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I spent some time thinking about what was doable in-engine, not already done, compatable with lore, and a game changer. There's a lot of interesting directions CIG could go. Feel free to jot down your own hairbrained thoughts for Game Changing ships that might be under CIG's sleeves.
I wish nikki had not interrupted him.
My first original thought was a ramming ship. Vanduul do it but no UEE ship has advertised it as a feature sofar (Caterpillar is still yet to be confirmed) Not a very game changing idea though.
My other idea was a grapple ship that catches its prey to then board it or damage it.
Some good ideas I have read since researching this have been:
-Interdiction ship that drops beacons to create a quantum travel net.
-Large shield generating ship. This would be easy to do actually and is already in Tevarin lore.
-Base building ship where its heavily fortified and designed to be parked on a surface for long durations. Like a landable Endeavor, or a tracked fortress? https://vignette2.wikia.nocookie.net/starwars/images/a/a3/Jaawa.jpg
-Submarine focused ship - A lot of fans are really excited about Yela's underwater caves and their exploration. Remember spaceships are not designed for immense pressure.
-Radar spoofing ship - Something that makes your fleet seem larger than it is on the scanners.
-High Orbit troop dropship - "Though many outside of the Marines have heard of the Nail, few have seen it in action. UPARQscientists are believed to have reverse engineered the tech from the feared Vanduul boarding “Spikes” used in ship-to-ship combat, modifying the design to make it viable for a Human occupant. The current Nail can safely deploy a Marine from a ship in space to a planet surface in ninety seconds. The device is a technological marvel, if correctly deployed, and a metal coffin if not." Link
-A lead ship that can guide one or more ships through a Jump Point so they arrive relatively close together at the other end.
So fire away, there are no bad ideas, just improbable ones.