Nine of Four wrote:
Some of the problems I have with Star Trek Online, if any of you play it, involving the Borg are;
1) When fighting the Borg on a planet, they use phasers, and don't attempt to assimilate you or your crew.
The Borg use plasma weaponry
, and shield neutralizers, on the ground, and they can and do attempt to assimilate you: http://sto.gamepedia.com/Borg#Assimilation
Anyway, I always thought Borg drones were armed, but just never wanted to use their weapons on perfectly good raw materials which they could assimilate. I'm pretty sure Seven of Nine has an arm mounted weapon when she and the other drones first beam aboard Voyager, in the scene when Chakotay and the security team enter the cargo bay, she has her arm raised at them with what looks like one of those Borg arm weapons attached to her upper forearm: