Re: Should it have been a straight reboot?
Having it fit together in a time travel narrative is charity to the clique of extremely anal canon-wonks
Which is charity that is totally unnecessary. See my previous post.
For example, I'm a huge fan of original Battlestar Galactica
. Did I complain that nuBSG wiped it out? Of course not, because it didn't. The two versions can and do coexist, in parallel realities. Nothing is ever wiped out.
It is by caffeine alone I set my mind in motion. It is by the beans of Java that thoughts acquire speed, the hands acquire shakes, the shakes become a warning. It is by caffeine alone I set my mind in motion.