Hull Plating

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justinjah91
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Hull Plating

Post by justinjah91 » Thu Aug 09, 2018 1:00 pm

I know the hull plating adds cosmetic effects to the belly of a ship, but does it actually do anything yet? Do shots that hit the belly actually do less damage? If so, how is this damage reduction calculated?

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Tom R
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Re: Hull Plating

Post by Tom R » Thu Aug 09, 2018 1:48 pm

Some Beta 15.x era info, may have changed since:

Hull Platings prevent ship system damage from untargeted attacks (e.g., NOT missiles) against the underside of a ship. They don't scale with level, so equipping one is simply a toggle for this behavior.

Although the in-game tooltip claims to reduce hull damage, no such reduction actually occurs.

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