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Old 27-09-2017, 23:53   #41
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I'm seriously worried that we'll get an origin story in flashbacks throughout the series
Really not liking it so far, as I have zero feeling for any of the characters
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Old 28-09-2017, 07:22   #42
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I'm seriously worried that we'll get an origin story in flashbacks throughout the series
Really not liking it so far, as I have zero feeling for any of the characters
Almost guaranteed on that even though the 2 parts are a origin story.

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Old 28-09-2017, 11:46   #43
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Here's something interesting. A few people on Reddit have done some Photoshops to add hair to the new Klingons, and it's surprising what a difference it makes. They look far closer to the "classic" Klingons.





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Old 28-09-2017, 13:37   #44
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People on Reddit have far too much free time.

Watched the second episode yesterday. Decent acting, superb production values & effects, but again, the periodic five minute Klingon rants with subtitles is incredibly tedious & just sounds like someone angrily trying to cough up a furball.

'After Trek' was kinda dreadful. Pretty much the same format as Talking Dead, but the host is really irritating.
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Old 28-09-2017, 14:58   #45
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Decent acting, superb production values & effects, but again, the periodic five minute Klingon rants with subtitles is incredibly tedious & just sounds like someone angrily trying to cough up a furball.
The device I viewed it on didn't pick up the subtitles. Imagine how tedious that was!
I've worked it out now.
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Old 28-09-2017, 15:54   #46
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The Klingons speak far too slowly. It makes them sound like it's not their first language
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Old 28-09-2017, 21:51   #47
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'After Trek' was kinda dreadful. Pretty much the same format as Talking Dead, but the host is really irritating.
I agree he didn't do too great, but he does a brilliant TNG recap podcast (Star Trek: The Next Conversation) that's really worth a listen.
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Old 29-09-2017, 07:36   #48
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The device I viewed it on didn't pick up the subtitles. Imagine how tedious that was!
I've worked it out now.
Surely the subtitles were hard coded into the video ??
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Old 29-09-2017, 10:02   #49
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I doubt it, how'd that work for foreigners?

The Klingon bits were tedious, I didn't pay enough attention and I actually have no idea why the klingons attacked the Federation, feel I should watch again
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Old 29-09-2017, 10:50   #50
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The Klingon bits were tedious, I didn't pay enough attention and I actually have no idea why the klingons attacked the Federation, feel I should watch again

It seems to be because the lead angry Klingon got the **** kicked out of him as a kid & he's got a massive inferiority complex.

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If you can't speak Klingon then you're not a real trek fan
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Didn't really feel like I was watching Trek but I enjoyed the first two.

Notice Sarek is played by Audrey's ex-husband in 24.
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Didn't really feel like I was watching Trek but I enjoyed the first two.

Notice Sarek is played by Audrey's ex-husband in 24.
Thomas Cromwell, surely!
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Old 29-09-2017, 12:38   #54
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If you can't speak Klingon then you're not a real trek fan
Was it real Klingon? It never sounded like it. I guess it was.

The whole thing seems just to be a massive story arc, I don't mind them so much, but you want a few other stories running as well.
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The Klingons speaking Klingon sounded like the apes speaking English in PotA.
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Not a Trekkie but wondered whether Sarek & Amandas love story could form part of it, are we in the right time frame for that?
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The show takes place 2 years after the TOS Pilot - The Cage.
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Was great but the Klingon species all sounded like they are false teeth.
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Not a Trekkie but wondered whether Sarek & Amandas love story could form part of it, are we in the right time frame for that?
No .

As dataloss says we are at about the same time as The Cage so Spock is already in Star Fleet so we are decades past when Sarek met Amanda
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Are we going to see Spock at some point?
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