These forums have been archived and are now read-only.

The new forums are live and can be found at https://forums.eveonline.com/

Upcoming Feature and Change Feedback Center

 
  • Topic is locked indefinitely.
 

[November] Rorqual Astrahus citadel docking fix

First post First post First post
Author
The Dauphin
Dauphin Enterprises Inc.
#161 - 2017-04-02 14:51:51 UTC
Nerfing is not fixing. Fixing means making them undock properly.ls soon. One more fix on the Rorqual, and I am going to starting buying Rorqual cheap and reprocessing them into raw materials.
Reaver Glitterstim
Dromedaworks inc
Test Alliance Please Ignore
#162 - 2017-04-02 16:59:48 UTC
Keyran Tyler wrote:
I don't understand why you are putting the Rorqual in the same category than combat capital.


Aurra Jol wrote:
So, capitals (Carriers, Force Auxillaries, Dreads, Rorqual) can dock in the Large citadel (Fortizar), but for the new Engineering Complexes are restricted and can only dock in the X-Large variant.

Is there a reason they can dock in a large for standard citadels, but cannot in the engineering complexes?


The Rorqual is an industrial force auxiliary, a combat capital. Of course it should be grouped with other combat capitals! Why is this a question? Freighters of all kinds are in the same size class but are not combat capable, that is why they are allowed into highsec and can dock where other capital ships cannot dock.

You need to see it this way: The Rorqual is not being blocked from docking; rather freighters are receiving a free pass for docking where they reasonably should not be able to. You want to dock a Rorqual at your large complex? Why not use an Orca instead?

FT Diomedes: "Reaver, sometimes I wonder what you are thinking when you sit down to post."

Frostys Virpio: "We have to give it to him that he does put more effort than the vast majority in his idea but damn does it sometime come out of nowhere."