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If the bigger traders need to gain XP, it should be possible by sailing as well as by combat. They're traders after all, why force them to fight? Will be PvE mostly, anyways. Additionally, if XP has to be earned it should be possible to unlock all five slots.
Simply put, will there be a warship variant of the Indiaman? The cutter, Lynx, brig, and snow all have their trader and warship variants, the Le Gros Ventre has certain parallels with Renomee and Belle Poule - similar lines to both, its blueprint drops from both, and it has the same crew size and battle rating as Renomee. There certainly were Indiamen converted into man-o-wars - HMS Calcutta, which was slated for work as a cruising ship and convoy escort, ended up fighting as a ship of the line on both sides of the Napoleonic Wars, is a good example. An armed Indiaman - for instance w