View Single Post
Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 4
02-28-2010, 11:09 AM
Quote:
Originally Posted by nyg316 View Post
The speed allows me to quickly change the shield facing the enemy, so damage is spread out which has aided my survivability.
What kind of weapon loadout are you using?

I ask because this is another aspect of escorts I have been struggling with. The prevailing opinion is to arm an escort around a full frontal attack. Now, if you do this, but then you need to turn your weakened shield, which presumably is your front shield, away from the enemy, well then you're doing very little damage. In fact, at the point, you're probably taking more damage than you're giving.