Trekcast Episode 116: Inner Light… Kind of.01/16/15
Back for 2015! David Ivy and Vernon Wilmer try to discuss Star Trek The Next Generation: The Inner Light. As always it’s hard to stay on topic and we end up discussing Star Wars, Galaxy Quest, 2010, space Balls and The Inner Light.
Trekcast Episode 115: The land before time.
This week Darren gets every episode name wrong yet still knows what the dudes are called in Savage Curtain.
Trekcast Episode 114: Odo, Nikolai, Wheaton and Pumas!
This week David Ivy and Darren Benjamin take another tour down the nerd worm hole and go completely off topic and just talk about Star Trek. We did find out there might be an episode that Darren hasn’t seen and David had lunch with Worfs Brother.
Trekcast Episode 113: War is not the answer. Or is it?
David hangs with Shatner, Darren forgets an episode and the Trekcast team discusses what would make Star Trek appeal to kids and mass market merchandise. Is it “war”?
Trekcast Episode 112: The Best of Both Worlds pt.2
Darren and David complete their in-depth look at one of the most acclaimed episodes on Star Trek :The Next Generation, The Best of Both Worlds. We break it down scene by thrilling scene. again! We are also joined by Dan Thale: creator of a new Star...
Trekcast Episode 111: The Best of Both Worlds pt.1
Darren returns from the Nexus to join David on an in-depth look at one of the most acclaimed episodes on Star Trek :The Next Generation, The Best of Both Worlds. We break it down scene by thrilling scene. We also get a call in from our old friend...
Trekcast Episode 110: The Music of Star Trek
This week David and Vernon take on the most comprehensive discussion of Star Trek music ever attempted by mortals. The soundtrack to Start Trek is amazing, beautiful and we discover that it’s also very diverse. From Alexander Courage to Jerry...
Trekcast Episode 109: Not so special effects
This week Vernon joins David to discuss Visual Effects throughout the years in Star Trek and how Computer Graphics (CG) have influenced story telling. Is it a good thing or a bad thing? I thing we decided that this new overly digital form of film...
Trekcast Episode 108: Star Trek: Into Discussion
Man, we are divided on this issue? Do you like Star Trek: Into Darkness? Darren Benjamin likes it and David Ivy doesn’t like it and that seems to represent the Star Trek community as a whole. We also start a new segment we call “what Star Trek got...
Trekcast Episode 107: Who’s weirder, Dax or Odo?
Whoa, did we nerd out this week? No topic planned, no show notes, nothing. Darren Benjamin and David Ivy just turned on the microphones and let the geek fly! From Trills to Changelings, from Grays to little known Star Trek characters. This is why we...
Trekcast Episode 106: Before Star Trek, there was nothing.
This week we delve into the Star Trek fandom and nerdom. Did Star Trek write the book on this level of fandom and why can we so passionate about Trek? We are pleased to be joined by Star Trek author, actor, editor, archivist, consultant, interviewer,...
Trekcast Episode 105: Star Trek Reality show?
What is the next, next generation of Star Trek going to be? A gig, deep, Game of Thrones style show with violence and thirty characters that is hard to follow, a kids show with a talking prairie dog or a reality show about a bunch of fans making a fan...
Trekcast Episode 104: What happens to the crew? Pt.2
Part two in our “what happened to the characters” after the shows. This episode we cover Deep Space Nine, Voyager and Enterprise. David steps in Star Trek poop by suggesting that Star Trek might have improved AFTER Gene Roddenberry’s involvement…...
Trekcast Episode 103: What happens to the crew? Pt.1
What happens to our heroes after the show stops airing? Does Riker become a baker? Does Spock become a door to door salesmen? We ask the important questions in this weeks episode of Trekcast! Also this week we learn that David saw a Star Trek The Next...
Trekcast Episode 102: The Klingon Episodes!
We review all the Klingon episodes! Well at least the ones we remembered. ENTERPRISE: Broken Bow Affliction [...]
Trekcast Supplemental Episode 33: How did you become a Trekkie?
Darren, Jeef and Paul learn about each other and their own bodies in this very special, coming of age episode of Trekcast. I just through up a little writing that sentence. We do in fact learn how our heroes became Trekkies and follow their path to...
Trekcast Episode 101: The Women of Star Trek!
Hot or not? Returning guest host Vernon Wilmer and David (Tommy) Ivy rate all the women of Star Trek throughout the years. Don’t fear, we also delve deeply into their collective contributions to the show and society… This aint just a beauty contest....
Trekcast Episode 100: A Long Strange Trip!
5 Years and 100 episodes. We’ve decided to read some email and answer the big Star Trek questions. What kind of series should come next, should there be one, is there a place for spirituality and mush more. Lets start on the next 100 episodes!
Trekcast Episode 99: Collecting Star Trek
Why do we feel the desire to collect merchandise from franchises like Star Trek and others that we love so much? Are we hoarders? Do we just need to be around it? We may never know for sure but the Trekcast crew delved into it this week. We also...
Trekcast Episode 98: Actors not Aliens:(
Unfortunately the actors on Star Trek are just that: Actors. As much as we (I) wanted them to be aliens and Starfleet personnel. I discovered all this at the 2013 Star Trek Convention when I went to see the Deep Space Nine panel and discovered a bunch...
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