Are beam escorts a waste of time?
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Join Date: Dec 2007
09-15-2011, 03:03 PM
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What's not to understand? Hands down, cannons out dps beams all day long. That's why you take a hit to your dps. In lala pve land, you can shoot magical bunnies and still beat the mission. But I wouldn't be shooting them bunnies in pvp land. You'll get laughed at, frustrated because you do barely any damage, and get laughed at some more.
About the skill points, you can mix them (especially if you use phasers) but you will lose out on something. I usually take it out of my ground skills since I only space pvp anyways. It's not much like you pointed out though, nothing game shattering.
Bottom line, if you are only pve'ing then it's not a waste of time since almost anything works. If your serious about damage output and want to be competitive in pvp, then yes, it is a huge waste of time.
Sigh I should have known, another thread hijacked by the PvPers......