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Please please please give at least one kit module slot for boffs

bublawekbublawek Member Posts: 119 Arc User
You gave us kit frames for boffs, which is cool, but why do that and not give the boffs a module slot!?
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  • rattler2rattler2 Member Posts: 57,864 Community Moderator
    Technically speaking, their ground abilities ARE Kit module slots. Granted it has been a while since we got new Training Manuals...
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    I can't take it anymore! Could everyone just chill out for two seconds before something CRAZY happens again?!
    The nut who actually ground out many packs. The resident forum voice of reason (I HAZ FORUM REP! YAY!)
  • leemwatsonleemwatson Member Posts: 5,285 Arc User
    bublawek wrote: »
    You gave us kit frames for boffs, which is cool, but why do that and not give the boffs a module slot!?

    Because as Rattler said, their abilities, which you can train, are copies of kit modules already. There would be no point, bar adding slots that could only take Universal kit modules, and then that would really annoy the hell out of people with dozen of V'ger probes firing off.
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  • rattler2rattler2 Member Posts: 57,864 Community Moderator
    Oh dear god the chaos. People were already complaining about some kit modules in the Dyson Battlezone. Multiply that by 2 BOffs per player...

    Um... Lets... not... *cringe*
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    I can't take it anymore! Could everyone just chill out for two seconds before something CRAZY happens again?!
    The nut who actually ground out many packs. The resident forum voice of reason (I HAZ FORUM REP! YAY!)
  • davefenestratordavefenestrator Member Posts: 10,475 Arc User
    That and the Risa kit module -- every boff casting _2_ Summer AOE powers to fill the ground with fun.
  • legendarylycan#5411 legendarylycan Member Posts: 37,260 Arc User
    If they didn't want people asking for boffs to have module slots, they shouldn't have ever made one part of a set.​​
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  • baddmoonrizinbaddmoonrizin Member Posts: 10,126 Community Moderator
    If they didn't want people asking for boffs to have module slots, they shouldn't have ever made one part of a set.​​

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  • questeriusquesterius Member Posts: 8,277 Arc User
    Modules being part of a set most likely predates upgrading Boffs.

    Regardless if it is possible, but current mechanisms in place i agree with rattler2 that at this time it is probably undesirable.
    This program, though reasonably normal at times, seems to have a strong affinity to classes belonging to the Cat 2.0 program. Questerius 2.7 will break down on occasion, resulting in garbage and nonsense messages whenever it occurs. Usually a hard reboot or pulling the plug solves the problem when that happens.
  • captainkoltarcaptainkoltar Member Posts: 890 Arc User
    They should limit set pieces to equipment that is available to both Captains and Bridge Officers.

    -K
  • vetteguy904vetteguy904 Member Posts: 3,812 Arc User
    unnecessary power creep. Just say no
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