Empyrion: Galactic Survival Wiki
Advertisement



Drone
Drone.png
Type
Robot
Aggression
Aggressive
Attack method
Shooting
Drops
Components
Pistol Round
Location
Aestus
Aitis
Akua
Dobra
Elia
Maiy
Masperon
Merr
Ningues
Omicron
Oscutune
Phan
Sienna
Skillon
Zeyhines
Gamemode
Survival
Yes.png
Creative
No.png

Drone are autonomous flying robots armed with a variety of offensive weaponry. They usually guard alien Points of Interest and random ore deposits. They will attack the player's base once a generator is placed.

Drops[]

Experience (XP)[]

In Empyrion there are four different settings for difficulty which has an effect on the XP of a drone. The table below will show you what the XP values are per difficulty.

Difficulty XP
Easy
Medium
Hard

Note: XP values will vary based on Custom settings done by Player or Admin

Location[]

Drone are found guarding POIs on of the planets. They are also found guarding ore deposits on both planets.

Point of Interest[]

Variations[]

Light Drones Heavy Drone Super Heavy Drone
Name Image Location Name Image Location Name Image Location
Minigun Drone
Minigun Drone.png
All Planets Heavy Minigun Drone
Heavy Minigun Drone.png
All Planets Heavy Double Minigun Drone
Heavy Double Minigun Drone.png
All Planets
Plasma Drone All Planets Heavy Plasma Drone All Planets Heavy Double Plasma Drone All Planets
Cannon Drone All Planets Heavy Cannon Drone
Heavy Cannon Drone.png
All Planets Heavy Double Cannon Drone
Heavy Double Cannon Drone.png
All Planets
Rocket Drone
Rocket Drone.png
All Planets
BaseAttackDrone All Planets

History[]

  • Pre-Alpha 1.0.0 : Introduced (current heavy drones were light drones and current super-heavy drones were heavy drone)
  • Pre-Alpha 1.0.5 : Respawn time and health increased, impact effect changed, bugfixes
  • Pre-Alpha 1.1.0 : Spotlight color changed depending on drone weapon type, destruction explosion effect changed ,bugfixes
  • Pre-Alpha 1.1.1 : Bugfixes
  • Pre-Alpha 1.2.0 : Added rotor sound
  • Pre-Alpha 3.2.0 : Drones guard random ore deposits
  • Pre-Alpha 3.3.0 : Drone attack power increased, drone don't spawn near beginning spawn point of player
  • Pre-Alpha 3.4.0 : Drone attacking of player base introduced
  • Pre-Alpha 3.5.0 : New light drone introduced (old drone models name changed to heavy and heavy double), Drone base introduced, Drone behavior changed, minigun sound changed
  • Pre-Alpha 3.6.0 : Bugfixes
  • Pre-Alpha 3.7.0 : Weapon damage increased, range decreased, bugfixes
  • Pre-Alpha 4.0.0 and Pre-Alpha 4.0.1: balance drone amount on planet, destruction sound changed, Drone attack on base alert message introduced, bugfixes
  • Pre-Alpha 4.1.0 : Bugfixes
  • Pre-Alpha 5.0.0 : Drone weapon model changed, bugfixes
  • Pre-Alpha 5.1.0 : Drones shows on radar map