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Old August 13 2008, 03:20 AM   #31
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Re: Anyone interested in a "Borg Ship Recognition Manual"?

My favorite retcon for that is that Lore's ship was the minelayer.
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Old August 13 2008, 04:36 AM   #32
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Re: Anyone interested in a "Borg Ship Recognition Manual"?

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You can't retrofit a hand grenade into a truck.
I don't know... get the A-Team and MacGyver together on that problem, and I think they could make it happen.

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Old August 14 2008, 12:29 PM   #33
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Re: Anyone interested in a "Borg Ship Recognition Manual"?

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You can't retrofit a hand grenade into a truck.
My uncle's truck was a real bomb.
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Old August 15 2008, 01:05 AM   #34
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Re: Anyone interested in a "Borg Ship Recognition Manual"?

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no, the thingy from Descent that the individualists flew
Are we allowed to call that the Liberator-class now?

I mean, it's not like the canon is going to be using it anytime soon.
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Old August 15 2008, 01:08 AM   #35
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Re: Anyone interested in a "Borg Ship Recognition Manual"?

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no, the thingy from Descent that the individualists flew
Are we allowed to call that the Liberator-class now?

I mean, it's not like the canon is going to be using it anytime soon.
Fine by me, although I described the Liberator as just having a similar design to that ship rather than being the same. Related in the same way that, say, the Galaxy and Nebula classes are.
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Old August 16 2008, 02:37 PM   #36
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Re: Anyone interested in a "Borg Ship Recognition Manual"?

To answer the original question, NO, from a creative stand point it's pretty rubbish (I never understood why the Borg had it's own subsection section in the alien ships section in the Star Trek Fact Files a few years back) from a marketing standpoint it's equally as rubbish given that non fiction trek books struggle to make large enough sales and I fail to think of a desent way to actually sell the concept, plus I'm sure all the information on Borg ship designs can be found either online, or in books, so, if you really want this resourse at your disposal, print off all the relivant pieces, but it in a binder or something similar and bobs your uncle, you'll have it.
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Old August 17 2008, 12:07 AM   #37
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I never understood why the Borg had it's own subsection section in the alien ships section in the Star Trek Fact Files a few years back
Because people would have complained if one major alien power had been left out?
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