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This is a Random Event. Occurs in:

  1. Slug Home Nebula
  2. Slug Controlled Nebula
    in a Nebula. The Long-Range Scanners will say The "Possible Ship Detected" icon showed by the Long-Range Scanners. "Possible Ship Detected".

A Slug ship hails you: "We've detected some worrying radiation coming from your medical unit, perhaps you should take a look?" As he signs off, your medical bay shuts off and their crew teleports aboard from a nearby station. They don't look like engineers.

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  2. (Improved Medbay) Try to squeeze some extra power to the system. (Requires level 2 Medbay)
    • Fearing the imminent battle you desperately try to get the medbay working again. It's lights flicker back on and you turn to face the intruders.
  3. (Hacking System) Counter the remote hacking.
    • You are able to undo the damage of their remote hacking satellite but it's taking everything your hacking system has. Time to take out the enemy the old fashioned way.

Fight a Slug ship[]

  • (After destroying enemy ship) The Slug ship breaks apart and your systems return to normal. You collect what you can.
  • (After killing enemy crew) With their crew dead, you quickly shut off their hacking module and your systems return to normal. You strip the ship.


This event is called "NEBULA_SLUG_MEDBAY" in the datafiles.