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Star Trek Movies XI+ Discuss J.J. Abrams' rebooted Star Trek here.

View Poll Results: Who is the Villain of Star Trek Into Darkness?
Charlie X 1 1.08%
Gary Mitchell 25 26.88%
Harry Mudd 2 2.15%
Dr. Roger Korby 0 0%
Dr. Van Gelder 0 0%
Trelane 1 1.08%
Ben Finney 1 1.08%
Khan 11 11.83%
Commodore Decker 2 2.15%
Captain Tracey 1 1.08%
Dr. Richard Daystrom 0 0%
Gary Seven 2 2.15%
Garth of Izar 27 29.03%
Other...please explain 20 21.51%
Voters: 93. You may not vote on this poll

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Old December 8 2012, 08:31 PM   #1
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Villain discussion Poll

I thought this might be fun. Here are 13 possible villains for the movie. It may be interesting to see how right or wrong some of us are.

Instead of having multiple threads we can just have this one be the official villain discussion thread.

My appologies if I missed someone you think should be on there.
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Old December 8 2012, 08:33 PM   #2
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I'm not seeing a poll.
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Old December 8 2012, 08:35 PM   #3
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Re: Villain discussion Poll

SalvorHardin wrote: View Post
I'm not seeing a poll.
it takes a couple of moments to type it once the initial thread has been submitted. Its up now.
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Old December 8 2012, 08:36 PM   #4
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Gojira wrote: View Post
SalvorHardin wrote: View Post
I'm not seeing a poll.
it takes a couple of moments to type it once the initial thread has been submitted. Its up now.
Oh ok.
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Old December 8 2012, 08:38 PM   #5
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I am going to take a guess and say Charlie X. He may have been abandoned by Kirk when younger then comes back as an adult to seeks his revenge and he does have super powers.
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Old December 8 2012, 08:51 PM   #6
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I vote Other...because I have no fucking clue who the villain is!
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Old December 8 2012, 08:53 PM   #7
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It is Dax
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Old December 8 2012, 09:00 PM   #8
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I vote Other...because I have no fucking clue who the villain is!
That would be my second choice!! I really do not have a clue!
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Old December 8 2012, 09:12 PM   #9
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I went with Garth of Izar. Although I could've gone with Other.

I imagine whoever Benedict Cumberbatch's playing will amount to a new creation. But they can probably use the Garth name for old canon recognition, and almost completely rewrite his past as they did to Kirk. There's probably more potential is improving a villain who wasn't all he could've been before. As apposed to rehashing a Khan or a Gary Mitchell, who are fan favourites and more risky to mess with.

I bet in earlier drafts they wanted Khan though, and couldn't make the villain's motivation work as well, as a bad apple who just came from within Starfleet to begin with.
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Old December 8 2012, 09:18 PM   #10
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I'm betting on Gary Mitchell.
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Old December 8 2012, 09:27 PM   #11
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I think the majority of the evidence points to a reimagined Khan. I also think that it might be a red herring, but until they reveal his name or we see something that makes Khan impossible that's who I'm going with.
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Old December 8 2012, 09:56 PM   #12
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Other, for the same reason as RoJoHen
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Old December 8 2012, 10:05 PM   #13
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Mitchell. If only because his story can be set up as a tragedy.
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Old December 8 2012, 11:41 PM   #14
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I voted for what I want, Garth of Izar.
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Old December 8 2012, 11:52 PM   #15
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I want it to be Garth Algar.
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