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Oceana-class, Alt-Color [COMMISSION] :iconafterskies:Afterskies 20 4 Oceana-class [COMMISSION] :iconafterskies:Afterskies 44 23 Syzygy-class Corvette, Redux :iconafterskies:Afterskies 53 9 Destiny-class Cutter, Redux^2 :iconafterskies:Afterskies 48 0 Destiny-class Cutter, Redux :iconafterskies:Afterskies 62 6 Lambda Luxury Yacht :iconafterskies:Afterskies 11 8 Atom's Cry Chapter Nine :iconafterskies:Afterskies 3 0 Kozane do-class Heavy Cruiser :iconafterskies:Afterskies 89 5
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Atom's Cry Chapter Eight :iconafterskies:Afterskies 3 1
Atom's Cry Chapter Seven :iconafterskies:Afterskies 2 5 Atom's Cry - Chapter Six :iconafterskies:Afterskies 3 0
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Atom's Cry - Chapter Five :iconafterskies:Afterskies 4 0
Atom's Cry - Chapter Four :iconafterskies:Afterskies 4 3
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Atom's Cry Chapters 2 and 3 :iconafterskies:Afterskies 5 0
Atom's Cry: Prologue and Chapter One :iconafterskies:Afterskies 14 4 Vigil-class Corvette :iconafterskies:Afterskies 26 4

Favourites

Enroute :iconblastwaves:BlastWaves 131 27 X-43A Ghost Advanced Multirole Space Fighter :iconblastwaves:BlastWaves 55 24 Chronicles of Man 3.0: Destroyer on the prowl :iconhandofmanos:HandofManos 92 12 Yaegaki YG-270S :iconfighterman35:fighterman35 51 2 Drachenhund-Class Corvette Redesign :iconchroniclesofman:ChroniclesofMan 216 57 Lodestone Class Escort Corvette :iconalexanderdeath:AlexanderDeath 5 1 Rapier-Class Corvette - Definitive Edition :iconchroniclesofman:ChroniclesofMan 213 27 Advanced Xwing :iconhandofmanos:HandofManos 146 23 XGM-01 :iconoxygino:Oxygino 244 17 IIIIT'S RAPTOR-IFFIC :iconmarxis:Marxis 173 14 CoM 3.0 Wanderer - modified civilian freighter :iconhandofmanos:HandofManos 163 42 Tactical cruiser :iconsmirnovartem:SmirnovArtem 551 24 Valor Native Screen Print :iconprolificpen:ProlificPen 27 0 Slicer II :iconfighterman35:fighterman35 229 16 SCRB-1 :iconfighterman35:fighterman35 69 9 Steady To Quit :iconpyraker:pyraker 253 66

Critiques


I love this addition to the CoM universe, beyond just that it's a Drach, but that there is actually an in-'verse history behind the dra...


Having gotten to see it from the ground up, I can't say that you don't always astound me with your new standards and skill to match. Ev...

by peterku

Overall, I like this piece quite a bit, and I wish there were a few different rating systems than what dA offers, because it's presenta...

by peterku

First thing of minor note that I tried to not have influence my grading: The katana would be displayed edge down; it's much more stable...

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Oceana-class, Alt-Color [COMMISSION]
Commissioned (And now owned) by Chinevion of Nationstates.

Unfortunately, I couldn't upload this in the detail I wanted to.

Class: Battlecarrier
Bow: Inverted-Axe
Hull: Trimaran
Length: 1820ft (554.7m)
Width: 435ft (132.6m)
Height: 235 feet (71.6m)
Draft: 60 feet (18.2m)
Tonnage: 208,000†
Speed: 40 knots
Aircraft: 142†
Boats: 4
Ship's Force: 4120†
Air Wing: 3680†

Armament:
(1) Dual-420mm Rail Gun
(40) Extra-Large VLS

(372) Peripheral VLS

(80) VLS
(4) Dual 76mm Multi-Purpose Rail Guns

Defenses:
(10) 10Mw Lasers
(9) 30mm CIWS
(11) SeaRams
(64) Discrete Cluster Countermeasure Packs
180 Active Anti-Torpedo Decoy-Explosives
6 Active SONAR Decoys, towed
(18) Automated .50 Caliber Machine Guns
(14) .50-cal Machine gun posts
Full Command Electronic Warfare & Deterrence Suite
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Oceana-class [COMMISSION]
Commissioned (And now owned) by Chinevion of Nationstates.

Unfortunately, I couldn't upload this in the detail I wanted to.

