Hit Points: 12,000
1 Torp. Frigate Hull: 800
2 Torp. Frigate Engines:
definitely tried to articulate the ships even more.
Eventually this ship will cock back like a shotgun every
time it fires." Josh Mosquiera, Lead Designer
(allegedly referring to a "missile frigate" in an
frigate has been seen in formation with other Assault and
Ion frigates. It is comparatively devoid of protrusions,
with the exception of the obligatory starboard-side bridge
pre-E3 videos from IGN and GameSpot demonstrate that this is
a missile or torpedo frigate. It fires missiles from the two ports on the
bow; it appears to fire two multiple-warhead missiles at a
time, each of which splits up into four warheads before
impact. This multiple-warhead capability may be part of the
"Improved Torpedoes" upgrade.