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Forum: B5.world February 13th 17, 09:45
Replies: 99
Views: 17,021
Posted By Ubik
Re: Is it time to go beyond the rim?

If this board is to go the way of the Dodo, can I suggest that anyone still wishing to discuss B5 or the wider work of JMS, sign up at the JMS News forums (http://jmsnews.com/forums/index.php).
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Forum: B5.personnel July 19th 16, 13:40
Replies: 5
Views: 6,212
Posted By Ubik
Re: Ian McShane on Game of Thrones

Seriously if you haven't seen Deadwood, get on that. His career defining role!
Forum: B5.related December 5th 15, 20:50
Replies: 2
Views: 6,221
Posted By Ubik
Re: FOR SALE: Season 1-5 DVD Box sets (UK)

I'm no expert, but someone told me today, that UK law differs in that respect. In any case, I have the series purchased from iTunes too, so my digital copy is fully legit. (Edit: The law changed,...
Forum: B5.related November 27th 15, 12:42
Replies: 2
Views: 6,221
Posted By Ubik
FOR SALE: Season 1-5 DVD Box sets (UK)

Hey there everyone.

I am moving house in the new year and want to reduce the amount to stuff I have to cart to the new house. As I have a digital back up of my DVDs, I would like to sell my box...
Forum: B5.world November 8th 15, 17:13
Replies: 37
Views: 23,369
Posted By Ubik
Re: EpDis: By Any Means Necessary

I always thought there was some Prussian influence too.
Forum: B5.related October 31st 14, 12:39
Replies: 7
Views: 4,068
Posted By Ubik
Re: Mini update to B5Scrolls. For anyone who might have missed this.

I always kinda dug N’Grath in a ‘slightly clunky old school FX’ kinda way. Then again, I always like the use of puppets and animatronics on Farscape. Worth noting that The Gathering featured way more...
Forum: B5.related October 29th 14, 13:29
Replies: 7
Views: 4,068
Posted By Ubik
Forum: B5.related September 27th 14, 23:43
Replies: 3
Views: 2,135
Posted By Ubik
Re: Into The Fire (Aborted Video Game)

There's a nice little interview over at B5 scrolls with one of the developers who worked on the game:

http://www.b5scrolls.com/#Screen1_16_1
Forum: B5.world September 27th 14, 14:16
Replies: 117
Views: 49,740
Posted By Ubik
Re: B5 Feature Film to be scriptedTRUE! There will be a feature film going into produ

Like I said above, I'll go see it whatever happens. That said, I instantly started protecting myself becuse I don't think it's going to happen, and I'm tired of getting my heart broken.

A German...
Forum: B5.world September 3rd 14, 22:08
Replies: 26
Views: 12,581
Posted By Ubik
Re: Thirdspace - 1 Question

Yep, the world would be dull if we all liked chocolate ice cream. :drool:
Forum: B5.world September 3rd 14, 09:47
Replies: 26
Views: 12,581
Posted By Ubik
Re: Thirdspace - 1 Question

Springer, yes! This is my feeling EXACTLY. You nailed it.
Forum: B5.world September 2nd 14, 17:00
Replies: 26
Views: 12,581
Posted By Ubik
Re: Thirdspace - 1 Question

I think that scene... the 'sex' one is a marmite thing... you either love it or hate it. I think Claudia carries funny material very well, it's just that my definition of good comedy seems to differ...
Forum: B5.world August 31st 14, 14:38
Replies: 56
Views: 34,753
Posted By Ubik
Re: How would you reboot B5?

Hard to say really... It's anyone's best guess what the arc would be. I'm still convinced JMS wouldn't be content to simply tell the same story again. Although, a LOT of his B5 themes and material...
Forum: B5.world August 29th 14, 09:16
Replies: 26
Views: 12,581
Posted By Ubik
Re: Thirdspace - 1 Question

Nope, definitely mean Martin Sheen. Sorry, when I said ‘opening’, I should have been more specific. I’m thinking of Martin’s rather dramatic entrance as the Soul Hunter when he arrives at the...
Forum: B5.world August 28th 14, 12:18
Replies: 26
Views: 12,581
Posted By Ubik
Re: Thirdspace - 1 Question

Whilst I struggled with a lot of Crusade, it did have some good moments and the overall feel was far more interesting than LOTR from the go get. If anything deserved to continue, it was Crusade. I...
Forum: B5.world August 28th 14, 09:05
Replies: 26
Views: 12,581
Posted By Ubik
Re: Thirdspace - 1 Question

I know it wasn’t scripted that way, but the fact that this got past the producers, director and JMS.

I remain slack jawed in awe that it wasn’t left on the cutting room floor. Someone should...
Forum: B5.world August 28th 14, 08:56
Replies: 26
Views: 12,581
Posted By Ubik
Re: Thirdspace - 1 Question

I think the only B5 TV Movie I really rate is ‘In the Beginning’, because it serves a purpose and adds real depth to the story. Thirdspace is strictly okay. As you said, it would have done with being...
Forum: B5.world August 27th 14, 11:10
Replies: 56
Views: 34,753
Posted By Ubik
Re: How would you reboot B5?

