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Sci-fi show recommendations

- Wed, 24 Jun 2020 02:41:59 EST U8nDWzIk No.415547
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So I'm currently watching Star Trek The Next Generation, and it's made me want to dive into shows from a similar time frame. So far my list is:

Star Trek DS9 and Voyager
Battlestar Galactica

I'm curious, are there any other shows which give off a similar vibe to these shows that I should add to the watch list?
Dr. Gonzo - Wed, 24 Jun 2020 02:53:37 EST +vUMtM0L No.415548 Reply
If you like Farscape you should watch Lexx and Red Dwarf
Dr. Gonzo - Wed, 24 Jun 2020 03:04:37 EST +vUMtM0L No.415550 Reply
Np, you can check out the orville if you want something more modern, I like it because it has the aesthetics of the old tng ship
Sean Combs - Wed, 24 Jun 2020 04:39:52 EST OXUcsPfR No.415551 Reply
Second. It's frequently campy and bad, and occasionally great, which is about as faithful to Star Trek TOS as you can get.

Also check out Firefly, Babylon 5, and Dr. Who. Also Cowboy Bebop, Legend of the Galactic Heroes, and Space Dandy if you don't mind anime.
Brak - Thu, 25 Jun 2020 00:14:28 EST H9u9EJdN No.415572 Reply
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>V (1984)
Somewhat campy about aliens invading earth by stealth but Badler did things to me...
Ozymandias - Thu, 25 Jun 2020 00:48:25 EST +Lb33GKN No.415574 Reply
Not exactly the same feel as most of what you mentioned but The Expanse is an excellent show
Eliza Dushku - Thu, 30 Jul 2020 08:22:08 EST O6Bl26Df No.415976 Reply
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Space the Final Frontier...

Terminator & T2. There are no other Terminator movies.
Pokka !!4vMEXnV5 - Thu, 30 Jul 2020 10:17:09 EST 34B4A7Ba No.415977 Reply
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LEXX is probably the best Sci fi show you've never heard of. It's very campy, but it's also very well written and the first season has a great overarching plot line. The first episode is going to be very "wtf is going on" but stick with it and it's rewarding.

Recommended if you like the Fifth Element or Jodorosky's comic books.
Karen Gillan - Thu, 30 Jul 2020 21:34:46 EST ZaJASJ1m No.415985 Reply
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I watched the first season, but fell off after that. It's pretty entertaining.

That fuckin stock eagle screech they played every time this guy used his hook shot got me every time.
High Five Ghost - Sat, 01 Aug 2020 20:17:42 EST G6uk2iZO No.416009 Reply
Orville got shitcanned before the 3rd season even started airing. Fuuuuck.
Paul Scheer - Sat, 01 Aug 2020 23:48:50 EST pu3U9BlY No.416013 Reply
They are wrong. It moved from Fox to Hulu. There are regular updates from the cast and crew about S3.
Flapjack - Sun, 02 Aug 2020 19:48:15 EST ApHhU5RW No.416028 Reply
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>Sci-fi show recommendations
>give off a similar vibe to these shows

legend of galactic heroes
Bobby Drake - Sun, 02 Aug 2020 20:51:20 EST EPIK1XQ+ No.416031 Reply
> Sci-fi
> only names Deep Space Explorations
uh, yeah... no.
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Ruby - Tue, 04 Aug 2020 04:56:21 EST LblVs4/c No.416042 Reply
Everything that he listed falls under the category of Science Fiction.
Maggie Beckett - Tue, 04 Aug 2020 12:24:10 EST ApHhU5RW No.416045 Reply
feel free to start another thread for other scifi types like Alita Battle Angel, Terminator, Matrix, Ghost in the Shell
Rudy Wade - Wed, 12 Aug 2020 23:52:51 EST 7LKkEQAJ No.416120 Reply
Buffy the Vampire Slayer... every once in a while there's a robot.
Jenette Vasquez - Thu, 13 Aug 2020 23:54:29 EST naqMTd0w No.416128 Reply

Don't be dissin' my man Kai, Last of the Brunnen-G.

I could never really get into Lexx after they replaced the actress who plays Zev/Xev, but it's like the Canadian Farscape if that makes any sense.
Viserys Targaryen - Fri, 14 Aug 2020 01:09:35 EST k5w8UEGL No.416129 Reply
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2nd Firefly, Cowboy Bebop and Red Dwarf
the Dune miniseries was good too
Sliders and X files
Walter Joseph Kovacs - Sat, 15 Aug 2020 07:39:06 EST 9hDSzEmj No.416141 Reply
And now this board moves slow as shit. I'm starting to think most /mtv/ regulars were weebs and now there's like 3 of us left
Buster Keaton - Sat, 15 Aug 2020 08:40:19 EST 808NIF8o No.416142 Reply
Man, that suffers pretty heavily of the usual "space is a 2D plane" trope
Murray Futterman - Wed, 19 Aug 2020 03:22:04 EST 90cVTuZ1 No.416176 Reply
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Star Trek TNG,

Battlestar Galactica
Chiana - Wed, 19 Aug 2020 23:20:26 EST DWhXIcNF No.416191 Reply

Shame it was cancelled but they were able to wrap it up quite well with the season 1.5 stuff as a self-contained story. The cancellation only really hurt if you were watching live.
Slab - Thu, 27 Aug 2020 08:16:07 EST ApHhU5RW No.416306 Reply
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>Man, that suffers pretty heavily of the usual "space is a 2D plane" trope

it's funny when the admiral lays out the plan for the defense of the hyper gate
the mouth of the gate connecting hyper space to regular space is a sphere forming a narrow choke point
squadrons of ships form several layers around the sphere with different ship types
at different distance
yet, the screen displays several rings of squadron units around a choke point
Bold Bigflank - Thu, 27 Aug 2020 12:56:02 EST 95L/ltha No.416309 Reply
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What's even funnier is that the antagonists in Banner of the Stars are an off-shoot of humanity that have several modifications to their biology, chief of them an extra sensory organ that allegedly makes them really, REALLY good at navigating starships in a 3D space, and ytet for the most part they all treat space as it was a gigantic ocean.

I think my favorite moment of "2D space" is from Empire Strikes Back. Early in the movie Han, Leia and the rest of the crew are aboard the Falcon, and being chased by two ISDs. Suddendly another ISD approaches directly in front, and it is treated as such a huge deal, like there is no other way for the ship to go.... until the very last moment when Han does remember they are in fucking space and that they can steer wherever the hell they want. The best part is that none of the ISD captains do realize that, and their ships almost collied with each other.
Katsuhiro Otomo - Sat, 29 Aug 2020 21:17:00 EST waWLbnln No.416359 Reply
If you saw it recently, you probably saw the 1.5 stuff. Streaming and torrents haven't labeled it as 1.5 for nearly a decade.

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