Before we jump into the third and final season of Star Trek: Picard, Addell and I thought we would bring you a special episode looking back at the best episodes of Star Trek in 2022. With the help of a few listeners we came to a consensus and narrow it down to ten favorites with one honorable mention. We’re also going to include several of our listeners comments on their favorite episodes. Following that, we’ll share what we’re hoping from Picard this season. Finally, we’ll end things with a roundup of the latest in Star Trek news. Enjoy! Continue reading An Age of Discovery Special Episode – Top 10 Star Trek Episodes of 2022
Hey everyone! I’ve said it before, we got a lot of Star Trek last year. From the second half of DISCOVERY’s Season Four, to PICARD Season Two, STRANGE NEW WORLDS’ smash inaugural season, Season Three for LOWER DECKS, and the remaining two thirds of PRODIGY’s first season we saw more Star Trek than anyone has every seen in a single calendar year. That was A LOT!! Continue reading What were your Top Ten episodes of Star Trek in 2022?
A list of the Star Trek artists we lost in 2022. Continue reading In Memoriam: Star Trek Artists We Lost in 2022
“Coming Home” delivers the biggest ending to a Discovery season the series has ever offered. The series finished off with a closure to the season arc with a crescendo that paid off on most of what the show had laid … Continue reading Discovery S4, E13 – “Coming Home” & Picard S2, E3 – “Assimilation”
The Discovery goes on an away mission in search for some insights to the 10-C while Book and Tarka play hide and seek aboard the ship. Over on Picard, we reboot or ignore everything that upset fans about Season One while delivering an intriguing episode.
It been almost 30 years since two live action Star Trek series were running at the same time. We cover both episodes in the double-sized episode. Enjoy. Continue reading Discovery S4, E11 – “Rosetta” & Picard S2, E1 – “The Star Gazer”
In “The Galactic Barrier” we see the Discovery embark on a critical first contact mission beyond the edge of known space. Reaching out to engage the 10-C becomes more important when its discovered that this new, more powerful DMA has repositioned itself in the Alpha Quadrant near the Earth and Ni’Var. But will their mission be seen as a peaceful attempt to connect with a stranger or will it be considered a hostile act? Also, will Captain Burnham and President Rillak be able to develop their own lines of communication as they figure the best way to lead this mission? We cover all this and share our thoughts about the upcoming second season of Star Trek: Picard. Continue reading Star Trek: Discovery S4, E10 – “The Galactic Barrier”
Book and Tarka are hellbent on destroying the DMA. Burnham and the Discovery are in hot pursuit to stop. With Commander Nhan joining the journey as the final authority on achieving the mission’s objectives, we have a potentially volatile situation. In our analysis of “Rubicon” we look at the effectiveness of this episode. Continue reading Star Trek: Discovery S4, E9 – “Rubicon”
Returning from a six-week hiatus, Discovery delivers a winning hand with “All In.” A casino on the fringe of Federation territory is where we find ourselves. It almost feels like we’re back at Quark’s! Plus, we see the debut of … Continue reading Star Trek: Discovery S4, E8 – “All In”
This is a giant-size edition of Age of Discovery as we break down “…But to Connect.” Big things happened during the course of this episode. Some of those things are going to have huge impact on the crew of Discovery. We have a lot to say about them. Continue reading Star Trek: Discovery S4, E7 – “…But to Connect”
Episode Six, “Stormy Weather,” is a bottle episode in more ways than one. The Discovery becomes trapped in a subspace void created by the DMA. Even though Captain Burnham must find a way to escape the rift before it collapses in on itself, disintegrating everyone caught inside. Michael has to fight the growing despair growing as every effort to find a way out results in failure.
As always, we’ll summarize the plot of the episode and share our observations. Following all of that, we’ll provide an overview of recent Star Trek news. Continue reading Star Trek: Discovery S4, E6 – “Stormy Weather”