the rank of Revered with the Red Veil, and spending 25,000 to purchase.
- With Eroding Blight equipped, the Embolist attains a magazine size of 99 rounds. With Slip Magazine, Ice Storm and Tainted Clip, the Embolist can reach a magazine size of 142 rounds.