Jack-Al'-Lantern

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Limited Ship

This ship is a limited ship, and could only be acquired for a limited time or it has since become limited.
You lose it forever once it is destroyed.

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The Jack-Al'-Lantern is a powerful Halloween Event 2020 Battleship.


Description

The Jack-Al'-Lantern is a recolor of the Jackal. The primary change is that it was recolored to be orange. Its Hull, Top Speed, Turn Speed and Spinals are buffed compared to the regular Jackal, while it's Shield is slightly lower, but otherwise it does not differ significantly from its counterpart.

Interior

The interior of the Jack-Al'-Lantern is identical to its counterpart, but the statues lining the main walkway are replaced with skulls.

Advantages

Disadvantages

  • No Turrets.
  • Requires good Spinal aim.
  • Very expensive for Battleship.
  • Relatively low Shield health.
  • A limited ship, making those who use it a large target.

Strategy

  • Use this Ship's relatively small profile and high mobility to avoid fire and drift around the enemy.

Version History

  • 3 Huge Cannons downsized to large variants in version .71b.
  • Large cannon count increased to 4 in version .72c20

Trivia

  • Added in the first part the Halloween 2020 Event.
  • The first person to lose this ship was PeriodicTPR to an Alien Scourge, as part of a Necromancer fleet baited by Kankosaurus_Rex.
  • Between the Jack-al'-Lantern and its normal buildable counterpart, the Jackal; the Jack-al'-Lantern exceeds in health by 2700 (it has 250 less shields and 3000 more hull), Top Speed by 15, Turn Speed by 0.2, and it's spinal count for both spinals by 1.
  • Was released again in the new "Limited Edition (Permits)" Build menu, in version .72f. It can be obtained for a D class permit (675k credits) + 5156 Sillicate, 4047Carbon, 3466 Iridium, 290 Adamantite, 290 Palladium, 290 Titanium, and 290 Quantium