B5 was without doubt one of the best SF series ever made, but it definitely wasn’t perfect. I won’t go into the ins and outs of where I think it fell down, but we all know the show had its flaws. I...
Forum: B5.world August 26th 14, 19:13
Replies: 8
Views: 7,295
Posted By Ubik
Re: Attention forum Moderator!

ANYONE OUT THERE? Would be great if someone could sort this out.
Forum: B5.world August 24th 14, 23:11
Replies: 56
Views: 34,753
Posted By Ubik
Re: How would you reboot B5?

I think JMS held onto hopes of addressing that story and the telepath war on screen somehow. Now it's too late.[/QUOTE]

That's why I wish we could have it in novel form, I could imagine the...
Forum: B5.world August 24th 14, 20:20
Replies: 56
Views: 34,753
Posted By Ubik
Re: How would you reboot B5?

I'm disappointed that we haven't had a continuation and resolution of Crusade in ANY form and that TNT-Atlanta hasn't been swallowed by a sinkhole.[/QUOTE]

Maybe those audio dramas will happen...
Forum: B5.world August 23rd 14, 23:11
Replies: 56
Views: 34,753
Posted By Ubik
Re: How would you reboot B5?

I'm still disappointed we don't yet have a continuity correct B5 porn parody. Trek has one... grumble... :lol:
Forum: B5.world August 21st 14, 15:54
Replies: 8
Views: 7,295
Posted By Ubik
Re: Attention forum Moderator!

Great, can someone please email Kevin (Republibot 3.0) his password, or a reset password.
Forum: B5.world August 21st 14, 08:57
Replies: 8
Views: 7,295
Posted By Ubik
Attention forum Moderator!

Looking for a mod to sort this out...

Kevin Long (Republibot 3.0 on here) just posted the following on facebook. Can anyone help him get his account reset?
Forum: B5.world August 20th 14, 09:24
Replies: 2
Views: 3,154
Posted By Ubik
Re: My Kid's Reboot

That’s a really great suggestion. I think the additional races added some texture to the B5 universe, but in the grand scheme of things, they were fairly inconsequential. It did help make the ‘UN in...
Forum: B5.world August 19th 14, 09:21
Replies: 56
Views: 34,753
Posted By Ubik
Re: How would you reboot B5?

Good point. I suppose it really depends where JMS mind is at as to the ‘reboot’. Logically, I would assume he want to use this as a fresh start, so he can set a new baseline and then expand on it...
Forum: B5.world August 19th 14, 08:47
Replies: 56
Views: 34,753
Posted By Ubik
Re: How would you reboot B5?

Thank you. I guess this is what happens when I get bored at work. It just seemed to me that some of the major plot points would necessarily have to change, otherwise where’s the fun for us old school...
Forum: B5.world August 18th 14, 08:49
Replies: 56
Views: 34,753
Posted By Ubik
Re: How would you reboot B5?

Okay, here goes… My B5 reboot would be something like this:

-We start from essentially the same point as the original B5 series. The universe is roughly the same, all our favourite key alien...
Forum: B5.world August 14th 14, 09:12
Replies: 44
Views: 31,622
Posted By Ubik
Re: I Have A New WORST B5 Episode, and it is....

Hard to disagree with that. But the competition isn’t exactly steep is it? Rangers (outright awful!) and The Lost Tales (so, so). I agree Crusade had potential, but it was produced at the wrong time,...
Forum: B5.world August 13th 14, 12:54
Replies: 44
Views: 31,622
Posted By Ubik
Re: I Have A New WORST B5 Episode, and it is....

I imagine it was a definite contributing factor. I mean, that whole situation left them very little time to get up and running. It must have been a REALLY difficult time for Joe. I can imagine his...
Forum: B5.world August 12th 14, 13:50
Replies: 44
Views: 31,622
Posted By Ubik
Re: I Have A New WORST B5 Episode, and it is....

‘Infection’ was the one episode that stopped a close friend of mine from watching the show. It’s why I sometimes use a ‘abridged’ season one approach sometimes. After that episode he declared he...
Forum: B5.world July 28th 14, 15:08
Replies: 117
Views: 49,740
Posted By Ubik
Re: B5 Feature Film to be scriptedTRUE! There will be a feature film going into produ

Can you remind me (or point me in the direction) of this one?[/QUOTE]

This was to be a complete reboot of the Babylon 5 series. Very little is known about the project other than the fact that...
Forum: B5.world July 28th 14, 13:21
Replies: 117
Views: 49,740
Posted By Ubik
Re: B5 Feature Film to be scriptedTRUE! There will be a feature film going into produ

Ignoring the novels, was this ever a going concern / confirmed project? Or has it simply been teased by JMS over the years?
Forum: B5.world July 28th 14, 09:02
Replies: 117
Views: 49,740
Posted By Ubik
Re: B5 Feature Film to be scriptedTRUE! There will be a feature film going into produ

