Cruisers are the third ship to be unlocked. A cruiser is a substantial jump from a frigate, and while they have the same number of weapon slots they have one additional device slot.
Cruisers cost 200 credits, 200 ore, 100 energy, and have a 00:03:21 build time. A hero can command 3 and 1/7 cruisers per command point. (25 cruisers for every 7 command)
Cruisers have a base HP of 25,000, speed of 300, and attack of 1,200.
Unlocked at Shipyard level 8