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* MediumAwareness: Data ranting about when "this fucking scene is gonna be finally over" right in the first scene.

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* MediumAwareness: Data ranting about when "this how "it's time this fucking scene is gonna be finally over" comes to an end" right in the first scene.

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* MediumAwareness: Data ranting about when "this fucking scene is gonna be finally over" right in the first scene.


''Sinnlos im Weltraum'' (''Pointless in Space'') is a GermanLanguage GagDub of ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration''. Created from [[TheNineties 1995 to 1997]] by [[ReclusiveArtist Peter M. and a changing cast consisting of his friends, providing additional voices]], it has by now reached [[MemeticMutation a legendary status]] within the German internet community, spawning several {{Spiritual Successor}}s.

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''Sinnlos im Weltraum'' (''Pointless in Space'') is a GermanLanguage UsefulNotes/GermanLanguage GagDub of ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration''. Created from [[TheNineties 1995 to 1997]] by [[ReclusiveArtist Peter M. and a changing cast consisting of his friends, providing additional voices]], it has by now reached [[MemeticMutation a legendary status]] within the German internet community, spawning several {{Spiritual Successor}}s.



* TropeMaker: For {{Gag Dub}}s, as least as far as the GermanLanguage internet is concerned.

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* TropeMaker: For {{Gag Dub}}s, as least as far as the GermanLanguage UsefulNotes/GermanLanguage internet is concerned.


* IncrediblyLamePun: Counselor Troi tends to be called the ''Kanzler'' (''Chancellor''). This is no allusion to [[TheChancellorsOfGermany Angela Merkel]] though, [=SiW=] was created long before her election.

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* IncrediblyLamePun: Counselor Troi tends to be called the ''Kanzler'' (''Chancellor''). This is no allusion to [[TheChancellorsOfGermany [[UsefulNotes/TheChancellorsOfGermany Angela Merkel]] though, [=SiW=] was created long before her election.

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* ShoutOut: The name of the series might be a reference to ''Film/SilentRunning'', whose German title is ''Lautlos im Weltraum'' ("Soundless in Space").

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** Picard himself has a wide assortment of phrases (mostly of the vulgar kind), so it's hard to pick a specific catchphrase. However, he uses the word ''Junge'' (boy) several times in each episode. When talking to subordinates, superiors, males, females, alien entities - absolutely any- and everybody.


* ViolenceIsTheOnlyOption: Picard threatens just about ''everyone'' to beat him or her up. (Due to the restrictions given by the source material though, we [[InformedAbility never see him actually doing this]].)

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* ViolenceIsTheOnlyOption: Picard threatens just about ''everyone'' ''everyone,'' to beat him or her up. (Due to the restrictions given by the source material though, we [[InformedAbility never see him actually doing this]].)


* CrossDressingVoices: All voice actors are male, so this is the case for the female characters by default.



* KeepCirculatingTheTapes: This is how the popularity of [=SiW=] started, before internet distribution was a viable option.



* ReclusiveArtist: Not much is known about the creators. Fans managed to make contact to only a few. Perhaps this is an OldShame to some of them.



* TalkingToHimself: Often the case, given that there were only three voice actors maximum at the same time.


''Sinnlos im Weltraum'' (''Pointless in Space'') is a GermanLanguage GagDub of ''StarTrekTheNextGeneration''. Created from [[TheNineties 1995 to 1997]] by [[ReclusiveArtist Peter M. and a changing cast consisting of his friends, providing additional voices]], it has by now reached [[MemeticMutation a legendary status]] within the German internet community, spawning several {{Spiritual Successor}}s.

Like its [[StarTrekTNG source material]], it chronicles the adventures of Captain Jean-Luc Picard and his crew on the ''USS Enterprise'' - except that Picard is [[ViolenceIsTheOnlyOption dangerously violent]], Riker [[TooDumbToLive incredibly stupid]], and Worf [[ManChild overly child-like]], to name just a few of the deliberate {{Character Derailment}}s the humour mainly relies on.

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''Sinnlos im Weltraum'' (''Pointless in Space'') is a GermanLanguage GagDub of ''StarTrekTheNextGeneration''.''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration''. Created from [[TheNineties 1995 to 1997]] by [[ReclusiveArtist Peter M. and a changing cast consisting of his friends, providing additional voices]], it has by now reached [[MemeticMutation a legendary status]] within the German internet community, spawning several {{Spiritual Successor}}s.

Like its [[StarTrekTNG [[Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration source material]], it chronicles the adventures of Captain Jean-Luc Picard and his crew on the ''USS Enterprise'' - except that Picard is [[ViolenceIsTheOnlyOption dangerously violent]], Riker [[TooDumbToLive incredibly stupid]], and Worf [[ManChild overly child-like]], to name just a few of the deliberate {{Character Derailment}}s the humour mainly relies on.


