Ship Size Comparison Chart
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Join Date: Dec 2007
06-14-2011, 04:11 PM
Originally Posted by
Just as a small note, the scaling of the Defiant is not incorrect in-game. The scaling of the Defiant varies from episode to episode. Memory Alpha explains it in detail:
Most of the estimates for the Defiant's size come out on the low side of 150 meters, and Ex Astris regards it as 120 meters. I see no reason to disagree with STO's compromise, though.
I honestly think the devs don't want to make any normal starship smaller than 150 meters. The Oberth is the only one that breaks that rule, and it's Tier 1. (It is also kind of hard to justify at that size, it really doesn't leave any room for passage between the two hulls)