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Engage: The Official Star Trek Podcast

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New York, NY

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CBS Radio

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Engage: The Official Star Trek Podcast is a weekly celebration of the most iconic franchise in the galaxy. Aimed at both delighting fans that have been tuned in since the first broadcast, as well as reaching the Trek-curious who aren’t quite sure where to begin, film critic and author of StarTrek.com’s One Trek Mind column Jordan Hoffman will feature guests, interact with enthusiasts and argue the minutiae of this beloved universe.

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English

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Episodes

Episode 63: Discovery Set Visit With IGN's Scott Collura

9/15/2017
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We're only a few short days away from the premiere of Discovery! To tide you over, this week we have a conversation with Scott Collura of IGN who was lucky enough to get tour of the discovery set as well as interview several of the actors.

Duration: 00:46:28


Episode 63: Star Trek Las Vegas: Rene Auberjonois

9/8/2017
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This week we have one final episode from Star Trek Las Vegas and its a good one! Joining us this week the one and only René Auberjonois! Now to give a quick warning, the audio quality on this one is a little rough, but we promise the conent is top notch!

Duration: 00:38:07


Episode 61: Rainn Wilson & Tim Russ

9/1/2017
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Oh yes Engage listeners we have not one, but two fantastic guests this week! First is our very first Discovery cast member, Rainn Wilson! Rainn, who is playing Harry Mudd 2.0, is here for a brief moment to talk about a great contest he's running to support his charity, Lidè Haiti, where YOU can win a trip to the Star Trek Discovery premier in L.A. with Rainn! You can find out more and get double entries by going to Prizeo.com/Startrek. If you want more of Rainn, don't worry because he'll be...

Duration: 00:44:57


Episode 60: IDW Comics Writer Mike Johnson

8/25/2017
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This week we talk to IDW comics writer Mike Johnson! Mike has written more issues of Star Trek than anyone else on the planet and is co-author of IDW’s upcoming Star Trek: Discovery tie in comic. As a bonus, the back half of this episode contains the first ever Official Star Trek Academy Spelling Bee!

Duration: 01:03:04


Episode 59: Star Trek Las Vegas: Bad Astronomy & Treknology

8/18/2017
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Our Star Trek Las Vegas 2017 coverage continues! This week we have a very science focused episode featuring Phil Plait aka The Bad Astronomer & Ethan Sigel, Astrophysicist and Author of upcoming book “Treknology: The Science of Star Trek from Tricorders to Warp Drive”. Don’t forget, use the promo code WDENGAGE at wdc.com/engage to save 20% on select WD Blue & Black Solid State Drives.

Duration: 01:29:23


Episode 58: One Trek Mind Live & Star Trek: Discovery Comics and Novels Revealed Panel

8/11/2017
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This week on Engage you get two panels for the price of one! First up, One Trek Mind Live: The Top Top 10 Best Holodeck Episodes! Second, The Star Trek Discovery Comics and Novels Revealed panel featuring Kirsten Beyer, Sarah Gaydos, Mike Johnson, David Mack, Ed Schlesinger and suprise guest Dayton Ward!

Duration: 01:49:50


Episode 57: Star Trek Las Vegas Inside The Discovery Writer's Room Panel

8/3/2017
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Couldn't make it out to Vegas this year? We here at Engage have you covered! Kicking off Star Trek Las Vegas 2017 Discovery coverage, Jordan is live with Ted Sullivan, Kirsten Beyer & Akiva Goldsman from The Star Trek: Discovery Writer's Room!

Duration: 01:00:31


Episode 56: Star Trek: Discovery SDCC Recap with Jacqueline Coley

7/26/2017
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This week on Engage we welcome back Jacqueline Coley of Black Girl Nerds! Jacqueline was in attendance at the Star Trek: Discovery panel at SDCC 2017 and shares her first hand perspective of both the panel and her interview with Sonequa Martin-Green! Don’t forget, use the promo code WDENGAGE at wdc.com/engage to save 20% on select WD Blue & Black Solid State Drives.

