Was there a TMP Enterprise outrage ?

Discussion in 'Star Trek Movies I-X' started by Belz..., May 23, 2013.

  1. TREK_GOD_1

    TREK_GOD_1 Commodore Commodore

    May 24, 2006
    Escaped from Delta Vega
    The reaction was mixed--but not angry, even as early conceptual designs were seen long before the actual version made its debut.

    I was a long-time TOS fan by the time TMP rolled around in '79, and loved the original Enterprise (i'm sure I made AMT happy for a decade), but I did not think the change was drastic. The metallic paint scheme of TMP-E seemed sort of odd, but overall, the new design felt like a natual change, not "oooh, look how strange and glossy we made this" just for the hell of it, which I feel is the case with the nuTrek E.
  2. Nerys Myk

    Nerys Myk Fleet Admiral Admiral

    Nov 4, 2001
    Out of my brain on the 5:15
    That car looks like the inspiration for the TNG dustbuster phaser. ;)
  3. Mojochi

    Mojochi Commodore Commodore

    Aug 18, 2007
    I remember the biggest brouhaha being about the silly uniforms, not so much the ship redesign, which we all sort of saw coming what with it coming after Star Wars & all
  4. xvicente

    xvicente Captain Captain

    Jan 16, 2013
    There is no bigger Trek than TMP.

    There is no comparison.

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