Half taser, half whip. The Corpus Lecta, delivers a deadly shock to anything it touches.
Lecta is a Corpus-made electric whip added in Update 11.0.
This weapon deals primarily
One of two highest base status chance among single-handed melee weapons, the other one being Nami Solo.
Innate damage – effective against Electricity Robotic and Machine enemies.
Very good range.
Decent attack speed.
Jump attack knocks down enemies.
Can hit multiple enemies with normal attacks.
Third melee attack has better range than any other melee weapon attack.
Has 100% proc chance on the third attack when holding melee weapon.
Stance slot has a polarity, matching the Burning Wasp stance.
Possesses momentum during regular swings, which resists interruption such as stagger or knockdown.
Slam attack radius is relatively small.
damage suffers reduction versus Electricity Alloy Armor.
Damage cannot be increased with physical damage mods.
Awkward attack animations; as a result, is hard to hit with up close.
Low critical chance.
Weapon Loadouts Edit
The Lecta is depicted as a longer variant to the Prova, due to its lengthy cable attached to the actual baton on its second end, while the handle at the first. This allows a wider hit capability, and will benefit more from the Reach mod.
This is the first Whip-type weapon ever released, as of Update 11.0.0.
It would seem that this weapon is deemed the successor to the Prova electric baton.
Warframe - Gameplay & Information Lecta (Whip)
Prova, the Clan-based baton predecessor of the weapon.
Scoliac, Infested based whip.
Atterax, Grineer whip.
Plasma Sword, Electricity based sword.
Serro, Electricity based polearm.