TVtropes, STO, and the standard Sci-Fi Fleet
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Join Date: Aug 2012
01-16-2013, 07:02 AM
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Of course it was. But still, coming to such a game, you will have expectations about starship combat, and they will at least partially be defined by your TV show "experience" - which for many people, I would assume the TV tropes site summarizes quite well, even if the names are unknown to a given person or the classes are labelled differently in their minds.
No, no, I agree entirely. I was actually commenting more on the notion that somehow the ships as they are presented in STO will somehow "make sense" from some sort of space geo-political strategy standpoint. They literally can't because the writers of ST have never made a space geo-political strategy for the series.
That doesn't prevent it from being fun to do so...as evidenced by those of us who do it so often!