BEST EPISODE “CQB” ( 1.04): Team Holden makes a pulsepounding escape from a Martian warship.
MOST UNEXPECTED SPECIAL EFFECT The Angel Moroni statue tethered to the spaceship LDSS Nauvoo has to be one of the most extraordinary images in the show.
THE BASICS This first season is based on Leviathan Wakes, the first book in James SA Corey’s The Expanse series, though Chrisjen Avasarala’s debut has been brought forward from the second book.
DID YOU SPOT? In “Back To The Butcher” ( 1.05) Miller visits a nightclub called Tech Noir, which was also the name of a nightclub in The Terminator.
BEST MOMENT In “Salvage” ( 1.08), Miller and Team Holden’s storylines converge in a bloody, brutal battle in a scuzzy hotel foyer on Eros.