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Old 08-02-2020, 09:36   #241
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Another underwhelming episode where very little of note actually happened. Even Discovery had better pacing than this.
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Old 08-02-2020, 10:21   #242
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I’m loving it, i like The fact Picard is having to pay for mistakes he made with people in his past for a change. Also the pace is a welcome break from most sci fi ‘shoot everything’ rubbish nowadays.

You just hope it’s a good story, that’s my only real concern.
What have you done with the real jedibitch we normally agree on stuff. Shame it couldn't last.

If he had to pay for mistakes from the TNG series that would have been something, but that would take writing.

Using JJs supernova crisis which is as stupid here as it was in the movie stars don't go supernova without any warning plenty of time for the Romulans to help themselves no mention of the remans I guess they got cooked.

Why did JL has such a hard-on for helping the Romulans he gladly stood by while worfs brother tried to relocate the people in the episode I forget the title of and datas friend and planet that was going to explode could have cooked for all he cared.

Not to forget the Romulans have done done ****** things to him.

Why is something we need to know upfront to justify what he is prepared to do now.

I still don't get why the federation would have a slave species building ships and why those ships looked like discovery era stuff which are over a hundred years old.

And why they need ships if in this timeline James doohan Scotty had already discovered transwarp beaming, information Spock took into the Kelvin timeline and gave to Simon pegg Scotty.

I don't like all the shouting JL is recieving makes me cringe.
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Old 08-02-2020, 12:33   #243
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I am loving this show, each episode is just to short. Really looking forward to watching the whole thing back at the end.

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Old 08-02-2020, 12:44   #244
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Nah, its set in the father ted timeline, you have Mrs Doyle as a romulan and

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Old 08-02-2020, 12:50   #245
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Seeing as we are well past the first episode. When Picard mentions Dunkirk as a comparison to helping the Romulans which it isn't seeing as we were saving are own then. Did everyone forget about the evacuation of Qo'nos? That would have been s nice little callback
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Old 09-02-2020, 15:20   #246
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It isn’t the Star Trek that I know and love but it has at least started out better than Star Trek Diversity.
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Old 14-02-2020, 14:54   #247
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Latest episode in Everyone Hates Picard, he gets shouted at again and apologizes for the Federation's failure to help the Romulans (again). No mention of where the Romulan Navy was during this time.

Picked up another crew member which took all of the episode deffo filler episode with Lord Of The Rings flavour.

Don't get what the writers are up to but we have only seen women in Charge at starfeet and thats gone to hell. Here we have a women members only kill squad and the planet they are on has gone to hell.

Its pure AK drivel
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Old 14-02-2020, 15:08   #248
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Yeah this is really poor - the writing is mediocre at best and Stewart delivers his lines like he's just reading them - plus he looks like he might drop dead at any moment. I almost switched off when the holodeck appeared - that substitute for any real ideas. Next week looks really horrible - some sort of fancy dress expedition.
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Old 14-02-2020, 15:12   #249
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That was by far the worst episode so far for me.

Complete filler episode which is probably not good for episode 4 off a brand new show. And they are the using the old "with a holodeck we can to anywhere" ploy to cover up poor writing ideas already.
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Old 14-02-2020, 16:40   #250
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Latest episode in Everyone Hates Picard, he gets shouted at again and apologizes for the Federation's failure to help the Romulans (again). No mention of where the Romulan Navy was during this time.

Picked up another crew member which took all of the episode deffo filler episode with Lord Of The Rings flavour.
Kluztman thinks Romulans = Lord of the rings Elves

Since the start its been everyone shouts and berates picard (bonus points if they are "Strong" woman admirals) As you mentioned it I never got why the romulan empire couldn't save people with their ships and needed starfleet. It seems the writers took notes from Star trek 6 but missed the mark by an entire quadrant


Saying all that still better than Star dreck discovery!
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Old 14-02-2020, 18:19   #251
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Even the music for this is so pedestrian the themes on the other shows (except Discovery) even Enterprise's in a Mirror Darkly episodes had better title music than this. Without Picard this would be classed as a ****** space drama where people meeting each other for the first time share personal stuff about parents feelings etc then next episode they are in bed.

The hologram stuff isn't right either why have a hologram activate to fire weapons that run on holographic controls why can the computer not fire the things itself. For the EMH or a counsellor it worked as it had to touch humans and handle instruments etc.
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Old 15-02-2020, 11:49   #252
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Apart from the first episode (novelty?) this has been terrible. It doesn't even feel like Star Trek. Stewart is too old, the plot is too boring and moves at a snail's pace. The characters all seem pretty one dimensional and I have no idea what the story is supposed to be any more.

STD is better than this, and that's painful to say.

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Old 15-02-2020, 12:30   #253
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Apart from the first episode (novelty?) this has been terrible. It doesn't even feel like Star Trek. Stewart is too old, the plot is too boring and moves at a snail's pace. The characters all seem pretty one dimensional and I have no idea what the story is supposed to be any more.

STD is better than this, and that's painful to day.
Agreed it does make STD look good but I still hope that STD ends after the third season and Bad Robot is cut off from star trek all together
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I've been getting up just after 4am before work for this and I'm really enjoying it.

I do this so I can avoid spoilers throughout the day.

Set up a coffee before bed and brew it before I start the episode.

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Old 16-02-2020, 13:54   #255
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No defending this weeks. Utterly terrible.
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Old 16-02-2020, 15:45   #256
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No defending this weeks. Utterly terrible.
Picard shouted at then almost killed by the people he helped save maybe the Federation was right not to utilse the starfleet to help after all ungrateful sods.

No mention what the Klingons were up to during this supernova event or what the status of federation/klingon alliance is at this point. Have not seen any klingons walking around thus far. Another valid reason why the starfleet (the federation's only defence) was not mobilised to help further.

Got the Lily Allen vibe when Picard was apologisng for something beyond his control and in all fairness the Federation had tried to help. No mention of the Romulan Navy again!

One justification on the internet was that the Romulan Navy was spread out accross the empire to be of help. ******** the same could be said for the Feneration fleet. Does Picard really think that the safety and safeguarding of federation citizens is less important than saving the lives of the enemy who by all accounts is even more advanced than the federation and is known to take advantage of situations.

More swearing and smoking this week GR would be so proud of how far backward we've gone.

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Red letter media did a good video on ep 2 and 3 with some good points on how the writers have changed ST to fit the new narrative

https://youtu.be/GkDmRy6SP28

I wouldn't be surprised if the Picard writers have the Romulans invented the Borg, then used "quantum time crystal wormhole" to send them to the delta quadrant or used a super weapon on them that picard has to find now

Or The vulcans created life like robots they called Romulans, "all this has happened before and will happen again"
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Old 20-02-2020, 20:26   #258
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Well it didn't get any better poor JLP they are really taking his legacy and ******** all over it.

Bad accent thought he was a french Arnold Schwarzenegger.

The poor elf guy all that fuss last week to get him and he basically does nothing

7 of 9 back but she is nothing like she was

Gory horror style opening just like in discovery's Klingon transformation sequence just not Trek

And yes before you ask Picard got shouted at again this week this should be classed as elder abuse.

Unecessary family side quest for Raffi

This show is slow as hell and we need to add in more sidequests.

Plus when do phasers make people explode and not vaporize them
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Slightly better this week I thought. But some annoying and lazy writing - 7of9 telling Picard he's in "way over your head". Picard being perhaps the one being in the universe about whom that could never be said.
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