Star Trek Discover's Finale, "Such Sweet Sorrow," squashed any theories connecting Control to the Borg.
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That's a good thing - no one asked for a Borg origin story.
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But that doesn't make the glaring similarities between the two villains go away.
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The nanites, Leland's sassimilation, and their desire to take over the universe all evoked the Borg.
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Don't even get us started on "Struggle is pointless."
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But if none of those things meant a Borg storyline, they just make Leland and Control kind of unoriginal and less compelling.
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Thank goodness for magnets, eh?
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