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# 1 Leveling Up
08-05-2012, 11:15 AM
I want to level up a toon to VA on the foundry but on either faction I cannot get past the tutorial and without completing that I cannot do missions. Is there a way to do the tutorial or get past it?
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# 2
08-06-2012, 06:41 AM
I'm not sure, but I think they got rid of that aspect of the Foundry. I tried to play a Klingon Foundry character by actually doing the missions and it wouldn't let me out of the first level. lol
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# 3
08-06-2012, 06:58 AM
No, Foundry character are now locked down on experience, so you'll never be anything more than an Ensign.

A couple of notes though:

1. Any C-Store unlocks can be claimed, such as Special Boffs unlocks, Tier 0 ships, Cronodynamic armor, tribbles.

2. Loot does drop while previewing maps so you can collect it, sell it and buy better Mk II gear.

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# 4
08-06-2012, 04:08 PM
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No, Foundry character are now locked down on experience, so you'll never be anything more than an Ensign.
Which is, IMO, a very BAD idea. When I tested on tribble, I still got XP from killing enemies.... I managed to get my Foundry char to gain a level that way.
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# 5
08-06-2012, 04:19 PM
My character, which has been around since the Foundry launched on Holodeck, is like a Lt. 3 or 4 just from killing stuff.

Oh and btw, Klingon characters will upjump to lvl 21 or whatever it was post-change.
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# 6
08-06-2012, 04:23 PM
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Originally Posted by markhawkman View Post
I still got XP from killing enemies.... I managed to get my Foundry char to gain a level that way.
I did the same thing before they got rid of that feature with a Klingon character...I got him up to the highest level there was and I wasn't even using him in the actual game.

(I'd filled a space map with a whole bunch of top-level ships and just hit "Kill Target" over and over and over, watching as the XP just rose and rose and rose...lol)
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# 7
08-06-2012, 05:16 PM
We don't even get Xp from enemy kills on Holodeck? wow... that's horrible.
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