Re: Battlestar Galactica ships, etc.
From: Mike Miserendino <phddms1@c...>
Date: Mon, 16 Dec 1996 14:39:41 -0500
Subject: Re: Battlestar Galactica ships, etc.
Phil Atcliffe wrote:
>Re miniatures: Comet Miniatures do metal models (2-3" long) of
>the Galactica, Viper and Raider -- not in scale with each other.
>The Galactica miniature, unfortunately, looks to be based on the
>Monogram model kit, one of the _worst_ travesties of an SF model
>ever inflicted on the public. The Viper and Raider models are
>large enough to be used as squadrons, with a die or chit standing
>for the number of fighters remaining. Rumour hath it that
>Monogram may be going to re-issue its BSG models sometime in the
>future, in which case the battlestar and Base Star kits could be
>used with Comet's fighter miniatures.
FWIW the BSG models WILL be back in production soon by Monogram.