Emden can perform as a solo mob vanguard: When sortied as the only ship in your front line, Emden is not affected by the out-of-ammo debuff.
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She also needs to equip an armor-piercing or SAP gun to reach her full potential.
By the way, her first volley is also accompanied by a guaranteed special barrage.
Getting the max 100,000 is only for hardcore grinders and has diminishing returns so just try to accumulate as many points as is reasonable for you and your time constraints.
Emden can load both her torpedoes at once: Emden gains a second torpedo salvo after her second limit break for added damage.