Why do people always spawn rocket on Extraction wave?

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3 years ago#1
I get it on most other waves (especially 7-10). 7-9 tend to be the tougher waves and it helps deplete the budget as efficiently as possible. On 10 you're just trying to get that money however you can.

On 11 it makes less sense to me because it's not going to deplete the # of enemies that we fight and will just spread them out again. The only thing I can imagine is that it's for your score which seems pointless. Is that it?
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3 years ago#2
score padding
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3 years ago#3
yea i use it to get points for some of the heavys towards the enemy challenges.
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3 years ago#4
It's for scores most likely. I have my consumable missiles maxed out, so if I happen to have one or two left on Wave 11, I'll usually use them, but not until we're really close to extraction. For instance, if there's a group of Phantoms and Dragoons coming at us in the last few seconds, I nuke them with a remaining missile.
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3 years ago#5
If you've got a surplus of rockets, might as well blow some **** up.
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3 years ago#6
People are forgetting to mention killstreaks. I can get all 3 killstreaks on extraction wave if I bothered.
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3 years ago#7
Mr_Pipboy posted...
score padding


I call it Manbearing
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3 years ago#8
I do it for fun if I have missles left. No reason not too as I have hundreds of the things.
3 years ago#9
During extraction, I'll use missiles on any enemy that may make getting extraction difficult. I have over a hundred of them already, and the count is only increasing, so I have no reason to conserve during extraction.
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3 years ago#10
score = experience, so it isn't pointless. Basically if the need never arises to use them all game and you wanna have a bit of fun at the end, why not?
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