I can think of a few - TMOS, Crusade, TLT, Rangers, and the failed reboot due to venue falling through. Although, in the case of a few, something actually got made, but not much more than a handful...
Forum: B5.world July 27th 14, 21:16
Replies: 117
Views: 49,740
Posted By Ubik
Forum: B5.world July 27th 14, 20:49
Replies: 117
Views: 49,740
Posted By Ubik
Re: B5 Feature Film to be scriptedTRUE! There will be a feature film going into produ

There's always a strata of fandom that really likes to complain if anything deviates from their beloved show. They clearly fear change. Whilst their devotion to the original cast is sweet, it's also...
Forum: B5.world July 27th 14, 18:25
Replies: 117
Views: 49,740
Posted By Ubik
Re: B5 Feature Film to be scriptedTRUE! There will be a feature film going into produ

I totally understand those conerns. I disliked all of the TNT films except 'In the Beginning', and anything post B5 proper has been diminishing returns.

However, I can't see how you can possibly...
Forum: B5.world July 27th 14, 16:47
Replies: 117
Views: 49,740
Posted By Ubik
Re: B5 Feature Film to be scriptedTRUE! There will be a feature film going into produ

Ha. Fair play. Obviously, remains to be seen IF it gets made and I'm sure there will be plenty of challenges to overcome before the cameras are rolling and this is a reality.
Forum: B5.world July 27th 14, 16:10
Replies: 17
Views: 9,388
Posted By Ubik
Re: JMS at SDCC - B5 News?!?

Yes. It's SUPERB news. And the fact that JMS can finance it himself via Studio JMS makes it all the more likely to happen. Sure, there will be a few hurdles to be overcome, but I fully expect this to...
Forum: B5.world July 27th 14, 15:33
Replies: 17
Views: 9,388
Posted By Ubik
Re: JMS at SDCC - B5 News?!?

Jan's full update from the SDCC panel!
Forum: B5.world July 27th 14, 15:31
Replies: 117
Views: 49,740
Posted By Ubik
Re: B5 Feature Film to be scriptedTRUE! There will be a feature film going into produ

Definitely true, I expect there will be video footage of the panel appearing online soon.
Forum: B5.world July 27th 14, 15:30
Replies: 117
Views: 49,740
Posted By Ubik
Re: B5 Feature Film to be scriptedTRUE! There will be a feature film going into produ

Further info from the SDCC JMS panel:

Asked if the film would be a reboot or a continuation:

"It would have to be a reboot because it's been twenty-plus years since we started that show and...
Forum: B5.world July 27th 14, 15:29
Replies: 117
Views: 49,740
Posted By Ubik
Re: B5 Feature Film to be scriptedTRUE! There will be a feature film going into produ

Slight correction to my own post, from Jan's SDCC update:

"So it's been a really big year for Studio JMS. And due to that, he can now look to doing a feature film ffor B5. JMS recapped that WB...
Forum: B5.world July 27th 14, 13:56
Replies: 117
Views: 49,740
Posted By Ubik
B5 Feature Film to be scripted

Thought I'd give this topic its own thread.

News coming out of JMS SDCC panel via the ever reliable Jan Schroeder, is that there will be a feature film going into production in 2016 with or ...
Forum: B5.world July 27th 14, 11:18
Replies: 17
Views: 9,388
Posted By Ubik
Re: JMS at SDCC - B5 News?!?

TRUE! There will be a feature film going into production in 2016 with or without WB's support. Jan Schroeder was at the SDCC panel, and has confirmed it. Studio JMS has been successful enough to look...
Forum: B5.world July 25th 14, 08:40
Replies: 17
Views: 9,388
Posted By Ubik
Re: JMS at SDCC - B5 News?!?

I'd be fine with new actors and a rebooted universe, a la Abrams Trek.
Forum: B5.world July 24th 14, 17:25
Replies: 17
Views: 9,388
Posted By Ubik
Re: JMS at SDCC - B5 News?!?

Like I said, HAS to be sock puppets.
Forum: B5.world July 24th 14, 15:08
Replies: 17
Views: 9,388
Posted By Ubik
Re: JMS at SDCC - B5 News?!?

Very low probability on that count I think!
Forum: B5.world July 23rd 14, 12:45
Replies: 17
Views: 9,388
Posted By Ubik
Re: JMS at SDCC - B5 News?!?

Yes, and here it is for your viewing pleasure… Amusing to see JMS poking fun at their rather limited budget.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pYQ5A50lj8I

I for one would be intrigued to see a...
Forum: B5.world July 22nd 14, 11:02
Replies: 17
Views: 9,388
Posted By Ubik
JMS at SDCC - B5 News?!?

Update from JMS on his upcoming panel at SDCC:



NOTE the ‘B5 related’… I wonder…

I’m guessing it’s that re-mastered ‘sock puppet’ version of B5 we’ve all been waiting for.
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