Category Archives: Crusade

Crusade – Series Summary

This is my summery of Crusade, my opinion about the aborted series and a general roundup of the adventure. It was always going to be a tough job doing a follow-up to Babylon 5. Even the less popular fifth season was … Continue reading

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Crusade 1.09 – Racing The Night

Second episode in and I am probably watching the wrong one. JMS picked The Long Road to follow the exposition heavy War Zone because it was a good character piece. Me on the other hand, I jumped to this because … Continue reading

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Crusade 1.08 – Appearances and Other Deceits

Earthforce have sent some busybodies to get in the way of the crew while they are working. I guess this is another episode about executive meddling episode as JMS delivers a take-that to the studio for standing in the way … Continue reading

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Crusade 1.07 – The Rules of the Game

Welcome to Crusader on Babylon 5. This has the potential for to be a great episode. Any episode that features the Brakiri ambassador has got be be good. It is good to see him standing firm to his own rules … Continue reading

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Crusade 1.06 – Ruling from the Tomb

Ah, continuity issues. This episode introduces Lochley to Crusade for the first time. Hang on a moment, wasn’t her first meeting with Gideon. I can only conclude that the earlier meeting with was such a traumatic experience that everyone tried … Continue reading

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B5 Crusade 1.04 – The Path of Sorrows

Welcome to flashback central. Today’s journey will take you into a land of exposition and backstory. Hold on tight and please enjoy the ride. I think the sequence finally explains why everyone behaves like such an arse in this series. … Continue reading

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Crusade 1.5 – Patterns of the Soul

Jumping around our strange order again we go from the final episode to one close to the start. Patterns of the Soul is a have a nice self-contained character episode. There is some good developing characters Eilerson (about time) and Chambers while adding … Continue reading

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Crusade 1.13 – Every Night I Dream of Home

This is another episode with some good moral arguments and Lockley/Franklin cameos, but still, why does everyone insist on keeping so many pointless secrets?

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Crusade 1.3 – The Well of Forever

The Well of Forever. That is a good, strong title and the episode has real feeling as though this could be a place where mysteries are solved. This could be a great episode, and it works fairly well but it … Continue reading

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Crusade 1.12 – Visitors From Down The Street

The last episode was about a road, this is a street. It would appear that JMS is about as good as recycling episode titles as he is rehashing cliqued tropes. If this was a Friends episode it would be called … Continue reading

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