Star Trek: Discovery S4, E2 – “Anomaly”

Following the destruction of Kweijian, everyone – Federation and non-Federation planets alike – are on edge. They fear their fate could resemble that of Kweijian if steps aren’t taken to find out what this gigantic gravitational distortion truly is. But for Cleveland Booker, the cost for not knowing what this anomaly is has been too high. It cost hime the family he just reconnected with. It cost him his nephew. The fate of the known universe hangs in the balance. But for Book, it’s so much more personal. Continue reading Star Trek: Discovery S4, E2 – “Anomaly”

Star Trek: Discovery S4, E1 – “Kobayashi Maru”

With this additional weekly episode, we’re breaking down “Kobayashi Maru,” the Season Four premiere episode of Star Trek: Discovery.

In the episode we see an emboldened Federation rebuilding itself. The President is taking on a more public profile following the elimination of the threat from Emerald Chain, Starfleet Academy graduates its first class of cadets in more than a century, and Captain Michael Burnham and her Discovery crew are sent on a mission to recruit former Federation members back into the fold. But there is an unforeseen danger cutting a path of destruction through the galaxy like a hot knife through butter. Our heroes will be confronted by a mysterious space anomaly that destroys everything in its path.

As usual, we’ll summarize the plot, share our reactions and discuss our analysis of the episode. Following all of that, we’ll end with recent Star Trek news. Continue reading Star Trek: Discovery S4, E1 – “Kobayashi Maru”

Star Trek: Discovery, S3 Ep. 8 – “The Sanctuary”

Today on Star Trek: Age of Discovery we dive into “The Sanctuary,” episode eight for Season 3 of Star Trek: Discovery.

“The Sanctuary” takes the Discovery crew to Book’s homeworld of Kwejian to help rescue it from Osyraa, the intimidating leader of the Emerald Chain. Meanwhile, Stamets and Adira continue their search for valuable information on the origin of The Burn. Continue reading Star Trek: Discovery, S3 Ep. 8 – “The Sanctuary”

Star Trek: Discovery S3 E1 – “That Hope Is You, Part 1”

Welcome to Star Trek: Age of Discovery. Today, we’re going to breakdown the Season 3 premiere of Star Trek: Discovery, “That Hope Is You, Part 1.”

The crew of the Discovery had planned to travel 930 years into the future to nullify a threat to all life posed by the AI, Control. However, after emerging out the wormhole, Michael Burnham finds herself separated from the ship and in a strange new world where the Federation is a pale form of the interstellar organization she knew. Continue reading Star Trek: Discovery S3 E1 – “That Hope Is You, Part 1”