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Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 779
# 20
03-26-2013, 12:56 AM
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Originally Posted by adartras View Post
I just downloaded and started playing STO yesterday.

I picked engineering as my captain, even though everyone says tactical is pretty much the only way to go now ( I have done some reading on the forums). So how screwed am I? What should I focus on etc. Is there any posts that are relevant to engineers and what ships should I focus on?
And I could out dps most of those tacticals on my science officer (albeit in an escort). Skill and equipment matter more, and while a tac has the highest potential damage output, an engineer or science officer are able to do more than enough damage on their own for any PVE situation if done right.
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