Weapon information and some mechanics
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Join Date: Dec 2007
03-12-2010, 10:24 AM
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I briefly flicked through the thread and didn't see anything regarding my question, at least nothing that was easily noticed.
Does anyone know if there are resistances? Each weapons has it's own special 'ability' but what about on the receiving end? For example, might a phaser weapon do more damage against a Klingon shield/vessel than it would against a Cardassian. Do certain enemies have particular weaknesses against particular weapon types?
There are definitely resistances. I'm afraid I haven't actually checked what the resistances of the various NPC ships are, and so can't say whether they vary by damage type, but it wouldn't surprise me.
You should be able to tell by looking at the combat log.