Re: Viper Mk III (mild B&C spoilers)
Maybe again the MKIIIs were too advanced and their computers were more susceptible to Cylon viruses. That's why they went back to the MKII. Think about the producer's idea behind this and Caprica. They lived in a more advanced time before nuBSG.
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