What Makes a Starship a Character?
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Join Date: Dec 2007
01-15-2012, 08:01 PM
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I didn't connect with the Defiant either ... Again, why?
Because the Defiant was really just a THING most of the time, like a big runabout to get them to a location. It had its moments, but most of the time, DS9 was the character. And honesty, one of the stronger "ship characters," especially in the early seasons when entire plot arcs basically boiled down to "The Cardassians sure ****ed this place up good when they left," either things breaking, vital things not being there at all, or one of Dukat's leftover booby traps.