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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 82
05-02-2012, 08:06 PM
Originally Posted by Elsaud
Oh, I would definitely not recommend that. You want a powerful, fast torpedo, like the Hargh'peng, and if you can get it, the -S Plasma beam. It simply takes too long to take down the bees with beams alone; the fighters will chew you up and spit you out. Maybe if you're doing it with a Sci captain, so you have Photonic Fleet available... but beams simply do far too little damage to hulls to want to pair them up. Best to stick to the standard formula of one -S beam and one torpedo (Hargh'peng).
Huh, cause I did a duel beam, and I think a shuttle beam or a normal one. Took out those work bees just fine and quick. Same with the swarmers. That's without photonic fleet.

You can kill stuff just fine using beams alone.