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by Ranarius Webfoot
Sat Jan 12, 2013 8:26 pm
Forum: Tips, Strategy & Guides
Topic: Best way to earn scrap?
Replies: 19
Views: 22613

Re: Best way to earn scrap?

Easy or Normal?
I first beat the boss on Easy without teleporter, because I had a really good set of weapons - Ion Bomb on repeat to the cockpit, then 7x pew-pew-lazorz.
by Ranarius Webfoot
Sat Jan 12, 2013 5:46 am
Forum: Tips, Strategy & Guides
Topic: Boarding vs Destroying
Replies: 19
Views: 23422

Re: Boarding vs Destroying

I'm pretty sure the game doesn't care how you kill the crew. Which is why I smile every time I face a Slug Interceptor, since they can't repair their life support. Blast their oxygen, maybe keep their weapons low enough so they can't get through shields, then just sit back.
by Ranarius Webfoot
Fri Jan 11, 2013 10:10 pm
Forum: Tips, Strategy & Guides
Topic: Boarding vs Destroying
Replies: 19
Views: 23422

Re: Boarding vs Destroying

I once had an enemy ship I was boarding go from like 5 hull points to dead because of a solar flare. Kinda sucked.
But if you avoid boarding near suns or asteroid fields, you should be in some serious money.
by Ranarius Webfoot
Fri Jan 11, 2013 10:01 pm
Forum: Tips, Strategy & Guides
Topic: Did you know? List little tips and tricks here!
Replies: 304
Views: 395710

Re: Did you know? List little tips and tricks here!

A successful ion bomb to the cockpit will knock out enemy ship's evasion for longer than it takes to reload the ion bomb weapon. Thus, you can keep spamming ion bombs into the cockpit. After the first one hits, they will have 0 evasion for as long as you have missiles. Useful for high-evade high-shi...
by Ranarius Webfoot
Thu Jan 10, 2013 7:17 am
Forum: Tips, Strategy & Guides
Topic: Switching Ships
Replies: 4
Views: 3089

Re: Switching Ships

The "Hangar" option means "Pick a ship to start a new game with." Not sure why they didn't just call that option "New Game," but whatever.
by Ranarius Webfoot
Wed Jan 09, 2013 8:39 pm
Forum: Tips, Strategy & Guides
Topic: Stealth B Tip
Replies: 4
Views: 3233

Re: Stealth B Tip

Upgrade your cloak as soon as possible to level 3. If you can't juice it, take power from the O2 system and divert it into your cloak when you decide to activate it. The way I do it when I got lv.3 cloak: - Have zoltan man the engine. - Put 2 power in cloak. - At the start of the battle, have your ...
by Ranarius Webfoot
Wed Jan 09, 2013 6:39 pm
Forum: Tips, Strategy & Guides
Topic: Eternal Death
Replies: 14
Views: 8549

Re: Eternal Death

On the weapons front, I won last night on Easy with the Kestrel B using: Hull Laser 3 (I never found a Burst 2, oh well) Heavy Laser 2 Burst Laser 1 Ion Bomb Weapons Level 8 For most enemies, I just turned on all the lasers, cloaked at the beginning of battle, then unleashed all of my (only 7) lazor...