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Skill: Defensive Maneuvering

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Defensive Maneuvering
Lieutenant Commander

This skill increases the chance that enemies' attacks will not hit you. Per point of Defensive Maneuvering skill, you gain +0.15 Defense 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 Defensive Maneuvering
Total Skill Bonus = +50
Total Defense Rating Bonus = +7.5

Improved Defensive Maneuvering

+35 Defensive Maneuvering
Total Skill Bonus = +85
Total Defense Rating Bonus = +12.75

Advanced Defensive Maneuvering

+15 Defensive Maneuvering
Total Skill Bonus = +100
Total Defense Rating Bonus = +15

Overview[edit | edit source]

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Defensive Maneuvering 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.

Abilities Affected[edit | edit source]

This skill improves your Starship's Defense value. The higher your Defense, the harder you are for an enemy to hit. Accuracy can counter a ship's Defense value

Modifiers[edit | edit source]

Equipment[edit | edit source]

Traits[edit | edit source]


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Specializations[edit | edit source]


Set Bonus[edit | edit source]


Other[edit | edit source]

  • Console - Universal - Dominion Coordination Protocol icon.png
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    Fleet Maneuver Gamma - +15 Defense
  • Probability Manipulation icon.png
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    Probability Probability Collapse - +50 Defense
  • Console - Universal - Temporal Trajectory Shifter icon.png
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    Temporal Trajectory Shifter - +10 Defense Rating


Point Progression[edit | edit source]