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# 37
12-09-2012, 03:50 AM
Originally Posted by joestyles View Post
In the actual Star Trek the ships rarely would do some of the 3D maneuvers you guys are talking about. There's this thing is space that Star Trek was actually very accurate with displaying called Torsional Stress.
Small Crafts, the Defiant-Class and BoPs for example performed some of these maneuvers, so you are wrong.

Originally Posted by maxvitor View Post
Larger ships would not benefit too much because of poor turning, but more maneuverable ships like shuttle, fighters, escorts and bops should have no such limitations. In First Contact there is an excellent scene showing Akiras and Steamrunners doing barrel rolls and immelmanns wheeling around to get a bead on the Borg cube. there is no reason why that kind of maneuverability can't be in this game, the engine will support it.