In the vast universe of Starfield, ships are not just a means of transportation but also valuable assets. Whether you’ve captured an enemy vessel or simply wish to upgrade to a newer model, knowing how to sell ships can be a lucrative venture.
This guide will walk you through the steps to successfully sell your ships.
How to Sell Ships in Starfield
Owning a ship in Starfield is a significant investment, and there may come a time when you wish to part with one. Whether it’s to fund a new purchase or simply declutter your fleet, selling ships can provide a substantial influx of credits.
1. Acquiring a Ship to Sell:
- Board and capture an enemy ship or decide on one of your own vessels that you wish to sell.
2. Finding a Shipyard or Starship:
- Locate a shipyard or a starship where transactions related to ships can be conducted.
- Dock at the chosen location.
3. Registering the Ship:
- Before selling a ship you’ve acquired, it needs to be registered.
- Navigate to the “View and Modify My Ship” option.
- At the bottom, you’ll find an option to register the ship. Note that registration comes with a fee, which can be almost as much as the ship’s value.
4. Setting Your Primary Ship:
- Before selling, ensure you set another ship as your primary vessel.
- Navigate back to the “View and Modify My Ship” option and select your primary ship.
5. Selling the Ship:
- Once the ship is registered, go to “Let’s See Your Ships.”
- On this page, you’ll find the option to sell your ship.
- Select the ship you wish to sell and confirm the sale to receive the credits.
Tips for Successful Ship Sales
- Know the Market: Understand the value of your ship before selling. Registration costs can be high, so ensure the sale price justifies the expense.
- Stay Alert: Be cautious when selling ships, especially if they were acquired through boarding. Ensure all threats are neutralized before the sale.
- Diversify Your Fleet: Regularly update and diversify your fleet to maximize potential sales and profits.
Selling ships in Starfield can be a profitable venture if done right. By understanding the process and market dynamics, you can ensure you get the best value for your vessels, paving the way for new acquisitions and adventures.
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