- They can create a barrier by linking to adjacent ships.
- They are shown to have tractor beams to incapacitate criminals.
- Red-colored beams fire to destroye hostile ships.
After Gamora, Rocket Raccoon, and Groot fight over Peter Quill for various reasons, the Nova Corps use Star Blasters to apprehend them after their fight.
The ships linked together during the Battle of Xandar to stop the Dark Aster from hitting the ground. However, Ronan destroyed the fleet, killing all the Xandarian pilots.