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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 6
04-05-2011, 09:42 AM
Originally Posted by Direphoenix View Post
Using the [Rank] tag is typically only reserved for NPCs that are not under the player's command. Crew from other ships/stations/commands, and higher ranking officers (like say, Fleet Admirals) should be calling the player by their rank, but the player's own crew/bridge officers should typically call the player "Captain", which is referring to their role as commanding officer of the ship, not the rank.
But I roleplay that my ship is the "Admiral's Ship." In that case, even if the Admiral were to take command of the ship himself, he'd still be called Admiral. (Served in the Army; so I'm not 100% certain of naval traditions.)