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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 192
# 4
07-12-2013, 10:31 AM
Originally Posted by dknight0001 View Post
CBS has said no to this idea already. No T5 Miranda, Connie, NX, Oberth etc.

Have you considered an Unconvential BOFF layout? 3 Lt Com (1 each) & a Uni Liutenant (11 powers, 1 less than standard) but it would suit the Jack of all Trades master of none motif. I think am Escort turn rate is too high 10 or 11 would be good.

I think 4/4 weapons makes sense. And I also think 9 Consoles, 3 of each would suit it's roll better. Or perhaps put the 10th console in Science or Engineering. In all honesty we don't want this thing becoming an escort. +5 to all Systems rather than the +10 to weapons, +5 to everything else.

Isn't the upgrade to the Miranda meant to be the Nebula? If the original looked like a reconfigured Connie and the Nebula looks like a Reconfigured Galaxy it makes sense right?
Granted yeah, at the same time I was rather tired when I came up with this and also maybe a little bit drunk. The real reason I decided on three aft weapons was because being able to load DC's/DHC's it might have been a 'little too much' imo with the plan of having it turn more like an escort than anything. As for the BOFF layout, I admit, your idea with that would work better with the 'master of none' idea.
EDIT: Not only that but it would also be a bit 'different' and would be something we'd never seen before on a 'T-5' grade Starship.

Last edited by thunderhawk101; 07-12-2013 at 10:44 AM.