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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 6
12-05-2011, 04:10 AM
Originally Posted by anazonda View Post
In fact any ship that is able to fire Photons should also be able to fire Quantums and vice versa, since the Torps in question probably use the same housing.
Indeed. Any ship that can fire quantums should be able to fire photons. But I suppose all photon tubes might not be reinforced enough to handle the different energy profile of a quantum. (feel free to prove me wrong)
I liked how Bridge Commander handled this issue. You had the option of loading quantums or photons, you just had to wait a while for your crew to swap them out if you wanted to switch during battle. I actually enjoyed having to return to starbase to restock torpedoes as well.