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Archived Post 09-26-2011 12:37 PM

Engineer pvp set up
 
I'm basically new to the game,i played a bit in the beta & after game launch. i'm coming back with afresh start,not to say i got to higher levels i really didnt lol. but after reading some of the forums. i've learned some things. but i have some specific questions.

Going down the Eng path. what are good pvp set ups also when it comes to skills. what is best and more so needed to be a good pvp player in a cruiser. of course skill plays a huge roll. i know that. but as far as equip and skill points are concerned. whats highly recommended? especially when it comes to character builds,with respect to what im aiming at.i had an idea way back then,but things have most likely changed over time. so any and all knowledge will be greatly appreciated.

Archived Post 09-26-2011 01:21 PM

Don't bother with PvP... it'll be dead within a few weeks.

If you still want to play, I'd recommend a Intrepid refit with 6 torpedo launchers, gravity well, scramble sensors and a tractor beam. HY some Trics, TS the Quantums and watch them all go kaboom.

Alternatively get a Defiant-R and just stay cloaked for the entire match... if you don't die you don't lose.

Archived Post 09-26-2011 03:23 PM

Oh boy the sky is falling :)

Seriously OP, do you want to be a Healer, or do you want to hurt stuff?

Engineers make great pvp healers but only so so damage dealers.

Archived Post 09-27-2011 12:40 PM

For an Assault Cruiser:

Ens Tac: TacTeam 1
Lt Tac: Target Engines 1, Attack Pattern Beta 1
LtC Eng: EPtS 1, RSP 1, EngTeam 3
Commander Eng: EPtS 1, Aux to SIF 1, EngTeam 3, Extend Shields 3
Lt Sci: Hazard 1, Transfer Shield Strength 2

Archived Post 09-27-2011 05:06 PM

Well, bit more shield healing to get more survivability if you pug.

Ens. Tac: TT1
Lt. Tac: Target Shields1, AP Delta
Lt. com Eng: ET1, RSP1, EPTS3,
Com. Eng.: ET1, EPTS2, ES2, Auxif3
Lt. Sci: HE1, TSS2

Archived Post 09-27-2011 10:01 PM

if ur going engi, you could be a potential pressur dealer in an escort or u can be a healer + spammer in a cruiser (try nnot to spam, it just makes u look like an idiot)


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