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=Weird Alien Artifact (WAA)=
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The Weird Alien Artifact is a unique [[special]] [[item]] which can be used by any [[ship]] class, regardless of the displayed ship type.
An equipped Weird Alien Artifact will prevent:
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* [[Resources]] in storage dropped from death
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* Repair Fee ([[credits]] penalty) from death
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* [[Durability]] loss from death (except for the WAA)
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* [[Hardcore Mode]] accounts equipped with WAAs will '''NOT''' lose gear, ships, or XP on death.
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==Death Protection==
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An equipped Weird Alien Artifact will '''prevent''':
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* [[Resources]] in storage dropped on death
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* Repair Fee ([[credits]] penalty) on death
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* Equipped item [[Durability]] loss on death (except for the Weird Alien Artifact, which loses 20%)
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* [[Hardcore Mode]] accounts will '''NOT''' lose items, ships, or XP on death.
  
WAAs fits into the [[Specials]] [[item type]] slot and can be used by any ship (regardless of displayed [[Ship]] Type)
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==Notes==
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* The Weird Alien Artifact will drop in the sector on death
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* It loses 20% durability any time it is dropped
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* [[Rarity]] does not modify behavior
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* It cannot be stolen, however other items can be through the [[item theft]] system
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* Kills and Deaths from PvP are still counted
  
[[Rarity]] does not affect the WAA's behavior
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==Other Uses==
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Dropping a Weird Alien Artifact manually (Jettison Item) will randomly teleport everyone nearby to a random sector.
  
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This also teleports the Weird Alien Artifact to a random sector.
  
When a player with an equipped Weird Alien Artifact is killed:
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This may not be done during Engagements, or in Blue and Grey sectors.
* The Weird Alien Artifact is dropped into the current sector
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* The WAA loses 20% Durability
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** It cannot be stolen
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* No other equipped gear suffers durability loss
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** However, items under 25% '''CAN''' be stolen through the [[Item Theft]] system
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* Kill and Death and death stats are still counted.
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==I Want One==
The Weird Alien Artifact has a unique ability when jettisoned:
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The Weird Alien Artifact is only given out during special events.
* When dropped from a player's [[inventory]], ALL players in the current sector are teleported to a random ''nearby'' sector. 
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* The WAA is also teleported to a random sector
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* This special ability cannot be used in [[Blue Sectors]], [[Grey sectors]], and [[Garrison]] sectors.
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The Weird Alien Artifact was originally distributed only via sweepstakes to Red/Blue servers prior to the inception of Green server
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Revision as of 10:32, 6 January 2014

The Weird Alien Artifact is a unique special item which can be used by any ship class, regardless of the displayed ship type.

Death Protection

An equipped Weird Alien Artifact will prevent:

  • Resources in storage dropped on death
  • Repair Fee (credits penalty) on death
  • Equipped item Durability loss on death (except for the Weird Alien Artifact, which loses 20%)
  • Hardcore Mode accounts will NOT lose items, ships, or XP on death.

Notes

  • The Weird Alien Artifact will drop in the sector on death
  • It loses 20% durability any time it is dropped
  • Rarity does not modify behavior
  • It cannot be stolen, however other items can be through the item theft system
  • Kills and Deaths from PvP are still counted

Other Uses

Dropping a Weird Alien Artifact manually (Jettison Item) will randomly teleport everyone nearby to a random sector.

This also teleports the Weird Alien Artifact to a random sector.

This may not be done during Engagements, or in Blue and Grey sectors.

I Want One

The Weird Alien Artifact is only given out during special events.