Battlestar

Support and Map Control

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.

Life: 1700
Life Regeneration: 1
Life Armor: 2
Shields: none
Energy: 500
Energy Regeneration: 0.6
Speed: 3
Acceleration: 1
Fighter Launch Range: 12
Fighter Leash Range: 16
Active Abilities:

  • None 

Passive Abilities:

  • Focus Fire Support: The Battlestars sensors detect vulnerabilities in the target unit giving all Battlestar fighters an additional 35% damage to the target.

  • Fighter Scramble: Increases all fighter's movement speed, damage reduction, and the rate at which fighters are built. Also increases the Battlestar's energy regeneration rate for 10 seconds.

  • Engage Laser Batteries: Activates the Battlestars laser batteries but drains enormous energy and slows down the Battlestar movement speed.

  • Fighter Redirect: Commands all fighters outside the hanger to prioritize the chosen target.

  • Point Defense Drones: Builds and launches drones which shoot down enemy projectiles protecting the Battlestar and nearby friendlies.

Weapons:

  • Fighter Hanger: General strike craft capable of attacking air and ground units.

  • Plasma Bombers- Powerful air to ground strike craft that deal AOE damage.

  • Battlestar Laser Batteries: High damage outpout AOE batteries that require enormous amounts of power to utilize. Ignore 50% of armor. While active movement speed is reduced by 50%.
Augmentations

  • Stealth Fighters- Gain access to powerful Fightercraft with cloaking technology.

  • Hypersonic Hanger- Fighter Scramble becomes a toggle ability. While active, movement speed is reduced by 50%.
  • Tactical Strike Station- Transforms the battlestar into a slow moving battlestation with advanced weaponry and double the fighter range.

  • Escort Fighters- Launches fast versatile fighter craft capable of intercepting enemy projectiles and drawing enemy fire. Can launch from any distance.

Choose one at game start. It become available at 12,000 experience.

Starting Stats: