Combat piloting is slightly more tricky than punching in coordinates
Mouse, Joystick or Keyboard?
Arrow KeysThrust in direction of arrow. The more massive your ship,
or the more sluggish it will be.
Mouse You will improve in maneuverability by avoiding enemy fire.
With good maneuvering ability, you will be capable of making even a
<Control>This releases a salvo of lasers, the number of which depends on the
or number of guns fitted onto your ship.
Left The higher your Hit Accuracy, the more focused your beams will be.
Mouse Lasers recharge direct from your subspace-drive,
Button so do not worry about running out of ammo.
<Shift>Launch missiles. In this simulation, your supply of missiles will reload
or with time if you have sufficient credits.
Right (In actual Pardus combat, once you exhaust your supply of missiles,
Mouse you will have to re-arm at a planet or starbase.
Button So, make your missiles count! )
Your targeting reticle will show the optimum position for launching
<Space>Toggles mouse-control. Your flight computer will attempt to direct its
flight path towards the green beacon.
The beacon will fade as your ship approaches. This reduces visual
<1>Teleports the next ship in your fleet. The percentage of damage
of the ship warping in will be the same as the ship that warps out.
<2>Selects Faction Fleet. This is either Neutral or Federation ships.