Category Archives: Star Trek

Star Trek: The Next Generation: Haven (Season 1) [Bluray]

Preview: Lwaxana Troi visits her daughter, Counselor Troi, and prepares her for an arranged marriage. Review: Troi is scheduled to meet for the first time her husband-to-be, Wyatt Miller, as suggested by a traditional Betazoid arranged marriage. This is the first episode that we meet Lwaxana Troi. She makes the epidoses she’s in so much […]

Star Trek: The Next Generation: Hide and Q (Season 1) [Bluray]

Preview: Q returns to the Enterprise to tempt Commander Riker into joining the Q Continuum with the lure of Q’s powers. Review: This is the second of many Q episodes. I consider the Q episodes to be some of the best in The Next Generation series. Q returns during the Enterprise’s mission of mercy to […]

Star Trek: The Next Generation: The Battle (Season 1) [Bluray]

Preview: A Ferengi captain returns the abandoned Stargazer to its former captain, Jean-Luc Picard. Picard, who experiences severe headaches, begins to relive the “Battle of Maxia” in which he lost the ship. Review: Another good episode here, and one and first with the Ferengi. Gerengi and the Enterprise meet up. While waiting, finally, the Ferengi […]

Star Trek: The Next Generation: Justice (Season 1) [Bluray]

Preview: Wesley breaks an idyllic world’s trivial law by accidentally stepping on flowers and faces the death sentence. . Review: A lot of people didn’t like this episode. I did. I like the fact that ignorance isn’t a reason to get out of doing something wrong. But what about if you didn’t know you were […]

Star Trek: The Next Generation: Lonely Among Us (Season 1) [Bluray]

Preview: An alien entity possesses Dr. Crusher, Worf, and Picard while the Enterprise is transporting delegates from two feuding planets. Review: First part of the story is when the enterprise is to take two enemy species, the Anticans and Selayans, to Parlament. On the way, a mysterious energy pattern that starts by zapping Worf before […]

Star Trek: The Next Generation: Where No One Has Gone Before (Season 1) [Bluray]

Preview: Warp efficiency tests send the Enterprise traveling far beyond known space, where the crew’s imagination takes on real form. First appearance of Eric Menyuk as The Traveler. Review: The visuals of this episode for 1987 were amazing and even more amazing when it was remastered for Bluray. The crew feels the inputs from Kosinski […]

Star Trek: The Next Generation: The Last Outpost (Season 1) [Bluray]

Preview: An unknown force immobilizes the Enterprise during the Federation’s first encounter with a new alien threat?the Ferengi. Review: In the first few episodes that the Ferengi are in, they seem to come off as not very in depth, lacking something. Thankfully, as the seasons go on, it improved. So the Enterprise attempts to make […]

Star Trek: The Next Generation: Code of Honor (Season 1) [Bluray]

Preview: Lt. Yar is abducted by the leader of a people who abide by a strict code of honor, which requires her participation in a fight to the death. Review: Well, if you were a huge fan of Star Trek: The Original Series, this was right in line with that. Some regard this episode as […]

Star Trek: The Next Generation: The Naked Now (Season 1) [Bluray]

Preview: The crew of the Enterprise find the crew of a scientific vessel dead. They soon fall prey to a mysterious, communicable contaminant causing the crew to experience symptoms similar to alcohol intoxication, threatening the lives of all aboard the ship. Review: Ah, being drunk without having to spend money. Kids will love this, especially […]

Star Trek: The Next Generation: Encounter at Farpoint (Season 1) [Bluray]

Preview: The new starship Enterprise begins her maiden voyage by uncovering the mysteries of an advanced space station. The crew’s mission is threatened by an omnipotent being named Q, who puts them (and specifically, Captain Jean-Luc Picard) on trial for the crimes of all humanity. I’ve watched this series through about four times. I’ve decided […]