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Vaadwaur Astika Heavy Battlecruiser

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Faction Khitomer.pngVaadwaur Astika Heavy Battlecruiser
Astika.png
Tier:
6
Type:
Battlecruiser
Hull:
Lvl 50: 51750
Lvl 55: 55875
Lvl 60: 60000
Lvl 65: 67500
Hull modifier:
1.5
Shield modifier:
1.16
Turn rate:
6.5
Impulse modifier:
0.15
Inertia rating:
38
Bonus Power:
+10 weapons power
+5 shield power
+5 engine power
Bridge Officers:
Lieutenant Commander Tactical Commander Engineering Lieutenant Engineering-Command Lieutenant Science Lieutenant Universal
Weapons:
Fore 5 Aft 3
Can equip dual cannons.
Device slots:
4
Consoles:
Console tac icon.png 4 Console eng icon.png 5 Console sci icon.png 2
Cost:
900Lobi Crystal icon.png
Admiralty stats:
Adm eng fed.png 67 Adm tac fed.png 41 Adm sci fed.png 18
Disambig icon.png This article is about playable starship. For NPC vessel, see Vaadwaur Heavy Artillery Vessel.

The Vaadwaur Astika-class Heavy Battlecruiser is a Tier 6 Battlecruiser 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 Lobi Crystal Consortium for 900 Lobi Crystal icon.png. 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 - Vaadwaur Astika Heavy Battlecruiser [T6]].

Overview[edit | edit source]

Battlecruisers of the Astika-class further reinforce focus on offensive force while also being capable of withstanding heavy incoming fire, thanks to their sturdy craftsmanship and many versatile capabilities.

Designed using a combination of the Vaadwaur's 900-year-old martial philosophy and cutting-edge technology derived from the Supremacy's mysterious benefactors, the Astika strikes an unusual, aggressive profile. The Astika packs all its key systems, including weapons, engines, and crew space into its primary hull, with minimal usage of secondary hulls or outboard structures. The sides of the hull house numerous weapon hardpoints, including the infamous Vaadwaur polaron barrage emitters. The deflector is mounted along the forward "nose" area, exposing the minimal amount of necessary surface area to allow functionality.

The bridge is housed inside an armored "tower" structure at the rear of the dorsal hull, where it overlooks the ship's Assault Relays in the spine of the ship. When activated, the assault relays rise up and expose their energy-conducting surfaces to increase the power of outgoing weapons fire. The ventral support buttresses located between the barrage emitters also extend outward when assault relays are active.

The Astika's warp nacelles are concealed inside a pair of armored "wings" located towards the rear of the hull, alongside five large impulse engine ports. Vaadwaur impulse engines emit a bright red exhaust, giving the Astika and other Vaadwaur ships a distinct visual "trail" in local space.

Starship Mastery[edit | edit source]

Starship Mastery
BATTLECRUISER
Absorptive Hull Plating
Absorptive Hull Plating
Absorptive Hull Plating
Enhanced Weapon Banks
Enhanced Weapon Banks
Enhanced Weapon Banks
Enhanced Hull Plating
Enhanced Hull Plating
Enhanced Hull Plating
Armored Hull
Armored Hull
Armored Hull
SupremacySupremacySupremacy
I
II
III
IV
V
Level Name Description
I Absorptive Hull Plating +25 Physical Damage Resistance Rating.
+25 Kinetic Damage Resistance Rating.
II Enhanced Weapon Banks +15% Critical Severity.
III Enhanced Hull Plating +25 All Energy Damage Resistance Rating.
+25 Radiation Damage Resistance Rating.
IV Armored Hull +10% Hull Hitpoints.
V Supremacy Beam: Fire at Will and Cannon: Scatter Volley boost power levels.
  • +2 All Power Settings for 15 sec per target hit while Cannon: Scatter Volley or Beam: Fire at Will is active.
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 console[edit | edit source]

Vaadwaur Astika Heavy Battlecruiser comes equipped with the [Console - Universal - Assault Mode Relays].

This console is part of the Vaadwaur Artillery Set, which also includes [Console - Universal - Polaron Barrage Launcher] obtainable with the Vaadwaur Manasa Assault Escort (T6), but also equippable on the Vaadwaur Astika Heavy Battlecruiser. For each console added after the first, an additional passive bonus is unlocked.

Equipping both consoles enables the Polaron Cannon Barrage to create five additional secondary targets around player's ship.

Cruiser commands

The Vaadwaur Astika-class Heavy Battlecruiser supports the following cruiser commands:

Specialization seating

The Vaadwaur Astika-class Heavy Battlecruiser 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 and seating[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, science console slots and available bridge officer (boff) abilities will slowly increase toward endgame capabilities:

Level Console tac icon.png Console eng icon.png Console sci icon.png Fore weapons Aft weapons Boff seats
0-9 2 3 0 3 2 Ensign Tactical Ensign Engineering Ensign Engineering-Command Ensign Science Ensign Universal
10-19 2 3 1 4 2 Lieutenant Tactical Lieutenant Engineering Lieutenant Engineering-Command Lieutenant Science Lieutenant Universal
20-29 3 4 1 4 3 Lieutenant Commander Tactical Lieutenant Commander Engineering Lieutenant Engineering-Command Lieutenant Science Lieutenant Universal
30-39 3 4 2 5 3 Lieutenant Commander Tactical Commander Engineering Lieutenant Engineering-Command Lieutenant Science Lieutenant Universal
40+ 4 5 2

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 (1.5 for the Vaadwaur Astika Heavy Battlecruiser), 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 15000 20 2 30000 40 3 45000 60 4 60000
5 1.25 18750 25 2.25 33750 45 3.25 48750 65 4.5 67500
10 1.5 22500 30 2.5 37500 50 3.45 51750
15 1.75 26250 35 2.75 41250 55 3.725 55875

Ship comparison[edit | edit source]

The following table compares T6 cross-faction Battlecruisers.

