Nowhere does it say 42.9 percent. I suspect this is one of those scaling values where you don't see the true number until you are in space.
But for comparison, an unscaled dmg number for a DHC might be 250. So big deal...
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any number you see on your skills without a " % ", means it's a magnitude number, it works with a formula to prevent these debuffs/buffs, to reach 100% or -100%, leaving you at a limit of 75% or -75% working pretty much the same as damage resistance magnitude you get from polarize hull, plating consoles, or aegis reactive shielding for example.
a 42.9 dmg debuff in this case is something arround -29.8% dmg to the opponent
*there are other complicated formulas in the game like the one used by fbp where 1 means 100%
Last edited by borgresearcher; 02-15-2013 at 03:02 PM.
It is most likely applied to the weapons base damage.
Think of it as removing one in a half tac consoles from the enemy. That is how Aceton beam works I cannot see why this would be any different.
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