View Single Post
Old November 6 2008, 06:44 AM   #34
Re: Various Sketches, Ideas, Etc.

sojourner wrote: View Post
I like the side view, not sure about the "arrowhead" top view. That shape is beginning to be too prevalent.
I disagree, the arrowhead design should become prevalent in new starship design IMHO. If you think about it most TOS ships have a circular primary hull, as do TOS movie ships. TNG, DS9 and Voyager ships dont really have a standard saucer section design. I think that the ship design Post TNG would start to have a similar design and "arrowhead" seems to be a logical similar pattern. The Nova class (which I like) plus the Promethus (maybe I'm screwing up the name from the Voyager episode, but the Multi-Vector Assault mode ship). A standardized starship design makes more sense to me then the TNG era designs of Galaxy, Intrepid, Soverign, Akira, etc. Where the saucer design is inconsistent.
ClericWill is offline   Reply With Quote