32nd century bridge

Discussion in 'Star Trek: Discovery' started by Russell Oviatt, Jan 13, 2021.

  1. Russell Oviatt

    Russell Oviatt Ensign Newbie

    Jan 13, 2021
    So we've seen the fed ships and we've scene the hq and it's interior. What do you think a 32nd bridge would look like?
  2. Ryan Thomas Riddle

    Ryan Thomas Riddle Writer and occasional starship commander Premium Member

    Dec 26, 2003
    Where No One Has Gone Before
    With programable matter, the bridge can look like anything you want it to be.
  3. Deks

    Deks Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Oct 16, 2003
    Probably similar to what SF/FED HQ looks like (or a variation on the theme).
    Since USS Voyager was referenced in Discovery on several occasions, I imagine this could be the first 32nd century SF ship's bridge we see... but it will probably (or may) happen sometime in Season 4 (would be cool if both Disco and Voyager-J were shown doing joint missions and with Voyager being the other ship to start using the Spore Drive... or possibly see it using Quantum Slipstream Version 2 (10 000 Ly's per minute) now that the Federation is getting a steady supply of Dilithium (though technically, I don't think you'd need Dilithium and M/AM to power the QS V2... the thing could viably run off fusion power - but due to the Federation being limited in resources, its possible they had to wait for existing Federation members to get dilithium to properly set up facilities and reach them without the threat of the Burn - though, we've seen that hadn't stopped them going all the way to Kaminar or for Ni'Var to reach SF/Fed HQ in a relatively short amount of time).

    As for the bridge's layout... I imagine it will retain some notion of similarity to the 24th century Intrepid class.
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  4. arch101

    arch101 Commodore Commodore

    May 3, 1999
    Quincy, MA
    Maybe a cross between Book’s control cabin and the Relativity’s bridge?
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  5. Nerys Myk

    Nerys Myk Cartoon Premium Member

    Nov 4, 2001
    Vasquez Rocks, Bajor
    The lobby of a fancy hotel.
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  6. Colonel Midnight

    Colonel Midnight Vice Admiral Admiral

    May 31, 2001
    Colonel Midnight
    Oh wait, wrong universe. :rofl:
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  7. alex08060

    alex08060 Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

    Oct 11, 2017
    On a normal fully build federation ship in the 32nd century ? No idea as we didn't see any scene on it yet. Discovery hasn't fully converted yet.
  8. Hythlodeus

    Hythlodeus Commodore Commodore

    Apr 23, 2010
    land on one side, land on the other side, water in the middle
  9. Awesome Possum

    Awesome Possum Let's Fly Moderator

    Mar 13, 2001
    32nd Century
    I figure it’s like the controls of Book’s ship but arranged like a Starfleet bridge.
  10. cultcross

    cultcross We get locked down, but we get up again Moderator

    Jul 27, 2001
    Tier Fun
    I'm imagining something less focused on discrete work stations than we are used to. As anything can be anything with programmable matter, there isn't a need to have fixed layouts, although in an emergency situation, familiarity is still of value.
  11. KirkusOveractus

    KirkusOveractus Commodore Commodore

    Mar 27, 2009
    Ambler, PA
    It would be cool with the programmable matter to do different themes with the bridge every so often: Throwback Thursdays to look like an earlier starship, have it set up for a birthday theme for a member of the crew another time, etc.
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