Gurista Military Complex

Complex Details
Guristas Military Complex
Signature Strength 5.0%
Type Unknown
DED rating Unrated
Security 0.0
Known Regions Branch,Tenal, Deklein,Venal, Tribute, Vale of the Silent, Geminate, Pure Blind
Pirate type Guristas


The Gurista Military Complex is a Cosmic Signature of the Unrated Complex type, occupied by the Guristas pirate faction. It can be found via exploration by probing in Nullsec systems. For location details see Pirate Faction Occupancy Chart.

The site consists of a volume of space with an acceleration gate and contains various structures and their defending pirates. Using the gate allows access to other areas within the site. When attacked, the defenders may send multiple waves of reinforcements. Each group's appearance is triggered by the destruction of members of the previous group. The names and amount of ships listed may vary slightly, but will always be of Battleship class or smaller.

This site's acceleration gate allows only Battleship class ships or lower and their Tech 2 equivalents to enter the site.

Warp-in message:

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Room 1

Gurista m complex r one.jpg

A force-field surrounds the acceleration gate, preventing its use. The field must be destroyed to progress further; beware however, that there is powerful explosion when it is destroyed.

Initial Defenders
6 x (Cruiser) Pithum Conquistidor (Ferox)
6 x (Battleship) Pith Destroyer (Raven)
2 x Pithasis Assassin
1 x Pithasis Assaulter
1 x Pithasis Death Dealer
2 x Pithasis Enforcer
3 x Pithasis Executor

No web or scram

attack tower

spawn 2

2 x Pithi Arrogator
2 x Pithi Demolisher (Frigate)
2 x Pithi imputor
1 x Pithi Wrecker (Frigate)
2 x Pith Conquistidor
1 x Pith Massacrer (Raven)
2 x Pith Usurper (Raven)


Tower Wave (Triggerd by attacking Control Tower)
"A multitude of ships have undocked to defend the control tower."
"Control Tower Operator: Get out there you lazy sods and defend the control tower! We'll all die if you don't do something, fast!" -in Local Channel
6 x (Elite Frigate) Dire Pithi ? (Stasis Webifier, Warp Scramble)
6 x (Battleship) Pith Destroyer (Raven)
6 x
Structures
1 x Acceleration Gate (Need Guristas Diamond Tag to Unlock gate) (Leads to Room 2)
1 x EM Force-field (Destroying allows Gate access) (6000 Thermal Damage explosion in 60km radius upon destruction: hits drones)
"The destruction of the force-field has triggered a powerful thermal reaction, damaging most ships in the vicinity. -in Local Channel
1 x Control Tower (Attacking Triggers Tower Wave) (Destroying unlocks Gate)


When you activate the gate the message reads "This gate is locked! The Guristas Diamond Tag must be retrieved and stored in your cargo hold when you activate it for it to be unlocked. The question that remains is, who (or what) is the gatekeeper?"

Kill the tower dead

"As the Control Tower is destroyed, the device keeping the nearby acceleration gate malfunctions. The gate appears to be open now."-in Local Channel
Asteroids
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Room 2

Guristas military complex room2.jpg
Initial Defenders
4 x (Sentry) Guristas Sentry
4 x (Elite Frigate) Dire Pithi Arrogator (Stasis Webifier, Warp Scramble)
3 x (Elite Frigate) Dire Pithi Invader\Infiltrator\Imputor
2 x (Battlecruiser) Pithatis Revolter\Assaulter
8 x (Battleship) Pith Destroyer\Conquistador\Massacrer
Stronghold Wave (Trigged by taking Deep Space Stronghold to 30% Structure)
"In a last-ditch attempt to save the station, it's reserve fighters are sent out to do battle."-in Local Channel
4 x (Elite Frigate) Dire Pithi Imputor (Stasis Webifier, Warp Scramble)
3 x (Elite Cruiser) Dire Pithum Eraser
5 x (Battleship) Pith Massacrer\Usurper
0-1 x (Battleship Commander) Dread Guristas ? (Escalation Trigger) (wreckage may contain Faction Battleship Modules)
Structures
1 x Deep Space Stronghold (Alternate Escalation Trigger) (Damaging to 30% structure Triggers Stronghold Wave) (6000 EM Damage explosion in large (>70km) radius when attacked: hits drones)
"In response to attack, the Guristas Stronghold has activated its self defense mechanism. All power is temporarily used to charge a massive smartbomb, which detonates a powerful EM blast-wave, affecting all enemy ships in a large radius."-in Local Channel
more structures?
'Warning: 'Each Ship that attacks the Guristas Deep Space Stronghold causes the structure to defend itself with a EM based smartbomb attack! The smartbomb will do 6000 points of EM damage. This EM based smartbomb will damage any drones that are deployed. The range on this smartbomb is greater than 70km.

Escalation

Killing the Dread Guristas Battleship Commander or the Deep Space Stronghold may cause an escalation to the expedition known as Pirate's Path. The expedition's locations are all in null sec. The pirate commanders which are often found at these locations may carry Dread Guristas and Pith (?) modules. If escalation occurs, the following message appears:

"Going through the logs from one of the command ships you blasted, you come across a recent memo containing a draft for a plan where forces from this Military Complex and another similar to this one were to gang up and raid a space trucker station somewhere in the region. Where this space trucker station is, is not included in the logs, but the location of the rally point is there. It is supposed to be by a small asteroid belt, not too far away."


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