Hey sorry i searched all over the forum and couldnt find anything about this topic. so i hope this is the right place to post it and not some silly repost. i do apologize if that is the case but like i said, i did check as well as i could to see if the Q was already answered.
Please someone, let me know how this ship choice works. ive not been able to use it all, and ive done probably 35 missions between the 2 campaigns. i really hate the fighters. i prefer bombers with big anti ship secondaries and at least 3 different primary cannons. but i rarely get to use it.
Ship choice PLEASE!!! how does it work??????/ and when can i start using it????!!??!!?!?!?!?
Like in Wing Commander and WC2 the player has no ship choice. This is for two reasons, first in universe the character you play is not the CAG like Blair is in WC4 but a junior officer. Secondly, for game design reasons, the developers by restricting which ship is flown in each mission can tailor each mission for the craft the player will be flying.
Each squadron on the Hermes flys a specific ship and only that ship. As you are transfered from squadron to squadron the fighter you fly will change with your unit assignment.
[spoiler:bbykjzt9]You will fly the ships in this order. (Hellcat, Arrow, Thunderbolt, Longbow, Excalibur)[/spoiler:bbykjzt9]
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