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Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian08 Aug 2018 4:40 p.m. PST

We asked you – TMP link – and you told us…

#1 – Enterprise NCC-1701 (Star Trek) (17% of the vote)
#2 – Klingon D7 (11%)
#3 – X-Wing (10%)
#4 – Millenium Falcon (9%)
#5 – Imperial Star Destroyer (Star Wars) (9%)

Pontifex08 Aug 2018 5:02 p.m. PST

I'm surprised the D7 is there, but the rest is pretty obvious.

robert piepenbrink Supporting Member of TMP08 Aug 2018 5:09 p.m. PST

Interesting that there's no Romulan Bird of Prey, and no TIE fighter. And I seldom hear of starship wargames going "off-brand" if you will.

We must, of course, immediately have a new poll.

Wackmole9 Supporting Member of TMP08 Aug 2018 5:13 p.m. PST

No Love for BSG and B5?

Viper
Star Fury
Galactica
Shadow ship

Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian08 Aug 2018 5:43 p.m. PST

Battlestar, Bird of Prey and TIE Fighter made the Top 10…

Allen5708 Aug 2018 5:46 p.m. PST

What about the Babylon 5 universe?

Personal logo green beanie Supporting Member of TMP08 Aug 2018 6:17 p.m. PST

I am shocked that space battleship Yamato was not on the list.

Toaster08 Aug 2018 9:55 p.m. PST

Give me the Liberator. Actually I already have one.

Robert

Dynaman878909 Aug 2018 3:52 a.m. PST

Eagle Transporter from Space 1999. Since it is the only one I own it has to make my list.

Mutant Q09 Aug 2018 4:07 a.m. PST

Give me the Rocinante/Tachi.

Captain Gideon Inactive Member09 Aug 2018 6:10 a.m. PST

Yamato has been around since the mid 70's why in the hell wasn't it included in the poll?

I think this list is tainted IMHO.

TheBeast Supporting Member of TMP10 Aug 2018 11:19 a.m. PST

I won't argue against any mentioned, but I DO do a one-eighty to Pontifex. My first Trek spaceship model was a D7, and still love.

I recently got a Roci, moderate to big bucks, so it ended being a 'must have.'

Doug

Akalabeth Supporting Member of TMP12 Aug 2018 7:59 p.m. PST

Yeah- dunno why the Whitestar or Shadow ship wasn't on the vote list but the X-wing is listed twice? Not to say Babylon 5 would have had the pull to get on there but- anyway.

I don't know why the Millenium Falcon got voted either. Great iconic ship for sure, but a ship I need in my collection? It's a freighter and one of a kind ship- ultimately not that relevant for tabletop gaming.

cypherkk15 Aug 2018 9:51 p.m. PST

Romulan Warbird
Battleship Yamato
Aliens Nostromo
Halo – UNSC Paris Class Heavy Frigate
Minmitar Battlship: Typhoon

Honerable mentions:

Minmitar Hurricane Battlship. Trasher Destoyer.
UCM Battlship and Others- drop fleet commander
Star Wars: Imperial interceptor (star Destoryer)

Personal logo green beanie Supporting Member of TMP19 Aug 2018 4:53 a.m. PST

I have to also go with the MCRN Donnager. A bad ass battleship and it carries 8 Roci's.

Stogie23 Aug 2018 5:20 p.m. PST

B5 – Warlock Class Cruiser is way cooler then over half that list.

Personal logo green beanie Supporting Member of TMP24 Aug 2018 5:10 a.m. PST

funny, when I bought my Earth Force Warlock it was a destroyer.

Captain Gideon Inactive Member24 Aug 2018 6:57 a.m. PST

I think it was upgraded because of Shadow tech.

Stogie24 Aug 2018 4:39 p.m. PST

My bad, it is a destroyer. Sounds better as cruiser though.

joedog09 Sep 2018 12:49 p.m. PST

The Arcadia, as flown by Captain Harlock.

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