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MSAUnit Esther
Esther
Rarity
MSA rarity Super Rare
Faction
MSA faction Independent Independent
AP cost
MSA dot III 380
MSA dot IV 342
MSA dot V 304
Optimal range
Medium
Traits
Summoning
Suicide Attack
Projectile Blocking
Pierce
Playable since
2.9.0
In-Game Description
"A young woman from a minority people living in an underworld in which a different ecosystem from the Earth's one was formed. Since this peace loving girl became her clan's representative, conflicts have decreased and negotiations for a co-existence pact have been moving forward bit by bit. She has special abilities allowing her to understand space, even in the darkness thanks to a little light emitted by living beings, and she also possesses special equipment on her face which boosts this ability. The caterpillar that's always with her is her friend and was born on the same day."

Esther is a unit original to Metal Slug Attack, first appearing in the Extra Ops titled "Glow in the Dark". Parts can be obtained through her limited Box Crank.

The representative of her underground people, Esther is armed with a dagger and a Barrett sniper rifle. Her long range attack does decent damage and it's massive recoil causes her to be knocked backwards which also protects her from potentially fatal attacks. She is accompanied by a unique golden caterpillar in battle (name unknown).

Firing her rifle inflicts significant knockback upon her, moving her far away from the front line. She calls Grandee, a large golden caterpillar as her special. Grandee can block projectiles and can cover a large amount of range, but will stop if it hits an enemy unit or projectiles which normally delete others.

Should Esther herself be killed, her smaller pet caterpillar will perform one final charge, much like Machyna (the Red Goblin's drone) does.

When placed in a deck with the Everlasting Summer Dragunov, they form the "Glow in the Dark" team, lowering their AP costs by 10%.

Attacks

Short Range

Attribute pistol Knife (Spread) - Jabs a knife at nearby enemies.

Long Range

Attribute grenade Recoil Barrett (Spread) - Fires a round from her rifle, being knocked back at the same time.

Special

Attribute grenade Call Grandee (Spread) - Calls Grandee (a giant caterpillar), who'll charge towards the nearest enemy unit before ramming them. Grandee rams enemies additional times with MSA Skill small + 4.

Stats

Health Attribute Resistance
Lvl MSA dot I MSA dot II MSA dot III MSA dot IV MSA dot V Attribute pistol
Kinetic
MSA resistance 1-Increased Increased
1 12000 13200 14520 15972 17569
10 18000 19800 21780 23958 26353 Attribute grenade
Explosive
MSA resistance 2-Normal Normal
20 24000 26400 29040 31944 35138
30 30000 33000 36300 39930 43923 Attribute fire
Incendiary
MSA resistance 2-Normal Normal
40 36000 39600 43560 47916 52707
50 42000 46200 50820 55902 61492 * HP might be increased by skills / items or buffs

Build Up

MSA item IV Big Heavy Machine Gun MSA item III Stone MSA item III Medicine MSA Skill small + Princess Steel

Strengthen all attack power by (20.0%, +1.0% each level).

MSA item III Mine MSA item II Monkey Thief MSA item IV Pig

MSA item IV Big Heavy Machine Gun MSA item IV Red Pepper MSA item IV Bird's Nest MSA Skill small + Princess Croissant

HP will increase by (20.0%, +1% each level).

MSA item III Mine MSA item IV Emblem (White) MSA item IV Chicken

MSA item IV Big Flame Shot MSA item IV Red Pepper MSA item IV Chicken MSA Skill small + Princess Plume

Movement will increase by (0.10%), +0.05% each level).

MSA item III Mine MSA item IV Emblem (White) MSA item IV Chicken

MSA item V Two Machine Guns MSA item V Battery MSA item V Holy Water MSA Skill small + Encore Grandee

Number of Special Attacks will increase. Strength Special Attack power by (10.0%, +0.5% each level).

MSA item V Vulcan MSA item V Emblem (Blue) MSA item IV Chicken

MSA item V Zantetsu Sword MSA item V Dokuro Bomb MSA item V Holy Water
MSA item V Dokuro Bomb MSA item V Emblem (Blue) MSA item V Apple Barrel

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