Defense

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A Defense is a type of ship component used for absorbing damage from other ships.

Defense types[edit | edit source]

There are three types of defense: Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Armor Rating Stat Icon.png Armor, Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Shield Strength Stat Icon.png Shields, and Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Point Defense Stat Icon.png Point defense. Each type of defense counters a specific type of weapon, allowing for optimization through complementarity. Specific defenses vary by their capacity to absorb damage.

Type Counters
Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Armor Rating Stat Icon.png Armor Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Kinetic Attack Stat Icon.png Kinetic weapon
Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Shield Strength Stat Icon.png Shields Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Beam Attack Stat Icon.png Beam weapon
Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Point Defense Stat Icon.png Point defense Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Missile Attack Stat Icon.png Missile weapon