Roughnecks: Starship Troopers Chronicles

Season 1 Episode 26


Aired Unknown Feb 18, 2000 on Syfy



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Gossard: I think I know why Zander wanted to come to this particular planet.
      (shows a close-up of the surface where the Mutant Zander has landed the escape pod and he is greeted by the bug army)
      Razak: The bug in him was going home.

    • (Gossard barely makes it through a closing door)
      Gossard: Good thing I skipped dessert last night.

    • Flores: I thought you were toast!
      T'Phai: My heat threshold is significantly higher than that of humans. First time I've been warm in months.

    • Doc: Come into my parlor, said the spider to the fly.

    • Brutto: Dude always rubbed me wrong. Figured he might turn.
      Higgins: I don't think Lt. Barcalow had much of a choice, Sarge.
      Brutto: Don't matter. He's a bug now.

    • (Doc uses a flammable liquid on the mutant Zander and the sprinkler system puts the fire out)
      Mutant Zander: So much for the Hippocratic oath, eh doctor?

    • Razak: Nice to see apes walking their posts with enthusiasm.

    • Gossard: One of these will cut Xander's override, the other will kill the life support. (to Doc) What's your favorite color?
      Doc: I'm a doctor, not an electrician. (pause) Red.
      (Gossard cuts the blue)
      You cut the blue.
      (life support comes back online)
      Gossard: You're a doctor not an electrician.

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • Flores: Follow the yellow slick road.

      A play on the words, "Follow the yellow brick road" from the Wizard of Oz.

    • Doc: I'm a doctor not an electrician"
      Often used joke in Star Trek, McCoy would often say I'm a doctor not a bricklayer, engineer, etc.