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  • Picard: ‘Moon’ highlights the genetic family ties that bind…

    Picard meets with the ‘Watcher’ and is surprised by a familiar face, though not one in the role he was expecting. Seven and Raffi plot to free Rios from his prison transport and Agnes finds herself forced into a fateful choice that will affect the team’s chances of ever...
  • Go sell the Spartans. Will ‘HALO’ adaptation console critics?

    The year 2552: On a distant outpost on distant planet, the people of Madrigal have no love for the Spartans, super-soldiers of the (Unified Earth Government) and UNSC (The United Nations Space Command) who seek to dominate the galaxy. But when an attack on their enclave happens it turns...
  • Original Syntax: Can Discovery speak truth unto power?

    It appears that first contact with Unknown Species 10-C is imminent but as the Discovery approaches the creatures it has come to meet, can it even get their attention?  With time ticking away, can the team overcome the most basic problems of language to save their home planets and...
  • Cypher sci-fi. Discovery’s ‘Rosetta’ stone-walls much-needed answers…

    Time is of the essence with the knowledge that the anomaly may lay waste to the Earth and surrounding systems in a matter of hours. Discovery and its diplomatic mission have only a brief window to learn as much as they can and hopefully turn the tide. So Burnham’s...
  • Do Not Go Gently: ‘Picard’ Season Two makes it so…

    The Stargazer is on Red Alert, with crew-members rushing to the bridge to defend the ship against an in-person attack. They appear powerless to stop whatever is happening and with major systems compromised, Admiral Jean-Luc Picard orders the ship to self-destruct. Forty-eight hours earlier and Picard is at his...
  • Discovery’s real ‘Barrier’ is lack of forward momentum…

    Discovery heads towards the Galactic Barrier, but even before the ship and its crew get there, there are obstacles to overcome. President Rillack insists on joining the mission and there are also a number of other delegates who feel they should be there in a ‘first contact’ situation. Burnham...
  • A Cat and Mouse Trek, but Discovery doesn’t cross its ‘Rubicon’…

    The race is on to stop Tarka and Book from detonating the bomb that might save the galaxy or strike a pre-emptive war-footing against a vastly superior species. Star Fleet knows that Discovery is the best ship to chase them down, but also that Michael is likely to feel...
  • Discovery: All in all, a welcome return bets on traditional Trek…

    Book and Tarka have escaped with their prototype bomb and seem intent on detonating it against the anomaly that has destroyed so many systems, including Book’s own planet.¬† But as the Federation uncovers more information about the nature of the anomalies, Burnham is told not to pursue Book –...
  • 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...
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