This skill increases the chance that your attacks will successfully hit your target(s). Per point of Targeting Expertise skill. you gain +0.15 Accuracy Rating.
If an attacker's Accuracy Rating is greater than a target's Defense Rating, hit chance is 100%. If an attacker's Accuracy Rating is less than a target's Defense Rating, hit chance is calculated as:
100/(100+Defense Rating-Accuracy Rating)
Hit chance can never drop below 25%. Any hit chance in excess of 100% instead grants small bonuses to Critical Chance and Critical Severity.
- +50 Targeting Expertise
- Total Skill Bonus = +50
- Total Accuracy Rating Bonus = +7.5
Improved Targeting Expertise
- +35 Targeting Expertise
- Total Skill Bonus = +85
- Total Accuracy Rating Bonus = +12.75
Advanced Targeting Expertise
- +15 Targeting Expertise
- Total Skill Bonus = +100
- Total Accuracy Rating Bonus = +15
Targeting Expertise is a Lieutenant Commander Tactical skill that is available to all Lieutenant Commanders. There are three total skills in this chain, each costing 1 Space Point to purchase.
None directly, however, all abilities and weapons which calculate their hit chance based on the difference between an attacker's Accuracy and the target's Defense, will benefit from this skill.
- For more information, see Accuracy.