Energy Weapon Types: Hybrid/Combo vs Standard
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Join Date: Jun 2012
11-21-2012, 06:05 AM
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Hybrids are like regular weapons except they trade one suffix modifier for the proc ability of another damage type. Ultimately, it's up to you to decide if you want to trade an accuracy mod for a chance proc.
Polarized Disruptors are quite nice for softening a target. Meanwhile, Phased Tetyron are nice for stripping shields.
Depends on how you want to fit a ship and what kind of playstyle you enjoy.
You forgot to mention the nerf to damage as well. It's been a while but I know that the polarized tetryons and phased tetryon weaponry have lower damage outputs than normal tetryon weapons with the same mark and rarity. I haven't checked but I'd assume that it's similar or the same for Phased Polaron and Polarized distruptors. Plasma-Distruptor Hybrids seem to be the only ones that this
the case for.