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Episode 253, “Darrell is Gowron”

| August 23, 2016 | 0 Comments


CBS All Access will have ads and heavy video compression. Well worth paying for what the rest of the world gets for free, and without those things.

Ten Forward:

Chris on Twitter: Is there more bad TOS episodes than good?

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Episode 252, “Vorta and the Minions”

| August 16, 2016 | 0 Comments


The Smithsonian Channel will air a special entitled Building Star Trek, about the restoration of the Enterprise on September 4

50 years of Star Trek is available on the history channel.

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Episode 251, “Ha ha! They’re using their hands!”

| August 11, 2016 | 0 Comments


Big news about STD:

Set 10 years before TOS.

More aliens on the crew than before.

There will be robots.

Serialized but each weekly chapter will also feature closed-end stories (Like Dark Matter).

Alien looks and ships will be modernized & updated.

Female minority lead – not the captain.

Set in the Klingon wars.

Gay character.

Spock’s mom will be in it.

Casting is underway now.

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Episode 250, “50 years, 50 memories”

| August 2, 2016 | 0 Comments


You can already preorder beyond on on Blu-ray, 3D Blu, and 4K

Big Brother on CBS All Access

Ten Forward:

Chris on Twitter: Have we seen any harsh punishment on a captain that has broken the Prime Directive? Just a slap on the wrist?

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Episode 249, “No Imzadi for you”

| July 27, 2016 | 0 Comments


All we know about the new TV show “Star Trek: Discovery”

Star Trek: Roddenberry archives blu-ray coming

CBS Trek on NETFLIX outside of North America

Spoiler review of Star Trek Beyond (skip to 29:30 to get past spoilers)

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Episode 248, “Quasi-Darrell”

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments


No more trailers

Chekov Won’t Be Recast After Yelchin’s Death

Rejected Trek3 script will be Trek4 & feature Chris Hemsworth as George Kirk.

Ten Forward:

Chris on Twitter: Who would win in a fight between yourself and your counterpart in the mirror universe?

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Episode 247, “No more cosplay”

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments


Last week we failed to mention that the enterprise had been restored and was back in the Smithsonian.

Past Trek rewrite: Sulu was always gay. George Takei against it.

Channel: Heroes & Icons will have all Trek all in one place.

Smithsonian channel to air Enterprise restoration special Sept 4th at 8 p.m.

five-song CD as part of a charity fundraiser for the International Rescue Committee which helps refugees and families struggling through crises.

At the UK premiere of Star Trek Beyond, Simon Pegg confirms co-writer Doug Jung is playing Sulu’s husband.

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Episode 246, “Drunk Trek”

| July 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

In this episode, we play Episode 1 of “Drunk Trek”, a fun episode recorded with Mike and Kacey Coughlin (from The Infinite Loop Show) who watched “Who Mourns for Adonais” while drinking stuff that wasn’t green. The episode was recorded in April, 2015. The show never took off, so with the July 4 holiday putting a kink in our regular schedule, we present this. See you next week!

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Episode 245, “Star Trek is in my chili”

| June 29, 2016 | 0 Comments


Bryan Fuller: “I’ve read that we’re before TNG after VI-false. Anthology show? -not accurate.”

Bryan Fuller says they will have in-house produced CGI aliens.

TOS blu-ray now $52.26

Fan made episode guidelines are just guidelines. Not the law. So just keep doing them.

Starting July 1, no more Star Trek movies on Netflix

Beyond tickets are up for pre-order, but all messed up

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Episode 244, “Chekov, Pavel Andreievich”

| June 22, 2016 | 0 Comments


Anton Yelchin passed away at 27.

Clips: Metal aeolian harp, one made from a chair.

Star Trek II Blu-Ray replacement program announced.

Soundtrack pre-order

Abramsverse official name is Kelvin Timeline

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