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by Number43
Tue Dec 11, 2012 7:18 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Ohmygodwhatisthisdifficulty
Replies: 8
Views: 3743

Re: Ohmygodwhatisthisdifficulty

Someone made a mod that makes the game harder.
by Number43
Tue Dec 11, 2012 5:59 am
Forum: Tips, Strategy & Guides
Topic: [Guide][Spoilers] Succesful Engi Cruiser build - my way
Replies: 8
Views: 53123

Re: [Guide][Spoilers] Succesful Engi Cruiser build - my way

Thanks for the comments, guys. =) This is a very good idea indeed, but have you ever considered using just 1 Anti-Ship drone and 2 Ion Blast MkII? It works very well, shooting the shields then the drone can just pound anything elce. With this tactic, i didn't even need to upgrade the engines or max...
by Number43
Tue Dec 11, 2012 5:53 am
Forum: Stories & Storytelling
Topic: The Slug hunt
Replies: 3
Views: 2603

Re: The Slug hunt

Wait, you didn't take the time to repair the hull breaches before jumping to the next stage?
by Number43
Tue Dec 11, 2012 5:51 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: patch making the game harder?
Replies: 5
Views: 3054

Re: patch making the game harder?

Sounds like you just had a bunch of coincidental bad luck, or the previous times you played on normal you had a string of uncommonly good luck.

In any case, someone did make a mod that makes the game significantly harder.
by Number43
Sun Dec 09, 2012 7:23 am
Forum: Stories & Storytelling
Topic: The Engi Conspiracy!
Replies: 244
Views: 133061

Re: The Engi Conspiracy!

How disappointing that no one has posted in a way properly imitating the way Engi speak in game.
by Number43
Sun Dec 09, 2012 6:36 am
Forum: Tips, Strategy & Guides
Topic: Did you know? List little tips and tricks here!
Replies: 304
Views: 407909

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

Nimbostratus wrote:If you beat a slave ship by killing its crew, you'll be offered a choice of slaves to take aboard your ship.


That only happens a fraction of the time. Other times you get a random crew member or no crew member at all.
by Number43
Sat Dec 08, 2012 8:51 am
Forum: Tips, Strategy & Guides
Topic: Did you know? List little tips and tricks here!
Replies: 304
Views: 407909

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

If you want more crew it is a good idea to upgrade the medbay, as it gives many blue options for getting crew or negating the risk of losing one. You also get a lot of extra crew options with a teleporter (in addition to sometimes being rewarded with a crew member when you kill an enemy crew instead...
by Number43
Sat Dec 08, 2012 8:48 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Just won... As I blew up?
Replies: 5
Views: 3562

Re: Just won... As I blew up?

I've seen two different people post screenshots of a game over screen with the flagship exploding in the background.
by Number43
Sat Dec 08, 2012 5:16 am
Forum: Technical Support and Bugs
Topic: Got astronomically low odds with lvl 3-4 engines
Replies: 4
Views: 2772

Re: Got astronomically low odds with lvl 3-4 engines

First I heard of that. After playing many games, I only got it the first time I fully upgraded my engines.
by Number43
Fri Dec 07, 2012 6:56 am
Forum: Tips, Strategy & Guides
Topic: What is (are) your favorite weapon(s) and why?
Replies: 61
Views: 36208

Re: What is (are) your favorite weapon(s) and why?

I like the ion burst III, the anti-bio missile, and the breach beam.