As part of the Unified Community Platform project, your wiki will be migrated to the new platform in the next few weeks. Read more here.

Damage over Time

From Star Trek Online Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search

Damage over Time (often shortened to DoT) is a common term in MMORPGs. It is used primarily to describe effects that cause enemy players damage over intervals (also known as ticks). As an example in Star Trek Online a DoT would be the damage over time effect of a Plasma Grenade. Players will often see this term used on ability and skill descriptions, and also in release notes from Cryptic.