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Old January 17 2013, 08:36 AM   #31
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Re: Borg tribble subplot?

No Sombreros yet?
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Old January 17 2013, 01:44 PM   #32
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No Sombreros yet?
I think a tribble could only wear one while taking a siesta, otherwise it would probably interfere with their eating and mating and whatever else they do.

Just kidding, we all know they don't do anything else.
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Old January 17 2013, 02:03 PM   #33
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Re: Borg tribble subplot?

If Abrams can include the Borg Tribbles while preserving canon, we're onto a winner.
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Old January 17 2013, 02:08 PM   #34
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Re: Borg tribble subplot?

This thread was absolutely the first time I've heard of the Borg Tribbles.

This is a nightmare.

Give them time. I'm sure if not in this upcoming movie, they'll use them in some later installment.

This is just SO ugly...
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Old January 17 2013, 02:44 PM   #35
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If Abrams can include the Borg Tribbles while preserving canon, we're onto a winner.
If they aren't a major element of this film, I suggest they add a post-credits scene in which Uhura shows Spock the cute, furry fuzzball she just bought at a starbase. Spock looks at it, pauses, looks up at the camera, and calmly announces: "Red alert." End scene.
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Old January 17 2013, 07:25 PM   #36
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This thread was absolutely the first time I've heard of the Borg Tribbles.

This is a nightmare.

Give them time. I'm sure if not in this upcoming movie, they'll use them in some later installment.

This is just SO ugly...
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Old January 17 2013, 07:39 PM   #37
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Give them time. I'm sure if not in this upcoming movie, they'll use them in some later installment.

This is just SO ugly...
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Old January 17 2013, 07:41 PM   #38
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Resistance is furry.
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Old January 17 2013, 08:57 PM   #39
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Give them time. I'm sure if not in this upcoming movie, they'll use them in some later installment.

This is just SO ugly...
Awesome but they aren't Borg. Is this the poster for a Tribble Prequel Movie?
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Old January 17 2013, 09:09 PM   #40
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And I, for one, welcome our new Bribble overlords.
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Old January 17 2013, 09:27 PM   #41
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Awesome but they aren't Borg. Is this the poster for a Tribble Prequel Movie?
Isn't it the cover of one of the current comic book tie-ins? I haven't seen or bought them, so I don't know.

EDIT:
Yep. Apparently.

http://shop.idwpublishing.com/comics...ngoing-11.html
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Old January 17 2013, 10:02 PM   #42
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Besides, just imagine if Moore was the one following up with this movie - Cumberbatch would be a tribble!
And the tribbles have a plan...
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Old January 17 2013, 10:20 PM   #43
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Besides, just imagine if Moore was the one following up with this movie - Cumberbatch would be a tribble!
And the tribbles have a plan...
The plan is a lie!
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Old January 18 2013, 04:49 AM   #44
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Give them time. I'm sure if not in this upcoming movie, they'll use them in some later installment.

This is just SO ugly...
Awesome but they aren't Borg. Is this the poster for a Tribble Prequel Movie?
Well of course, they're not revealed as Borg on the cover, that would Spoil the twist. The Comic is the Borg Tribble Origin story
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Old January 18 2013, 08:44 AM   #45
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This thread was absolutely the first time I've heard of the Borg Tribbles.

This is a nightmare.

Give them time. I'm sure if not in this upcoming movie, they'll use them in some later installment.

This is just SO ugly...
Obviously, you've never played Star Trek Online...
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