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==Gravity Drives==
 
==Gravity Drives==
 
* All [[rarities]] provide +1 [[EquipPoints]]
 
* All [[rarities]] provide +1 [[EquipPoints]]
* Provides a %-chance of Jumping instantly.
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* Provides a %-chance of jumping instantly.
 
** %-chance increases with rarity
 
** %-chance increases with rarity
 
** Instant jumps do not consume [[Hyper Drive]]
 
** Instant jumps do not consume [[Hyper Drive]]
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* 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
 
* Originally released as a limited-edition item celebrating The Infinite Black's 1-Year Anniversary
 
* Now obtained with [[Reward Points]] and as [[contest]] prizes.
 
* Now obtained with [[Reward Points]] and as [[contest]] prizes.
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==Skip Drives==
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* All jumps become instant
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** Instant jumps do not consume [[Hyper Drive]]
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* %-chance on jump of losing 1% durability
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** higher-rarity skip drives have reduced chance of durability loss
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* Can be equipped and unequipped in any sector as long as no enemies are present.
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* Only obtainable as contest prizes
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==Stealth Drives==
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* Silent movement
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** Masks which direction a ship moves to in the Events chat log.
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** Stealthed players cannot be Followed.
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* Invisible to Scanning
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** Cannot be seen on the map with [[corporation]] [[Technology]] "Scanners"
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** Will not be seen on the map by Scout [[Specials]] unless the Scout is a higher rarity than the Stealth Drive
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* Wyrd [[Assassin]] ships have a built-in ultra-rare Stealth Drive

Revision as of 17:45, 23 September 2013

Engines Introduction

Engines are items that primarily affect movement within the game.

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

Gravity Drives

  • All rarities 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.
  • Invisible to Scanning
    • Cannot be seen on the map with corporation Technology "Scanners"
    • Will not be seen on the map by Scout Specials unless the Scout is a higher rarity than the Stealth Drive
  • Wyrd Assassin ships have a built-in ultra-rare Stealth Drive