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by bobismeisbob
Thu Nov 01, 2018 4:10 am
Forum: Crimson Dark Discussion
Topic: Official "Discuss the latest page" thread
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Re: Official "Discuss the latest page" thread

But long power cables would be a weak point so they'd probably have local backups in the command center.
by bobismeisbob
Fri Oct 12, 2018 8:49 am
Forum: Crimson Dark Discussion
Topic: Official "Discuss the latest page" thread
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Views: 907143

Re: Official "Discuss the latest page" thread

Yeah but 50km is very short in space. From the ground that's not even half way to space.

Even if they were firing them at 90% the speed of light (in which case each impact would be a nuclear explosion) they're still going to be at a disadvantage vs a weapon that fires at the speed of light.
by bobismeisbob
Sat Oct 06, 2018 3:15 am
Forum: Crimson Dark Discussion
Topic: Official "Discuss the latest page" thread
Replies: 2184
Views: 907143

Re: Official "Discuss the latest page" thread

But a fixed railgun shouldn't be a problem either when at distance. You can move 100m away, but that will translate into a really small angle of rotation for a ship at a distance. But the physical bullet of a railgun moves slower than energy weapons so you can't get too far away or you won't be abl...
by bobismeisbob
Sat Sep 22, 2018 8:14 am
Forum: Crimson Dark Discussion
Topic: Official "Discuss the latest page" thread
Replies: 2184
Views: 907143

Re: Official "Discuss the latest page" thread

Can't they transmit their critical intelligence somewhere else? Yes, it would probably be ideal to get it home safely and discreetly in person, but when your ship is about to catch a railgun shell, a general broadcast sounds like a good alternative. Or just broadcast it to the wider world, that wou...
by bobismeisbob
Sat Sep 08, 2018 8:28 am
Forum: Crimson Dark Discussion
Topic: Official "Discuss the latest page" thread
Replies: 2184
Views: 907143

Re: Official "Discuss the latest page" thread

Oh I thought the Behemoth was already on it's way there. It started moving right after Patia went out so that's worrying.
by bobismeisbob
Thu May 31, 2018 6:58 am
Forum: Crimson Dark Discussion
Topic: Official "Discuss the latest page" thread
Replies: 2184
Views: 907143

Re: Official "Discuss the latest page" thread

With the gold on her forehead Patia looks like a First Prime.

Hard to tell but it could be Heru-ur (bird symbol).