Pulse Engine Upgrade

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Pulse Engine Upgrade
Pulse Engine Upgrade
Category Starship - Pulse Engine
Type Generated Upgrade
Stats CLASS.S.png / CLASS.A.png / CLASS.B.png / CLASS.C.png
Release Beyond

Pulse Engine Upgrades are starship upgrades.

Summary[edit | edit source]

Pulse Engine Upgrades, contained within Pulse Engine Modules, are procedurally generated upgrades granting bonuses to the in-system movement of a Starship.

Upgrade properties[edit | edit source]

Pulse Engine Upgrades grant at least one of the following bonuses:

  • Maneuverability: increases the Starship's turn rate
  • Boost: increases maximum speed while boosting
    • Speed limits, such as those imposed near Space Stations and within a Planet's atmosphere, are also increased by Boost bonuses.
  • Pulse Drive Power: increases speed during Pulse Jumps

Up to three Pulse Engine Upgrades can be installed in each inventory of the starship --- installing four or more upgrades in a given inventory will disable all upgrades of that type until the upgrade count is reduced to three or less.

Crafting[edit | edit source]

Pulse Engine Upgrades can only be obtained from opening Pulse Engine Modules.

Pulse Engine Upgrade can be repaired using the following ingredients:

Pulse Engine Upgrade can be dismantled after construction, returning the following ingredients:

Installing[edit | edit source]

Upgrade modules follow a static progression. The generation seed is used for all module families at the same time. During module installations it goes up by one. The new module they change into correlates to their order of installation. If the game is reloaded, the exact same pool will be offered to the player, no matter the order they install other modules.

Example: If an S-class module had 200 ly Hyperdrive Range bonus on the third installation no matter in what order the former modules are installed or their class, if the same S-class module is used third again, it will once again be the 200 ly bonus module even if the name changes. Only if used second or fourth the module stat may change.

Discovered Upgrade Modules[edit | edit source]

CLASS.S.png Pulse Engine Upgrades
Prefix Suffix Maneuverability Boost Pulse Drive Power Screenshot
Flawless Hydrogen Dynamo +11% +14% +20% -
Flawless Impulse Nozzle +6% +13% +20% -
Flawless Neutrino Injector +12% +15% +20% Link
Flawless Magnetic Fan +6% +14% +20% -
Glorious Impulse Nozzle +6% +13% +20% -
Glorious Neutrino Injector +9% +14% +20% Link
Glorious Neutrino Injector +12% +15% +20% Link
Glorious Shockwave Shield +12% +14% +20% Link
Harmonic Electron Loom +12% +15% +20% Link
Harmonic Fuel Pipes +11% +15% +20% Link
Harmonic Thrust Controller +6% +11% +20% -
Hypersonic Fuel Pipes +10% +12% +20% Link
Hypersonic Hydrogen Dynamo +12% +15% +20% Link
Hypersonic Neutrino Injector +6% +12% +20% -
Hypersonic Plasma Exhaust +8% +14% +20% -
Supercharged Impulse Nozzle +6% +13% +20% -
Supercharged Neutrino Injector +11% +11% +20% Link
Hypersonic Magnetic Fan +11% +14% +20% -
CLASS.A.png Pulse Engine Upgrades
Prefix Suffix Maneuverability Boost Pulse Drive Power Screenshot
Extreme Hydrogen Dynamo +7% - +18% -
Extreme Plasma Exhaust - +8% +16% -
Solid State Neutrino Injector - +12% +19% Link
Specialist Propulsion Unit +6% - +16% -
Specialist Impulse Nozzle +6% +6% - Link
Specialist Plasma Exhaust +7% - +18% Link
CLASS.B.png Pulse Engine Upgrades
Prefix Suffix Maneuverability Boost Pulse Drive Power Screenshot
CLASS.C.png Pulse Engine Upgrades
Prefix Suffix Maneuverability Boost Pulse Drive Power Screenshot
Alternate Neutrino Injector +1% - - -
Alternate Propulsion Unit +4% - - -
Alternate Thrust Controller - +2% - -
Efficient Fuel Pipes - +1% - -
Efficient Impulse Nozzle +1% - - -
Secondary Hydrogen Dynamo - +1% +6% -
Secondary Propulsion Unit - +1% - -
Tuned Impulse Nozzle - +3% - -
Tuned Thrust Controller +1% - - -

Additional information[edit | edit source]

  • Upgrade bonuses trigger for Pulse Engine Upgrades if they are adjacent to Pulse Engine or each other, increasing their bonuses above listed values.
  • Descriptions for installed Pulse Engine Upgrades may list Maneuverability twice.

Gallery[edit | edit source]