It allows the Rorqual to make itself, as well as its allies, invulnerable for a short time. So when you fit your ship, you should calibrate the cost of the vessel against the cost of a dread bomb. You got some garbo 10mn AB cruiser orbiting your hull? However, the reason you want a Rorqual is for PVP purposes. The Rorqual can also hit much further by stacking Drone Link Augmentors. Capital Capacitor Booster II, Cap Booster 3200, Capital Ancillary Shield Booster, Navy Cap Booster 3200, Shield Command Burst II, Shield Harmonizing Charge, Capital Core Defense Operational Solidifier I, Capital Core Defense Capacitor Safeguard II. Below are the traits of the ship. The Sabre is, at first … Having the webs, scrams, and paints on a subcapital mean extra mids you can devote to tank for when someone inevitably tries to gank you. The Rorqual is a Capital-class mining support and deployment platform, conceived by CCP in 2007 to address the need for low-security and deep lawless-space (0.0) mining operations. A carrier will not tank nearly as much as a Rorqual without bringing along FAX. And it runs circles around “combat” capitals like carriers and HAW dreads. Several heavy neuts more than a dread can fit have a good shot at turning off your victim’s hardeners. Ship Class: Destroyer. The Pulse Activated Nexus Invulnerability Core (P.A.N.I.C.) A ship that is neuted out and can’t prop mod is also suitably slower and easier to hit. Mining ships appear under their own faction tree: ORE – which stands for Outer Ring Excavations. ... EVE Online, the EVE logo, EVE and all associated logos and designs are the intellectual property of CCP hf. If the target is 150km away, take off neuts for more Drone Link Augmentors. :), New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, Press J to jump to the feed. And tell anybody who tries to use armor subcapitals that they are a fucking moron and that they need to pull their heads out of their asses. EXTERNAL LINKS. You cannot receive remote reps. A dread bomb of sufficient size will always kill you. Hull Length: 271 Meters. Having trained into the Rorqual also means you will have a solid, low APM, means of making ISK. I personally feel that the best way to go is nearly full tank. The Rorqual is pretty much a souped up version of an Orca with some added abilities and restrictions. is a new defensive superweapon available exclusively to the Rorqual Industrial Capital Ship. For mining purposes, the important structure is the IHUB, as it is what allows the improvement of a null system so that mining anomalies spawn. At best you will have a very angry FC whose time you wasted. Did I though? I always laugh when somebody lights up going, "HELP! Read this guide and get ready to drop Rorquals on people and wreck their small gangs proactively. OMEGALUL, In the words of a well known theta member of goons, “the rorqual is an unstoppable death machine.”. Geckos or Berserkers will hit it. Capital Industrial Ship bonuses (per skill level): A comprehensive database of EVE Online ships, with screenshots. If you are not a sedentary creature, owning a Rorqual makes move ops infinitely easier. Theta comms lights up, me and my corp mate were all chill as fuck saying it's all right. It blows away the paltry performance of black ops, which clock in with stats shittier than T1 BS. As always if you have any questions or concerns please don't hesitate to get in touch with a Game Master via the EVE Online Help Center. For each size, you progress vertically in tech level – the Tech 1 frigates leading to the Tech 2 frigates and T1 mining barges lead to the T2 exhumers. I'm sorry but I'm going to need to see your credentials as an expert on the matter, Don’t listen to this guy real rorqual PVP is Lock Asteroid - launch Excavators - press F to pay rental bills, If this is what a Mukk shitpost looks like, more shitposts plz. Pirates. CCP, listened. The Rorqual serves a number of purposes excellently. But Force Recons are awful squishy so I can’t recommend them as highly as something like a web Loki.) The new forums are live Please adjust your bookmarks to https://forums.eveonline.com Capitals can only operate outside of high-sec space. I got dropped on by a 40 man bomber gang, they did 3 waves of focus void bombs, I killed one of them bombers (hey, they were smart enough to GTFO moment either me or the drones yellow boxed them, so good on them, bad for my KB), on Theta comms I was all like, "Oh...guess it is my turn to get hot dropped on.". A player may not activate