Saturday, June 18, 2022

Enterprise, Season 1: Breaking the Ice

Enterprise, Season 1
"Breaking the Ice"
Airdate: November 7, 2001
7 of 97 produced
7 of 97 aired

Introduction

The crew of Enterprise comes across a comet that piques their scientific curiosity, but a mishap puts Captain Archer in an uncomfortable position. T'Pol needs to make a decision about her future.

This Vulcan redesign has gone too far.

Sunday, June 12, 2022

Enterprise, Season 1: The Andorian Incident

Enterprise, Season 1
"The Andorian Incident"
Airdate: October 31, 2001
6 of 97 Produced
6 of 97 Aired

Introduction

While visiting a Vulcan Monastery, the crew of the Enterprise becomes embroiled in a struggle between the Vulcans and their violent neighbors the Andorians.

"The name's Shran. Thy'lek Shran."

Saturday, June 11, 2022

Strange New Worlds, Season 1: Lift Us Where Suffering Cannot Reach

Strange New Worlds, Season 1
"Lift Us Where Suffering Cannot Reach"
Airdate: June 9, 2022
6 of 10 produced
6 of 10 aired

Introduction

The Enterprise comes to the aid of a reclusive society with a dark secret.

Why yes, I do work out 3 hours a day!


Friday, June 10, 2022

Where are Picard Season 2 and Discovery Season 4?

Hello gentle reader/s...

I am sure Kevin and I have opined on this before, but one or more of you may be wondering where our reviews for Picard Season 2 and Discovery Season 4 are. The answer is: the do not exist, nor are they ever likely to. There are a few reasons for this.


Pictured: Not Kevin or Matthew, but a very representative "mood" as the kids say these days.


Thursday, June 9, 2022

Strange New Worlds, Season 1: Spock Amok

 Strange New Worlds, Season 1
"Spock Amok"
Airdate: June 2, 2022
5 of 10 produced
5 of 10 aired

Introduction

The Enterprise docks at Starbase 1 in order to receive repairs after the Gorn ordeal. The crew engage in various shore leave activities, while Spock tries to maintain a healthy relationship with his fiancee, T'Pring.


I don't know about you, but these two don't look very "parted" to me.

 

Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Strange New Worlds, Season 1: Memento Mori

 Strange New Worlds, Season 1
"Memento Mori"

Airdate: May 26, 2022

4 of 10 produced

4 of 10 aired

Introduction

The Enterprise comes to the rescue of a colony planet and finds itself pursued by the relentless and mysterious Gorn.

Pictured: Dr. M'Benga, not remembering his Deep Dark Secret

 

Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Strange New Worlds, Season 1: Ghosts of Illyria

Strange New Worlds, Season 1
"Ghosts of Illyria"
Airdate: May 19, 2022
3 of 10 produced
3 of 10 aired

Introduction

The Enterprise visits a colony of a race we learn very little about, and brings back an infection to a ship full of characters harboring too many Deep Dark Secrets to keep straight.

 

 You'd think knowing he was going to be crippled soon would cause Pike to spend less time on his pompadour, not more.

 


Thursday, May 26, 2022

Enterprise Season 1: Terra Nova

 Enterprise, Season 1
"Terra Nova"
Airdate: October 24, 2001
5 of 97 Produced
5 of 97 Aired

Introduction

Enterprise investigates the disappearance of an early human space colony, discovering that the humans haven't so much disappeared as they have changed altogether.

 

"Allamaraine!"

 

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Enterprise, Season 1: Unexpected

Enterprise, Season 1
"Unexpected"
Airdate: October 17, 2001
4 of 97 produced
4 of 97 aired

Introduction

Trip visits an alien vessel to help with their engine, but returns with something he didn't expect - a pregnancy within his own body.

Captain Archer, showering where no one has showered before.


Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Enterprise, Season 1: Strange New World

 Enterprise, Season 1
"Strange New World"

Airdate: October 10, 2001
3 of 97 produced
3 of 97 aired

Introduction

Enterprise sends a landing party down to an unexplored M-class planet, but the away team begins to suffer strange symptoms as they camp overnight.

Finding a picture for this episode was an ordeal.