Unlike all the other ships in the Pirate's arsenal, the Pirate Cutthroat It serves primarily as an offensive support ship for the Pirate Armada.
The Pirate Cutthroat actually is a one of a kind and does not resemble any of the military TEC ships, instead being modeled after a TEC Trade ship without a hold. it serves primarily as the pirates Offensive Support vessel. Using abilities to Embargo your planet and steal money directly from a player.
Using the Pirate CutthroatEdit
Utility is key here, as they are your most valuable asset on the battlefield. While functioning as a front line fighter they are also your utility cruiser. They may Embargo multiple planets so sending them on a multi-pronged mission to Embargo many planets is NOT a bad idea. They also steal money directly through attacking your ships with an ability called Plunder.
Fighting the Pirate CutthroatEdit
Travels in raid groups with Pirate Corsairs, often favors civilian targets, while the Corsairs attack enemy threats. Individually weak, but its five laser cannons quickly add up in the large groups it often forms, especially when defending its base from a disgruntled empire tired of pirate attacks or one eager for capital ship levels. The Pirate Cutthroat makes up a large portion of pirate raids, and there are usually six defending each Pirate base. The Cutthroat is the only pirate ship with an ability (Plunder) which steals income from ships, but strangely not structures.
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|Frigates:||Pirate Rogue • Pirate Pillager • Pirate Reaper|
|Cruisers:||Pirate Cutthroat • Pirate Corsair|