Picard

  • Star Trek: Picard End-of-Season Review

    Red alert! Shields up! Spoilers inbound! Last week, Star Trek: Picard came to strange and surprising end as Jean-Luc and his motley crew saved the galaxy and, much more interestingly, exorcised their own personal demons. At least, I think that’s what was happening. It’s been a bizarre season of...
  • Star Trek: Picard Midseason Review

    Time, the fire in which we burn, has flown by and we’re now halfway through the first season of Star Trek: Picard. The series offers our first glimpse at Jean-Luc – or JL – since the TNG movies came to an underwhelming end with Star Trek: Nemesis 18 years...
  • My Thoughts on Star Trek: Picard’s Premiere Episode

    This article contains spoilers for Star Trek: Picard’s first episode.   Star Trek: Picard is trying to maintain a delicate balance. For the first time since 2002’s Star Trek: Nemesis – and the briefest of glimpses in the 2009 reboot – Star Trek’s prime timeline is being pushed forward...
  • My Star Trek Odyssey: Celebrating a Decade of Being a Star Trek Fan

    I don’t remember the first time I saw Star Wars. I don’t know which order I watched the original films or, being of that age, whether it was even The Phantom Menace I saw first. It’s always been there, and I’ve always loved it. To this day, it’s one...
  • My Thoughts on the Star Trek: Picard Trailer

    This past weekend was San Diego Comic-Con and that means trailers, trailers and more trailers. So many trailers in fact that the one you’d usually be incredibly excited about, like the WestWorld trailer for me, gets lost in the barrage and you forget it exists. But one trailer that...
  • Predicting the Story of the Star Trek Picard Series

    The following is pure speculation fuelled by unsubstantiated rumour and is intended to be a bit of fun. Don’t expect my musings to be true, but then again, stranger things have happened… Jean-Luc Picard’s return to Star Trek is fast approaching, with the still untitled ten-episode series starting production...
  • Hopes, Predictions and Questions for Picard’s Return to Star Trek

    Captain Jean-Luc Picard’s epic adventure across the galaxy came to an end 16 years ago with the release of Star Trek: Nemesis, one of my least favourite Star Trek films. Based on its own merits the film’s not actually all that bad (okay, it is pretty rubbish) but it’s regarded as...