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Areh the warp cores on this screenshot all that are available? My Aventine build pretty much depends on a [W->A] core now, and grinding up to elite all by myself is not an option. Also a shame that they don't give speeds past warp 10, that would have made a bunch of endgame sets more worthwhile.
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# 2
07-02-2013, 11:07 AM
I only see one A->to Any. This is nice to have when you are in a science vessel. Aux to weapons is nice but how about some aux to shields. Be good for some shield tanking. Also don't forget there are elite versions of warp cores also. Might have better luck and bigger selections.
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# 3
07-02-2013, 11:07 AM
Will find out in 3 days, if so thats a pretty big oversight.
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# 4
07-02-2013, 11:14 AM
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I only see one A->to Any. This is nice to have when you are in a science vessel. Aux to weapons is nice but how about some aux to shields. Be good for some shield tanking. Also don't forget there are elite versions of warp cores also. Might have better luck and bigger selections.
I'm not looking for aux to anything, I'm looking for weapons to aux. My Aventine runs with full weapons power, gets the synergy bonus to Aux and adds that again to damage with the T4 Tholian rep ability. It also gives pretty decent TSS, HE, FBP and Heavy Graviton Beam, and as I said: Solo grinding to elite is not an option. Even though I've seen a screenshot of at least on that has [W->A]

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Will find out in 3 days, if so thats a pretty big oversight.
Ah, so you have the upgrade project already running. I hope the guy who made the screenshot just missed it.
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# 5
07-03-2013, 12:01 AM
No W -> A then no fleet cores for me. It's that simple.

I too run weapon power + aux for the tholian t4 rep bonus. It has the added bonus of improving my healing. As a hybrid tank, this works wonders.
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# 6
07-03-2013, 12:19 AM
I think its clear, that they tried to aim to balance, that now everyone uses full weapon power. they designed the game with many flaws, and the new store options, are pretty much trying to be fixes for it.
useless sci consoles? here, have some bonus negative threat
useless engi consoles? here have some defense bonus
noone uses anything but weapon power at max? here have some warp cores benefiting from not weapon power

it wouldabeen more straight forward to just fix the balance in its core, but atleast they are trying, right?!
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# 7
07-03-2013, 10:26 AM
I think I just realized something.... Correct me if I'm wrong, but isn't unlocking the first tier of a development track of the mine pretty useless because there is no interior with a shop until you spend the thousands of marks and hundreds of thousands of dilithium to upgrade the whole mine?
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# 8
07-03-2013, 11:17 AM
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I think I just realized something.... Correct me if I'm wrong, but isn't unlocking the first tier of a development track of the mine pretty useless because there is no interior with a shop until you spend the thousands of marks and hundreds of thousands of dilithium to upgrade the whole mine?
Right, if you don't have completed Mine I you can't access the store, thats pretty... idiotic (sorry)... you have to unlock Vendors & Requisitions, and THEN you have to pay 5k+ Fleetmarks + several millions in commoditys to unlock access to said vendors.
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# 9
07-03-2013, 11:39 AM
I think there should be a sticky saying something along the lines of

"If you refuse to use the fleet system the way it is intended and choose to form a fleet entirely by yourself, you have no right to complain about the fleet rewards system"

Seriously people, either buy into fleets or don't.
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# 10
07-03-2013, 11:51 AM
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Right, if you don't have completed Mine I you can't access the store, thats pretty... idiotic (sorry)... you have to unlock Vendors & Requisitions, and THEN you have to pay 5k+ Fleetmarks + several millions in commoditys to unlock access to said vendors.
Thanks, I guess I get me a few Romulan science consoles first and wait with the mine until I know if there are any [W->A] warp cores on the advanced level.

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I think there should be a sticky saying something along the lines of

"If you refuse to use the fleet system the way it is intended and choose to form a fleet entirely by yourself, you have no right to complain about the fleet rewards system"

Seriously people, either buy into fleets or don't.
Well excuse me for most other fleet members leaving for bigger fleets and the only remaining one for having a life. I have no problem with only unlocking low-end fleet stuff, however unlocking stores and then having to build them after that is a new tier of stupid that wasn't there in earlier holdings.
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