Warframe Silva & Aegis Overview & Build

Update 14 introduced the new melee weapon Silva & Aegis which is a first of its kind. The weapon does not put up a good impression for its kind in a combat standard.

There are two ways to obtain it either through the Marketplace using Platinum or through the Tenno Lab.

It currently only has one stance called Eleventh Storm which is only obtainable from the tree heads before the fully formed Lephantis. If your farming the stance and don’t get it after defeating all the 3 heads, you should abort and retry so your key will not consumed.

Weapon Details

  • 35.00 Fire Damage
  • 75.00 Spin Attack
  • 70.00 Leap Attack
  • 140.00 Wall Attack
  • 1.00 Attack Rate
  • 150% Critical Damage
  • 5% Critical Rate
  • 20% Status Chance
  • 10.0 Stamina
  • 50% Channeling Damage
  • 5 Channeling Cost


  • Cosmetically beautiful.
  • Status Chance is higher than the average weapons.
  • Ground Slam has a higher splash range than average weapons.
  • It blocks everything.
  • Blocking gives off a very rewarding sound.
  • Animations are smooth.
  • Comes with built in Heat damage.
  • Fun to use.


  • It’s damage output is pretty terrible. Worst than the heat sword.
  • Is not end-game viable.
  • Outclassed by almost every other weapon.
  • Stamina is quite low for what it’s best at.
  • Unlike other short range weapon, it doesn’t give some kind of CC like staggering enemies so you become very vulnerable.


Elemental Proc – Recommend, Event Mods, Blast + Corrosive


  • Eleventh Storm
  • Volcanic Edge
  • North Wind
  • Voltaic Strike
  • Virulent Scourge
  • Molten Impact
  • Fury
  • Spoiled Strike
  • Pressure Point

Elemental Proc – Event Mods, Fire + Corrosive


  • Eleventh Storm
  • Virulent Scourge
  • Voltaic Strike
  • Molten Impact
  • Focus Energy
  • Fever Strike
  • Fury
  • Pressure Point
  • Spoiled Strike

Corrosive Channeling – Event Mods, Corrosive, Channeling


  • Eleventh Storm
  • Virulent Scourge
  • Voltaic Strike
  • Focus Energy
  • Fever Strike
  • Killing Blow
  • Fury
  • Pressure Point
  • Spoiled Strike

Without Event Mods, you might have to sacrifice a few Formas to reach the same caliber of efficiency, elemental damage, elemental proc of these builds.

This build is the best you can get with Blast + Corrosive Damage without having to sacrifice for Event Mods. All the mods shown in this build are obtainable.

goo.gl/SsQbk5 (Note that fury is only rank 2)

Best Corrosive Channeling w/o Event Mods. Same Corrosive Damage as with Event Mods but has weaker status chance and attack speed.

goo.gl/olJLwZ (Note that fury is only rank 2)


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