This guide thus provides an extensive FAQ, explaining everything you want (and don’t want!) If the ship you wish to change to is of the same or less value than your current ship, you will not be able to downgrade. However, among all the game packages and ship upgrades, understanding how all the options offered work with their sale system is often confusing, and even pros end up buying the wrong product once in a while. The first thing to understand is to understand what you’re actually buying:Independent of whether you buy your ships from RSI or here at Star-Hangar, the content is the same and the same rules apply.Technically, each and every ‘item’ you buy is a container/package with one or multiple items inside. Both Ship Upgrades (old name) and CCU’s (Cross-Chassis-Conversions, typically the only name used nowadays) allow you ship upgrades of one type into another. You may upgrade your ship multiple times using multiple upgrades; doing so the rules mentioned above do not change. When upgrading a ship, the package name in your RSI inventory won’t change, even though the ship does. Select the drop down arrow icon, then select, Select a pledge to upgrade from the list. You can now buy this item anew (at its previous/original price) using your store credits. There are a great number of ships available for players to pledge for and most of them are also available as an upgrade target for players looking to change up their fleet. to know about buying ships. Star Citizen tools for DPS, damage, power and cooling simulations including an up to date ships and components database. However there are a couple of rare occurrences where someone may run into an issue with upgrading a pledge. #DPS Calculator LIVE data 3.11.0-LIVE.6314272 account_box settings. Warbond packages are sold by RSI typical during concept sale, often coming at reduced price and with special bonus items. Standalone Ships are thus additions for people, that already own a game account. Upgrades typically remove the ship you had and replace it with another ship of higher cost/value. Star Citizen tools for DPS, damage, power and cooling simulations including an up to date ships and components database #DPS Calculator LIVE data 3.11.0-LIVE.6314272 account_box settings SETTINGS Explaining RSI’s Ship Upgrades. Findout what gameplay your ships support. SETTINGS Cards drag and drop Group ships by manufacturer Group … This is an unofficial Star Citizen fansite, not affiliated with the Cloud Imperium group of companies. Loading game data... Game Data Version 3.9.0-LIVE-5125346. It provides 10 years of insurance coverage. After entering your password, the upgrade is now applied to your pledge. Pledges that have been locked cannot be upgraded or altered further by players. Where to find Ship Upgrades. This way you recover your ship, with all its upgrades removed. For example if one owns a Dragonfly Black, the owner cannot apply Dragonfly Yellowjacket to Avenger Stalker upgrade to it to turn the Dragonfly Black into an Avenger Stalker. The highest level insurance will override all other plans, with the lower level ones set to be removed at a later date. The standard upgrades that are available normally on our website will  update the base ship only, allowing the other items within the pledge to remain the same. Upgrades cannot be removed once applied. To find possible upgrades for your ship, check the Ship Upgrades tool. These locked pledges will show as Fulfilled and have a slightly grayed out background in a player's hangar list like below: Upgrades must be used on the exact ship model, not a variant. Specifications for this ship are based on current game data not future plans, Additional information available on the Star Citizen wiki. Upgrades prior to Cross-Chassis Upgrades (CCUs) being introduced by RSI don’t mention the source, but always require the base variant. If the ship you wish to change to is of the same or less value than your current ship, you will not be able to downgrade. Variations exist, as RSI offers packages with one or more ships, as well as packages with optional content, such as physical goods or the (recommended) Squadron 42 Single Player Campaign. This means that the ship you are upgrading to will retain the original insurance your package had, regardless of any other insurance available for the same ship had it been pledged for outright. All ship upgrades are permanent. Once the tool has loaded up, select your ship on the left. You are prompted for a password. IAE Insurance is a regular type of insurance that was available during aniversaries. This is located on … During special occasions, RSI often sells multi-ship packages. There is three things to consider though: How to identify a Star Citizen Game Packages. You can find the filter buttons below the search bar on the upgrade page, as shown below. Loadout will be saved in browser local storage and won't be available elsewhere. When sending a ship to another person, the RSI delivery email always lists the package name, but not the ship(s) inside. Insurances are not (!) Let’s look at an example: Rule 1: Disregard the package name – it is often misleading or confusing; always look at the actual content! Next, understanding the different item types you can buy is key to understanding RSI’s methodology.These are the prime item types that exist: Game packages contain everything you need to play Star Citizen: the license to download the game and a ship to fly therein. The filter option is there to help! Thanks to unp4k for the data extraction tool and GitHub for the hosting! Ship upgrades, which were formerly known as Cross Chassis Upgrades (CCUs), allow you to change the ship in your pledge to a ship of higher value. Purchasing an upgrade to your given ship pledge will only upgrade the ship to the noted upgrade target, such as upgrading an Aurora MR to a Sabre. To find possible upgrades for your ship, check the Ship Upgrades tool. By selecting or excluding various options on the filter pop-up, players can focus the offered results to better and more quickly find and pledge for an upgrade they need. There’s no limit to how how often you can upgrade your ship, Upgrades can only increase your ship value. Roberts Space Industries is the official go-to website for all news about Star Citizen and Squadron 42. Upgrades can be applied to both stand-alone ships and game packages alike; only that particular ship will then be changed, all other properties of the package will be retained. You can find upgrades and standalone ships, as well as packages that contain upgraded ships at Star-Hangar. *You will see both the original insurance and the new one within the pledge. I.e. In that case, a non-LTI ship can gain LTI by upgrading. Not all ships can be bought back: Packages containing physical items cannot be bought back after being exchanged for Store Credits. Off Downgrades to cheaper models are not possible. This is located on the pledge store as shown in the below screenshot. The only way to revert an upgraded ship is to potentially reclaim your pledge then buy it back. These credits can then be used to buy something else instead.Additionally though you will also receive a so called 'Buyback Token'. Select to see the upgrade availability and cost. All content on this site not authored by its host or users are property of their respective owners. Both can get you the ship you want and you’ll find cheaper alternatives if you don’t mind minor differences in bonus content. This includes not only upgrading the ships, but reclaiming them as well. For more information on how loaner ships work, check out our FAQ: Loaner Ship FAQ. ©2012-2018 Cloud Imperium Games Corporation & Roberts Space Industries Corp. & Cloud Imperium Games UK Ltd. & Roberts Space Industries International Ltd. Why can't I pledge for or upgrade to this ship? ProfessionMap. Only one module can be used at any time, swapping a module, the original loadout remains available to swap back to. It also hosts the online store for game items and merch, as … JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. The original ship will be gone from your inventory (from its package) for good and instead you gain the desired target ship of the upgrade. Downgrading or removing upgrades however is a lot more tricky and may not always possible and in fact, the only way to downgrade a package, is basically to re-create the original item.