Class: Battlecarrier
Bow: Inverted-Axe
Hull: Trimaran
Length: 1820ft (554.7m)
Width: 435ft (132.6m)
Height: 235 feet (71.6m)
Draft: 60 feet (18.2m)
Tonnage: 208,000†
Speed: 40 knots
Aircraft: 142†
Boats: 4
Ship's Force: 4120†
Air Wing: 3680†

Armament:
(1) Dual-420mm Rail Gun
(40) Extra-Large VLS

(372) Peripheral VLS

(80) VLS
(4) Dual 76mm Multi-Purpose Rail Guns

Defenses:
(10) 10Mw Lasers
(9) 30mm CIWS
(11) SeaRams
(64) Discrete Cluster Countermeasure Packs
180 Active Anti-Torpedo Decoy-Explosives
6 Active SONAR Decoys, towed
(18) Automated .50 Caliber Machine Guns
(14) .50-cal Machine gun posts
Full Command Electronic Warfare & Deterrence Suite
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I love this addition to the CoM universe, beyond just that it's a Drach, but that there is actually an in-'verse history behind the drawing. I'd have liked to see a bit more customization to this one other than just Paint-job, though; hence lower points for Vision and Impact (that being said I still gave a 4/5, because I know how hard you work and how much effort customization for Ryon would have taken.)

The weathering effect is really nice; it definitely makes it apparent where there are ridges otherwise too small to be seen, at least for the drawing, and looks rather realistic; I'd presume the ship made an unshielded atmospheric reentry, bow-first, by the looks of it, and a bit of a light glancing impact on its flank.
Syzygy-class Corvette, Redux
A redo of the original Syzygy. I like it a great deal more.
The TNV
Syzygy, name ship of the class.

Made for Chronicles of Man, ver 3.0, owned by TheChroniclesofMan.

The Syzygy is the smallest ship in the Threshold of Hadrian Navy meant for full on warfare. Though it's cannon armament is not necessarily considerable, it has a sufficient number of light missiles and a Frigate's Electronic Warfare system, allowing it to go toe-to-toe with larger ships.

SPECS NOW AVAILABLE HERE.

NOTE: ALL LINKS TO CoM's OFFICIAL WEBSITE ARE A WORK IN PROGRESS AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE. WE ARE CURRENTLY OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
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Destiny-class Cutter, Redux^2
(I wasn't satisfied with the cockpit of the last one, and after being thoroughly satisfied with work I'm doing on the Syzygy, I decided to make the Destiny more in-line with that work.)
The TNV Harrow, first Destiny-class Cutter to see combat.

Made for Chronicles of Man ver.3.0

I've been working on this for over a month now, bit by bit. Never really fell in love with my original Destiny-class, and with a little more skill and more ideas, I was able to do this recolor/refit.

This is a replacement for the original Destiny, not a "Block II."

This one was largely done off the suggestions and concept art done by of TheChroniclesofMan, aka the artist-formerly-know-as-madeinjapan1988 (with his permission), who owns the Chronicles of Man franchise.

The Destiny-class is a small cutter, designed to patrol local spaces around Threshold of Hadrian  planets as a bottom-tier Ship-of-the-Lance. Armed with two cannons and a small missile complement, it is best used for fending of pirates and criminals.

SPECS NOW AVAILABLE HERE.


NOTE: ALL LINKS TO CoM's OFFICIAL WEBSITE ARE A WORK IN PROGRESS AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE. WE ARE CURRENTLY IN OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
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So, I'm now back from my last ever deployment (YAY!), and I'll be transferring to Nuclear Power Training Unit, Charleston SC to train new sailors on how to operate nuclear reactors.

Real reason for this post:  I'm planning on a username change! Possibly.

Current options:
Keep Afterskies.
Problem9 (Or ProblemNine, ProblemNyne) (There's some backstory behind it)
TwinDiesel (Also a story)
Pharthan (After my Nationstates Nation, which is what most of my art is for)
or suggest one! If you do, don't make it too focused on the Navy or anything like that. I'd be open to it, but I don't want to go full Joe-Sailor.
  • Reading: Mystborn Saga
  • Playing: Fallout 4

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David McFarland
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Jonup Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2017  Student Digital Artist
Happy Birthday
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Jesse220 Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2017
Happy Birthday
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CrimsonFALKE Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Happy Birthday
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KingWillhamII Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2017
Happy Birthday! :D
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blacklion68 Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2017
You have a lot of nice stuff here. Hope to see more!:) (Smile) Clap 
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3wyl Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
Hello! :wave:

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Nonador Featured By Owner Apr 13, 2016  Hobbyist Interface Designer
What is your nation name on Nationstates? I too play and I would love to look you up and the region you are in.
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Afterskies Featured By Owner Apr 13, 2016  Hobbyist Interface Designer
Pharthan
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Nonador Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2016  Hobbyist Interface Designer
Cool, my name on Nationstates is Nonador.

I am currently the member of the region "Commonwealth of Liberty" which is a very active region focused on roleplay. We are currently in the year 1980. Feel free to look us up!
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horendous35 Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2016
I love your ship designs but could you do more sub designs i would love that your sub designs are my fav 
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