The Starbug crew returns to the Simulant's battleship to salvage for food-supplies. But Rimmer, who has been diagnosed of a tense nervous disorder, escapes on-board a escape pod which has no steering. And is whisked away through a time-hole, only to find himself on a planet inhabited by clones of his own self. Written by
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Series composer Howard Goodall said he wrote and recorded more lines for the Rimmerworld song, but they were not all used. See more
When Rimmer is about to enter the worm hole he is informed that time will appear to stretch to 600 years. Starbug follows him shortly after but apparently doesn't suffer the same fate (no-one goes into stasis) and arrives 600 years after Rimmer. In fact they would arrive shortly after, regardless of any time stretching effects, as each craft would take the same time. See more
[Rimmer tells Lister of his great "victory" leading the good droids against the fascist droids
How many survived?
Well, we haven't had time to make a full official estimate. But at a rough guess, and obviously this is subject to alteration pending information updates, round about: none of them.
So you wiped out the entire population of this planet?
You make it sound so negative Lister. Don't you see? The deranged menace that once threatened this world is vanquished.
No it isn't pal, you're ...