The Galaxy Dread, Is it any good?
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Join Date: Jun 2012
11-23-2012, 02:22 AM
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With the fancy pants ship sale I was wandering If the galaxy dreadnought Is worth it? I'm only asking as niether the vesta or the oddy really appeal to me.
Now, I'm aware that the whole cannons on a ship that turns like a brick in tar being bad thing, but just because I can fit them doesn't mean that I will.
So opinions? Anyone about that actually has one and would share how they equip it?
It's an effective ship if used properly.
One point that springs to mind is that I found that the subspace jump console works a treat on it. Managed one or two one-shot kills using the subspace jump + lance.
Basically, weaken enemy shields - activate buffs - subspace jump - phaser lance - enemy ship goes boom!
The turn issue can be helped, though not to overwhelming degrees, by an RCS console.
And if you equip phasers and phaser relays the lance gets a boost.