I recently watched the two-part Voyager episode “Equinox.” While “Equinox” started with a decent premise the execution left me frustrated. After finding out about the Ronald D. Moore connection to that episode I saw how he addressed his similar frustrations with Voyager on Battlestar Galactica.
Richard Hatch, who managed to star in two Battlestar Galacticas, has passed away. He was 71.
Saturday I got a wild hair and rewatched the initial TV movie (since recut as the first three episodes of the series) of the original Battlestar Galactica. Journey back with me to the days when Apollo had a sister, Tigh had an Afro and Starbuck had a penis.
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Star Trek vs. Star Wars.
So I finally finished the series last night. I've got to say, I do not understand for the life of me what everyone has against the final season. I loved every episode of it, including the ending.
So far, season four of Battlestar Galactica has featured (for me, at least,) some of the series' sharpest writing. Gone are the filler plots with black markets, boxing matches, and Fat Lee. Instead, we get the series stripped back to its bare bones, with desperate humans forming an extremely shaky alliance with their…
Holy... holy shit.
So I made it through Occupation: Caprica, Fat Lee, and Lee beating up a woman he outweighs by at least a hundred pounds in the boxing ring (and everyone's fine with it), and now I'm up to
the fleet trying to navigate through a radioactive gas cloud to get to the algae on the other side because STARVATION.
So I never watched it while it was on the air, and I'm finally working my way through it.
Okey, so here in Sweden we have a pretty high standard for LARPs. We have some of the coolest organizers I know of and that tend to lead to really awesome things. Like this one time during a post apocalyptic LARP and a airplane started to drop bombs. Or this one time when a huge fire breathing dragon attacked a town…