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Boron Shark
ClassM1 Carrier
Buy:King's Knight @61,790,791 Cr
Speed (Min-Max)54.7 - 93 m/s
Acceleration (Min-Max)5.47 - 9.3 m/s2
Steering (Min-Max)0.37 - 0.67 RPM
Hull Strength360,000
Max. Shield (Total)3 x 2 GJ (6,000 MJ)
Shield Reactor9,400 MW
Cargo Class (Min-Max)10,000 - 10,000 @ ST
Laser Capacitor47,800 MJ
Laser Recharge717 MW
                                                                                                         Front x 4
                                                                                                         Right x 4
                                                                                                         Rear x 4
                                                                                                         Left x 4
                                                                                                         Top x 2
                                                                                                         Bottom x 2
45 M3+-M5


The Boron M1 is quite fast, with average shielding and firepower for its class. It is outclassed in most ways by the Argon Colossus, which has a hangar of 60 ships with only a slight speed penalty.


The Shark was developed to complement the Argon Colossus. Both ships use similar technology, despite their aesthetic differences.

Physical Characteristics[edit]

Its hull design is extremely similar to the Ray, but is slightly shorter. Its hangar is respectable but not outstanding, at around 45 ships. Like most Boron ships, the Shark has rather pleasing aesthetics compared to the capitals of other races which tend to be blocky, with the exception of the Paranid battleships, however each player has their own visual preferences.


Its good all-round capabilities make it a capable battleship in its own right, though it cannot combat destroyers without a fighter wing. An Ion Cannon compatibility makes it able to rip through capital ship shielding like a hot knife through butter, though it still requires the Photon Pulse Cannon for finishing off the hull of the enemy ship.




Just about any Boron shipyard will sell the Shark.

Suggested Roles[edit]

Sharks are not usually considered the best in their class, and are not frequently used.

See Also[edit]

Ships by Class
Capital  M1M2 / M2+M7 / M7M / M7C
Escort  M6 / M6+M8
Fighter  M3 / M3+M4 / M4+M5
Transport  TLTS / TS+TPTM
M1 Ships
Argon  Colossus
ATF  OdinWoden
Boron  Shark
Goner  AranMobile Repair Ship
Kha'ak  Kha'ak CarrierHive Queen
OTAS  none
Paranid  Zeus
Pirate  Galleon
Split  Raptor
Teladi  Condor
Terran  #decaTokyo
Xenon  J
Yaki  HoshiShuri
Boron Navigation
Core Sectors Depths of Silence | Great Reef | Kingdom End | Lucky Planets | Menelaus' Frontier | Queen's Harbour | Queen's Retribution | Queen's Space | Reservoir of Tranquillity | Rolk's Drift | Rolk's Legacy
Border Sectors Atreus' Clouds | Barren Shores | Bluish Snout | Dark Waters | Faded Dreams | Great Trench | Hila's Joy | Hollow Infinity | Light Water | Mists of Elysium | Menelaus' Oasis | Menelaus' Paradise | Ocean of Fantasy | Rolk's Fate | Shining Currents | Shore of Infinity | Unknown Sector (18,16)
Capital Ships M1: Shark | M2: Ray | M2+: Megalodon | M7: Thresher | M7C: Guppy | M7M: Kraken
Fighters M3: Barracuda | M3+: Skate | M4: Mako | M4+: Pike | M5: Octopus
Escort Ships M6: Hydra | M6+: Heavy Hydra | M8: Marlin
Transports TL: Orca | TM: Pleco | TP: Angel, Manta | TS: Dolphin | TS+: Sturgeon
Shipyards Depths Of Silence | Great Reef | Kingdom End | Lucky Planets | Ocean of Fantasy | Queen's Retribution
Racial Wares BoFu | BoGas | Plankton | Stott Spices