Science Fiction eBooks Embedded video below, click to play. Text Transcript: “I’m Scorpius.” Of course he is! And of course, Scorpius is the most intriguing of all of the many incredibly intriguing characters in Farscape. Though not introduced until 19 episodes in, Scorpius becomes Farscape’s main villain and arguably oneRead More →

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Zhaan: “Am I the only species in creation that doesn’t thrive on conflict?” Also Zhaan: “My dear, I have kicked more ass than you’ve sat on.” Embedded video below. Click to play. Text Transcript: One of the challenges facing all fiction is to respectfully and accurately portray female characters. InRead More →

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A Villain’s Journey – embedded video below. Click to play. Transcript: That is how we are introduced to Captain Bialar Crais. He is presented with all the hallmarks of a classic villain. He is stern, gruff, dark of features and attitude, hot-headed and pig-headed. He doesn’t care about casualties, heRead More →

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Rygel has many great moments. Here is one of my favorites we seldom think about. Embedded video below. Click to play. The other time Rygel exclaims “yahtzah” is in “Taking The Stone” when he discovers a cache of burial goods to loot.              

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Embedded video below. Click to play. Lo’laan was D’Argo’s wife. In Farscape the original series, she is barely mentioned and we meet her only in memories and only briefly. Our first glimpse of Lo’laan is in Season One’s “They’ve Got a Secret” when D’Argo shows Zhaan, Aeryn, and Crichton aRead More →

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Embedded video below. Click to play. I am still Dominar! Always Dominar! Rygel XVI, “Self-Inflicted Wounds, Part 1 – Could’a, Would’a, Should’a” (3.03) Rygel is comic relief, right? I mean, he farts helium for a start. In the first episode, (“Premiere,” 1.01) with lines like, “There was a time whenRead More →

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