Multi-Vector Advanced Escort
The Multi-Vector Advanced Escort is a Tier 5 (Vice Admiral) level Federation Escort. The first of these ships were sought after by Romulans because of its power and advanced design. The vessel is small, and less accommodating for extensive engineering or science facilities. The Multi-Vector Advanced Escort's weaponry, speed and maneuverability, though, make it a hard-to-hit threat in any engagement. It comes equipped with a [Console - Universal - Multi-Vector Assault Module] universal console that allows the top (Alpha), middle (Beta), or bottom (Gamma) section to be flown.
The Prometheus class is one of the most versatile ships ever designed by Starfleet. Intended for combat, the original prototype USS Prometheus employed a multi-vector assault mode; the ship divides into three semi-autonomous sections capable of fighting independently from each other. Each section is also capable of achieving warp speed.
Hephaestus classC-Store for 440 , but as of Season 7 is exclusive to the Fleet Advanced Escort. Players who purchased the skin prior to the Season 7 update may still use the Hephaestus skin on any Advanced Escorts or Multi-Vector Advanced Escorts they own.
Compared to the Advanced Escort the Multi-Vector Advanced Escort offers a different Bridge Officer setup, trading the Lieutenant Commander Tactical Bridge Officer for an equivalent Science slot. While this does lower the ship's potential damage-dealing ability, it gives more access to high-level Science abilities, lending it to shield healing and debuffs in a more support-orientated role.
The ship's main feature compared to other Escorts is the Multi-Vector Assault Mode. Allowing the ship to split into 3 independent sections, the Console allows the ship to inflict severe damage from multiple sources, overwhelming slower ships through numbers and DPS...
Comparison with Equivalent Variants
| Blockade Runner
|Weapons||4 , 3||4 , 3||4 , 3||4 , 3||4 , 3||5 , 2|
|Consoles||4 3 2||4 2 3||4 3 2||4 3 2||4 4 2|| 5 3 2 |
4 4 2
4 2 4
|Cloaking Device||Multi-Vector Assault Module|| Photon Torpedo
Point Defense System
|Dynamic Tactical System|| Phaser Dispersal Array |
Wing Cannon Platforms
Tachyon Induction Relay
|Abilities||Carrier Commands|| Regenerative Mode
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.
When equipped with a [Multi-Vector Assault Module] in any console slot, the Multi-Vector Advanced Escort is capable of separating into three sections.