Shop Mobile More Submit  Join Login
Omega -Caldari Support Cruiser by MoonredStarblack Omega -Caldari Support Cruiser by MoonredStarblack
Omega: a ship of mystery.
According to initial assumptions that this ship had to be created specially for the inteligence, but its manufacturer lost the contract because of selection of Kalakiota prototype based on well known and trusted Scorpion-class vessel. Unit selected by Caldari Navy was named Widow. Meanwhile the Omega project gone into the suspension and would be hit to kill without Mordus Legion intervention.

The organization called on unofficial channels to the private manufacturing company - former owner of Omega project expressing the willingness to buy back the project. Transactions were made, and Legion engineers from reasons known only by them created a unit which is something between the logistic support ship, and command ship.

According to reports, in addition to supporting the role of sporadic cases of Omega Legion recently taking part in the battles turned out to be the heavy e-war platforms, with the few observations can be inferred that the extremely smoothly went from playing a deffence support role to a agressive diversion and hostile ships systems attack.
=======================
I strongly suggest to watch it via download button.
Add a Comment:
 
:iconmivpus:
mivpus Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2015
Gallente captain "Fire all guns at that Caldari ship!"

Gallente crew "Sir, our projectiles keep passing through it! We can't hit it!"

Caldari and Minmatar engineers fist-bump, then proceed to wipe out the Gallente and Amarr.

And they all lived happily ever after :)
Reply
:iconpsychoo303:
Psychoo303 Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2010
Don't worry Moony, 90% of original EVE ships are the ugliest 3D models on Earth, so it's no shame that you could't make something ugly enough to fit :)
By the way, most of your contest entries were excellent examples showing that a spaceship can both look good and keep EVE'ish feeling (Moonhawk for Caldari, Ripper for Minmatar). That wasn't the last contest in the universe, so keep up good work. B)
Reply
:iconjarond:
jarond Featured By Owner Oct 28, 2010
oh also with the new CCP contest coming up you should have a much better chance to win! as it won't be based off off super official rules and will be community judged!
Reply
:iconmoonredstarblack:
MoonredStarblack Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2010
Also notice, that my model do not have many fans comparing to the rest :>. But I will fight ;)
Reply
:iconmoonredstarblack:
MoonredStarblack Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2010
Well Im not sure I'll have any chances. Notice that most of EVE players are not cg artists and they may not understand that solid model without textures might actualy look much better with textures.
Also EVE team was pressed by EVE community "and we have listened closely to what you have said."

Im not ignorant ass(h)ole. Probably You r right. I love spaceships and SF. I love EVE. So I use every chance given to me.
Reply
:iconmoonredstarblack:
MoonredStarblack Featured By Owner Oct 28, 2010
Uh well..badluck?
Reply
:iconjarond:
jarond Featured By Owner Oct 28, 2010
it's not bad luck, it's a bad model sheet.

it's a great design though! but it's obvious you just render it out in 3d, which leaves poly edges. Poly edges are not modeling information. If a line does not show form or shape then it should not be on the model sheet. CCP are not DA judges, sorry but they most likely look at your for half and second, laughed about it and closed it. the art industry is damn cruel. ( I should know I've been in it :P can suck out your artist soul)

As such, and because it's clearly a 3d render, it did not get chosen. Even if it is awesome. : ) which it is by the way I would love to fly it and i love the middle, I can see cool EW effects building up in the middle of it.
\
dont' take my hrash critque wrong you just should know why it didn't win so you don't try to ever pass something off like this for a job out of ignorance. Ignorance never helped anyone, presentation is like 70% of what you a job. even if that doesn't seem fair :P
Reply
:iconplanetarygenocide:
PlanetaryGenocide Featured By Owner Oct 27, 2010
IT'S VERTICALLLLL
Reply
:iconmecinia:
Mecinia Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2010
I like the original design. The fact it resembles the greek letter Omega is interesting (though of course its not exact). The size would place it in the cruiser category (maybe low end battlecruiser....though it would be smaller than the Ferox being around the same size as an Osprey).

I think its a fine design :)
Reply
:iconnakayme:
Nakayme Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2010
In all honesty, this ship seems to fit more into Gallente design than Caldari, and that maybe it'd work better if it was longer. I mean, could you imagine a long gallente ship with that sort of shape? Yeah, some modifications would have to be done. Or maybe turn it on it's side, and you'd get a station ring.
As it is, it looks HORRIBLE, and I'd HATE to fly that thing. So believe me when I (a Caldari Pilot) say congratulations, you captured Caldari design PERFECTLY. Especially while implementing an original design.
Not only that, but this ship makes plenty of sense. I could see it as being more of a cruiser, battlecruiser, or destroyer (and it would be a sweet destroyer, and we need more of those). It would definitely fit in as a frigate. But the design would give it a good avoidance to fire - fire 'dead on' on a normal ship would just end up passing through the center, along with a lot of fire from the side (after all, it's not very long.)

About the only actual recommendation I'd do to change the design of this ship would be to give it a larger bridge up top - a longer one, make it have more of a caldari design while still maintaining the original shape. Maybe even give it a bit of a drone deployment zone to make it a Guristas ship.

