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by thezblah
Tue Apr 16, 2013 1:50 am
Forum: Tips, Strategy & Guides
Topic: FTL guide to boarding: V1.0
Replies: 30
Views: 94372

Re: FTL guide to boarding: V1.0

This is a great guide, however i disagree on a few points: Rockmen are excellent boarders, however in a one on one fight against a mantis they will always lose, also in a 2 on 1 fight vs most other classes they will lose Crystal are nice for defense, however their ability can prevent reinforcements ...
by thezblah
Tue Apr 16, 2013 1:32 am
Forum: Tips, Strategy & Guides
Topic: Ion Blast tactics?
Replies: 6
Views: 14704

Re: Ion Blast tactics?

The ion blast 2 on its own, or usually supplemented with an additional ion blast 1/2 or a heavy ion, can be used to "lock down" enemy systems, this is most commonly used on shield, and weapons if the shields are down. In most cases an ion blast 2 can keep shields suppressed long enough to ...
by thezblah
Tue Apr 16, 2013 1:29 am
Forum: Tips, Strategy & Guides
Topic: What is your favourite ship - and why?
Replies: 138
Views: 147752

Re: What is your favourite ship - and why?

My favorite ship is the unknown 9th ship, if you don't want any spoilers about it, skip this post :P I would have to say the crystal cruiser A, though I havent unlocked B yet but from what i see its more of a boarding based ship. The crystal weapons are a force to be reckoned with, the starting weap...