Sign In

Post #1157325

Parent topic
Episode VIII : The Last Jedi - Discussion * SPOILER THREAD *
Date created
12-Jan-2018, 1:16 PM
Last modified
12-Jan-2018, 1:16 PM
Edited by
Reason for edit
None provided

Because I can’t stop thinking about the scene:

One theory is that it takes more space for a ship to accelerate to light speed than the distance between the Raddus and the Supremacy, so it would only be going a small fraction of the speed of light at impact. Of course, that doesn’t fix the problem of weaponizing the hyperdrive.

So I imagine Hyperspace as a different dimension entirely, and ships accelerate along a non-Euclidean vector causing them to only weakly interfere with normal matter. So, most of the Raddus’s mass was already in Hyperspace at impact, making it much less violent.

To the top