The Battlestar has the versatility to handle just about any situation. The Battlestar's primary function is to launch waves of fighter swarms and maintain map control as both defender and/or attacker. With projectile intercept drones and its Fighter Scramble ability, the Battlestar provides support to nearby Ship Commanders by drawing enemy fire and overwhelming enemy forces. Featuring some of the strongest augments in the game, such as the Tactical Strike Station, the Battlestar can hold its own in almost every situation. Because of its enormous power requirements, its critical the Battlestar invest in a good reactor, and ration its energy usage wisely, especially when the Viper attacks in a 1v1 scenario.
Choose one at game start. It become available at 12,000 experience.