Thursday, 8 September 2016

The Podcast Episode Eight


Welcome to our 50th Anniversary Toskars! 

Join us for 80 minutes of near chaos as we check out the latest news from The Official Starships Collection before heading out to the biggest awards show of the season. 

For those who want a heads up, here are the categories and you can find out who won each by tuning in right now either via Soundcloud or over on iTunes! Don't forget to drop us a review and let us know what you think!!! 

Best Actor

Leonard Nimoy - Spock (TOS)
Patrick Stewart - Picard (TNG)
Brent Spiner - Data (TNG)
Avery Brooks - Sisko (DS9)
Robert Picardo - The Doctor (VGR)

Best Actress

Nichelle Nichols - Uhura (TOS)
Gates McFadden - Beverly Crusher (TNG)
Whoopi Goldberg - Guinan (TNG)
Nana Visitor - Kira (DS9)
Kate Mulgrew - Janeway (VGR)

Best Red Shirt Death (TOS)

Hendorff killed by plant – The Apple
Matthews pushed off cliff by Ruk - What Are Little Girls Made Of?
Leslie Thompson transformed and crushed by Rojan – By Any Other Name
Four vapourised by Nomad -The Changeling
Ensign Wyatt killed by Losira – That Which Survives

Best Musical Moment

Beastie Boys - "Sabotage" – Star Trek Beyond
Steppenwolf - "Magic Carpet Ride" – Star Trek First Contact
"Hate You" - Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
Q’s Mariachi Band – Deja Q (TNG)
"Someone to Watch Over Me" – Someone to Watch Over Me (VGR)

Best Soliloquy

Sisko’s final words – A Call to Arms (DS9)
The Picard Speech – The Measure of a Man (TNG)
Kirk – Risk is our Business - Return to Tomorrow (TOS)
Janeway – Chewing out Tuvok for disobeying orders - Resolutions (VGR)
Archer – final speech - Terra Prime (ENT)

Best “One Episode” Character

The Conspiracy aliens - Conspiracy (TNG)
Horta - Devil in the Dark (TOS)
Tosk - Captive Pursuit (DS9)
The Swarm - The Swarm (VGR)
Annorax - Year of Hell (VGR)

Most Ridiculous Alien Species

The Wadi - Move Along Home (DS9)
Alien guy in the bar - Star Trek III: The Search for Spock
The Lethean - Distant Voices (DS9)
Sylvia and Koros - Catspaw (TOS)
Korvan Gilvos - New Ground (TNG)

Best Space Battle

Losing the station - A Call to Arms (DS9)
Retaking the station - Sacrifice of Angels (DS9)
Voyager versus the Borg - Endgame (VGR)
Enterprise versus the Xindi - Azati Prime (ENT)
Mutara Nebula - Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan

Best Hand to Hand Fight

Kirk vs Gorn - Arena (TOS)
Kirk vs Khan – Space Seed (TOS)
Kirk vs Soran - Star Trek Generations
Worf vs Gowron - Apocalypse Rising (DS9)
Worf vs Gowron - Tacking into the Wind (DS9)

Best Q Moment

The Q Speech/Picard begging - Q Who (TNG)
“The trial never ends” - All Good Things… (TNG)
In bed with Picard - Tapestry (TNG)
Q allows Quinn to die - Deathwish (VGR)
Q Celebrates his return to immortality – Deja Q (TNG)

Best Trek Actor in a Non Trek Role

Patrick Stewart In American Dad
Brent Spiner in Outcast
Jonathan Frakes voices Adventure Time
Dwight Schultz as Howling Mad Murdoch in The A-Team
Alexander Siddig in absolutely anything he's in/Game of Thrones

Most Impressive Federation Ship

USS Enterprise NCC-1701
USS Defiant NX-74205
USS Enterprise NCC-1701-D
USS Voyager NCC-74656
USS Prometheus NX-74913

Best Alien Ship

Borg Cube
Klingon Bird of Prey (movies onwards)
Romulan Warbird
Krenim Timeship
Jem’Hadar Fighter

Best Holographic Character

The Doctor (VGR)
Moriarty (TNG)
Vic Fontaine (DS9)
Leonardo da Vinci (Scorpion VGR)
Quark’s Head on Kira (Meridian DS9)

Best Make-Up

Jem’Hadar (DS9)
Borg Queen/The Borg Star Trek First Contact
Spock (TOS)
Martok (from In Purgatory's Shadow DS9)
Odo tortured; The Die is Cast (DS9)

Data’s Greatest Moment

Ode to Spot - Schisms
Escaping the Enterprise - Brothers
Creating Lal - The Offspring
Becomes every character on the Holodeck - A Fistful of Datas
Being fully-functional - The Naked Now

Best Prop EVER(non-starship)

PADD - TNG, DS9, VGR...
Combadge - TNG, DS9, VGR
Genesis Device - Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
Mobile Holoemitter - VGR
Tricorder - all series

Worst Tactical Decision

Janeways decision to enter Krenim Space - Year of Hell (VGR)
Kirk swings the Enterprise sideways during the Mutara Nebula battle (Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan)
Janeway destroys the Caretaker array - Caretaker (VGR)
Tasha attempts to walk around Armus - Skin of Evil (TNG)
Wolf 359 - The Best of Both Worlds, Part II (TNG)


Worst Outfit (CLIVE)

Riker, Angel One (TNG)
Chekov’s Page Boy collar - Star Trek III: The Search for Spock
Crew leisure attire for Neelix’s holodeck resort (VGR)
Quark’s female outfit - Profit and Lace (DS9)
Troi’s button-down season one uniform (TNG)

Worst Facial Hair

Sisko’s fake beard - Explorers (DS9)
Borg reality Riker - Parallels (TNG)
Lazarus - The Alternative Factor (TOS)
Soval - In a Mirror Darkly, Part II (ENT)
Neelix (VGR)

Silliest Prop 

The Dick Rock - What Are Little Girls Made Of? (TOS)
Ferengi Laser Whip - The Last Outpost (TNG)
Data’s console in Generations’ Stellar Cartography (Star Trek Generations)
The masks - Masks (TNG)
Spock’s jet boots - Star Trek V: The Final Frontier

Worst Chat Up Line aka The Riker Trophy

"Start at the top…"; Brenna - Up the Long Ladder (TNG)
"Please sit and entertain me..."; Khan - Space Seed (TNG)
"What’s a knock out like you doing in a computer generated gin-joint like this?"; Riker - 11001001 (TNG)
"Oh no, stay a while. Didn’t your auntie tell you that it’s impolite to leave without playing a game of rings?"; Michael – Fair Haven (VGR)
"And you know I provide the most memorable desserts"; Carmen – Silicon Avatar (TNG)

Worst Hand to Hand Fight

Lazarus vs Lazarus – The Alternative Factor (TOS)
Kirk vs Kruge - Star Trek III: The Search for Spock
Sisko vs Dukat - What You Leave Behind (DS9)
Kirk vs Andorian – Journey to Babel (TOS)
Kirk vs Finnegan – Shore Leave (TOS)

Worst Holographic Character

Fair Haven (VGR)
The Comic – The Outrageous Okona (TNG)
Flotter - Once Upon a Time (VGR)
Sandrines (VGR)
Neelix’s resort (VGR)

Worst Episode

Once Upon a Time (VGR)
Shades of Grey (TNG)
Threshold (VGR)
And the Children Shall Lead (TOS)
Profit and Lace (DS9)


Play along and see if you can guess which contenders our judging panel picked for each category! Have a listen and rate us on your chosen platform!


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