They provide different weapon types that are effective for people who prefer PA’s and railguns. Guardian weapons make you more well-rounded, compared to AX weapons, but can be difficult to integrate into a tight power budget. The modules are mostly pretty great, though, imo.
Which guardian weapons are worth it?
- Guardian Shard Cannon (for easy Thargoid interceptor kill)
- Guardian Gauss Cannon (only good if you´re aiming is also good -> for easy Thargoid module kills and scouts) …
- Guardian Frame Shift Drive Booster (for higher jumprange)
- Guardian Module Reinforcement Package (better than the normal module reinforcement)
What is the best guardian weapon?
Guardian Gauss Cannon
It is however the most effective weapon against Thargoids and the current Meta for Anti-Thargoid builds, they can destroy a Interceptor’s heart in a few shots depending on your accuracy and only takes about 4-6 shots to destroy a Thargoid Scout.
Are Guardian weapons good against humans?
Unlike AX weaponry it is still highly effective against human ships, though its armour penetration is excessively high for most man-made ships, and a well-Engineered Railgun of the same class will likely outperform a Gauss Cannon against human vessels.
Are Guardian modules worth it?
Overall, it’s correct that highly engineered modules are superior to the relevant guardian fitting, but in many cases they’re still a G3/4 equivalent for no material cost beyond the initial unlock, so fitting them is way less effort, and generally a vastly superior option to vanilla fits.
Do Guardian Shield reinforcements stack?
Having more than one would seem wrong, but you can stack as many hull and module reinforcement modules you want, so I would guess that since the categorized it the same as those, it can be stacks too.
How many guardian weapon blueprints do I need?
A total of 18 Guardian Weapon Blueprint Fragments are needed to unlock all available Guardian weapons.
Are Guardian weapons good for PVP?
It’s usable but not the best thing to use for PVP. If you get jumped by someone while trying to hunt Thargoids, you can at least fight back with guardian weapons than you could with AX weaponry.
Are ax weapons worth it?
AX Weapons work fine with full engineering of the rest of your ship. But the Gauss Guns are 100% worth it. Shard cannons aren’t bad either. If you’re grinding out Guardian stuff, at minimum get the Gauss guns.
Are ax weapons good against normal ships?
The AX Multi-cannon is designed primarily for combat against Thargoid ships, and consequently deals less damage against conventional human ships than a standard Multi-cannon.
Can you engineer shock cannons?
It is not possible to Engineer Shock Cannons at this time.
How many modules does a guardian have?
A total of 6 Guardian Module Blueprint Fragments are needed to unlock all available Guardian modules.
Can you stack Guardian FSD boosters?
The Guardian FSD booster equipped ships who try synthesized jumps get “Jump exceeds drive fuel limit” errors when their jumps exceed 149 LY. Also, for those unaware, you are limited to ONE Guardian FSD booster PER SHIP. You cannot stack these modules.
How do you unlock the Guardian on FSD boost?
The Guardian Frame Shift Drive Booster can be permanently unlocked for purchase by providing the following Materials to a Guardian Technology Broker:
- 1 Guardian Module Blueprint Fragment.
- 21 Guardian Power Cell.
- 21 Guardian Technology Component.
- 24 Focus Crystals.
- 8 HN Shock Mount.