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Tholian Tarantula Dreadnought Cruiser

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Faction Cross-Faction.pngTholian Tarantula Dreadnought Cruiser
TholianTarantula.png
Rank:
Rank background icon.png
Lieutenant Rank icon (Federation).png
Tier:
6
Type:
Dreadnought Cruiser
Hull:
Lvl 50: 49335
Lvl 55: 53268
Lvl 60: 57200
Lvl 65: 64350
Hull modifier:
1.43
Shield modifier:
1.125
Turn rate:
7.5
Impulse modifier:
0.15
Inertia rating:
35
Bonus Power:
+5 all power levels
Bridge Officers:
Lieutenant Commander Tactical-Command Commander Engineering Lieutenant Commander Science Lieutenant Universal-Intelligence Ensign Universal
Weapons:
Fore 4 Aft 4
Can equip dual cannons.
Device slots:
4
Consoles:
Console tac icon.png 4 Console eng icon.png 4 Console sci icon.png 3
Hangar Bays:
1
Cost:
Generic Lock Box v2.png
Admiralty stats:
Adm eng fed.png 53 Adm tac fed.png 43 Adm sci fed.png 40
This article is for the playable starship. For the NPC vessel, see Tarantula Dreadnought.

The Tholian Tarantula-class Dreadnought Cruiser is a Tier 6 Dreadnought Cruiser which may be flown by characters of any faction. This starship can be used from any level upon completion of the tutorial experience. As you level up, this ship gains additional hull, weapon slots, and console slots.

Players can obtain this starship from the [Infinity Lock Box]; it comes in an [Infinity Prize Pack - T6 Ship] choice package, which is bound to you until a ship is chosen. It can also drop from the older [Mirror Incursion Lock Box]. The boxed ship is not bound and so may be traded to other players or bought and sold on the Exchange for energy credits under the name [Special Requisition Pack - Tholian Tarantula Dreadnought Cruiser [T6]].

Overview[edit | edit source]

The Tarantula is the largest and most formidable starship in the Tholian fleet, built by the reclusive crystalline entities to stand up to anything that the galaxy might throw at them. It is both durable and relatively agile for a ship of its class. It was built with versatility in mind; it is quite capable of performing nearly any role handily.

Starship Mastery[edit | edit source]

Starship Mastery
DREADNOUGHT
Rapid Repairs
Rapid Repairs
Rapid Repairs
Enhanced Hull Plating
Enhanced Hull Plating
Enhanced Hull Plating
Devastating Weaponry
Devastating Weaponry
Devastating Weaponry
Armored Hull
Armored Hull
Armored Hull
Energy WebEnergy WebEnergy Web
I
II
III
IV
V
Level Name Description
I Rapid Repairs Regenerates 1.25% of your maximum hull every 3 seconds in Space. Twice the amount is regenerated out of combat.
II Enhanced Hull Plating +25 All Energy Damage Resistance Rating.
+25 Radiation Damage Resistance Rating.
III Devastating Weaponry +2.5% Critical Chance.
IV Armored Hull +10% Hull Hitpoints.
V Energy Web Physical DoT, Hold on Beam: Overload, Cannon: Rapid Fire or Surgical Strikes
Enhances specific powers
Activating Beam: Overload, Surgical Strikes or Cannon: Rapid Fire applies Energy Web:
  • Foe: Deals _ Physical Damage every 0.5 sec for 6 sec (Ignores Shields)
  • Foe: Holds target for 3 sec
  • Can be used every 45 seconds
V
V
VI Account-Wide Reclaim Unlock Complete this tier of Starship Mastery to be allowed to claim this starship on any character on this account.
VI

Abilities[edit | edit source]

Universal consoles[edit | edit source]

Tholian Tarantula Dreadnought Cruiser comes equipped with the [Console - Universal - Tholian Web Cannon].

This console is part of the Tholian Technologies Set, which also includes [Console - Universal - Tholian Web Generator], and [Console - Universal - Tholian Tetryon Grid] obtainable with other Tholian starships, but also equippable on the Tholian Tarantula. For each console added after the first, an additional passive bonus is unlocked.

If all three consoles are equipped, player gains access to:

Cruiser commands

The Tholian Tarantula-class Dreadnought Cruiser supports the following cruiser commands:

Hangar bay[edit | edit source]

Tholian Tarantula Dreadnought Cruiser comes equipped with one wing of Hangar - Tholian Widow Fighters. These fighters are equipped with one fore Tetryon Beam Array and one fore Quantum Torpedo Launcher.

Carrier commands[edit source]

Specialization seating

The Tholian Tarantula-class Dreadnought Cruiser features the following specialist seats:

Standard configuration[edit | edit source]

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

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

Equipment slots[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 2 2 1 2 2
10-19 2 2 2 3 2
20-29 3 3 2 3 3
30-39 3 3 3 4 4
40+ 4 4 3

Hull strength[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 (1.43 for the Tholian Tarantula Dreadnought 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 14300 20 2 28600 40 3 42900 60 4 57200
5 1.25 17875 25 2.25 32175 45 3.25 46475 65 4.5 64350
10 1.5 21450 30 2.5 35750 50 3.45 49335
15 1.75 25025 35 2.75 39325 55 3.725 53268

Ship comparison[edit | edit source]

