Category: Ramblings

The wild and amusing ramblings of sci-fi fans

Pope Palpatine I?

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It has come to my attenion (and the attention of many others) that recently inducted Pope Benedict XVI bears a striking resemblance to none other than Emperor Palpatine I of the Galactic Empire. This unsettling discovery has upset many worldwide, […]

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Live 8

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Ah, right. Chris asked me to write something, so, here it goes… As many of you know, Live 8 was a set of concerts played around the world to raise awareness and try and convince the world leaders to cancel […]

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Stargate Atlantis: Season 2: Changes Part 1

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I’m sure Rob’s still planning to go ahead with his Atlantis article, so think of this as more of a companion piece.

As you will be aware, if you’ve bothered to check out the ‘Staff’ section, I’m ‘Sci Fi Heaven’s Resident Stargate Expert.

No.

Really.

So, Stargate: Atlantis Season 2 is on it’s way in. And guess what? I’m looking forward to it. But, I’m not going to spoil much, I’m just going to tackle this in broad brush strokes.

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Fathom Surfaces

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NBC’s upcoming science fiction show Fathom has been renamed Surface. Apparently the latest in a series of “Lost” rip-offs, the show is supposed to deal with some form of weird creature appearing all over the planet. The transparency of the […]

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So when I see you next…

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Well, I’ve just watched the Sky One Enterprise Season Finale Promo. UPN take heed – this is how you make a trailer! Lots of emotion conveyed against a fantastic soundtrack (Half Light – Athlete). It even shows all of the […]

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Ah.

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Hmm. Apparently I’m supposed to use this to make entries on stuff… something to do with not actually being a very effective member of staff and blah blah blah… I disagree though. Afterall, the tagline was my idea. We’re geeks. […]

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Fans of Enterprise

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As May 20th draws nearer, every day sees new reports on the future of Enterprise. They continue to fly in thick and fast, some predicting imminent cancellation, others telling a much more optimistic story. On the same day Rick Berman […]

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Bring Back Kirk?

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Star Trek Enterprise is hitting its stride so far in it’s third season with compelling story lines and excellent production values. However, although the quality is steadily rising, the ratings are not improving as well as they should. Some fans […]

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