19. "RE: (OOTR-17) Cantata for Warships in D"
In response to message #15
>>-I noticed the "Project Warlock" callout for the hybrid-Fog ships >>Earthforce was using, and looking at it, the way the Fleet of Fog >>seems to have left behind tools and examples of how to construct their >>vessels for whoever goes looking to find them does sorta sound like >>the Shadows' MO. Is this actually a connection, or am I reading too >>much into it? > >Well, the hybrid ships being a product of something called "Project >Warlock" is certainly a Babylon 5 reference at least in part >(it's also a nod toward the WARLOCK in Strike Witches, which >was based in a similarly bad idea). Beyond that, though, you're >off-course; the Warlock-class ships are a product of (rather >ham-fisted) EF reverse engineering, not products of the Fog leaving >how-to hints around.
Ahh, my bad- I was referring to the Midway Island base itself; with the way everybody was shut down, it looked like if anybody had found it, they could have simply clapped their hands and had a full squadron of Fog warships to do their bidding, plus the graving docks and the knowledge and supplies to put it to use.