The following table compares T6 cross-faction Dreadnought Cruisers.
Ship Rank Tier Hull  Hull modifier  Shield modifier  Fore weapons Aft weapons Can equip dual cannons? Console tac icon.png Console eng icon.png Console sci icon.png Ship Devices Hangar Bay slots Uni BOffs Turn rate Impulse modifier IR Cost
abcd
United Federation of Planets,Klingon Empire,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Xindi-Primate Ateleth Dreadnought Cruiser 1
Rank background icon.png
Lieutenant Rank icon (Federation).png
6 46575 1.35 1.2 4 4 3 5 3 4 1 Console - Universal - Subspace Kemocite Deployment icon.png Lieutenant TacticalCommander EngineeringLieutenant Engineering-IntelligenceLieutenant ScienceLieutenant Commander Universal-Command 9 0.15 35 900 Lobi Crystal icon.png
abcd
United Federation of Planets,Klingon Empire,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Breen Rezreth Dreadnought Cruiser 1
Rank background icon.png
Lieutenant Rank icon (Federation).png
6 50888 1.475 1.15 4 4 3 5 3 4 1 Console - Universal - Energy Discharge Capacitors icon.png Lieutenant TacticalCommander EngineeringLieutenant Commander ScienceLieutenant Commander Universal-CommandEnsign Universal 7 0.15 30 1 Epic Prize Token - Phoenix Prize Pack icon.pngEpic icon.png
abcd
United Federation of Planets,Klingon Empire,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Tholian Tarantula Dreadnought Cruiser 1
Rank background icon.png
Lieutenant Rank icon (Federation).png
6 49335 1.43 1.125 4 4 4 4 3 4 1 Console - Universal - Tholian Web Cannon icon.png Lieutenant Commander Tactical-CommandCommander EngineeringLieutenant Commander ScienceLieutenant Universal-IntelligenceEnsign Universal 7.5 0.15 35 Generic Lock Box v2.png
abcd
United Federation of Planets,Klingon Empire,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Chronos Temporal Dreadnought Cruiser 1
Rank background icon.png
Lieutenant Rank icon (Federation).png
6 49680 1.44 1.15 4 4 4 4 3 4 1 Console - Universal - Chronotachyon Capacitor icon.png Lieutenant Commander TacticalCommander Engineering-Temporal OperativeEnsign EngineeringLieutenant Commander ScienceLieutenant Universal-Temporal Operative 9.5 0.15 35 3,000 Zen small icon.png
abcd
United Federation of Planets,Klingon Empire,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Elachi Sheshar Command Dreadnought Cruiser 1
Rank background icon.png
Lieutenant Rank icon (Federation).png
6 48300 1.4 1.3 5 3 4 4 3 4 1 Console - Universal - Sheshar Assault Craft icon.png Lieutenant TacticalCommander EngineeringEnsign EngineeringLieutenant Commander Science-CommandLieutenant Commander Universal 6 0.15 25 Special Requisition Choice Pack - Tier 6 Promotional Ship Choice Pack icon.png
abcd
United Federation of Planets,Klingon Empire,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Elachi Sheshar Intel Dreadnought Cruiser 1
Rank background icon.png
Lieutenant Rank icon (Federation).png
6 48300 1.4 1.3 5 3 4 4 3 4 1 Console - Universal - Sheshar Assault Craft icon.png Lieutenant TacticalCommander EngineeringEnsign EngineeringLieutenant Commander Science-IntelligenceLieutenant Commander Universal 6 0.15 25 Special Requisition Choice Pack - Tier 6 Promotional Ship Choice Pack icon.png
abcd
United Federation of Planets,Klingon Empire,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Vorgon Ytijara Dreadnought Cruiser 1
Rank background icon.png
Lieutenant Rank icon (Federation).png
6 53475 1.55 1.05 3 5 3 5 3 4 1 Console - Universal - S.I.F. Inverter icon.png Lieutenant TacticalCommander EngineeringLieutenant Commander ScienceLieutenant Commander Universal-Temporal OperativeEnsign Universal 8 0.15 30 1 Epic Prize Token - Phoenix Prize Pack icon.pngEpic icon.png
abcd
United Federation of Planets,Klingon Empire,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Styx Terran Dreadnought Cruiser 1
Rank background icon.png
Lieutenant Rank icon (Federation).png
6 50025 1.45 1.25 4 4 4 4 3 4 1 Console - Universal - Magnetohydrodynamic Fusion Expulsion icon.png Lieutenant Commander TacticalCommander Engineering-CommandLieutenant ScienceLieutenant Commander Universal-IntelligenceEnsign Universal 7 0.16 30 Generic Lock Box v2.png
dabc
Dominion,United Federation of Planets,Klingon Empire,Romulan Republic
Jem'Hadar Vanguard Dreadnought Cruiser 1
Rank background icon.png
Fourth Rank icon (Dominion).png
6 47438 1.375 1.15 4 4 3 5 3 4 1 Console - Universal - Dominion Targeting Synchronizer icon.png Lieutenant Commander TacticalCommander EngineeringLieutenant Commander Engineering-CommandLieutenant ScienceEnsign Universal 7 0.15 35 3,000 Zen small icon.png

Admiralty ship[edit | edit source]

Admiralty Ship
Shipshot Background Admiralty.png
Shipshot Dreadnought Tholian T6.png
Shipshot Frame Engineering.png
Shipshot Frame Ultraviolet.png
Adm eng fed.png 53 Adm tac fed.png 43 Adm sci fed.png 40
+10 ENG per TacShip

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