The Founders are the original...

Discussion in 'Star Trek: Deep Space Nine' started by KHAAAN!, Nov 23, 2009.

  1. KHAAAN!

    KHAAAN! Lieutenant Junior Grade Red Shirt

    Nov 23, 2009
    Ok, I didn't see this on any other posting.

    Just putting this out there: The Founders are actually the elder race from the TNG episode "The Chase", but evolved to transcend their solid origins.
  2. Lazarus

    Lazarus Fleet Captain

    Jan 17, 2003
    Nah, different species altogether. Same actress through so you're halfway right :lol:
  3. Anwar

    Anwar Vice Admiral Admiral

    Dec 11, 2006
    Moncton, NB
    I think they were one of the first races to emerge from the genetic seeding the Progenitors did.
  4. Admiral Shran

    Admiral Shran Admiral Admiral

    Oct 30, 2009
    In the Before Time - the Long, Long Ago
    That's possible. The Female Changeling once told Odo that the Founders had, at one time in the far distant past, been solids but evolved into their current form.
  5. JarodRussell

    JarodRussell Vice Admiral Admiral

    Jul 2, 2009
    Nothing ever stated that the Founders were humanoids in the past. Odo only looked humanoid because he was found and raised by them. The female Founder (the Foundress? lol) chose to look humanoid when interacting with Odo and the humanoid solids.
  6. doctorfoto

    doctorfoto Commodore Commodore

    Feb 16, 2001
    The lines mentioned were as follows:

    So yes, they were 'mono-forms', but one could argue that she never said they were humanoid mono-forms.