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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 18
02-03-2010, 05:01 PM
Originally Posted by skylr616 View Post
I guess the phaser damage w/out shield excuse is that you are not just using a shield, but also special 25th century body armor... even when shields are down you have reasonable protection from energy weapons. Maybe expose is when someone in your party manages to disable their shields AND their body armor.
Actually, I'm buying this argument. It's beginning to patch up -some- holes in the combat system. There is no explanation as to how you can evaporate an enemy with your bare hands yet, but I'm sure it's out there somewhere.