The Shivan Turret Laser is a primary weapon used in turrets of the large vessels.
Basic Shivan turret weapon.
|Rate of Fire
||0.83 shots per second
The Shivan Turret Laser is the Shivan equivalent to the Terran Turret
. This weapon is slow, and doesn't do much damage, but it does more than its counterpart, doing slightly less damage a second to hull plating than the Banshee
and Prometheus R
. The Shivan Turret Laser can kill a slow moving and damaged fighter or bomber, but in general isn't much of a threat. It is, however, adept at killing bombs.
The blobs in general are the new point-defense weapons, knocking down incoming ordnance with an efficiency a flak gun can only dream of. Beams are excellent point-defense, but do not fire nearly as often.
Deals mediocre damage, but more (particularly in terms of shield damage) than its Terran counterpart
. These lasers are often found in groups of four or five, and are quite capable of taking down oncoming fighters and bombers.