* SpiritualSuccessor: ''WebVideo/LordOfTheWeed'', as well as the ''Film/HarryPotter'' {{Gag Dub}}s by WebOriginal/{{Coldmirror}}.

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* SpiritualSuccessor: ''WebVideo/LordOfTheWeed'', as well as the ''Film/HarryPotter'' {{Gag Dub}}s by WebOriginal/{{Coldmirror}}.Creator/{{Coldmirror}}.

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''Sinnlos im Weltraum'' (''Pointless in Space'') is a GermanLanguage GagDub of ''StarTrekTheNextGeneration''. Created from [[TheNineties 1995 to 1997]] by [[ReclusiveArtist Peter M. and a changing cast consisting of his friends, providing additional voices]], it has by now reached [[MemeticMutation a legendary status]] within the German internet community, spawning several {{Spiritual Successor}}s.

Like its [[StarTrekTNG source material]], it chronicles the adventures of Captain Jean-Luc Picard and his crew on the ''USS Enterprise'' - except that Picard is [[ViolenceIsTheOnlyOption dangerously violent]], Riker [[TooDumbToLive incredibly stupid]], and Worf [[ManChild overly child-like]], to name just a few of the deliberate {{Character Derailment}}s the humour mainly relies on.

The lip sync is often incredibly good for an amateur work.
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!!''Sinnlos im Weltraum'' features examples of:

* AccentOnTheWrongSyllable: Some of the guest characters do this, combined with SesquipedalianLoquaciousness.
* AllWomenAreLustful: All female crew members seem to be horny all the time. Might have something to do with the fact that all the males consider them [[HollywoodHomely unattractive]].
* DeadpanSnarker: Picard.
* CatchPhrase: Several.
** Riker: ''Raff ich net.'' (''I don't get it.'') and ''Ich will auch mal der Captain sein.'' (''I want to be Captain too.'')
** Geordi: ''Oder wie oder was?'' (see VerbalTic)
** Worf (and apparently Klingons in general): ''Ihr seid alle so bös!'' (''You are all so mean!'')
* CampGay: Daniel (Q)
* CharacterDerailment: Deliberate. The main source of humour.[[invoked]]
* CrossDressingVoices: All voice actors are male, so this is the case for the female characters by default.
* GermanHumour
* IncrediblyLamePun: Counselor Troi tends to be called the ''Kanzler'' (''Chancellor''). This is no allusion to [[TheChancellorsOfGermany Angela Merkel]] though, [=SiW=] was created long before her election.
* ManChild: Worf.
* MustHaveCaffeine: Picard is crazy about black hot coffee.
* KeepCirculatingTheTapes: This is how the popularity of [=SiW=] started, before internet distribution was a viable option.
* RidiculouslyHumanRobots: In spite of being an android, Data can't even perform the simplest mathematical procedures (like adding together single digit numbers) correctly.
* ReclusiveArtist: Not much is known about the creators. Fans managed to make contact to only a few. Perhaps this is an OldShame to some of them.
* SesquipedalianLoquaciousness: Some of the guest characters do this, combined with AccentOnTheWrongSyllable.
* SpiritualSuccessor: ''WebVideo/LordOfTheWeed'', as well as the ''Film/HarryPotter'' {{Gag Dub}}s by WebOriginal/{{Coldmirror}}.
* TalkingToHimself: Often the case, given that there were only three voice actors maximum at the same time.
* TechnoBabble: Although the dialogues are much more silly and colloquial than in the source material, this trope also gets parodied sometimes.
* TooDumbToLive: Riker!
* TrademarkFavoriteFood: Gummi bears for Worf, hot black coffee for Picard.
* TropeMaker: For {{Gag Dub}}s, as least as far as the GermanLanguage internet is concerned.
* UnbuiltTrope: ''What is so special about a GagDub'', you may ask, ''there are TONS of these in the Internet.'' Keep in mind that this one was [[OlderThanTheyThink already created in the Nineties]], only using a plain old [[TechnologyMarchesOn (well, at that time cutting edge)]] [=VCR=]. It was initially just for the personal pleasure of the creators, with no plans for further distribution, internet or [[KeepCirculatingTheTapes otherwise]].
* TheUnintelligible: The female Cardassian.
* VerbalTic: Geordi's ''Oder wie oder was?'' (''Or how or what?'')
* ViolenceIsTheOnlyOption: Picard threatens just about ''everyone'' to beat him or her up. (Due to the restrictions given by the source material though, we [[InformedAbility never see him actually doing this]].)
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