Fans of NBC’s Community already know the sordid story of Inspector Spacetime, the in-show Doctor Who parody enacted by lovable nerd-geeks Troy and Abed.

For the uninitiated, here’s the short version: There was a particular episode of Community in which they showed a live action version of Inspector Spacetime. The title character was played by actor Travis Richey, who attempted to produce a real-life Inspector Spacetime via Kickstarter. Didn’t work. NBC’s lawyers ex-ter-min-ated the effort shortly after it began. So Richey, wise to the ways of fan outcry and parody, renamed his project. The official title is Untitled Web Series About a Space Traveler Who Can Also Travel Through Time, a name generic enough to rally fans and repel NBC’s lawyers.

Here is the fruit of that effort:

[via /Film]

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