RSS iconTwitter iconFacebook icon

The Trek BBS title image

The Trek BBS statistics

Threads: 142,280
Posts: 5,552,431
Members: 25,267
Currently online: 426
Newest member: jasian1

TrekToday headlines

Star Trek Online Celebrates Five Years
By: T'Bonz on Jan 27

WizKids/Star Trek Online Caption Contest
By: T'Bonz on Jan 26

No Quinto In Heroes Reborn
By: T'Bonz on Jan 26

Pine Responds To Pegg Writer Announcement
By: T'Bonz on Jan 26

Retro Review: Inter Arma Enim Silent Leges
By: Michelle on Jan 24

Urban in Aquaman?
By: T'Bonz on Jan 23

Pegg Co-writing Star Trek 3
By: T'Bonz on Jan 22

Stewart Narrated NASA Documentary
By: T'Bonz on Jan 21

Star Trek 3 Filming To Begin
By: T'Bonz on Jan 21

IDW Publishing Trek Comics For April 2015
By: T'Bonz on Jan 20


Welcome! The Trek BBS is the number one place to chat about Star Trek with like-minded fans. Please login to see our full range of forums as well as the ability to send and receive private messages, track your favourite topics and of course join in the discussions.

If you are a new visitor, join us for free. If you are an existing member please login below. Note: for members who joined under our old messageboard system, please login with your display name not your login name.


Go Back   The Trek BBS > Star Trek TV Series > Deep Space Nine

Deep Space Nine What We Left Behind, we will always have here.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old July 12 2014, 09:46 PM   #1381
Kirby
Rear Admiral
 
Kirby's Avatar
 
Location: Alt: 5280
View Kirby's Twitter Profile
Re: Niners Unite...around Babylon 5! - The Lost Threads

So far I'm not a big fan of season 5. I don't like Byron and his group, and I don't know why they had to have that background between Sheridan and Lochley.
__________________
Give each other $10, put it on Underhill.
Kirby is offline   Reply With Quote
Old July 14 2014, 03:49 AM   #1382
JoeD80
Captain
 
Location: Los Angeles
Re: Niners Unite...around Babylon 5! - The Lost Threads

Don't worry that Sheridan/Lochley background isn't really mentioned more than once or twice.

I don't think Byron is intended to be likeable. Someone Lyta falls for, but not someone who the audience needs to like.
JoeD80 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old July 19 2014, 01:10 PM   #1383
Gul Re'jal
Commodore
 
Gul Re'jal's Avatar
 
Location: Gul Re'jal is suspecting she's on the wrong space station
Re: Niners Unite...around Babylon 5! - The Lost Threads

I don't think many people are fans of season 5. I'm not one either. When I re-watch the show, I start from season 2, then 3 and 4, then 1, and as the last one — 5
__________________
Archer: "You're going to drown my dog?! "
Phlox: "Only for an hour, Captain... "
Gul Re'jal is online now   Reply With Quote
Old July 20 2014, 06:21 PM   #1384
JoeD80
Captain
 
Location: Los Angeles
Re: Niners Unite...around Babylon 5! - The Lost Threads

I don't get it. It's a complete story season 1 to 5. Why not just watch it as it unfolds episode-to-episode? Season 5 has great stuff in it; good moments in the first few episodes, and the last 9 episodes are the best part of the entire show IMO. The rumors of people not liking season 5 are greatly exaggerated.
JoeD80 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old July 21 2014, 04:01 AM   #1385
Jan
Commodore
 
Jan's Avatar
 
Location: ...is insane. --JMS
Re: Niners Unite...around Babylon 5! - The Lost Threads

JoeD80 wrote: View Post
I don't get it. It's a complete story season 1 to 5. Why not just watch it as it unfolds episode-to-episode? Season 5 has great stuff in it; good moments in the first few episodes, and the last 9 episodes are the best part of the entire show IMO. The rumors of people not liking season 5 are greatly exaggerated.
I agree. I wouldn't read a book out of order and B5 was designed as a novel for television. I love each season for different reasons but all of them are necessary.

Jan
Jan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old July 23 2014, 10:18 AM   #1386
Gul Re'jal
Commodore
 
Gul Re'jal's Avatar
 
Location: Gul Re'jal is suspecting she's on the wrong space station
Re: Niners Unite...around Babylon 5! - The Lost Threads

Because I know the story, and could watch any random episode out of order, and still know what's going on.
I choose to re-watch starting from my favourite chapters, and thus enjoy it more. Your problem with that is not my problem
__________________
Archer: "You're going to drown my dog?! "
Phlox: "Only for an hour, Captain... "
Gul Re'jal is online now   Reply With Quote
Old July 23 2014, 11:04 AM   #1387
SPCTRE
Pay To Win
 
SPCTRE's Avatar
 
View SPCTRE's Twitter Profile
Re: Niners Unite...around Babylon 5! - The Lost Threads

I think the best thing about season 5 are the opening credits. My favorite theme from the show.
__________________
“I'm a wizard, and that is fucked up.”
— Vincent Caravella
SPCTRE is online now   Reply With Quote
Old July 30 2014, 10:32 PM   #1388
JoeD80
Captain
 
Location: Los Angeles
Re: Niners Unite...around Babylon 5! - The Lost Threads

Gul Re'jal wrote: View Post
Because I know the story, and could watch any random episode out of order, and still know what's going on.
I choose to re-watch starting from my favourite chapters, and thus enjoy it more. Your problem with that is not my problem
No one has a problem with it. You could watch all the episodes upside down and backwards for all it affects me.

I still don't get it.
JoeD80 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old August 26 2014, 05:34 PM   #1389
Kirby
Rear Admiral
 
Kirby's Avatar
 
Location: Alt: 5280
View Kirby's Twitter Profile
Re: Niners Unite...around Babylon 5! - The Lost Threads

Annnnnnnd Done!
I finished Season 5 last night, and it's my least favorite season, but it had sione decent parts to it. Sleeping In Light was a nice ending to the series.
So the question to the group is, should I but the movie set? The version I had didn't have the Pilot episode, and the move set has the Pilot, plus several movies that I have heard are not that well done.
__________________
Give each other $10, put it on Underhill.
Kirby is offline   Reply With Quote
Old August 27 2014, 11:08 AM   #1390
Gul Re'jal
Commodore
 
Gul Re'jal's Avatar
 
Location: Gul Re'jal is suspecting she's on the wrong space station
Re: Niners Unite...around Babylon 5! - The Lost Threads

JoeD80 wrote: View Post
No one has a problem with it. You could watch all the episodes upside down and backwards for all it affects me.

I still don't get it.
And I still don't care
Kirby wrote: View Post
plus several movies that I have heard are not that well done.
I actually liked "Thirdspace".
__________________
Archer: "You're going to drown my dog?! "
Phlox: "Only for an hour, Captain... "
Gul Re'jal is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
babylon 5

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 10:45 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
FireFox 2+ or Internet Explorer 7+ highly recommended.