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Trekabout Episode 265: The Vulcan Hello/Battle at the Binary Stars

Well, it’s finally here: the premiere episodes of the first new Star Trek series since 2001, Star Trek: Discovery. “The Vulcan Hello” and “Battle at the Binary Stars” are less a pilot for a new series and more a prologue, as it sets up the events of the series but doesn’t directly deal with our setting …

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Trekabout Episode 208: Soldiers of the Empire/Children of Time

General Martok returns in “Soldiers of the Empire”, which is both a mission statement on DS9 Klingons and a pretty good episode of the show! Later, in “Children of Time”, the crew of the Defiant takes one last trip to the Gamma Quadrant and gets embroiled in a TNG plot. iTunes Google Play RSS

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Trekabout Episode 199: Looking for par’Mach in All the Wrong Places/…Nor the Battle to the Strong

Have you been wondering what’s been up with Grilka, Quark’s Klingon ex-wife? Well, this is your moment, because she returns in another comedy of manners, in “Looking for par’Mach in All the Wrong Places”. Have you been wondering what’s up with Jake Sisko? Well, this is also your moment, because he has some growing up …

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Trekabout Episode 198: Apocalypse Rising/The Ship

In “Apocalypse Rising”, Sisko, Odo, O’Brien, and Worf head to the Klingon Empire to uncover a Changeling. In “The Ship”, Sisko, Dax, Worf, and Odo get into an Alamo situation with a crashed Dominion ship. In Trekabout Episode 198, Eric and Richard have fun! iTunes Google Play RSS

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Trekabout Episode 196: Body Parts/Broken Link

Quark is having a pretty bad day in “Body Parts”, as he finds out he’s dying. Odo is having a pretty bad day in “Broken Link”, as he finds out he’s dying. Star Trek: Deep Space Nine isn’t dying though–it’s just getting started! iTunes Google Play RSS

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Trekabout Episode 192: Accession/Rules of Engagement

While Star Trek: Deep Space Nine has left the Bajorans on the back burner, they come back this week in “Accession”, which deals with Sisko’s role as emissary. Then, in “Rules of Engagement”, we meet a Klingon lawyer. iTunes Google Play RSS

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May Patron Special: Klingons

For the May Patron Special, Eric and Richard sit down to discuss one of Eric’s least favorite and Richard’s most favorite Trek alien species, the Klingons! To listen, just head over to our Patreon and donate $5 per month or more!

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Trekabout Episode 191: Sons of Mogh/Bar Association

Do Klingons believe in ritual murder? That question is answered early in “Sons of Mogh”. Do Ferengi believe in unions? That question gets a new answer in “Bar Association”. Does Trekabout believe that these episodes are good? You bet we do! iTunes Google Play RSS

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Trekabout Episode 188: The Sword of Kahless/Our Man Bashir

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine gives us their first Worf-centric episode in “The Sword of Kahless”, and it’s… okay? But don’t fret! “Our Man Bashir” is a lot of fun and manages to find a new spin on a holodeck story. iTunes Google Play RSS

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Trekabout Episode 184: The Way of the Warrior

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine got a strong request to shake things up in the fourth season, so hey, what better way to do that than to make the Klingons go nuts, in “The Way of the Warrior”? Side benefit: we get Michael Dorn as Worf! Plus! Is that a side benefit? iTunes Google Play RSS

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