|Strapped in? Good, it's going to be a nerdy ride.|
|Genetic super-men, sleeper ships,|
mode 7 graphics, truly, the mid-90's
was a era of technological wonders.
|Let me repeat: gold fishnet bodysuits.|
The plan now is to spackle over the continuity issues with a goddamn comic book. They pulled this shit back in '09 with not one, but two series about Nero, the villain from Star Trek: The Rebootening...although neither tie-in explained Nero's motivations beyond 'he's crazy and evil' so I don't know what the point was.
|"Soon, I will have my revenge for uh...whatever it is you did to me..."|
-Chandler in episode 24: The One
Where Khan Moves in Next Door
I know it's just a movie, and that being consistent with Trek canon probably isn't as important to the writers as making an entertaining movie, but holy shit, if you need tie-in material to plug your plot holes, you're doing something wrong.
|Hey, how about a comic book explaining where Admiral Marcus|
got the uniforms for his crew? I mean they were a rogue faction of Starfleet,
did he take the time to design little outfits for them to wear while instigat-
|-oh, well I guess that makes sense...|
(extra nerd credit if you get that)