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General => Suggestions => Topic started by: J4H3AD on February 14, 2019, 05:41:09 AM

Title: Escape Pods/Crew Ejection
Post by: J4H3AD on February 14, 2019, 05:41:09 AM
Relatively simple concept. Just a block that can eject a fixed number (scaling with block) or % of crew when your ship is destroyed.

I don't know about others, but hunting down skilled crew, like Commanders, Generals, etc. is one of the toughest (or at least the most tedious) parts of managing large scale ships. While money and resources are rather easy to come by, crew are not, and getting them trained to rank 2 or 3 takes a significant amount of time. That and the fact that filling up a ship with high level, professional crew only to crater it on an asteroid is... painful to say the least.

Bottom line, allowing crew to be picked up in a drop, as skilled fighter pilots are currently, would be a tremendous boon. Also it would help me personally with the strict rules I've made for myself on ship building.  ;D
Title: Re: Escape Pods/Crew Ejection
Post by: maxdax5 on February 23, 2019, 08:14:53 PM
You damn right! That would really be a legit thing. The bigger the block is, the more crew escape. Pods could be like any lootable item. Just pass by and it fills right up in there places. OR they could be sent to a special unasigned/captured tab.
Title: Re: Escape Pods/Crew Ejection
Post by: Sir Charles on February 24, 2019, 04:15:38 PM
Yes please!
Title: Re: Escape Pods/Crew Ejection
Post by: Kostriktor on February 25, 2019, 08:01:13 PM
+1 to this crew-pod.
if it was not for crew-pods from spaceships, games like subnautica wouldnt even exist x)
so crew-pods is definitly a big one