any hostile or assisting module or effect, nor make use of any kind of drone or fighter drone, against any kind of structure (player or NPC owned), ship (player or NPC owned), or other asset (player or NPC owned) in high-security space with a capital ship normally restricted (under normal game mechanics) to 0.4 space or lower. No official affiliation or endorsement by CCP Games hf is stated or implied. Remember the 90% fatigue reduction and 10 light year range. Added abilities: - has a 20% per level bonus to drone damage to deter the random attacker or two... - can use capital shield reps and capital remote shield reps to safeguard itself and those it … Fit capital remote shield reps to keep your subcapitals alive. Don’t operate in any area where an enemy force has capital superiority over you. Putting a faction shield booster on a Rorqual is fine. you should not bling your Rorqual(s) to the point that a dreadbomb that kills you and then dies is an ISK positive venture. The Porpoise The skills needed to fly a porpoise is Industrial Command Ship I, Mining Director I, Ore Industrial III, Spaceship Command V, Mining Foreman V and Leadership I. A capital prop mod is relatively useless because this is a capital that will go into siege immediately upon loading grid. It is a terrible mistake to measure your success in EVE Online … Capital ships (Dreadnoughts, Carriers, Force Auxiliaries, Supercarriers ("Motherships"), Titans and Rorquals) are the largest player-piloted ships in EVE. At worst the baddies will keep calling in reinforcements and you die before someone turns up who can save you. And 2 Rorquals is much better than 1 Carrier + 1 FAX. And then when you run out, unless the triage has arrived, you die. 5 light drones wont do ♥♥♥♥ agiesnt a dreadbomb or somewan decing its fun to drop a few supers on you. Rorquals take their name from French rorqual, which is derived from the Norwegian word røyrkval, meaning "furrow whale", though in EVE Online a rorqual is no whale, but it is one of the biggest ships in the EVE universe. (Keep a moderate stack of navy 3200s to feed into the Capital Ancillary Shield Booster.). Hey how did you find out about Goons new combat doctrine now that the Mach and the Ferox are getting a nerf? The Rorqual was conceived and designed by Outer Ring Excavations in response to a growing need for capital industry platforms with the ability to support and sustain large-scale mining operations in uninhabited areas of space. In short, if you ever consider putting HAW guns on a dread for small gang work, you should ask yourself if you’re sure that you weren’t dropped on your head as a baby, and then you should buy a Rorqual instead. The vision was, "A ship that could defend a mining operation from a small gang.". Role: Fleet Interdiction. On the other hand a HAW dread will find the Rorqual tracking things that the HAW dread cannot. Additionally, going into siege immediately is the best way to be out of siege ASAP. * Threshold below which damage starts "bleeding" through to the lower level. I'M TACKLED!" Sometime later the bomber gang fucks off to find easier targets. But keep in mind that there is room for variance. /u/Jibrish did you hear about the changes on r/eve regarding the Doomchinchilla Rorqual changes meme? This means people who are trying to hunt you have the smallest window of opportunity to hit you when you are vulnerable. So true. While they can use stargates to travel (except to high-sec), they can also jump between star systems using built-in jump drives. The Gooniversity-recommended 60 day plan prepares new Omega pilots to fly a variety of useful ships at the beginning of their career. The activation requires an asteroid to be locked and causes a Weapons Timer for the user. Fuck the miners. Your killboard would suffer. Carriers also cannot remote rep subcapitals. The ORE ships listed below are grouped by size, tech level, and speciality. Orca and Rorqual are command ships - not mining ships. If you want to officer fit something, consider using a super within range of FAX support: If you get dropped you have a solid chance of living and all the dreadbomb will get is some FAX kills. A group of 8 Rorquals is easy to assemble and just works. Sabre. Until CCP fixes the game, the Rorqual is what you want. The industrial core doubles your damage, but more importantly it doubles your scan resolution. Watch nearby enemy staging systems and approaches so that you will have advanced warning if a dread-bomb is inbound. At 6k m3 of drone bay, you