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Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 585
# 142
01-30-2013, 03:16 PM
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Originally Posted by dontdrunkimshoot View Post
as soon as i started playing with my AtB, i feared it was way overpowered and a nerf was imminent. but the more i tried to thery craft builds with it, the more limited in its use i found it to be. on paper it looks absurdly good, but no sci/sci is going to be any good with no aux 30% of the time, it on the same system cooldown as the best hull heal and kills your aux bassed healing 30% of the time, there really is no place for it outside of tactical builds applied to cruisers and some of these new destroyers, and they need all the help they can get to complete
One thing I've noticed is that if you're using 2 Aux2Bat as a keybind that you're repeatedly hitting so it pops at the earliest opportunity, every other rotation it doesn't drain Aux and provide a power boost. Yes, the boost from firing at 5 Aux isn't much, but it does exist.

What's happening is you get the cooldown reduction across the board for firing the power, but no power boost and no Aux nerf.