B5 Cosplay site on Tumblr!

By ISA Office of Public Information on Thursday, October, 6th 2016 in Articles from the Community, Community News

Bob from Wisconsin just posted this site to one of the Babylon 5 Facebook groups, and I thought it was worthy of mentioning on the site: a Tumblr for Babylon 5 cosplay! The blog has been going for a while, and as a result contains some great costumes and makeup by dedicated fans around the …

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For Writing and Life: Who are You?

By ISA Office of Public Information on Thursday, September, 25th 2014 in Articles from the Community

In the TV show Babylon 5 there are four questions that are central to the series’ theme, and that are asked by different characters throughout the story: Who are you? What do you want? Why are you here? Where are you going? In this blog series, I want to cover each question individually – what …

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Remembering The Silly B5 Quote Conversation

By ISA Office of Public Information on Sunday, September, 14th 2014 in Articles from the Community

Who of us remembers The B5 Silly Quote Conversation? In the days before Facebook, faithful fan Jan M Schroeder started this thread (or conversation) on the JMS News Website (you can get to it via our Jump Point section), which is still running and has reached 491 pages and 7,360 individual posts! Don’t you think …

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Storytelling Tips from Babylon 5: Fantasy Creatures and Alien Species

By ISA Office of Public Information on Monday, September, 8th 2014 in Articles from the Community

This is part of a series about storytelling techniques for epic fantasy. I’m drawing my examples from the 1990s sci-fi TV show Babylon 5. If you’ve never seen it, that shouldn’t affect the validity or usefulness of my storytelling tips. If you do want to see the show, you can probably find it on Netflix or the …

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Long-Time Fan Interview: Tim

By ISA Office of Public Information on Tuesday, September, 2nd 2014 in Articles from the Community

Another long-time fan (a first one) who is very enthusiastic about Babylon5 is Tim. He has watched the show from quite a young age, so he has been a fan for most of his life! And without any further ado, I present his Fan interview!   So, a little bit about me. Hi, I’m Tim, …

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Storytelling Tips from Babylon 5: Ending an Epic

By ISA Office of Public Information on Friday, August, 29th 2014 in Articles from the Community

This is part of a series about storytelling techniques for epic fantasy. I’m drawing my examples from the 1990s sci-fi TV show Babylon 5. If you’ve never seen it, that shouldn’t affect the validity or usefulness of my storytelling tips. If you do want to see the show, you can probably find it on Netflix or …

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Fan Interview – Annette

By ISA Office of Public Information on Sunday, August, 24th 2014 in Articles from the Community

Annette, much like me, is a fan who is not exactly “new”, but she hasn’t been a fan from the very beginning either.  Many of the fans I have become acquainted with over the past year can make this particular claim – Not First Ones, but ordinary flesh and blood folks, fighting in the Army …

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Long-time Fan Interview: Michael

By ISA Office of Public Information on Monday, August, 18th 2014 in Articles from the Community

As well as attracting new fans, Babylon 5 is a show that has the ability to keep the interest of long time fans, even those that have been watching from the very first time it aired (the First Ones, I like to call them). Many long time fans have rewatched the show over and over …

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New Fan Interview: Dave

By ISA Office of Public Information on Monday, August, 11th 2014 in Articles from the Community

Following on from my interview with Ems last week, another new fan that I had the chance to interview recently is Dave. David Heron, who is called Dave by his friends, is 25 and from Dublin. He is a lifetime lover of Sci-Fi Shows. He started with Star Trek: TNG and then continued to watch …

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New Fan Interview: Ems

By ISA Office of Public Information on Wednesday, August, 6th 2014 in Articles from the Community

One of the strengths of Babylon 5 is that it has characters and themes that remain as relevant today as when it first aired.  For this reason, it has a unique ability to attract and engross new fans, such as Ems, who started watching the show in February of 2014 and has now almost completed …

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