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
Vaadwaur Astika Heavy Battlecruiser 1
Rank background icon.png
Lieutenant Rank icon (Federation).png
6 51750 1.5 1.16 5 3 4 5 2 4 Console - Universal - Assault Mode Relays icon.png Lieutenant Commander TacticalCommander EngineeringLieutenant Engineering-CommandLieutenant ScienceLieutenant Universal 6.5 0.15 38 900 Lobi Crystal icon.png
abcd
United Federation of Planets,Klingon Empire,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Na'kuhl Acheros Battlecruiser 1
Rank background icon.png
Lieutenant Rank icon (Federation).png
6 43988 1.275 1.15 5 3 3 5 3 3 Console - Universal - Unstable Entanglement Platform icon.png Lieutenant Tactical-PilotCommander EngineeringLieutenant ScienceLieutenant Commander Universal-IntelligenceLieutenant Universal 12 0.18 50 Generic Lock Box v2.png
abcd
United Federation of Planets,Klingon Empire,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Elachi Ornash Battlecruiser 1
Rank background icon.png
Lieutenant Rank icon (Federation).png
6 48300 1.4 1.2 4 4 4 5 2 4 Console - Universal - Enhanced Elachi Subspace Transceiver icon.png Lieutenant Commander Tactical-CommandCommander EngineeringEnsign ScienceLieutenant Universal-CommandLieutenant Commander Universal 10 0.15 30 900 Lobi Crystal icon.png
abcd
United Federation of Planets,Klingon Empire,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Tal Shiar Khlinae Adapted Battlecruiser 1
Rank background icon.png
Lieutenant Rank icon (Federation).png
6 48300 1.4 1.3 4 4 3 4 4 4 Console - Universal - Enhanced Indoctrination Nanite Dispersal System icon.png Lieutenant Tactical-IntelligenceLieutenant Commander EngineeringLieutenant Commander Science-CommandCommander UniversalEnsign Universal 7 0.15 30 900 Lobi Crystal icon.png
abcd
United Federation of Planets,Klingon Empire,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Son'a Intel Battlecruiser 1
Rank background icon.png
Lieutenant Rank icon (Federation).png
6 43125 1.25 1.35 5 3 4 4 3 3 Console - Universal - Subspace Barrier Agitator icon.png Lieutenant Commander TacticalCommander Engineering-IntelligenceLieutenant EngineeringLieutenant ScienceLieutenant Universal-Command 10 0.18 60 900 Lobi Crystal icon.png
abcd
United Federation of Planets,Klingon Empire,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Tzenkethi Rhas'bej Battlecruiser 1
Rank background icon.png
Lieutenant Rank icon (Federation).png
6 37950 1.1 1.45 5 3 3 5 3 3 Console - Universal - Momentum Manipulator icon.png Lieutenant Commander TacticalCommander EngineeringEnsign Engineering-PilotLieutenant ScienceLieutenant Commander Universal-Miracle Worker 10 0.13 70 900 Lobi Crystal icon.png
abcd
United Federation of Planets,Klingon Empire,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Ferengi Nagus Marauder 1
Rank background icon.png
Lieutenant Rank icon (Federation).png
6 46575 1.35 1.15 5 3 4 4 3 4 Console - Universal - Battle Module 4000 icon.png Lieutenant Commander Tactical-IntelligenceCommander EngineeringLieutenant EngineeringLieutenant ScienceLieutenant Universal 9 0.15 50
abcd
United Federation of Planets,Klingon Empire,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Khitomer Alliance Battlecruiser 1
Rank background icon.png
Lieutenant Rank icon (Federation).png
6 43125 1.25 1.3 5 3 4 4 3 3 Console - Universal - Aligned Antiproton Shielding icon.png Lieutenant Commander TacticalCommander EngineeringLieutenant Commander Science-CommandLieutenant UniversalEnsign Universal 7.5 0.16 40 20 Appointment Progress
abcd
United Federation of Planets,Klingon Empire,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Ferengi Quark Marauder 1
Rank background icon.png
Lieutenant Rank icon (Federation).png
6 44850 1.3 1.2 5 3 3 4 4 4 Console - Universal - Battle Module 4000 icon.png Lieutenant Commander TacticalCommander Engineering-Miracle WorkerLieutenant EngineeringLieutenant Commander Science-Miracle WorkerEnsign Universal 9 0.15 55 Generic Lock Box v2.png
dabc
Dominion,United Federation of Planets,Klingon Empire,Romulan Republic
Jem'Hadar Light Battlecruiser 1
Rank background icon.png
Fourth Rank icon (Dominion).png
6 39675 1.15 1.3 5 3 4 4 3 2 Console - Universal - Personal Wormhole Generator icon.png Lieutenant Commander Tactical-IntelligenceCommander EngineeringLieutenant ScienceCommander Universal 13 0.17 50 Generic Lock Box v2.png

Admiralty ship[edit | edit source]

Admiralty Ship
Shipshot Background Admiralty.png
Shipshot Battlecruiser Vaadwaur T6.png
Shipshot Frame Engineering.png
Shipshot Frame Ultraviolet.png
Adm eng fed.png 67 Adm tac fed.png 41 Adm sci fed.png 18
+10 TAC per TacShip

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