Jenna and Cally continue to spearhead the Blake's 7 spin-offs, giving Jan Chappell and Sally Knyvette another chance to tell us how happy they are with this development after being stuck aboard The Liberator for most of their time on television. Brian Croucher also returns as Travis - in fact, the first story Andromeda One is dedicated to him. Performances throughout are good, but Jake Fairbrother as Yovak is noticeably bad. Other performances are better, all delivered with a broad country accent – after all this is set on a farming planet. I always found the 'second' Travis to be a fascinating character - on the run from the Federation, at constant loggerheads with Blake and co. It's almost possible to sympathise with the errant Space Commander. His story here is a good, solid one - an accolade that could be given to all three tales in this set. Jenna stakes centre stage with the interesting Fallout, and she shares the stage with Cally for the final, and possibly best tale, The Enemy; in this one, the partnership is severely tested because Jenna ... just isn't herself.
A bit of friction between the regulars is welcome, and certainly captures something of the spirit of the TV show. Speaking of which, I wonder how 'best mates' Tarrant and Vila are getting on ...?
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