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.
Chris on Twitter: Is there more bad TOS episodes than good?
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.
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.
Spock’s mom will be in it.
Casting is underway now.
You can already preorder beyond on on Blu-ray, 3D Blu, and 4K
Big Brother on CBS All Access
Chris on Twitter: Have we seen any harsh punishment on a captain that has broken the Prime Directive? Just a slap on the wrist?
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)
No more trailers
Chekov Won’t Be Recast After Yelchin’s Death
Rejected Trek3 script will be Trek4 & feature Chris Hemsworth as George Kirk.
Chris on Twitter: Who would win in a fight between yourself and your counterpart in the mirror universe?
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. Pstewsings.com
At the UK premiere of Star Trek Beyond, Simon Pegg confirms co-writer Doug Jung is playing Sulu’s husband.
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!
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
Anton Yelchin passed away at 27.
Clips: Metal aeolian harp, one made from a chair.
Star Trek II Blu-Ray replacement program announced.
Abramsverse official name is Kelvin Timeline