Star Trek

  • Casting Captain Pike for Star Trek: Discovery Season 2

    The Enterprise is back! Whether that’s a good thing or a bad thing for Discovery is whole different conversation (that I touch on in this previous article) but The Enterprise brings with it a huge bunch of questions. How big of a role will the ship play in the...
  • Hopes for Star Trek Discovery Season 2

    Just last week Star Trek Discovery’s debut season came to an end with the promise of a lighter tone and new missions for season 2… and then the final scene happened and it looks like we’ll be stuck trying to desperately hold on to nostalgia instead of doing something...
  • Star Trek Discovery has been renewed (and is great)

    It appears Star trek Discovery is doing well. So well it’s been renewed for a second season by CBS. Interactive president and COO Marc DeBevoise announced the renewal in a press release and said that Discovery had been successful in helping launch its streaming service CBS All Access by...
  • I Read The Star Trek Discovery Prequel Novel (So You Don’t Have To)

    Spoilers for episodes 1-5 of Star Trek Discovery and the prequel novel ‘Desperate Hours’. The past few weeks have been a busy and tumultuous time in the Star Trek fandom. Discovery has finally aired and is just as controversial as we all guessed it would be. I’m enjoying the...
  • Star Trek Discovery Has Arrived

    I want to preface this by stating that I’m not a die hard Trekkie but someone who enjoys Star Trek, a lot. I’m not precious about the canon yet I’ve watched every TNG and DS9 episode multiple times and recently watched every series on their addition to Netflix. As...
  • Hopes for Star Trek Discovery

    We are now just a few days away from Star Trek returning to its true home of television with Star Trek Discovery which strikes that balance of eager anticipation and trepidation within fans of the franchise. Personally, I would have preferred a series set even further in the future,...
  • The Best TV Series Finales Ever Made

    Spoilers inbound. If you see the name of a TV show you don’t want spoiled then move on to the next. Being of a long form narrative, television shows are a journey. A journey for the characters we check in with every week and also for us watching the...
  • Is it a mistake for Star Trek Discovery to be a prequel?

    Production on Star Trek Discovery is in full swing and, while there has been no confirmed release date, the show will debut later this year. Science fiction on television and just television in general has changed dramatically since the last Star Trek show, Enterprise, was cancelled in 2005 with...
  • Why Romulans should be the villains of Star Trek 4

    The release of Star Trek Beyond last year brought with it a major surprise: it was actually a really good movie. I’m a big fan of the 2009 reboot and Into Darkness is a fun action flick but even I wasn’t excited for Beyond. The marketing put me off...