Datanodes were equippable stat boosters in Blacklight: Retribution. They are no longer available in-game.

Overview Edit

With the release of the Parity Patch allDatanodes and the Datanode Chance Packs have been removed from the game. See below for information on Datanodes when they were available in-game.

Pre-Parity Patch Information Edit

Node fusion

Datanode Fusion menu

Datanodes are equippable items that boost your character's stats for a set period of time and can be received in the Datanode Chance Packs.

Data Node Menu Edit

  • Node List - The datanodes you have.
  • Node Socket - The datanodes you have activated.
  • Node Fusion - Node Fusion allows the player to fuse 2 nodes together to form a better node. GP can be used to increase the chance of success. The initial success chance rate is 5%.

Datanode Stats Edit


Datanode visual explanation. Courtesy of Aggh.[1]

Data nodes comprise of 3 elements, Rank, Rarity and effect.

  • Node Effect: The stats directly affected when the node is equipped. Examples include higher damage or increased movement speed whilst scoping in. The currently available node effects are listed bellow (currently collecting).
  • Node Rarity: Nodes are available in six rarities: common, uncommon, rare, epic, and legendary. Each rarity impacts how effective the node is. For example, a common datanodes may increase damage by 3%, whereas a legendary node may improve damage by 10% (current known cap).
  • Node Rank: Nodes are also ranked from 1 to 5. The higher rank the node, the longer it will be provide stat bonuses. A higher rank node can be obtained through fusion.

Effective Node Durations Edit

  • Rank 1 = 1 day
  • Rank 2 = 3 days
  • Rank 3 = 7 days
  • Rank 4 = 30 days
  • Rank 5 = 90 days

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