Platforms Cocoon

The main Mantis platform, the Cocoon is the Mantis equivalent of the Terran Headquarters.The Cocoon is the base of all supply both system and unit. A viable supply line must be traceable via Jump Gates from a system with a Cocoon to other systems for them to be in supply. Units low on ammunition can fly within the resupply radius of the Cocoon to resupply, and defense platforms built within that resupply radius will also be resupplied. Cocoons provide Weavers the Mantis version of Terran...

Upgrades and Spcial Abilities General Upgrades

Mantis ships and weapons share numerous universal upgrades with the Terrans and Celareons. For a description of these upgrades, see Appendix A. Special upgrades and abilities specific to the Mantis are as follows. Explosive Ram 1-2 Increase the Explosive Ram's damage to enemy ships. Affects Khamirs. Requires Explosives Range. Fighter Wing 1-5 Provides additional wings of fighters. Affects fighters. Requires Carrion Roost. Mimic Enables a Frigate to disguise itself as any ship it targets....

Technology

Celareon platforms and ships are built chiefly for exploration, with defense as the leading design concern. Their ships are fast and stealthy and not altogether powerful, since war for the Celareons is an absurd disease of unsociability and rudeness. The Celareon headquarters, the Acropolis is the base of all supply both system and unit. A viable supply line must be traceable via Jump Gates from a system with an Acropolis to other systems for them to be in supply. Units low on ammunition can...

Ships

Conquest Frontier Wars Dreadnought

The Fabricator is your most important nonmilitary ship. Fabricators build platforms any available platform on any planet, moon, or gas giant, as well as Jump Gates and defense platforms in space such as the Laser Turret. They can also repair and salvage platforms. Requires Headquarters. As its name suggests, the Supplyship resupplies ships and platforms that are within its resupply radius. Requires Headquarters Supply Platform. The Harvester is essentially a cargo ship that gathers gas from...