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Out of curiosity, did Fantasy Flight buy the rights to this your iteration of this ship’s design? If not, it’s uncannily similar…

Grand Admiral Declann
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Do I see a pair of LTL’s in the horizontal wing roots?

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On a stock XG1 those are probably heavy lasers, though I recall Fractal tinkering with an exclusively LTL-armed Starwing variant somewhere waaaay back in his thread on the stardestroyer.net board.

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Say, what is that hatch at the back? Could it be used to mount a LTL like your escort shuttle?

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Escort shuttle’s turret might not fit back there, but I could see a pair of TIE-yield guns working out.

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Sapceman_28

Is this closer to a starfighter or carrier?
It looks like a carrier but looks like it could use more space if it was one.

gorkmalork
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gorkmalork

Basically seems to be a large, fast, punchy fighter-bomber, somewhat akin to various twin-engine WWII attack birds.

Grand Admiral Declann
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It is neither. It is a gunboat, so basically an attack craft.

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Oh those are ion cannons huh I should have look it up on wookiepedia but it is neat to have them nonetheless.

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But now that I look at it from time to time I think those ion cannons shouldn’t be on top of the cockpit because when it fire it could hurt the pilot’s eyes or worst blind them so I would have put those ion cannons under the cockpit just to be safe.

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So Fractal about those two laser cannons on top of the starwing cockpit is it the same caliber as the TIEs chin laser cannons or higher?