Star Trek: The Next Thread

Welcome to the General Discussion area where just about anything goes! This area is designed to discuss all matters and does not necessarily have to be Transformers related. Please keep topics relevant.

Re: Star Trek: The Next Thread

Postby Stuartmaximus » Mon Oct 16, 2017 3:31 pm

Motto: ""i hate to love....& love to hate!""
Latest ep of Discovery....Harry Mudd, Jonathan Archer's name, cool 8-)
Image
Stuartmaximus
City Commander
Posts: 3697
News Credits: 18
Joined: Thu Jan 24, 2013 3:21 pm

Re: Star Trek: The Next Thread

Postby Stuartmaximus » Mon Oct 23, 2017 3:44 pm

Motto: ""i hate to love....& love to hate!""
Any of you still bothering to watch Discovery?
Image
Stuartmaximus
City Commander
Posts: 3697
News Credits: 18
Joined: Thu Jan 24, 2013 3:21 pm

Re: Star Trek: The Next Thread

Postby Burn » Mon Oct 23, 2017 4:27 pm

Yeah, I do prioritise it to watch on a Monday when I get home from work. I'm more curious as to where it's leading and what the big twist is.

Because there has to be a twist.

A twist is the only way to explain all the advanced technology. :BANG_HEAD:
Image
I'll be ignoring Burn's comments from now on
he's just being an @$$hol€!
Burn
Forum Admin
Posts: 44794
News Credits: 116
Joined: Mon Jun 30, 2003 2:37 am

Re: Star Trek: The Next Thread

Postby Insurgent » Tue Oct 24, 2017 5:58 am

Stuartmaximus wrote:Latest ep of Discovery....Harry Mudd, Jonathan Archer's name, cool 8-)



Also Robert April and Christopher Pike. I loved Mudd last week.



I'm still watching, though haven't seen this week's ep yet. Was a bit bad last night. I struggle to see this as a Trek show, but I'm enjoying it enough if I treat it like a generic sci fi show. Though I really don't like the Klingon stuff. The prothestics make the actors sound really stupid when they speak and I pretty much just zone out during those parts. I have yet to see a member of Discovery's crew I like who wasn't on the Shinzou (I like Officer Ganglia, Burnham seems fine considering she had a Vulcan upbringing so she should be a bit more emotionless). Cadet is ok. Really don't like the rest of the crew. Security Chief deserved what she got. Wow what a stupid character. And I liked the resolution of the Tardigrade thing last week. That felt like a Trek moment.


Honestly though, I probably would have liked it better if it was Star Trek Shinzou. Lol. Gonna try to watch this week's episode tonight.


Even if all the advanced tech makes my inner Trekkie scream it's all way too advanced. Not the visuals, I'm fine with visuals not looking like TOS. It looks like an advanced Enterprise, which is what it should. But I mean the actual tech, like all those holograms. What I would have done is set it 40 years after Nemesis/Voyager. Make the recurring threat the extinct sixth member of the Xindii. Those flyers. I'm sure some good prothetics could have been made based on their skeleton we saw. They return and they are the ones who are causing problems.


Alternatively, the ongoing threat is a Romulan trying to alter history to stop the supernova and bring back Romulus.
Beast Wars FOREVER!

Image
User avatar
Insurgent
City Commander
Posts: 3416
News Credits: 2
Joined: Mon Sep 19, 2005 1:10 pm

Previous

Return to General Discussion

Ending Soon On eBay

New Transformers Cloud 9 Toy W-01B Quakeblast Black Shockwave G1 Style In Stock - Time Remaining: 1 day 11 hours 41 minutes 44 seconds
Transformers Combiner Wars Skydive Hasbro 2014 - Time Remaining: 7 days 4 hours 3 minutes 10 seconds
Transformers Energon Scorponok 100% Complete 2004 - Time Remaining: 7 days 14 minutes 49 seconds
New Transformers Cloud 9 C9 W-01B Quakeblast Black Shockwave MP size in Stock4 - Time Remaining: 1 day 12 hours 16 minutes 56 seconds
Transformers Armada Mini-Con Air Defense Team Sonar Jetstorm Runway Star Saber - Time Remaining: 8 days 7 hours 19 minutes 7 seconds
Transformers Dark of the Moon Mechtech   Darksteel Figure Deluxe Class 2011 - Time Remaining: 3 days 16 hours 39 minutes 37 seconds
Transformers: Robots In Disguise Power Surge Bumblebee And Buzzstrike 2015 - Time Remaining: 6 days 15 hours 40 minutes 35 seconds
RARE!! Takara Tomy Transformers Unite Warriors TACTICIAN CYCLONUS Separate sale - Time Remaining: 7 days 8 hours 45 minutes 12 seconds
Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #188 - Mutinous Intent
Twincast / Podcast #188:
"Mutinous Intent"
MP3 · iTunes · RSS · View · Discuss · Ask
Posted: Monday, November 13th, 2017