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The Tactical Mode transforms your Section 31 Intel Science Destroyer from the classic Science Vessel into a fierce Tactical Destroyer, unlocking a Commander Tactical Bridge Officer Slot and its Experimental Weapon slot.

Basic Information[]

  • Profession: Any
  • Locale: Space
  • Game Description: The default state of the Section 31 Intel Science Destroyer is that of a Science Vessel. This starship comes with the additional ability to enter a "Tactical Mode" by diverting Auxiliary Power to Weapons. This will power down and hide away the ship's specific instruments, and transfer that power to weapons, allowing the ship to bring additional firepower to the battlefield.

Detailed Information[]

  • Used by:
  • Target: Self
  • Ability Type: +Experimental Weapon, Weapon Power, and Maneuverability; -Science Abilities, -Aux Power, -Shield
  • Activation: 1 sec
  • Recharge Time: 30 sec

Ability Ranks[]

Ability/User Rank CD Ability Effects
N/A 1m
  • Enables Tactical Mode:
Upgrades Lt. Commander Tactical Bridge Officer to Commander Tactical Bridge Officer
Enables Experimental Weapon
+10 Weapon Power Setting
+10% Flight Speed
+2 Turn Rate
+10 Inertia
  • Disables Science Mode:
- Downgrades Commander Science station to Lt. Commander Science
- Disables Secondary Deflector, Subsystem Targeting, and Sensor Analysis
-10 Auxiliary Power
-10% Shield Capacity

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See also: Starship Separation