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Join Date: Nov 2012
12-05-2012, 09:36 PM
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Coming from an Engi cruiser captain, yes. For the most part, tanks are not required in this game. Most ships can do exactly what is needed tanking wise, and dedicated pure tanks are a waste of a ship, since end-game content is almost exclusively a DPS race.
I haven't tried an escort yet but I really enjoy my cruiser so far. Maybe I'll grab an escort for my captain rank ship to try it out. Maybe I will enjoy it.
Any weapon suggestions for an escort? Dual cannons I am sure, but turrets on the aft or something else? What about energy type? I am using plasma ATM.