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Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 891
# 3
12-26-2012, 09:31 AM
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Originally Posted by bareel View Post

But in PvE sustain is the only thing that matters. The passive shield regen when used properly can be extremely powerful and it actually tics at half value every 3 seconds so that is a boon as well.
Not really, there is a reason people opted out of the Borg shields. A lot of NPCs hit hard and in a short period of time, and you need the buffer to absorb those hits without taking big hull damage.

PvE is more about getting just enough buffer while pushing the rest into regen.