BSTV Mr Robot Awards Ceremony

Posted on Thursday, Jan 30, 2020
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Show Notes

Mr Robot Awards Ceremony

Categories

Best season

Scott

  • Runner Up 1: Season 3
  • Runner Up 2: Season 1
  • Winner: Season 4

Vic

  • Runner Up 1: Season 1
  • Runner Up 2: Season 3
  • Winner: Season 4

Best Main Character

Scott

  • Runner Up 1: Mr Robot
  • Runner Up 2: Elliot
  • Winner: Darlene

Vic

  • Runner Up 1: Mr Robot
  • Runner Up 2: Darlene
  • Winner: Elliot/Mastermind

Best Supporting Character

Scott

  • Runner Up 1: Krista
  • Runner Up 2: Vera
  • Winner: Trenton and Mobley

Vic

  • Runner Up 1: Vera
  • Runner Up 2: Irving
  • Winner: Leon

Best Opening

Scott

  • Runner Up 1: Hello Friend S01E01
  • Runner Up 2: “We don’t have to talk”
  • Winner: Knight Rider

Vic

  • Runner Up 1: S2E6 The Sitcom Episode
  • Runner Up 2: Knight Rider
  • Winner: Hello Friend S01E01

Best Scene

Scott

  • Runner Up 1: Elliot gets pushed off the pier onto the rocks
  • Runner Up 2: Dark Army shoots a wonderful late night cafe
  • Winner: Virtual Realty break in

Vic

  • Runner Up 1: The virtual realty break in Sequence
  • Runner Up 2: the police chase after the break in
  • Winner: Elliot coming to terms with childhood abuse with Vera and Krista

Best Plot Twist

Scott

  • Runner Up 1: Flipper s#^+s the bed
  • Runner Up 2: “I am your father”
  • Winner: The original Mr Robot/Elliot reveal.

Vic

  • Runner Up 1: The fact that he’d been in prison most of season 2
  • Runner Up 2: Stage 2 during season 3.
  • Winner: The original Mr Robot/Elliot reveal.

Favorite Episode

Scott

  • Runner Up 1: “eps3.6_fredrick+tanya.chk” - trenton and mobley die
  • Runner Up 2: “eps2.8_h1dden-pr0cess.axx” – dark army shoots up a diner
  • Winner: It’s Okay We don’t have to talk

Vic

  • Runner Up 1: It’s Okay We don’t have to talk
  • Runner Up 2: the sitcom episode from season 2
  • Winner: Elliot coming to terms with childhood abuse with Vera and Krista

Best Unexpected Violent Death

Scott

  • Runner Up 1: Trenton and Mobley
  • Runner Up 2: The DA shooting up a diner to get Darlene, Cisco & Dom
  • Winner: Santiago role plays firewood with an axe to the chest

Vic

  • Runner Up 1: The DA shooting up a diner to get Darlene, Cisco & Dom
  • Runner Up 2: Darlene killing Susan Jacobs with the taser
  • Winner: Santiago role plays firewood with an axe to the chest

Best Stylistic moment or episode (Episodes that stray from traditional TV storytelling)

Scott

  • Runner Up 1: 407 Proxy Authentication Required (The reveal about Elliot’s father)
  • Runner Up 2: “eps2.1_k3rnel-pan1c.ksd” - Elliot drinks concrete
  • Winner: 405 Method Not Allowed (we don’t have to talk)

Vic

  • Runner Up 1: eps2.4_m4ster-s1ave.aes (the sitcom episode)
  • Runner Up 2: 407 Proxy Authentication Required (The reveal about Elliot’s father)
  • Winner: 405 Method Not Allowed (we don’t have to talk)

Most unlikely hero moments

Scott

  • Runner Up 1: Dom & Lucky Irish Bastard own two DA Enforcement squads
  • Runner Up 2: Irving axes the FBI guy, which is both wonderful and terrible.
  • Winner: Leon stabs a dude in the bunghole.

Vic

  • Runner Up 1: Krista Stabbing Vera
  • Runner Up 2: Darlene mass redistributing the DA wealth
  • Winner: Dom & Lucky Irish Bastard own two DA Enforcement squads

Biggest Unresolved Loose Ends (Things we still wonder about)

Scott

  • Runner Up 1: All the stupid side characters like Irving. Why? What’s their deal?
  • Runner Up 2: White Rose’s machine
  • Winner: What’s the real Elliot really like????

Vic

  • Runner Up 1: What’s the real Elliot really like????
  • Runner Up 2: Tyrell Wellick
  • Winner: White Rose’s machine

Best Resolved Story Lines or Character Arcs

Scott

  • Runner Up 1: Janice died. I approved.
  • Runner Up 2: Dom sleeps on the plane. A steroid man glares angrily.
  • Winner: Elliot and Darlene’s relationship.

Vic

  • Runner Up 1: Elliot and Darlene’s relationship.
  • Runner Up 2: Dom Sleeps on the plane.
  • Winner: Elliots DID origin and reintegration.

Best Mr. Robot podcast

Scott

  • Runner Up 1: Bubblesort TV
  • Runner Up 2: Bubblesort TV
  • Winner: Bubblesort TV

Vic

  • Runner Up 1: Bubblesort TV
  • Runner Up 2: Bubblesort TV
  • Winner: Bubblesort TV

Best USA network show called Mr. Robot

Scott

  • Runner Up 1: Mr. Robot
  • Runner Up 2: Mr. Robot
  • Winner: Mr. Robot

Vic

  • Runner Up 1: Mr. Robot
  • Runner Up 2: Mr. Robot
  • Winner: Mr. Robot

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Hosts

Scott Willsey

Scott Willsey

Scott is an old school semiconductor industry professional, and is a host of many now defunct podcasts as well as some current episodes of BubbleSort TV. In his spare time, he does a lot of work on his iPad and his Mac, which you can read about at ScottWillsey.com. He also, sadly, writes odd-sounding autobiographies like this one.

Vic Hudson

Vic Hudson

Vic is the host of the App Story Podcast and cohost of most things BubbleSort.