29/01/2017 at 21:22 #20205
It was difficult out there at first.
I was on a new ship, with new people, and new things to learn. Of course, as a cadet, I was getting used to that.
But I was assigned weapons – one station that I knew I could handle.
So there I was. My second favorite station on a ship that was confident, thinking I could happily nuke everything in range.
Boy, was I wrong.
It started with the targetting. About 3 different people were talking at once and “Aim at Alpha six-seven” was lost in “Power to shields and beams” and “Frequency Bravo Bravo”. I fumbled, managed to swap to manual, clicked the wrong ship, and forgot to raise the shields.
We were hammered.
The last thing I heard before I blacked out was, “Beams at 0%, rear shield down, front shield at 0%, heavy damage to hallways.”29/01/2017 at 21:28 #20207
I woke up about 10 seconds later, with the ship I was on, the Hunter, seeming to be perfectly fine.
Then the fun started.
I don’t know how we did it. Our ship came round the back of the lines and tore through the Caltron ships, with Senaries having no weapons and the Primaries dust. I felt like I was one with the manual systems – they and I were a single being.
Our engineer was a god – throughout the fight our shields never dipped below 25%. My beams seemed to rip through enemies like Chuck Norris swims through land.
And our comms officer… somehow got half the Caltrons to surrender. One being barely scratched by a chance homing.
Even as we fought, science was scanning away, getting frequencies so fast it was like he could see the future.
This was truly how it felt to be part of a first-class crew of TSN.
29/01/2017 at 21:54 #20214XavierKeymaster
- This reply was modified 4 years, 4 months ago by False Trueman. Reason: sounds cooler
//Sounds like you had fun!29/01/2017 at 22:38 #20218
//One small suggestion: naming the crew you were with seems to please people, so you might want to add that in future logs. 🙂30/01/2017 at 18:47 #20272
// Yeah, my bad for not remembering the names :/ Else I would have30/01/2017 at 19:27 #20284MatsiyanParticipant
// my cheat is to take a screenshot of teamspeak and paste it into my notes. Most missions – when I’m not so stressed I forget. I have a couple of notes from the shift but I do not see your name.30/01/2017 at 22:51 #20332
// was only there for start, probably why30/01/2017 at 22:55 #20334
//Did you just change your name to False Trueman?30/01/2017 at 22:56 #20336
// bout six hours, ago, an oxymoron seemed fitting31/01/2017 at 05:47 #20385Matthew VajParticipant
// If you were wondering, referencing my own screenshot, it looks like the Hunter had the following crew:
Lt. Cmdr. Aramond
Lt. Sr. Hall
04/02/2017 at 05:59 #20548AramondParticipant
- This reply was modified 4 years, 4 months ago by Matthew Vaj.
//Funny thing is that our engineer on that run, Cdt. Royce, is my RL roommate. I’m debating if I should tell him about the “god” comment. XD04/02/2017 at 06:01 #20552Matthew VajParticipant
// Man, wish I could get some of my roommates to play with us.04/02/2017 at 08:40 #20555
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