200 years after investigating the Esperato, the Red Dwarf crew awakes from suspended animation, as they set out to find Red Dwarf, which has vanished without a trace, on-board Starbug. Where they stumble upon a asteroid field containing lost spaceships. Where they find the asteroid field is inhabited by "Psirens" genetic engineered alien creatures that telepathically lure the ship's crew on the asteroids and suck out their brains. Written by
Did You Know?
Among the derelicts in the asteroid field in "Psirens" are models of the Narcissus escape shuttle from Alien
(1979) and the Eagle from Space: 1999
(1975). See more
When Kryten is rebooting Rimmer's hologrammatic form, the computer display gives Rimmer's species as 'Homo sapien'. It should be 'Homo sapiens'. See more
[an illusionary fireball is approaching Starbug
That fireball does not exist.
Say you're wrong?
I'll stake my reputation on it.
Kryten, you haven't got a reputation.
No, but I'm hoping to acquire one after this escapade.