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[[file:legendary_engine.png|thumb|A Legendary Engine]]
 
Engines are items that primarily affect movement within the game.
 
Engines are items that primarily affect movement within the game.
  
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** [[Hardcore Mode]] accounts will ''always'' be seen on the map.
 
** [[Hardcore Mode]] accounts will ''always'' be seen on the map.
 
* [[Wyrd Assassin]] ships have a built-in ultra-rare Stealth Drive
 
* [[Wyrd Assassin]] ships have a built-in ultra-rare Stealth Drive
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* Obtained by reaching level 15 on a new account (1% [[Durability]], Common [[rarity]])
 
* Obtained by using [[Reward Points]]
 
* Obtained by using [[Reward Points]]
  
 
==Neutron Drive==
 
==Neutron Drive==
* The Neutron Drive is a bonus item given to all accounts over level 10 that :transfer to the Grey Server.
 
 
* The engine reduces movement speed to 2.5 seconds, and consumes Dark Matter [[resources]] to do so.
 
* The engine reduces movement speed to 2.5 seconds, and consumes Dark Matter [[resources]] to do so.
* The item will be active on release, but the item description in-game will not be displayed properly until a client update happens.
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* Neutron Drives cannot be repaired with [[Engineering]].
  
 
==Unreleased Engines==
 
==Unreleased Engines==

Latest revision as of 22:05, 22 October 2016

A Legendary Engine

Engines are items that primarily affect movement within the game.

They can be used by any ship, making them very flexible and highly-desired.

Engines currently cannot be found as NPC loot drops.

Gravity Drives

  • All Rarity versions provide +1 EquipPoints
  • Provides a %-chance of jumping instantly.
    •  %-chance increases with rarity
    • Instant jumps do not consume Hyper Drive
  • Can be equipped and unequipped in any sector as long as no enemies are present.
  • Originally released as a limited-edition item celebrating The Infinite Black's 1-Year Anniversary
  • Now obtained with Reward Points and as contest prizes.

Skip Drives

  • All jumps become instant
  •  %-chance on jump of losing 1% durability
    • higher-rarity skip drives have reduced chance of durability loss
  • Can be equipped and unequipped in any sector as long as no enemies are present.
  • Only obtainable as contest prizes

Stealth Drives

  • Silent movement
    • Masks which direction a ship moves to in the Events chat log.
    • Stealthed players cannot be followed by enemies (allies are able to follow), except by ships using Scout Specials
  • Invisible to Scanning
  • Wyrd Assassin ships have a built-in ultra-rare Stealth Drive
  • Obtained by reaching level 15 on a new account (1% Durability, Common rarity)
  • Obtained by using Reward Points

Neutron Drive

  • The engine reduces movement speed to 2.5 seconds, and consumes Dark Matter resources to do so.
  • Neutron Drives cannot be repaired with Engineering.

Unreleased Engines

These Engines are listed on the Web Tools site, but are currently not available inside the game.

  • Fission Drive
  • Fusion Drive
  • Impulse Drive