ManipUni wrote:Now the next gen had poor characters in the first series too, but they got the stories very much right. They also did a better job of building up some characters (e.g. Data, Worf, Picard et al). They weren't all robots like in Enterprise.
Are you kidding? TNG in its first season was much too preachy. Sure, they had a few good episodes but TNG didn't really get into its stride until the third season.
ManipUni wrote:I'm thinking kind of like "What if Star Trek was set in the Batman Returns world." Meaning gritty, real, and where everyone isn't a happy dancing bundle of love.
That'd be Deep Space Nine, then. The best of the Treks imo.