Discovery

  • Impulse Control: Discovery ‘connects’ to big questions…

    The Federation organises a vast meeting of its members and other interested parties as they evaluate what to do about the Dark matter Anomaly that is causing such devastation in the galaxy. Noting that there’s a disparity between the random destruction and the belief that there must be some...
  • Discovery: Zora and Explorers face ‘Stormy Weather’…

    The Discovery’s latest mission to investigate the damage left in the wake of the mysterious anomaly, a tear in subspace. But having ventured through the tear, the ship and crew find themselves in what appears to be an empty void with no obvious way to get back out. As...
  • Star Trek: Discovery… Crash and Hugs and Rigmarole (Possibly)…

    Michael and Saru are summoned to a high-level security meeting between the Vulcans and the Federation where a last minute wrinkle threatens to loosen the ties rather than bind the alliance. Federation President Laira Rillak (Chelah Horsdal) quietly believes that the Discovery captains might be in a unique position...
  • Star Trek: Discovery: The weight of loss, the gravity of risk…

    The Federation meets to discuss the threat of the mysterious anomaly, but realise that they won’t be able to take any firm action until they know more. Discovery is sent to gather more critical detail and see if they can work out any rhyme or reason to the anomaly’s...
  • Discovery’s (domestic) return shows Trek’s new tech but old tricks….

    Michael Burnham has been made Captain of the Discovery and its ongoing mission to reach out to worlds and civilisations that were lost to the Federation after the Burn. Some of these ‘second-contacts’ go better than others, but a mixture of drama and diplomacy makes the latest mission work....
  • The Country Un-Discovered: Trek series now not in UK until 2022…

    Those viewers outside the US hoping to catch the fourth season of Star Trek: Discovery when it returns at the end of the week may have to wait to boldly go once more. While, in previous seasons, the show  has aired on CBS All Access (which became Paramount+) in...
  • Trek’s ‘First Contact Day’: What is Discovery’s next anomaly?

    The second major announcement from Star Trek‘s ‘First Contact Day‘ was that the fourth season of Discovery is  – despite covid restrictions – on target for a late 2021 debut… quite an achievement given current ongoing safety protocols and the fact that Discovery‘s third season only finished broadcast in...
  • Star Trek Discovery S3 finale: Captain on the A’bridged….

    Osyraa still has control of the Discovery and as ‘peace’ talks break down she unleashes her forces against the Federation. Despite the timely arrival of allies, it looks as if Vance will have no choice but to blow the Discovery out of the sky.  In a last minute gambit,...
  • Discovery’s ‘Tide’ Hard: A case of Trick or Treaty in penultimate Trek…

    Realising that the hijacked Discovery is setting course for the Federation hub, Burnham and Booker have to abandon their friends in the nebula and pursue the ship in an attempt to make sure it doesn’t gain entry to attack the fleet. But even after a last-second collision alerts Admiral...