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

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Old May 10 2009, 09:18 PM   #1
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Name the Alternate Universe!

We've got the normal Trek universe we're used to. We've got the Mirror Universe. Now...what name should we give this new Star Trek? Abramsverse? Nero-verse? The 'Verse of Two Spocks?

We need a name for this new Star Trek universe!
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Old May 10 2009, 09:20 PM   #2
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The alternate universe shall be called Old Trek. The new one shall be called Star Trek.
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Old May 10 2009, 09:20 PM   #3
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Re: Name the Alternate Universe!

Abramsverse, in honour of its creator.
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Old May 10 2009, 09:21 PM   #4
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You need a new sig with this movie!
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Old May 10 2009, 09:31 PM   #5
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Old May 10 2009, 09:36 PM   #6
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Hmmm...lets see. We have the Mirror Universe, The Myriad Universes, The Shatnerverse. How bout we call the original universe the Prime universe and the new uiniverse the Secondary or Beta universe.
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Old May 10 2009, 09:39 PM   #7
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I vote for Prime and Beta. As in Spock Prime and Beta Spock.
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Old May 10 2009, 09:41 PM   #8
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Prime Universe and Star Trek, Reborn. That does it for me.
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Old May 10 2009, 09:42 PM   #9
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nuTrek
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Old May 10 2009, 09:43 PM   #10
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Re: Name the Alternate Universe!

Someone on another board recommended Ultimate Trek, just as how there's an Ultimate Marvel to normal Marvel. However, the counter to that was that Ultimate Marvel was a complete reboot that coexisted with Marvel, whereas nuTrek still had links to Trek Prime and thus not really independent.
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Old May 10 2009, 09:44 PM   #11
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Star Trek Phase II
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Old May 10 2009, 09:45 PM   #12
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Re: Name the Alternate Universe!

But what if this new universe actually is the Mirror Universe? and in the future, a civil war breaks out, and the terran empire is formed, but the federation is quashed? and the crew of the enterprise are turned to evil by some clever writers?


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Old May 10 2009, 09:48 PM   #13
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Brian.
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Old May 10 2009, 09:48 PM   #14
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But what if this new universe actually is the Mirror Universe? and in the future, a civil war breaks out, and the terran empire is formed, but the federation is quashed? and the crew of the enterprise are turned to evil by some clever writers?
B/c we already saw the origins of the Mirror Universe in Enterprise. (and it was quite good, too)
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Old May 10 2009, 09:52 PM   #15
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I agree with the 'Prime' and 'Beta' Universe.
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