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Advice re weapon upgrades

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trekchu, Thu 02 Dec, 2021 1:00 PM
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    #1
     –  Last edited by trekchu; Thu 02 Dec, 2021 1:02 PM.
    Basically, I have crafting materials coming out of my ears right now, and beam R&D school is at 15. So I'm tempted to craft a bunch of the highest tech upgrades and apply them to my phasers. Now, should I do either of the following:

    1) Upgrade all of them to lvl 15 at present rarity and wait to make the jump to gold at an upgrade weekend?
    2) Concentrate on making a few, or even one of them the highest rarity first and leave the others as is for now?

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    #2
    That is how you do it.

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    #3
    That doesn't fully apply to me sadly, as I I'm looking to upgrade the weapons that came with my Discoprise, and so they're stuck at at least lvl 12 whatever I do. Quite aside from being character bound. :/

    But given everything, I probably should upgrade them to XV now, given that it is a substantial damage boost from being the level-conforming infinity thing they are right now.
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    Wait for an upgrade weekend and throw some Phoenix updates
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    hrm. Probably.
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    #6
    Personally, I would recommend upgrading the weapon to level 15 for the time being, because the performance of the weapon is more dependent on the level, and the color of the weapon is a further enhancement from that.
    And since upgrading a weapon involves a probabilistic problem, the cost is almost completely out of control. On a good day it costs very little, and on a bad day it may not pay off by pouring all the resources into it, so it's best to wait for the upgrade weekend