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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 18
01-31-2010, 02:59 PM
Originally Posted by SeijiTataki View Post
I am forward facing 90% of the time - the turret is much more practical in this situation than an array. While the arrays may be more potent as I'm maneuvering and swinging around, the turret also is way more effective for shooting down torpedoes and mines, because it cuts them down all the same, with less energy investment.
turrets cant shoot down torpedos unless your talking about a HYT: plasma, and in that case anything can shoot them down. Heres a nifty trick: once you get a beam firing, it won't stop firing until its timer is up (even if you leave the firing arc).