Monthly Archives: September 2008

Deconstructing Battlestar Galactica: The Original Series – Chapter Five: Gun on Ice Planet Zero

A probe led by Starbuck and Boomer find a moon with hostile weather conditions. However, the moon is home to a Cylon base with a large pulse cannon that can destroy a Battlestar with a single blast. When the patrol … Continue reading

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Deconstructing Battlestar Galactica: The Original Series – Chapter Four: The Long Patrol

With the Galactica now in uncharted territory, Starbuck takes a new recon fighter, dubbed RCV-1 Starchaser, on an extended patrol. When he encounters a freighter under attack from a fighter, Starbuck manages to allow the freighter to escape. He meets … Continue reading

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Deconstructing Battlestar Galactica: The Original Series – Chapter Three: The Lost Warrior

During a routine scouting mission, Apollo is attacked by a Cylon patrol attempting to find the Galactica. Although his transmissions were bait for the pursuing attack force, Apollo runs out of fuel and crashes on a planet. He is found … Continue reading

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I’ve Moved…Somewhat

I’ve decided that for the purposes of reviews and certain critiques, Blogger’s formatting doesn’t work for what I actually have in mind without extensive modifications. So, for the moment, I’m posting my reviews and critiques on my WordPress blog. I … Continue reading

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Deconstructing Battlestar Galactica: The Original Series – Chapter Two: Lost Planet of the Gods

The Cylon Armageddon at Scimitar has turned into a debacle at the planet Carollon. The Original Imperious Leader has been destroyed by Commander Adama and his ragtag forces. Meanwhile, the latest Imperious Leader has decided to spare the former Count Baltar and has given him a Basestar of his own to command, under the guidance of an Imperious Leader candidate Cylon named “Lucifer.” As the remains of the Colonies make their way through space, good fortune and many dangers await for them as they discover the location of Kobol, the original planet from which the forefathers of the 12 colonies were from. Commander Adama believes that the planet may hold the key to their quest in finding the mythical 13th Colony: Earth. But what awaits him there? Continue reading

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