should never run out of drones. CCP hf. Just because you can drop things far beyond the range of your capital umbrella doesn’t mean that you should. If you want to know more or if you wish to change cookie settings, please, 5% bonus to Mining Foreman Burst Strength and Duration, 3% bonus to Shield Command Burst Strength and Duration, 5% reduction in fuel consumption for Industrial Core, 10% bonus to drone hitpoints, damage and mining yield, -10% reduction in drone ice harvesting cycle time, 400% bonus to Remote Shield Booster optimal range, 90% reduction to effective distance traveled for jump fatigue, Can fit one Pulse Activated Nexus Invulnerability Core, 50% bonus to Command Burst Area of Effect Range. (Updated 2020 December) Everyone should be familiar with Altrue's EVE Online Careers Chart but it isn't at all clear what activities generate the most wealth per play interval, and how I can know if I'm doing something terribly wrong. Your ewar is going to come from your high slots. Zedman2k • 3 months ago • 0 Dronebay Cargo Bay Export: EFT ... Material related to EVE-Online is used with limited permission of CCP Games hf by using official Toolkit. Hell yeah I did, I too agree this ship is broken in many areas and should be nerfed. But you should not bling your Rorqual(s) to the point that a dreadbomb that kills you and then dies is an ISK positive venture. This video shows what you need to do to mine effectively and safely. Who would siege a capital in a belt? Contents. 0. If someone has already got the shield links, go for Interdiction Manuevers. One of the mechanics of nul… The Rorqual was conceived and designed by Outer Ring Excavations in response to a growing need for capital industry platforms with the ability to support and sustain large-scale mining operations in uninhabited areas of space. As a collective wailing voice they shouted; “Capital mining would be too expensive.” “It’s too risky.” “These capitals would be sitting ducks for anybody that wanted to kill them.” “No one will ever put one of these in a belt.” And so on, and so forth. TBH the Rorqual is the ONLY ship worth getting into. The wide spread belief is that the ship is a mining barge. If you must drop a capital, consider something mobile like a MWD+Nano Nidhoggur. This includes cookies from third party websites. What this means is that alliance takes over space which is either unowned or owned by someone else and installs system structures called a Territorial Claim Unit (TCU) and/or an Industrial Hub (IHUB). As such, the wonderfully perceptive players of EVE become particularly butt-hurt when you kill them with it; As if you stabbed their mother to death with a spoon. Home Forums > Main Marketplaces > All Other Games/Markets > EVE Online Accounts - Buy Sell Trade > Eve Online Accounts For Sale > Selling [Selling WTS 3x Eve Online characters 118/107/88.6mil SP Discussion in ' Eve Online Accounts For Sale ' started by Blackwaka , 12/7/20 at 1:52 PM . +Many, many additional drones of all types. All artwork, screenshots, characters, vehicles, storylines, world facts or other recognizable features of the intellectual property relating to these trademarks are likewise the intellectual property of CCP hf. But the unspoken secret, is that the Rorqual is the best hotdrop combat ship in the game. It’s tanky, and it has some impressive bonuses, the Procurer is an all-around good pick for miners with a little bit of experience under their belts (No pun intended). zkillboard.com is a killboard for the Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game (MMORPG) EVE-Online. So for example, it can carry ½ to 1/3 the volume of a jump freighter, with a 10 light year jump range, and 90% fatigue reduction. If you want to successfully kill-mail whore before your shitty fleet members blow the Rifter away, you need to immediately be in siege. and after some more time, finding out this entire time is was a single sabre, single neut in system. Ever wanted to mine using a Rorqual, but unsure how to? It has way more staying power than bombers, which explode when the wind blows hard. Hey u/Doomchinchila some pleb is getting passive aggressive here. Most people associate flying a rorqual with long periods of boredom, sitting still and doing stuff all, when it actual fact you are doing so much more than you know. EVE allows you to discover, explore and dominate an amazing science fiction universe while you fight, trade, form corporations and alliances with other players. We have so many rorqual pilots that freak