Space: 1999: Season 1, Episode 4

War Games (25 Sep. 1975)

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Moonbase Alpha is attacked and devastated by warships from a nearby planet. With half of its population dead Alpha can no longer survive. Commander Koenig and Dr. Russel go to the alien ... See full summary »

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Moonbase Alpha is attacked and devastated by warships from a nearby planet. With half of its population dead Alpha can no longer survive. Commander Koenig and Dr. Russel go to the alien world to plead for the survivors, but the inhabitants wish no one to disturb their serene existence. Written by Anonymous

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Cmdr. John Koenig: Where did they come from?
Sandra Benes: There was no indication on the long range scanner.
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26 April 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

The crew of Moonbase Alpha are attacked by alien's as they approach a planet and the base is so badly damaged that it can longer support life which is going to force the crew to evacuate to the planet, when Cmdr. John Koenig (Martin Landau) & Dr. Helena Russell (Barbara Bain) go to the planet to discuss there situation with the alien's they discover that the alien's have developed mind control ability's and that it is the Alpha crew's own fear's that are damaging the moon base and killed so many of the crew. The alien's then release control of Cmdr. John Koenig's & Dr. Helena Russell's mind's which allow's them to realise that the alien's have shown them what will happen if they attack the ship's and so are able to halt the first attack and save the base and all life's but the alien's tell them that they are not allowed to land on the planet.


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