Charges are an Awesomenauts mechanic. They are gathered and stored and can be used to power up abilities. They are represented by a coloured bar underneath a 'Naut's health bar.
Charge Types, Abilities, and Upgrades[edit | edit source]
Combo Points[edit | edit source]
- General: 4 can be stored at once.
- Pounce (Default) Consumes up to 4 on use. Cannot be used with 0 Combo Points. Increases in range, damage and knockback per Combo Point spent.
- Pounce (Zurian Mechanic) Retain 1 Combo Point when hitting an enemy.
- Energy Pulse (Default) Consumes up to 4 on use. Cannot be used with 0 Combo Points. Increases in damage per Combo Point spent.
- Energy Pulse (Heartshaped Net) Reduces cooldown per each Combo Point that wasn't spent.
- Claw (Default) Gathers 1 Combo Point per hit. Does not gather from structures.
- Claw (The Nine Tails Badge) Increases Penny's speed per Combo Point.
- Claw (Cookie Monster Badge) Increases damage per Combo Point.
- Claw (Spiderbird Collector Badge) Claw becomes a ranged attack with 4+ Combo Points.
- Claw (Herring Snack Badge) Heals Penny per Combo Point spent.
- Claw (Grey Man Group Badge) Can store up to 5 Combo Points (4 can still only be spent at once).
Frenzy[edit | edit source]
Nibbs[edit | edit source]
- General: 4 can be stored at once. They will expire after 3 seconds.
- Orb Of Omicron (Blue & Orange Berries) Gather max Frenzy when exiting Orb of Omicron.
- Fire Breath (Darkenstone) Increases damage when at max Frenzy. Also affects Orb of Omicron
- Dragon Frenzy (Default) Gathers 1 Frenzy per unit hit. Does not gather from structures. Increases attack speed per Frenzy.
- Dragon Frenzy (Demonic Animal Necklace) Reduces the cooldown of Orb Of Omicron and Fire Breath when at max Frenzy.
- Dragon Frenzy (Special Offer Skrogchu) Increases the duration of Frenzy before expiring.
- Dragon Frenzy (Misery Tarot Cards) Increases health regeneration while at max Frenzy.
- Dragon Frenzy (Chilas Wax Candle) Adds a slow when you have max Frenzy.