– I uncovered this short video about the Farscape TV series apparently from the SyFy 20th Anniversary show. This is mostly self-promotional fluff about SciFi/SyFy network, but the video includes short interview segments with David Kemper, Brian Henson, Rockne S. O’Bannon, Claudia Black, and Ben Browder. The sheer gall thoughRead More →

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Rygel's Nicknames

One of Crichton’s habits is to give people nicknames. Especially for Rygel. Crichton has a clear favorite nickname for his Hynerian friend, but there are others. Here are the numbers on Rygel’s nicknames from Crichton, and how frequently Crichton used them. Let me know if I missed any. Crichton usesRead 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.” One of the challenges facing all fiction is to respectfully and accurately portray female characters. In the test to portray women as full beingsRead More →

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D’Argo – The Ultimate Frenemy Warning – Spoilers throughout. Crichton: (à la Bugs Bunny) Eeehh… what’s up Darr-go? – Revenging Angel (3.16) I like D’Argo. How can you not like D’Argo? Which is why it is sad that D’Argo does not like himself. Ka D’Argo has an internal conflict betweenRead More →

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I wrote in my previous article, that there is much to love about the Farscape books and some things to dislike. Regardless, they are official canon, the grand story arc is written by Rockne O’Bannon and he said in a 2014 interview that the upcoming revival will take into account whatRead More →

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Support the Farscape Continues project: Buy me a coffee Many fans have not read or even know about the existence of the Farscape comics. This is a shame but it is not their fault. The Farscape comics aren’t secret, but they were never widely advertised or distributed. When the TV showRead More →

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I was chasing down some information about Farscape the other day. I ran across something interesting: Farscape art. This is not fan art but art from someone involved in the making of the show. It is a small glimpse at the complex creative world behind the scenes in the makingRead More →

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Support the Farscape Continues project: Buy me a coffee   John Crichton is Farscape’s clear protagonist, but Crichton is neither the classic hero nor antihero. Crichton is Everyman. Crichton is the lone human in an alien landscape. The closest science fiction series to Farscape in having a lone human protagonist,Read More →

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