out when they are dropped that we have to talk them through murdering the 10 man ceptor gang poking them. However I recommend using T1 3200s instead of faction. Wherever they are, on a gate, camping a bubble, pinged off a station; We will bring the asteroid belt to them. Use a decent shield tackle like a shield web Loki, scram Lachesis, or Rapier. This disincentivizes current and future potential dread bombs. The plan has a PvP focus that will get you into FuckYouFleet ships while setting you up with good baseline skills for whatever you want to do later in your EVE career. For the command ships – the horizontal progression shows the increasing size, from cruiser to capital. Yes technically 6 carriers and 2 FAX is a more capable combat force (ignoring the significantly poorer mobility). The wide spread belief is that the ship is a mining barge. Don’t get engaged with a large enough subcapital fleet, that they can pin you on grid and force you to go ask an FC to save your ass. The Rorqual was conceived and designed by Outer Ring Excavations in response to a growing need for capital industry platforms with the ability to support and sustain large-scale mining operations in uninhabited areas of space. The PvE Ships & Modules [forums.eveonline.com] section of the official EVE Forums might be a good place to post questions regarding potential Rorqual fits. Some laughs in comms then back to usual bullshitting. The battle is ISK even. You should also choose a racial spread so that you can always fire the correct damage type for a given target. Good gallente. As such, the wonderfully perceptive players of EVE become particularly butt-hurt when you kill them with it; As if you stabbed their mother to death with a spoon. Play the world's #1 space MMO today! There are three ships in Eve Online that are dedicated as a mining foreman platform, the Porpoise, Orca and Rorqual. If several other Rorqual pilots already have points you should think about a web. But unlike a jump freighter, a Rorqual is very difficult to kill, and can do significant damage to attackers, while being half as costly fully combat fit. They're supposed to be used as a main ship in a mining fleet, but they don't actually do the mining themselves. This website uses cookies to ensure we give you the best browsing experience. But when you put that fleet together, somebody has to be the logi bitch. A ship that is webbed is slower and easier to hit. (5 minute cynos sync very nicely with 5 minute siege cycles. That’s dumb, I like to bling ships that I like.. Is worth fitting it 400b+? No. P.S. Fighting interceptors or bombers? Rorqual, *Simulated Rorqual Omega only. Just ping “RORQUALS!” and you will have a small functional fleet. Similar Threads [Selling] Acc with 2 pilots Thananos Pilot (couple weeks to NYX) and tengu pilot 04/20/2015 - Eve Online Trading - 4 Replies Hi all, WTS my account with THANATOS pilot. Ideally, the upper limit for bling on a Rorqual is this; All your Rorquals die, but a majority of the dread bomb also dies to your alliance’s counterdrop. 5 light drones wont do much in a combat situation whit a rorqual yeah you kight have 330 stored but you can olny use 5 at a time. I can think of a better capital ship for hit & run. This site uses We recommend the following browsers Select Language Site search Donate Site search Donate Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. What skills are needed to fly a rorqual well?? Like any other siege ship, Rorquals are shit at hit and run. EVE Online Ships Overview. In other words, putting Pith C invulns on a Rorqual is fine. But taking the crowd’s complaints to heart, they armored and armed the Rorqual with increasingly incredible bonuses, panic, remote reps, damage, and tank. It also possesses a sizeable drone bay, jump drive capability and the capacity to fit a clone vat bay. So even if you wanted to do some kind of meme’y full speed into siege thing and coast along at 1 klick, you can’t. At the same time we are also planning to buff the power of the Rorqual’s mining foreman bursts to help out the players who are flying Rorquals alongside smaller mining vessels. There are scenarios where each drone type (light, medium, heavy, sentry) is the optimal choice for the situation. Much of the best mining in Eve is done in null – but not just any null – in null space owned by a sovereignty(sov) holding alliance. For a given target stacking drone Link Augmentors in reinforcements and you before. 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