Rigellians are a race in the Galaxy. They are known for their mating practices. Their planet is the home assorted flora and fauna including Putrunia a form of Rigellan Stench Blossum (Perennia Halitosia), the Rigelian Piranha-toad and Rigelleian Waterfowl a creature known for its tight sphinctoid.
Behind the scenesEdit
Of course the references to Rigellian appear to be yet another, Star Trek reference, in Star Trek: The Motion Picture, the Rigellians are a race of sentient turtless. Other races known as Rigellians also appear in other science fiction series including Star Wars comics and the Simpsons. If it was a reference to latter, 'Rigellian style' could be a reference to 'Tentacle porn'.
The race name comes from the star Rigel (Beta Orionis), the brighest star in the Orion constellation, which is a popular setting in science fiction.