Episode Capsules Features Posted by Ian Symes on 14th September 2002, 00:00 WHAT IS IT? An episode capsule is a document containing all relevant information about an episode. This includes trivia, scene summary, quotes, plot inconsistencies, production errors and all manner of other things. Much of this information is already available on the Internet, but this project is an attempt to bring all of that information together in one place. SERIES ONE A1. The End A radiation leak wipes out the crew of the mining ship Red Dwarf. A2. Future Echoes Red Dwarf breaks the light barrier. A3. Balance of Power Lister endeavours to out-rank Rimmer. A4. Waiting For God Rimmer discovers an alien pod. A5. Confidence and Paranoia Lister hallucinates after contracting a mutated pneumonia virus. A6. Me2 Rimmer moves in with his newly created doppelganger. SERIES TWO B1. Kryten The crew answer a distress call from a crashed ship. B2. Better Than Life The ultimate computer game with only one real drawback… B3. Thanks For The Memory Lister wakes up with a broken leg, a ripped diary and a complete jigsaw. B4. Stasis Leak There is a leak, right, in stasis, which provides a linkway to the past. B5. Queeg Holly is replaced by Red Dwarf’s backup computer. B6. Parallel Universe The crew hop to another dimension. SERIES THREE C1. Backwards The crew finally get back to Earth, only to find that time is running backwards. C2. Marooned Lister and Rimmer crash land, with only a pot noodle and tin of dog food for nutrition. C3. Polymorph A chameleonic life form terrorises the ship. C4. Body Swap Rimmer gives Lister a unique work-out session. C5. Timeslides Some developing fluid mutates, resulting in the disappearance of half the crew. C6. The Last Day Kryten receives notification that he is to be replaced as the ship mechanoid. SERIES FOUR D1. Camille Kryten falls in love with a mechanoid, rescued from an exploding planet. D2. DNA Kryten is transformed into a human. D3. Justice Rimmer is imprisoned for murder. D4. White Hole Holly boosts her IQ to 60,000 at the cost of reducing her lifespan. D5. Dimension Jump An alternate version of Rimmer damn near kills the crew. D6. Meltdown The crew land on a planet populated entirely by Waxdroids. SERIES FIVE E1. Holoship Rimmer finds a ship composed entirely of light. E2. The Inquisitor Lister and Kryten are erased from history. E3. Terrorform Rimmer is taken prisoner on his own psy-moon. E4. Quarantine Rimmer contracts a holo-virus, which leads him to quarantining the others. E5. Demons and Angels Red Dwarf blows up. E6. Back to Reality The crew are killed by a giant squid. SERIES SIX F1. Psirens Shape-shifting insectoids try to suck the crew’s brains. F2. Legion The crew are guests of an odd chap in a green body suit. F3. Gunmen of the Apocalypse When Kryten contracts a virus the others enter his psyche to help him fight it. F4. Emohawk – Polymorph II A domesticated Polymorph is let loose on Starbug. F5. Rimmerworld Rimmer escapes from a simulant ship and disappears through a wormhole. F6. Out of Time The crew are visited by future versions of themselves. SERIES SEVEN G1. Tikka To Ride Lister takes the time drive on a curry hunt, which leads him to Dallas in November 1963. G2. Stoke Me A Clipper Ace Rimmer visits the crew with some disturbing news. G3. Ouroboros A dimensional linkway opens up and the crew meet alternate versions of themselves. G4. Duct Soup The crew have to crawl about in an air vent, or something. G5. Blue Lister starts to miss Rimmer. G6. Beyond A Joke Kryten gets pissed off about something or other. G7. Epideme Lister contracts a terminal disease. G8. Nanarchy Lister has to cope with his arm deficiency. SERIES EIGHT H1. Back In The Red (Part One) Upon returning to Red Dwarf, the crew are promptly arrested. H2. Back In The Red (Part Two) Rimmer uses positive viruses and confidential information to strive for promotion. H3. Back In The Red (Part Three) The crew try to escape from the ship. H4. Cassandra The crew encounter a computer who can predict the future. H5. Krytie TV Kryten starts up his own TV channel. H6. Pete (Part One) A plot? Oh, um, Lister and Rimmer get into trouble a few times. H7. Pete (Part Two) A dinosaur eats some food and shits everywhere. H8. Only The Good… A chameleonic virus starts to eat the ship. OTHERS X1. Red Dwarf Smeg Ups A collection of out takes from Series IV to VI. X2. Red Dwarf Smeg Outs A collection of out takes from Series I to III. X3. Red Dwarf VII Xtended Directors-cut versions of three episodes from Series VII. X4. Red Dwarf Night Patrick Stewart introduces a collection of goodies commemorating the show’s tenth anniversary. X5. Tongue Tied Rare promotional video for Danny John-Jules’ single release X6. Red Dwarf USA Doomed pilot, produced by Linwood Boomer. X7. Children in Need Short sketch in the name of charity. X8. DVD Extras Thanks to the wonders digital technology, Red Dwarf has been given a new lease of life.