Dreadnought (PL 7)

The mightiest ships found in the battle lines of a stellar navy, dreadnoughts are titanic vessels armed with awesome firepower and virtually impregnable defenses. Its fighting space takes up 36 500-foot squares (a 6-square-by-6-square area).

Type: SuperheavySize: Colossal (–8 size)
Subtype: DreadnoughtTactical Speed: 3,500 ft. (7 sq.)
Defense: 11Length: 2,750 feet
Flat-footed Defense: 7Weight: 540,000 tons
Autopilot Defense: 7Targeting System Bonus: +5
Hardness: 40: 2,000 (expert +8)
Hit Dice: 1,200d20 (24,000 hp)Passenger Capacity: 1,600
Initiative Modifier: +6Cargo Capacity: 120,000 tons
Pilot’s Class Bonus: +5Grapple Modifier: +16
Pilot’s Dex Modifier: +4Base Purchase DC: 80
Gunner’s Attack Bonus: +4Restriction: Military (+3)

Attack: 4 fire-linked quantum cannons +1 ranged (32d8) and battery of 4 heavy mass cannons –1 ranged (10d12/19–20) and 2 fire-linked mass reaction missiles –4 ranged (20d8/18–20)

Attack of Opportunity: Point-defense system +5 ranged (5d12×10)

Standard PL 7 Design Specs:

Engines: Induction engine, thrusters

Armor: Neutronite

Defense Systems: 1 chaff launcher (8 chaff bundles), 1 decoy drone launcher (8 drones), displacer, improved autopilot system, improved damage control (6d10), light fortification, magnetic field, particle field, point-defense system, radiation shielding, repair drones, self-destruct system

Sensors: Class V sensors, improved targeting system

Communications: Drivesat comm array, mass transceiver

Weapons: 1 battery of 4 heavy mass cannons (range incr. 6,000 ft.), 4 fire-linked quantum cannons (range incr. 6,000 ft.), 1 battery of 2 mass reaction missile launchers (60 missiles each), 1 minelayer (100 gravitic mines with displacers, magnetic fields, and particle fields; 10d10×10 damage)

Grappling Systems: Tractor beam emitter

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