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A very, VERY long, weird "Final Conflict":
on 27 September 2015
This Final Conflict may have/ get friends, I'm definitely not one of them. Having seen a lot of sci-fi, including Roddenberry's Star Trek, I bought seasons 1 and 2 only because his name was used to advertise the thing. Having seen season 1 I skipped the orders for the remaining seasons.
As for the story, which begins three years after the initial event, I find a mixture of "V", SeaQuest DSV, Mission Impossible (the series) and several ideas (and even props) taken from Star Trek itself, the probably worst being the eye-piece "Commander Riker" brought in from "Risa", infecting the entire crew of the Enterprise (well, almost, as you may imagine or remember). This prop got but a few modifications, but was definitely the same thing and even was supposed to work in a similar way. That is way too much old stuff taken up for a new production.
What the aliens ("Taelons") are doing on Earth remains largely unknown, apart from a few glances you capture occasionally in-between. Consequently, the resistance on Earth fails to show significant motivation, and their "leader" does not contribute much more than show a grim face and mumble something of freedom from the oppressors.
Technically, it is a 4:3 screen lay-out, far outdated, and despite the elevated price (here in GE at least) there is no bonus whatsoever, though this is state-of-the-art these days. The box will not keep the DVDs safe for some time, but in my case that will not be necessary.