Tag Archives: Star Trek

Let It Snow…

Yesterday was the first “significant” snowfall of the season here in Central Iowa. While not really all that much we did reach around 3 inches in the yard.

Anyway since it seems fitting I thought I would share the following video.

My thanks to Richard Wiseman for bringing it to my attention.

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Sunday Comics: Issue 4 – Star Trek TNG: Hive

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For this week’s Sunday Comics, I give you Star Trek The Next Generation: Hive.

I think the best way to introduce this title is with the cover blurb.

In the distant future the entire galaxy has been completely assimilated by Borg and its king… Locutus! The only hope lies in the past, in the hands of Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the Starship Enterprise – as Picard faces off against the Borg collective in one final, terrifying, and definitive encounter!

Published for the Next Generation 25th aniversary, the comic series is penned by several notable writers from the Star Trek universe. Brannon Braga, the writer of several loved Next Gen episodes including the Hugo winning ‘All Good Things…’, and Terry Matalas who wrote for Enterprise.

The story is very well written, bringing to mind the kind of great storytelling that many of us fell in love with watching TNG. The art in the book is outstanding, the ships are detailed and the character designs true to the look of the actors.

I read this title as a review copy from the publisher. If you haven’t read this four volume story I would recommend you pick up the combined edition, due out in April. You can pre-order at Amazon.

Star Trek FAQ Review at Slice of SciFi

Hey all, the chaos of November is now behind us and I am coming out of my NaNoWriMo induced lack of motivation.

Just in case you missed it in the chaos of November, my review of Star Trek FAQ by Mark Clark was posted over at The Dragon Page.

The review has now also been posted over a the Slice of SciFi website.

If you haven’t already, check it out.