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Polymorph - S3-E3

Continuity mistake: At the end of the episode, the second Polymorph changes from Lister back to its original form. As this happens, the background changes completely. (00:25:35)

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Queeg - S2-E5

Continuity mistake: When Rimmer asks Queeq what article 5 is, Queeq is facing slightly to the left. The camera angle changes and he is then facing straight forward. (00:08:25)

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Pete (1) - S8-E6

Continuity mistake: As Norman Lovett points out in the commentary, when the Cat shoots in the basketball game, the ball wasn't going anywhere near the basket. The angle the ball lands in the net in the next shot is completely different as well. (00:06:10)

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Timeslides - S3-E5

Continuity mistake: When we see the photo of the skiers, there are no boxes in front of the screen. When the shot changes, two boxes have appeared which Rimmer and Lister use as steps. (00:07:20)

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Stasis Leak - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When Lister puts his hand under his arm pit, his locks move from behind his back to over his right shoulder in one cut, and then back again. (00:18:00)

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Pete (1) - S8-E6

Continuity mistake: When the T-Rex appears, Bob is just behind Rimmer, yet in the next shot, he is gone. (00:25:50)

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Krytie TV - S8-E5

Continuity mistake: The amount of hair on the soap changes from when Lister puts it on to when he removes it. (00:24:25 - 00:26:45)

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Confidence and Paranoia - S1-E5

Continuity mistake: When confidence explodes outside the ship, a helmet appears on the walkway which was not there earlier in the scene. (00:26:50)

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Stasis Leak - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When the Cat attacks the 'dog' in the hotel, between shots it changes position as he jumps on it. (00:22:20)

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Legion - S6-E2

Continuity mistake: When Kryten shows Rimmer the space weevil at the start of the episode, the shot changes and Kryten is facing the other way. (00:01:40)

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The End - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When Rimmer leaves for his exam, his bedsheet is hanging over the edge of his bed. When the shot cuts back to Lister, it is not overhanging any more. (00:14:20)

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Quarantine - S5-E4

Continuity mistake: Just before Dr. Lanstrom appears, Kryten is standing behind Lister. In the next shot, he has moved much further away from him, then moves back and forth between shots. (00:06:40)

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Demons & Angels - S5-E5

Continuity mistake: When Lister is sent flying when the crates explode, his hat falls off, but when he sits up he is still wearing it. It then falls off again when the low Lister spits at him, yet he is still wearing it when he rolls away. (00:13:50)

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The Last Day - S3-E6

Continuity mistake: When Kryten takes the invitation from the skutter, he picks it up with his right hand. In the next shot it has jumped to his left hand. (00:10:20)

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Nanarchy - S7-E8

Continuity mistake: At the end of the guitar 'duet' Lister is looking down, then in the next shot his head is tilted back before he throws his head forwards. (00:02:10)

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Ouroboros - S7-E3

Continuity mistake: When Kochanski steps forwards to ask if Lister can fill up the tube, the hologram Lister and the Cat are stood behind her. In the next shot they have vanished. (00:11:30)

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Legion - S6-E2

Continuity mistake: When Lister says there are no life signs, after Starbug docks on the facility, Rimmer is stood with his arms straight. In the next shot he has his hands on his hips. (00:08:30)

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Dimension Jump - S4-E5

Continuity mistake: At the start of the episode when young Rimmer is hanging from the tree, his arms are by his sides. In the next shot his left arm is bent at the elbow. (00:01:00)

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Justice - S4-E3

Continuity mistake: Lister's hair moves from behind his head to infront of his shoulder during the scene when the Cat activates the thaw process. (00:04:15)

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Queeg - S2-E5

Continuity mistake: At the end of the chess game, the layout of the pieces shows the first three moves of the game. As the game obviously had more moves than this, the chess board graphic was wrong. (00:25:40)

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