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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 226
# 20
06-09-2013, 09:46 AM
Originally Posted by jetwtf View Post
Turn rate is important for cruisers as well. yes you want to broadside to maximize firepower but what about if heals are in cooldown and the facing shield drops. If you cannot turn good enough then NPC's in any smaller craft will remain on that facing causing considerable damage while you try to face a better shield in vain. So for my Vo'quv and the deri'dex recieved 2 RCS consoles just to bring it on par with other cruisers.
Really, isn't obvious that "stand your ground" as a cruiser tactic isn't available in STO? I won't insult your intelligence by offering ideas, being that if you've piloted a cruiser for any length of time you should already know the tricks.