didn't go so well for him
>new character either seems cooler than the main character, or makes moves on his love interest
>new character seems like a pretty decent, likeable person
>by the end of the episode, that character has been revealed as evil all along, and is either incarcerated or dead
It just comes off like the writers are fellating their protagonist. Either that, or getting back at the kid that got that girl they liked in high school.
>aliens are all recolors and copy pastes
>humans have a bunch of differing stances, cultures, philosophies, morals, objectives
>humans have shitloads of different accents and customs
>aliens all sound and act the exact same
humanity in sci fi is fucking cancer, no one ever gives any thought to building up xenos
>aliens with technology advanced enough to travel through space
>system of government never progressed beyond absolute monarchy
Yep! Stardust and random chance mashed together in a corporeal form! Just like me! Like you. Like everything and everyone and everywhere. We are made of nothing very special and we will return there with time. We are eternal, and we we will not last. And now, I take you to, The Weather...
>Aliens live in impractical wacky architecture, because aliens.
When mankind finally makes contact, I'll happily bet their homes have four walls and a roof, because straight lines are easy to fucking build.