>Also no doubt rather humiliating for the captain and crew of the
>Elbridge Gerry, being defeated by a media ship. 8P
Either that, or there was a polite exchange of messages afterward, which summed up as:
"You call that a media ship?! Do you have a license for the weapons on that?"
"Yes, we do. (see attachment listing Swordbreaker's armaments, and licenses for each, including special Corporate Sector documentation)"
Remember, Swordbreaker has a fold drive, as mentioned in A Night to Remember. Consider what kind of power requirements that implies, and what a ship can do with that when it isn't bending space-time into a pretzel for the sake of a news story.
Yeah, somebody's gonna go *boom*.
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