Duration: 01:09:58


Episode 55: Hidden Universe Guides with Dayton Ward

7/19/2017
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This week on Engage we welcome prolific Star Trek Author Dayton Ward! Listen as we discuss his latest book “Hidden Universe Travel Guides: Star Trek: The Klingon Empire”. If you’ve ever wanted to travel to Qo’noS, then this is the guide for you! Don’t forget, use the promo code WDENGAGE at wdc.com/engage to save 20% on select WD Blue & Black Solid State Drives.

Duration: 00:57:32


Episode 54: The Best Guest Characters Of TNG

7/12/2017
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Every show has one-off characters that seemingly disappear from existence after the credits roll, but sometimes those characters are so good you just want more. In this episode of Engage, Jordan talks with New York Times Culture Writer, Sopan Deb, about their Top 3 guest characters of TNG. Don’t forget, use the promo code WDENGAGE at wdc.com/engage to save 20% on select WD Blue & Black Solid State Drives.

Duration: 01:18:44


Episode 53: Wrath of Khan 35th Anniversary Retrospective

7/5/2017
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This week we are joined by renowned film critic Stephanie Zacharek from Time Magazine to take a look back at arguably the best trek film, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, for its 35th anniversary. And don’t forget, use the promo code WDENGAGE at wdc.com/engage to save 20% on select WD Blue & Black Solid State Drives.

Duration: 01:17:46


Episode 52: Engage Presents The Transformed Man's Music From Outer Space

6/28/2017
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This week on Engage Jordan is joined by Author and Film Critic Nathan Rabin to discuss the weird and wonderful musical careers of some of of our favorite Star Trek heroes. And don’t forget, use the promo code WDENGAGE at wdc.com/engage to save 20% on select WD Blue & Black Solid State Drives.

Duration: 01:11:29


Episode 51: Meet The Fans!

6/21/2017
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Way back in episode 40 we did our fair share to help out our good friends Ira Steven Behr & Adam Nimoy with their DS9 doc “What We left behind” by offering up 3 slots to fans to be on the podcast (don’t worry they got other stuff too!). So on today’s episode we welcome our new friends Jonathan Kui, Jonthan Spencer & Patrick Brickley to talk about their love of Star Trek and more! And don’t forget Use the promo code WDENGAGE at wdc.com/engage to save 20% on select WD Blue & Black Solid...

Duration: 01:16:54


Episode 50: Away Mission: Star Trek Original Series Set Tour Part 2

6/14/2017
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This week is part 2 of our away mission to the Star Trek Set Tour in Ticonderoga, NY and we are joined by famed Star Trek Authors Michael Jan Friedman, Keith R.A. DeCandido, Dave Galanter & Kevin Dilmore! Red Alert! Use the promo code WDENGAGE at wdc.com/engage to save 20% on select WD Blue & Black Solid State Drives.

Duration: 00:59:32


Episode 49: Away Mission: Star Trek Original Series Set Tour Part 1

6/7/2017
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This week we’re on location in Ticonderoga, NY for the Star Trek Original Series Tour! Director & superfan James Cawley has painstakingly recreated the set from the original blueprints and through the magic of the mobile emitter you’ll get a special sneak peek at this one of a kind attraction! If you’d like to find out more you can check out startrektour.com

Duration: 00:42:26


Episode 48: Star Trek: Discovery Trailer Breakdown!

5/31/2017
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Last week were treated to the first trailer for Discovery, and this week we're breaking it down piece by piece from the look of the unifroms, the possible origin of Sonequa Martin-Green's Michael Burnham to the Klingon's new look and more!

Duration: 01:07:52


Episode 47: #47

5/24/2017
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What is the secret of 47? Author David Mack returns to explain the franchise’s history with this mysterious number which dates back to TNG & Voyager writer Joe Menosky.

Duration: 01:02:08