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Engines are items that primarily affect movement within the game.
 
Engines are items that primarily affect movement within the game.
  
Engines can be used by any ship, making them very flexible and highly-desired.
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They can be used by any ship, making them very flexible and highly-desired.
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Engines currently cannot be found as NPC loot drops.
  
 
==Gravity Drives==
 
==Gravity Drives==

Revision as of 16:57, 23 September 2013

Engines Introduction

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 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
  • Obtained by using Reward Points

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
  • Neutron Drive