Lieutenant
Join Date: Jul 2013
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I recently started a tac character, an I was wondering if there was a faster way than doing the storyline quests. I only ask because I've already done the fed quests.
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# 2
09-14-2013, 11:37 AM
You can do Patrol Mission. If you have an XP boost you can level fairly quickly using that and doing Patrols.
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# 3
09-14-2013, 01:05 PM
You can also do the Mirror Incursion when it becomes the active event. It usually appears every 6-9 hours, and you can usually get 3-4 levels out of the hour-long event as well as about 4000 dilithium with a good group.
Ensign
Join Date: Aug 2012
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# 4
09-15-2013, 06:33 AM
Agree about Mirror Incursion especially. This is a very good way to zoom up that level ladder.

I believe I levelled my KDF solely by doing non-story missions/events w some help from XP boosts. *thumbs up*

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Join Date: Oct 2012
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# 5
09-15-2013, 12:37 PM
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Originally Posted by tribblewaffles View Post
Agree about Mirror Incursion especially. This is a very good way to zoom up that level ladder.

I believe I levelled my KDF solely by doing non-story missions/events w some help from XP boosts. *thumbs up*

I've heard many people say this, but it never seems to work for me. I have never had any character level from doing a mirror incursion event, but I almost always get a level from each mission.

@ the OP:
Don't forget duty officer missions. Those give rather a lot of experience if you keep all 20 missions going.

And there is a type of duty officer called a "Consultant" found in the Operations sub category. Some give Experience bonuses (1% white, 2% green, 3% blue, 4% purple) if you have them on active duty.
Captain
Join Date: Jun 2012
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# 6
09-15-2013, 02:28 PM
Patrol missions and mirror event is the best advice. I'm doing it right now for a drain build sci toon.
Lt. Commander
Join Date: Jul 2012
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# 7
09-16-2013, 08:26 AM
you have as well the consultant doffs that can incrase your cxp and expertise.

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Commander
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 410
# 8
09-16-2013, 09:08 AM
I have a suggestion on leveling a character and that would be to do the story missions. I have never got a level up in mirror event and most of the time I miss it anyway.

I know the story missions suck and they seriously need to revamp it but that wont happen since every update is more toward end game content and new rep systems that make us enlessly grind until we want to quit.

I recently leveled a new character to max and if you work hard on it then it isn't that bad.

As for the rep system and all of that to make the character the best you can have I do have a tip on that as well. I used my main toon to get the gear when my alt was leveling up. This gear was not from the rep or fleet because that is bound to character.

Using the account bank I was able to transfer gear to the other character. It really made a difference leveling up and once I hit level 50 I slapped some mk xii gear on the character. I then ran a few Elite STF's to get T3 omega and the ground maco set.

As for the rest of the leveling up with the doff system and all of that, I am working on it but the main part of levelign up is done.

Hope this helps.



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Captain
Join Date: Jun 2012
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# 9
09-19-2013, 08:03 AM
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Originally Posted by the7thof9 View Post
I recently started a tac character, an I was wondering if there was a faster way than doing the storyline quests. I only ask because I've already done the fed quests.
Patrol missions can help you with leveling. Grab a few skill boosts from the exchange, and use them to work on sector patrols.
Captain
Join Date: Aug 2013
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# 10
09-19-2013, 04:47 PM
Newbie here trying to figure out things here because LOL, I'm new.

So, from what I'm reading, I technically don't need to actually do the missions - yes, they're faster, but they're tedious. All I have to do is sector patrols with XP Boosts with a few other things in between?
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