Week 7

This week at Sciffy we watched:

Red Dwarf – S2E02 “Better Than Life”, in which Rimmer, Cat and Lister play total immersion video game “Better Than Life” where all your fantasies come true. Rimmer is not very good at it.

The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. – Episode 15 “A.K.A. Kansas”, in which Dixie’s ex-husband is to steal a cannon so he can shoo knockout gas into the facility where the Orb is being held. Brisco must pretend to be Kansas Wily Stafford so he can foil the plan.

Batman: The Brave and the Bold – Episode 19 “Legends of the Dark Mite”, in which Bat-Mite arrives from the 5th dimension. He’s Batman’s biggest fan!

Episode 25 “Mayhem of the Music Meister”, in which everybody sings! Even Batman! A musical episode!

Week 6

Last week at Sciffy we watched:

Red Dwarf – Episode 4 “Waiting for God”, in which Lister confirms that he is the god of the cat people, and we find out about the Holy War in which many cats died.

The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. – Episode 13 “Steel Horses” in which motorcycles are invented and are then stolen! Then someone tries to use them to steal the Orb!

Batman: The Brave and the Bold – Episode 17 “Menace of the Conqueror Caveman!” in which Batman and Booster Gold must team up to stop Kru’ll the Eternal from making all of his buddies immortal!

Episode 18 “The Color of Revenge!”, in which Crazy Quilt seeks revenge on Robin, who blinded him in the past!

Week 5

On Thursday 16th October we watched:

Red Dwarf – “Episode 1 – The End” in which the crew of a mining ship named Red Dwarf is killed by a radiation leak. Dave Lister survives as he is in stasis at the time and is woken up 3 million years later by Holly, the ship’s computer. Holly has also brought back Rimmer (Lister’s roommate) as a hologram. Also on the ship is Cat, a human-feline who is descended from Lister’s pregnant cat who was sealed in the hold during the leak.

The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. – “Brisco in Jalisco” in which Brisco and Socrates travel to Mexico to retrieve some stolen guns. They encounter Dixie Cousins and the guy who painted the rock for John Bly in the first episode.

Batman: The Brave and the Bold – “Episode 14 – Mystery in Space” in which Batman and Aquaman travel to the planet Rann to help Adam Strange stop the Gordanians destroying everything with their giant magnifying glass.

“Episode 15 – Trials of the Demon!” in which Jason Blood is falsely accused of murder and summons Batman to the past to help him prove his innocence. Batman, aided by the demon Etrigan as well as Sherlock Holmes and Watson, must stop Jim Craddock (pre-death Gentleman Ghost) who is murdering people to collect their souls.

Change of Shows

Starting from week 5 (Thursday 16th October), we’ll no longer be watching Sherlock Holmes in the 22nd Century, as a reasonable number of people weren’t enjoying it. Instead, we’ll be watching Red Dwarf!

Week 4

In week 4 we watched:

The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. – “No Man’s Land” in which Brisco is injured by the Swill brothers but is rescued by Professor Wickwire who is on tour with his rocket car. The pair end up at a town inhabited only by women, along with Lord Bowler (who is on the hunt for a “mobile battle wagon”) and the Swill brothers (who have stolen said mobile battle wagon).

Sherlock Holmes in the 22nd Century – “Episode 4 – The Adventure of the Empty House” in which a young man is not very good at some kind of shooting game but is in a professional league for some reason! He gets frozen by a teammate who was intent on winning the competition. The teammate (Moran) also happens to have been hired by Moriarty to kill Sherlock Holmes.

Batman: The Brave and the Bold – “Episode 12 – Deep Cover for Batman” in which Batman travels to a parallel Earth disguised as Owlman to try and prevent the villain versions of our favourite heroes from destroying regular Earth. To do this he must team up with the hero versions of his many enemies.

“Episode 13 – Game Over for Owlman” – Unfortunately, while Batman was in a parallel universe, Owlman has stolen his identity and has been committing crimes. Batman must team up with Joker and try to convince his hero friends that Owlman is an imposter.

Week 3

This week at Sciffy we watched:

The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. – “The Orb Scholar”, in which Brisco saves an old man from being held up, is thrown in jail by the corrupt sheriff and his lackeys, and discovers that the old man has been studying the orb his entire life. Lord Bowler is also in the jail. The sheriff is working with John Bly who later shoots Brisco. Lord Bowler sings Brisco a lovely song as he dies, before the old man returns with the orb and uses it to heal Brisco.

Sherlock Holmes in the 22nd Century – “Episode 3 – The Hounds of the Baskervilles”, in which our heroes go to the moon to save some children and defeat both a robot wolf and a holographic wolf. It turns out it’s all Moriarty’s doing, and CurrentMoriarty is a clone of OriginalMoriarty.

Batman: The Brave and the Bold – “Episode 9 – Journey to the Centre of the Bat”, in which Batman has been infected with a deadly disease while fighting Chemo. Aquaman and the Atom must become tiny and go inside Batman’s body in order to destroy the disease. Batman continues to fight Chemo and Brain while Aquaman and the Atom ride around on a lymphcyte named Platelet and punch things.

“Episode 11 – Return of the Fearsome Fangs”, in which Batman and Bronze Tiger return to the temple where they trained and must team up to stop their former classmates from stealing an ancient totem and using it to take over the world and do bad things.