Help support TMP


"TNG's 'Lower Decks' Episode Is a Perfect Peek Behind" Topic


5 Posts

All members in good standing are free to post here. Opinions expressed here are solely those of the posters, and have not been cleared with nor are they endorsed by The Miniatures Page.

For more information, see the TMP FAQ.


Back to the Star Trek Message Board


Areas of Interest

Science Fiction

Featured Hobby News Article


Featured Link


Featured Ruleset


Featured Showcase Article

Exodus Wars 28mm REM Conscript Squad

Exodus Wars Marcovian conscript squad with captain, as painted for us by Legions Forward Miniature Painting Service.


Featured Workbench Article

Printing a 3D Model From the Internet

Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian finds a 3D model on the internet, and tries to turn it into a wargaming model.


Featured Profile Article

Checking Out a Boardgame, Episode II

Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian looks for scenario material in a World War IV boardgame.


Current Poll


Featured Book Review


383 hits since 5 Aug 2020
©1994-2021 Bill Armintrout
Comments or corrections?

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP06 Aug 2020 8:21 p.m. PST

…Star Trek's Curtains

"This week, Star Trek returns to the world of animation with Lower Decks, a new series dedicated to the motley officers who make up the bottom rungs of Starfleet's finest. It's a chance to goof on the series at large from the perspective of its unsung heroes—but going back to The Next Generation episode that inspired it has us hoping the new show doesn't forget what made the idea so compelling in the first place.

Revisiting The Next Generation's seventh season to see "Lower Decks" in the wake of, well, Lower Decks, is in equal parts surprising and re-affirming. In some ways, it almost feels like we've retconned "Lower Decks" into an altogether different beast over the years—a tale of scrappy underdogs where we focus on what they're up instead of following the usual bridge crew, a nice break from the typical Star Trek action—in a way that such an idea being turned into an animated comedy from a Rick and Morty alumni makes a semblance of sense. But "Lower Decks" isn't… really that memory we have of it?…"
Main page
link

Amicalement
Armand

JMcCarroll07 Aug 2020 2:37 p.m. PST

Missed it last night. Anyone see it?

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP08 Aug 2020 10:41 a.m. PST

Seems not!… (smile)


Amicalement
Armand

JMcCarroll08 Aug 2020 1:33 p.m. PST

I watched it last night. It was ok at best, some characters I just did not like.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP09 Aug 2020 7:28 p.m. PST

Thanks!.


Amicalement
Armand

Sorry - only verified members can post on the forums.