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DT040: Star Trek Discovery “Drastic Measures” and Star Trek The Original Series “The Conscience of the King” Review

9/14/2018
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In this episode, we take a look at the second Star Trek Discovery novel, "Drastic Measures", written by Dayton Ward. We also dive into the Star Trek: The Original Series episode from which it is derived, "The Conscience of the King".

Duration:00:55:38

DT039: Star Trek Discovery “Succession” #4 and Star Trek The Animated Series “Beyond The Farthest Star” Review

8/28/2018
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In this episode, we talk about huge Star Trek news, including Spock casting and the trouble with Star Trek 4’s casting. We finish things up with our double-header review of IDW’s Star Trek Discovery “Succession” Issue 4, and our last pilot/first episode review with Star Trek The Animated Series “Beyond the Farthest Star.”

Duration:00:55:22

DT038: Star Trek Enterprise “Broken Bow”

8/7/2018
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We talk about some major Star Trek news coming out of Star Trek Las Vegas 2018, most notably Patrick Stewart's return to Star Trek! After wrapping up recent Star Trek news, we dive into our review of the first Star Trek Enterprise episode, “Broken Bow”.

Duration:00:54:52

DT037: Star Trek Discovery Succession #3 Review

7/24/2018
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SDCC is here! We take the better part of this episode to discuss Star Trek Discovery news coming out of San Diego Comic Con 2018! In addition to the cavalcade of news coming from San Diego, we give a review of the third Succession comic from IDW.

Duration:00:39:50

DT036: Star Trek Discovery “Desperate Hours” Book Review

7/17/2018
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In this episode, we take a look at the first Star Trek Discovery novel, “Desperate Hours”, written by David Mack. Join in and get the details on the adventure that takes place one year prior to “The Vulcan Hello”, with a very special appearance from that “other” ship!

Duration:00:38:01

DT035: Star Trek Voyager “Caretaker”

7/10/2018
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In this weeks episode, we talk about the first story of Star Trek Voyager, “Caretaker”. We chat about our first impressions of our beloved Voyager crew, and also give our thoughts on the events that led to the long journey home. In addition, we also talk a bit about the news of Alex Kurtzman’s five-year deal and spin-offs galore.

Duration:00:56:46

DT034: Star Trek Deep Space Nine “Emissary”

6/19/2018
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In this weeks episode, we talk about the first episode of Star Trek Deep Space Nine, "Emissary". We debate the vast change in tone of this iteration of the series, as well as giving our thoughts on this new adventure aboard a previously-Cardassian occupied space station.

Duration:00:59:24

DT033: Star Trek Discovery The Light of Kahless #4 and Succession #2

6/5/2018
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In this weeks episode, we cover the last book from IDW’s Star Trek Discovery “The Light of Kahless” series, issue four of four. We also take a look at issue two of the Star Trek Discovery “Succession” series.

Duration:00:39:12

DT032: Star Trek Discovery Succession Issue #1

5/22/2018
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We cover the latest from IDW’s Star Trek Discovery books, as we review Star Trek Discovery Succession Issue #1. We take a look into this exploration of the Terran empire, following the events of Star Trek Discovery season one.

Duration:00:39:27

DT031: Star Trek: The Next Generation “Encounter at Farpoint” Review

5/1/2018
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We continue our look into Star Trek pilots and series openers, as we move into the TNG-era! Join us as we discuss a bit of news before diving into the show that picked up the mantle of “The Original Series” — Star Trek The Next Generation.

Duration:00:53:06

DT030: The Aftershows: Volume One

4/24/2018
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This week's episode, is all about the aftershows. While we do get a bit goofy afterwards, valuable discussion is always around the corner. In these vignettes of post show banter, we discuss everything from Black Mirror's pig-gate, to the plausibility of turning while in warp. Join in on the fun!

Duration:00:38:43

DT029: Remembering Jeffery Hunter’s “Captain Christopher Pike”

4/17/2018
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This episode is a love letter to the first captain of the Enterprise, Captain Christopher Pike! Join in as we cover a brief bit of casting news — with feedback from friend of the show Matthew Turnage, then our friend and playwright, Lee Shackleford, talks about his feeling on what Captain Pike has meant to him and so many others.

Duration:00:29:42

DT028: Star Trek: The Original Series “Where No Man Has Gone Before” Review

4/3/2018
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While aired as the third episode of the first season of Star Trek: The Original Series, “Where No Man Has Gone Before” — the second of two pilots — manages to right the ship. Not only did it get the series green-lit, but it also started a phenomenon. Join us as we review “Where No Man Has Gone Before”!

Duration:00:48:30

DT027: Star Trek Discovery “The Light of Kahless” Issue #3 Review

3/27/2018
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In this episode, we take a look at IDW’s third issue of their Star Trek Discovery book, “The Light of Kahless”. Join us as we give the book the deep-dive, as well as discuss the Star Trek Discovery news coming out of WonderCon 2018!

Duration:00:51:13

DT026: Star Trek: The Original Series Pilot “The Cage” Review

3/20/2018
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In this episode, we take on the pilot that *ahem* almost started it all. Though a second pilot was ordered, this is where it all started. Join us as we drive into “The Cage”!

Duration:01:00:40

STDP025: Star Trek Discovery “The Light of Kahless” Issue #2 Review

3/6/2018
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In this episode, we take a look at IDW’s second issue of their Star Trek Discovery book, “The Light of Kahless”. Join us as we give the book the deep-dive, as well as talk a bit about our time at PENASCON–were we got at meet Robert Picardo!

Duration:00:39:24

STDP024: Discussing Who Reviews “Arrival”

2/27/2018
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In this episode, we are once again doing things a bit differently! While the normal crew takes a bit of a break after covering season one of Star Trek: Discovery, we go to the Discussing Who archives for a review of the 2016 movie Arrival! Join in as Kyle Jones, Lee Shackleford, and Clarence Brown give their thoughts on one of the biggest science-fiction movies of 2016.

Duration:00:54:36

STDP023: Star Trek Discovery Season One Review

2/20/2018
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In this episode of the Discussing Trek, we take a look back at season one, discussing the highs, the lows, and some things that just didn’t sit well with us! Did things end as well as they started with the onset of the Klingon War in the “Vulcan Hello”? Are we satisfied with the Tyler/Voq-arc? Was the venture into the mirror universe ultimately a good thing? Join us as we attempt to answer these questions and more!

Duration:00:57:06

STDP022: Star Trek Discovery “Will You Take My Hand?” Review

2/13/2018
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Season one of Star Trek Discovery is in the books! In the season finale, Mirror-Georgiou leads the away team to execute a plan that could give the federation a leg up in the war against the Klingons. All is not as it seems, and Burnham and crew are left with the only thing they know–their Starfleet principles. Join us as we wrap-up season one of Star Trek Discovery with “Will You Take My Hand?”

Duration:01:07:37

STDP021: Star Trek Discovery “The War Without, The War Within” Review

2/6/2018
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In the next to last episode of season one, a decimated Federation confides in a unlikely source, while the crew of Discovery attempts to come to terms with what remains of Lieutenant Tyler. Join in as we unpack it all in our review of the latest episode of Star Trek Discovery “The War Without, The War Within”.

Duration:01:09:30