Re: Phase II "Going Boldly" (new vignette)
I would like to see the concept Reliant with the nacelles above it's hull too...
It's not 100% true to the concept (e.g., rollbar instead of two separate torpedo packs), but Tobias Richter's (the artist behind the new effects) company actually did something like that many years ago: http://www.thelightworks.com/images/...rrier_wall.jpg
And while you're at it, check out that site in general to see the experience he and his company can contribute to the series.
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