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Ability: Return Fire

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Overview[edit | edit source]

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Return Fire is a Damage and Recharge Time buff that increases as the user's heal decreases. The Recharge Time reduction affects all abilities, even captain skills.


Basic Information[edit | edit source]

  • Specialization: Command
  • Locale: Ground
  • Game Description: A skilled commander can turn the tide of any battle through decisive actions, turning a desperate situation around with a single order. Issuing the Return Fire order will grant you and your 4 nearest allies a bonus to outgoing damage for several seconds, as well as instantly reducing any remaining recharge times. This effectiveness of these bonuses scales up as you and your allies get lower on health, becoming most effective if used in the most dire of circumstances.

Detailed Information[edit | edit source]

  • Used by: Captain, Bridge Officers
  • Target: Self and Allies
  • Attack Type: N/A
  • Ability Type: PBAoE Buff
  • Activation: 1sec
  • Range: 30.5m
  • Shares cooldown with:
    • None
  • Starts cooldown on:
    • Self only
  • Modified by:
    • Skills
      • None
    • Stats
      • None
    • Duty Officer
      • None
  • Trained by:

Ability Ranks[edit | edit source]

Ability/User Rank CD Ability Effects
Rank I: Lt. Commander 20s
  • Affects Friend and Self (5 max)
  • +5% to +25% Bonus All Damage for 10 sec
  • -5% to -25% Reduction to All Recharge Timers
Rank II: Commander 20s
  • Affects Friend and Self (5 max)
  • +5% to +30% Bonus All Damage for 10 sec
  • -5% to -30% Reduction to All Recharge Timers
Rank III: Commander 20s
  • Affects Friend and Self (5 max)
  • +5% to +35% Bonus All Damage for 10 sec
  • -5% to -35% Reduction to All Recharge Timers
Rank IV: Player Only 20s
  • Affects Friend and Self (5 max)
  • +5% to +40% Bonus All Damage for 10 sec
  • -5% to -40% Reduction to All Recharge Timers

Notes/References[edit | edit source]

  • This ability affects bridge officers as well as nearby players, regardless of whether they are in your group or not.


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