Shield Strength

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Shield Strength is a statistic representing how much Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Beam Attack Stat Icon.png Beam weapon damage can be taken by the Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Shield Strength Stat Icon.png Shields of a ship, starbase, shipyard or hypergate. Once the Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Shield Strength Stat Icon.png Shield Strength reaches zero, the next Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Beam Attack Stat Icon.png Beam weapon attack will damage the target.

Entrepreneurs have access to the Unrecognized icon nameGC3 S Ships Icon.png Acquisition Specialization (Defense Quality) specialization, which increases shields for all craft.

Ship Shield Strength[edit | edit source]

The Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Shield Strength Stat Icon.png Shield Strength of a ship is generated by its Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Shield Strength Stat Icon.png Shields.

Some technology specializations globally improve ship Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Shield Strength Stat Icon.png Shield Strength, including: Unrecognized icon nameGC3 S Ships Icon.png Divine Mastery (Righteous Strength), Unrecognized icon nameGC3 S Ships Icon.png Shield Optimization (Shield Enhancement), and Unrecognized icon nameGC3 S Ships Icon.png Dimensional Defense Focus (Shield Phasing).

A starbase can improve the Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Shield Strength Stat Icon.png Shield Strength of nearby ships with the Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Starbase Military Ring.png Defense Network, Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Starbase Military Ring.png Field Augmenter or Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Starbase Military Ring.png Starbase Fortification Module modules or their upgrades.

Starbase Shield Strength[edit | edit source]

The Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Shield Strength Stat Icon.png Shield Strength of a starbase is generated by modules like the Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Build Starbases Icon.png Shield Generator and Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Build Starbases Icon.png Invulnerability Sphere.

Some technology specializations globally improve starbase Unrecognized icon nameGC3 Shield Strength Stat Icon.png Shield Strength, including: Unrecognized icon nameGC3 S Ships Icon.png Starbase Fortification Focus (Starbase Defense Coordination) and Unrecognized icon nameGC3 S Ships Icon.png Shield Optimization (Shield Enhancement).