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Old January 17 2008, 08:13 PM   #74
A beaker full of death
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Re: What Enterprise is the better design part 2 ?

Gotham Central said:
I've never understood the appeal of the Sovreign class. Its a complete throw back to the TOS era
That IS the appeal.

without any of the elegance and simplicity.


The Galaxy class was meant to convey the idea (quite correctly) that as technology advances it tends to get smaller even while becomming more powerful.
But it LOOKS like shit. This is a visual medium. A ship with a giant head and stubby little nacelles looks like a midget. It looked awful.

GR's basic visual ideas...
Please. GR was totally senile by 1988.
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