Re: [FT] De Re FTIII Re: [OFFICIAL] FT/FB FREE downloads are up, plus newSpring Special Deals!!!!
From: Roger Burton West <roger@f...>
Date: Tue, 24 May 2005 18:24:23 +0100
Subject: Re: [FT] De Re FTIII Re: [OFFICIAL] FT/FB FREE downloads are up, plus newSpring Special Deals!!!!
On Tue, May 24, 2005 at 01:11:52PM -0400, Andy Skinner wrote:
>I bought a mega fleet of the Japanese ships. I've heard the
>playtests for those will be available soon, and would like to
>see them. Of course, I promised my wife that I wouldn't
>paint my spaceships until I finished her Valentine's Day
>present (fixing up the fireplace in the living room)...
>If someone in the know thinks these are more like some
>existing fleet than others, I'd like to know about that. I don't
>mind using proxy stats.
OK. I'm one of the test list people who's been fairly active in pushing
Japanese designs. I suspect your best bet for getting close to my
vision would be to take FSE ships and replace many of the SMLs with
SMRs; then field a more carrier-heavy force than you consider
reasonable. (Note that _my_ vision is not necessarily going to be the
This is a very blunt instrument but it'll give an approximate feel for
what I've done. One of the reasons the stats haven't been released to
beta-test is that, under the standard fighter rules, they're pretty