Other than that, I'm not TOO surprised this was the ship of yours that was selected. You had several good entries (I actually linked two of your other entries to my friends and said: This is why I don't stand a chance). But this is original and goes a far ways away from typical starship design by comparison.
Hope you win and can use the prize casholas to upgrade your machine.
Reply
:iconmoonredstarblack:
MoonredStarblack Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2010
I even got an idea now. Sad I can't change it. And thank You very much for those warm words.
I would be happy with Moonhawk/Manta/Ripper in top 15 but I love every of my "babies" so I can be a bad "mother" and complain about it ;> All In all I think Omega is not a bad design and /i enjoyed creatin it. Im glad You find it to fit into EVE universe which was my main target. And YEas..new machine..dreaming about it for soo long time. Mkay. The only thing which left is to w8 until the top3 will be choosen. Im wasted and I need to rest. I look like drunked druggie after that competition ;P (Words of employers of the firm in which Im working as part time job ;P)
Reply
:iconmoonredstarblack:
MoonredStarblack Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2010
Thank You, guys. Im glad You like it ;)
Reply
:iconnight-lit-sky:
Night-lit-sky Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2010  Professional General Artist
Great job! I hope you win. : )
Reply
:iconfibbih:
FibbiH Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2010
I was looking through the semi finalist ships and I must say yours is a work of genius! This ship looks so cool! Can't find any other words to describe it ;) really rocks
Reply
:iconmasterillidan:
MasterIllidan Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2010
very unique design! like it :D
Reply
:iconjonat:
Jonat Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2010
Bentusi! :D
Reply
:iconefspartan:
EFSpartan Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2010
Ah this reminds of the good ol' days of Homeworld 2. Bentusi That ship was awesome That game was awesome.
Reply
:icondudquitter:
DudQuitter Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Bentus, but with flying vertically. That's exactly what I thought!
Reply
:iconnehebkautezkof:
NehebkauTezkof Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2010
This one reminds me more of our star gates then our ships but still very unique and well done. It certainly fits within the universe of Eve and without a doubt is Caldari just not my cup of tea. Very well done and best of luck in the finals.
Reply
:iconmoonredstarblack:
MoonredStarblack Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2010
Especialy minmatar one huh? I didint made it with that in my mind. I was looking on idea from Omega letter. You proably know that one "I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end(...)". I wanted to make it rly big (under 1km) and be somthing like bringer of destruction.
It would just jump out and player would just think "Omg, its over!"
but I changed my mind later. Bcuz of its design it might look like a little fragile (thats why Caldari got shield tanking) and advenced.
After I made that one, my friend told me that it look like a jump gate. But with bridge like thing (where the pod with player clone is stored and bunch of engines on those omega arms backs It will look less like jg in game). All in all It would look like less lame with textures made by CCP Crew.
Reply
:iconnehebkautezkof:
NehebkauTezkof Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2010
Based on what you said and then looking back at it I would have to agree it does have that "epicness" to it but then again the contest rules do kill it with the hole 1k limit. It does fit well with its name and again it is in every way Caldari.

In the end I suppose it could always be our lost Mothership.
Reply
:iconblueroguevyse:
BlueRogueVyse Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2010  Student Digital Artist
Cool idea =)
Reply
:iconevelyn-stormcraft:
evelyn-stormcraft Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
It's a very daunting ship, but for some reason seems to lack the practicality of Caldari design. I suppose the biggest problem is that it's too front-heavy for a ship of its size; there's a lot of surface area that can be hit head on, and not a whole lot is protected by the ship's girth. It's an interesting design, though.
Reply
:iconmoonredstarblack:
MoonredStarblack Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2010
I wanted this ship to be bridge project between old and new style of caldari (Im tallking about tengu and maybe scorpion)
Also it is more like highly advenced unit so thats why it less caldari doctrine like. I've got more caldari like concepts in my gallery like moonhawk or medusa.
Reply
:iconcontumacious-rex:
Contumacious-Rex Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2010
My favourite design for this competition. Great work!
Reply
:iconpinarci:
PINARCI Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2010  Professional Digital Artist
congratulations !
Reply
:iconsurlybadger42:
Surlybadger42 Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2010
HELL Yes, you did it!
Reply
:iconmoonredstarblack:
MoonredStarblack Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2010
Im happy too. Im on skype now If You want to talk with me ;)
Im kinda suprised that omega was choosen not moonhawk or ripper.
Reply
:iconmoonredstarblack:
MoonredStarblack Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2010
Thank You all. Im rly..proud and happy that one of my ships made it to top 15.
Im happy that you are with me Baranha ;)
Reply
:iconbaranha:
Baranha Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
congrats on making the semi's good luck mate!
Reply
:iconphila80:
phila80 Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2010
movable stargate ? could be useful to launch attacks from afar ! Gaahhhh !
Reply
:iconmoonredstarblack:
MoonredStarblack Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2010
Nah.. Its ship not stargate...right? ^^
Reply
:iconphila80:
phila80 Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2010
:D Yeah a ship which acts also like a stargate :) could be a good gameplay Idea !! :) Good luck ! It could very well win !
Reply
:iconscreamingsilent8:
screamingsilent8 Featured By Owner Oct 22, 2010   Interface Designer
we have that already... they're called titans.
Reply
:iconphila80:
phila80 Featured By Owner Oct 26, 2010
Oops I guess I forgot
Reply
:iconsurlybadger42:
Surlybadger42 Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2010
Cool name inspired design.
Reply
Add a Comment:
 
×
Download PNG 2595 × 1640




Details

Submitted on
October 12, 2010
Image Size
708 KB
Resolution
2595×1640
Link
Thumb
Embed

Stats

Views
27,323 (3 today)
Favourites
91 (who?)
Comments
36
Downloads
5,195
×