The Science Cruiser
Specialization: Science Ship
The Science Cruiser is a larger, tougher, and more advanced version of the default Science Ship. In addition to its advanced defenses, it also features multiple science bonuses, making it an extremely effective science platform.
(These are the stats of the ship before any bonuses, utilities, or weapons are added).
- Build Time: 120 Days
- Mineral Cost: 400
- Fleet Capacity: 2
- Hull Points: 1500
- Armor: 20
- Evasion: 15%
- Sublight Speed: 6.0
- Combat Speed: 5.5
The Science Cruiser Automated Defense System
The Automated Defense System is a special component automatically equipped on Science Cruisers. It is a defense aura that automatically causes damage to any ship within its radius. Although the system is not designed to protect the cruiser against a full-on enemy assault, it can hold its own against most space monsters and small ships.
Science Cruiser Bonuses:
- Survey Speed increased by 50%
- Anomaly Research Speed increased by 50%
- Anomaly Discovery Chance increased by 20%
- Anomaly Failure Risk decreased by 30%
- Science Cruisers