The Fleet Cardenas-class Command Dreadnought Cruiser is a Tier 6 Dreadnought Cruiser which may be flown by Starfleet characters, including Federation-aligned Romulan Republic and Dominion characters. All faction restrictions of this starship can be removed by having a level 65 KDF character or by purchasing the Cross Faction Flying unlock from the Zen Store. This starship can be used from any level upon completion of the tutorial experience. As you level up, this ship gains additional hull, weapon slots, and console slots.
Players can obtain this starship from any Ship and Shuttle Requisitions officer for 20,000 and 5 , so long as the player's Fleet has a Tier I Starbase Shipyard and one Starbase Military Fleet Ship Provision. If the player already owns the Buran Command Dreadnought Cruiser from the Zen Store, the Fleet Ship Module cost is reduced to 1.
- 1 Overview
- 2 Class variants
- 3 Starship Mastery
- 4 Abilities
- 5 Standard configuration
- 6 Scaling starship
- 7 Admiralty ship
- 8 Gallery
- 9 External links
The Fleet Cardenas-class Dreadnought Cruiser is a powerful frontline vessel, ready to lead from the frontline of whatever conflict it finds itself in. Fleet starships are specifically designed to support your Fleet. They are built to the highest standard and have increased Hull Hit Points, Shield Strength, and an additional Console slot.
|SKIN UNLOCK: Free|
The Cardenas class was one of the largest ship types utilized by Starfleet in mid 23rd century. The design featured a large oval saucer connected to four warp nacelles by a small engineering hull. The U.S.S. Buran captained by Gabriel Lorca was a vessel of this class.
|SKIN UNLOCK: Buran Command Dreadnought Cruiser, 3,000 |
Named after the famed Starfleet flagship lost in the Federation-Klingon War of 2256, the Buran class represents a modern interpretation of the original Cardenas. It features the same basic hull layout with changes in design matching the innovations of the early 25th century.
|I||Rapid Repairs||Regenerates 1.25% of your maximum hull every 3 seconds in Space. Twice the amount is regenerated out of combat.|
|II||Enhanced Hull Plating||+25 All Energy Damage Resistance Rating.|
+25 Radiation Damage Resistance Rating.
|III||Devastating Weaponry||+2.5% Critical Chance.|
|IV||Armored Hull||+10% Hull Hitpoints.|
The Fleet Cardenas-class Command Dreadnought Cruiser supports the following cruiser commands:
- Carrier Command - Attack
- Carrier Command - Escort
- Carrier Command - Intercept
- Carrier Command - Recall
The Fleet Cardenas Command Dreadnought Cruiser features special Inspiration Abilities. Every time one of the team members activates a bridge officer ability, player gains an Inspiration point. When the player's Inspiration meter is full, the following abilities become available:
The Fleet Cardenas-class Command Dreadnought Cruiser features the following specialist seats:
Federation starships come with standard equipment and weapons of the lowest mark available at the ship's minimum rank. The items provided are appropriate to the type of vessel and its related playing style.
This starship's equipment slots, base hull capacity and shield capacity scale as your level increases.
Equipment slots and seating
As you rank up every 10 levels, up to level 40, the ship's forward weapon slots, aft weapon slots, tactical console slots, engineering console slots, science console slots and available bridge officer (boff) abilities will slowly increase toward endgame capabilities:
This table shows how the ship's hull strength scales at each level. The base hull of all scaling starships is 10,000, which is then multiplied by the ship's hull modifier (1.54 for the Fleet Cardenas-class Command Dreadnought Cruiser), and then multiplied by the scaling multiplier below at each level.
|Level||Multiplier||Hull HP||Level||Multiplier||Hull HP||Level||Multiplier||Hull HP||Level||Multiplier||Hull HP|
By using an [Experimental Ship Upgrade Token], the Fleet Cardenas-class Command Dreadnought Cruiser may be upgraded to T6-X, unlocking an extra ship device slot, universal console slot, and the ability to slot an extra starship trait.
Note that upgrading the Buran Command Dreadnought Cruiser, the standard non-fleet version of the Fleet Cardenas Command Dreadnought Cruiser, will not apply the upgrade to this starship.
|+8 ENG per SciShip or TacShip|
- "The Command Dreadnought Cruiser Bundle!" – Arcgames.com, April 23, 2019
Playable starships (All Factions)
|Unlocking Cross-Faction Flying will grant the player the ability to use any starship, from any faction.|
|Starfleet: (Complete & Detailed List)|
|Klingon Defense Force: (Complete & Detailed List)|
|DujHod Chariot • Kivra Shuttle • Rozhenko Timeship • To'Duj Fighter • Toron Shuttle|
|Romulan Republic: (Complete & Detailed List)|
|Commander's Gig • Tiercel Shuttle • Kestrel Runabout • Scorpion Fighter|
|Legend & Lists of Starships|
|See also||Ship requisitions officers • Fleet Ship Module • Starship Upgrade Requisition • Experimental Ship Upgrade Token • Cross Faction Flying Unlock|
|Starships by type: Small Craft • Freighter
|T6 Starships by equipment slots: Engineering consoles • Science consoles • Tactical consoles • Weapons • Hangar bays|
|T6 Starships by specialization seating: Command • Intel • Miracle Worker • Pilot • Temporal|