What happened to hull healing/tanking?
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Join Date: Jun 2012
10-10-2012, 02:53 AM
Torpedos get a penalty against shields that energy weapons don't have.
With a little cross-healing shield resists can easily be boosted to the cap of 75%. Getting hull resists to similar levels is much more difficult. High resists also magnify the value of heals. And hull resists can be debuffed, shield resists cannot.
And most importantly: you need to take into account that ever since TT, attackers have had to go through essentially all four shield facings to hit hull instead of only one.