Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Disocvery, Season 2: An Obol for Charon

http://www.treknobabble.net/p/rating-system.htmlDiscovery, Season 2
"An Obol for Charon"
Airdate: February 7, 2019
19 of 29 produced
19 of 29 aired

IntroductionThere is a giant sphere in space that is making the ship's systems go on the fritz. Saru is also deathly ill. Spock's shuttle is getting away. And Tilly has a mushroom blob on her arm. Do these things relate to each other in the slightest? Um...

Saru, my oldest and dearest friend! Don't die! Remember when we talked about that thing once and bonded? You know, when we were completely off camera.

Monday, February 11, 2019

Discovery, Season 2: Point of Light

http://www.treknobabble.net/p/rating-system.htmlDiscovery, Season 2
"Point of Light"
Airdate: January 31, 2019
18 of 29 produced
18 of 29 aired

A haphazard melange of story lines get about five minutes apiece to marinate. There are fight scenes. Then there is gratuitous gore. Welcome to another episode of Discovery!

Aww, look at that. She really does love him, man-bun and all.

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Discovery, Season 2: New Eden

http://www.treknobabble.net/p/rating-system.htmlDiscovery, Season 2
"New Eden"
Airdate: January 24, 2019
17 of 29 produced
17 of 29 aired


Discovery spore-drives over to a distant location and finds a wayward colony of lost humans there. How did they get there, and how did the Red Herri... I mean Angel, bring this about?

Goin' to the chapel and we're... gonna get short-shrifted...

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Discovery, Season 2: Brother

http://www.treknobabble.net/p/rating-system.htmlDiscovery, Season 2
Airdate: January 17, 2019
16 of 29 produced
16 of 29 aired


Well, we're back. Captain Pike has taken over Discovery for some reason, and there are mysterious signals popping up all over the galaxy. What are they? How is Spock involved? Why did we have to watch Season 1 at all? How much further will continuity get jacked up?

 A scene in which various recognizable Trek-themed props are displayed

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Voyager, Season 6: Barge of the Dead

http://www.treknobabble.net/p/rating-system.htmlVoyager, Season 5
"Barge of the Dead"
Airdate: October 6, 1999
121 of 168 produced
121 of 168 aired


When she is caught in an ion storm, B'Elanna experiences a vision of the Klingon afterlife - one in which her mother turns out to be dead.

 B'Elanna fantasizes about Captain Janeway being penetrated by a rogue Klingon.

Monday, January 14, 2019

Voyager, Season 6: Survival Instinct

http://www.treknobabble.net/p/rating-system.htmlVoyager, Season 6
"Survival Instinct"
Airdate: September 29, 1999
119 of 168 produced
119 of 168 aired


When Voyager visits a trading outpost, they happen across three former Borg with a mysterious connection to Seven of Nine.

We've been telepathically linked to this unreasonably handsome, buff old man for years now!

Monday, January 7, 2019

Short Treks: The Escape Artist

http://www.treknobabble.net/p/rating-system.htmlDiscovery Short Trek
The Escape Artist
Airdate: January 3, 2019
4 of 4 produced
4 of 4 aired


Harcourt Fenton Mudd tries to weasel his way out of being captured and delivered to the Federation by a bounty hunter.

 What's a little bondage between friends?

Saturday, January 5, 2019

Short Treks: The Brightest Star

http://www.treknobabble.net/p/rating-system.htmlDiscovery Short Trek
The Brightest Star
Airdate: December 6, 2018
3 of 4 produced
3 of 4 aired

Saru and his fellow Kelpiens are subject to the depredations of a species called the Baul.

 The Kelpiens harvesting... kelp. A bit on the nose, don't you think?

Friday, January 4, 2019

Voyager, Season 6: Equinox, Part II

http://www.treknobabble.net/p/rating-system.htmlVoyager, Season 6
"Equinox, Part II"
Airdate: September 22, 1999
119 of 168 produced
119 of 168 aired


Captain Ransom has left Voyager to be attacked the by the nucelogenic lifeforms as he escapes with Seven and the Doctor. Janeway finds herself taking increasingly questionable actions to hunt him down.

Captain's prerogative: two phasers. Sorry, Blue Shirt!

Monday, November 19, 2018

Short Treks: Calypso

http://www.treknobabble.net/p/rating-system.htmlDiscovery Short Trek
Airdate: November 8, 2018
2 of 4 produced
2 of 4 aired


A man in an escape pod is saved by the computer of the long abandoned Discovery.

Craft and Zora share a lovely, whimsical dance, until he kicks the conn and destroys the ship, which ends up validating initial complaints about putting a movie system on the bridge.