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Guardian Cruiser

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Faction Federation-aligned.pngGuardian Cruiser
GuardianCruiser.png
Rank:
Rank background icon.png
Vice Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
Tier:
6
Type:
Cruiser
Hull:
Lvl 50: 45713
Lvl 55: 49356
Lvl 60: 53000
Lvl 65: 59625
Hull modifier:
1.325
Shield modifier:
1
Turn rate:
6.5
Impulse modifier:
0.15
Inertia rating:
35
Bonus Power:
+5 all power levels
Bridge Officers:
Lieutenant Commander Tactical Commander Engineering Lieutenant Engineering-Intelligence Lieutenant Commander Science Ensign Universal
Weapons:
Fore 4 Aft 4
Device slots:
4
Consoles:
Console tac icon.png 3 Console eng icon.png 4 Console sci icon.png 3
Cost:
3,000Zen small icon.png
Admiralty stats:
Adm eng fed.png 66 Adm tac fed.png 21 Adm sci fed.png 21

The Guardian Cruiser is a Vice Admiral (Tier 6) level Federation Cruiser. Players can obtain the vessel from the C-Store for 3000 Zen small icon.png.

Overview[edit | edit source]

Starfleet's Guardian Cruiser was designed to be a very versatile starship capable of accomplishing nearly any classification of mission.

Variants[edit | edit source]

Guardian class[edit | edit source]

Guardian Class


Admiralty Ship[edit | edit source]

Admiralty Ship
Shipshot Background Admiralty.png
Shipshot Cruiser T6.png
Shipshot Frame Engineering.png
Shipshot Frame Rare.png
Adm eng fed.png 66 Adm tac fed.png 21 Adm sci fed.png 21
2.5x Critical Rating from TAC

Starship Mastery[edit | edit source]

Starship Mastery
Absorptive Hull Plating
Absorptive Hull Plating
Absorptive Hull Plating
Rapid Repairs
Rapid Repairs
Rapid Repairs
Enhanced Hull Plating
Enhanced Hull Plating
Enhanced Hull Plating
Armored Hull
Armored Hull
Armored Hull
Desperate RepairsDesperate RepairsDesperate Repairs
I
II
III
IV
V
Level Name Description
I Absorptive Hull Plating +25 Physical Damage Resistance Rating.
+25 Kinetic Damage Resistance Rating.
II Rapid Repairs Regenerates 1.25% of your maximum hull every 3 seconds in Space. Twice the amount is regenerated out of combat.
III Enhanced Hull Plating +25 All Energy Damage Resistance Rating.
+25 Radiation Damage Resistance Rating.
IV Armored Hull +10% Hull Hitpoints.
V Desperate Repairs Large Shield and Hull Heal after 3 incoming critical hits.
When critically hit:
  • Grants 1 Desperation Counter for 120 sec.
At 3 counters:
  • X Shield Regeneration applied once to each facing.
  • +X Hit Points
  • Prevents gaining desperation counters for 60 sec.
VI Account-Wide Reclaim Unlock Complete this tier of Starship Mastery to be allowed to claim this starship on any character on this account.

Abilities[edit | edit source]

Console[edit | edit source]

The Guardian Cruiser comes equipped with a [Console - Universal - Particle Conversion Matrix]. When activated your shields will become significantly more durable allowing them to absorb even more damage for a short time. During this time any incoming enemy energy weapon fire has a high chance of boosting your own energy weapon and exotic damage output.

This console can only be equipped on the Guardian Cruiser and Fleet Guardian Cruiser, but can be put into any of their console slots. You may only equip one of these consoles.

Intelligence Seating[edit | edit source]

Although not strictly an Intelligence ship, the Guardian is equipped with hybrid seating for:

1 Lieutenant Engineering-Intelligence Lieutenant Engineering-Intelligence

Cruiser Commands[edit | edit source]

As a cruiser, this ship supports the following cruiser commands.

Standard Configuration[edit | edit source]

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.

Scaling Starship[edit source]

This starship's equipment slots, base hull capacity and shield capacity scale as your level increases.

Equipment Slot Scaling[edit source]

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, and science console slots will slowly increase toward endgame capabilities:

Level Console tac icon.png Console eng icon.png Console sci icon.png Fore weapons Aft weapons
0-9 1 2 1 2 2
10-19 2 2 2 3 2
20-29 2 3 2 3 3
30-39 3 3 3 4 4
40+ 3 4 3

Hull Strength Scaling[edit source]

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 (1.325 for the Guardian Cruiser), and then multiplied by the scaling multiplier below at each level.

Hull scaling table
Level Multiplier Hull HP Level Multiplier Hull HP Level Multiplier Hull HP Level Multiplier Hull HP
0 1 13250 20 2 26500 40 3 39750 60 4 53000
5 1.25 16563 25 2.25 29813 45 3.25 43063 65 4.5 59625
10 1.5 19875 30 2.5 33125 50 3.45 45713
15 1.75 23188 35 2.75 36438 55 3.725 49356

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • The design of the Guardian class is strongly reminiscent of production concept art of the Ambassador class, as well as the sculpture of the U.S.S. Enterprise-C seen on the wall of the Enterprise-D's briefing room in Star Trek: The Next Generation.
  • At one point in the past, the 3D holographic traffic control display of ships orbiting Earth Space Dock, located in the administration section of Earth Space Dock, near Captain Sulu, showed a Guardian Class starship, the USS Redoubt, identified as a "Long Range Expeditionary Cruiser". While the USS Redoubt is no longer shown on the holographic display, it can still be found parked in orbit of Earth Spacedock in Earth System Space.

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