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tomcatjosh 01-23-2009 12:16 PM

New Enterprise Not as Bad As I Thought
 
I, as you know, said that i liked JJ's big E. I did not LOVE it. I supported it, bacause it was part of the franchise now. With the release of the new toys, with side shots of it, i began to realize. The ship's hull isn't that bad, in fact, it looks pretty sleek. So, what do you think? HJas it changed your opinion any?

bobcunk 01-23-2009 12:53 PM

it was the angle that made it look bad in the first pic. even though i like the new design i wish it was closer to the origanal.

omegaman 01-23-2009 01:36 PM

it's only my opinion but...
 
you can't compare the toy to the movie model, it's not a replica.

tomcatjosh 01-23-2009 02:10 PM

true, but its a good idea of what it will look like.

I-Am-Zim 01-23-2009 02:15 PM

Exactly. Just look at the Playmates Enterprise E from First Contact. It wasn't even close in the details. Just the overall shape. Definitely not a replica, just a toy approximation. But I must admit, after seeing the toy version of the Abramsprise, it doesn't look quite as bad as the original photo. But it's still not the Enterprise.

NCC-73515 01-23-2009 02:21 PM

The E from FC was made canon in Nemesis.

I-Am-Zim 01-23-2009 02:24 PM

That's not what I meant. I meant that the Playmates version did not look exactly like the movie version. It was a toy and not a very accurate representation of the actual ship from the movie. I actually have one of those and the nacelle pylons and the nacelles themselves are inaccurate as are most of the other details. Just the shape of the ship is close. That's why we shouldn't take the photo of the Playmates version that seriously.

NCC-73515 01-23-2009 02:29 PM

This is the Playmates FC toy in Nemesis:

martok2112 01-23-2009 02:36 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by NCC-73515 (Post 142695)
This is the Playmates FC toy in Nemesis:

Does it come in red, and have the glowy shield thingies too? :D (just kidding)

I-Am-Zim 01-23-2009 02:44 PM

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Here's a picture of the box. Notice the curvature of the pylons and the bussards on the nacelles. They are not accurate according to the movie. Attachment 827


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