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Star Trek: Picard – First Impressions (NO spoilers)

The first episode of Star Trek: Picard has touched down over at Amazon Prime. Reason enough for me to get up half an hour earlier so I could watch it before I once again attempted to forge younglings into decent people. The time was well invested. Since I do not …

Rest in Peace, René Auberjonois

Another great one has passed on. René Auberjonois beloved actor of MASH,  Boston Legal and Deep Space 9 fame has died aged 79 of lung cancer. Another one who went to earlier and who will be sorely missed by the fans in the community and his family. Odo, whom he …

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Star Trek: Picard – Official Trailer | Prime Video

Oh my gods! Especially Cthulhu! Here is the new trailer for Star Trek: Picard. It looks absolutely epic and it is coming to an Amazon Prime near you in January 2020. The Awesome never ends! Enjoy!

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The greatest fan movie ever! – Complete Nerdgasm and stable Nerdfusion!

Ladies and gentlemen, honourable visitors from places far removed by space, time and dimension, may I present to you, the most epic fan movie ever. It is a well made, perfectly splendid mash-up of some of the most beloved sci-fi franchises of the past decades. Even better: It is completely …

Some thoughts on Star Trek Discovery

Cordial spoiler alert warning! After watching the second episode of the second half of Star Trek Discovery’s first season, I can only say one thing: Holy transwarp spore drive!  I have not been so excited about a series in the Star Trek universe since the third season of The Next …

Rest in Peace, Leonard Nimoy

It is with a heavy heart I report the death of Leonard Nimoy. A living legend has passed on. We will remember him in our hearts, our minds and our souls. StarTrek.com is deeply saddened to report the passing of Leonard Nimoy. The legend — an actor, writer, producer, director, …

Happy Birthday Star Trek!

It was the 8th of September 1966 when the most successful sci-fi franchise in the history of television (and later silver screen) first saw the light of the æther. So here is my little tribute: And for all those who wonder why the frequency of updates has decreased: There is …

Happy Birthday, George Takei!

George Takei, a.k.a. Captain Hikaru Sulu, has graced this planet for 75 years today. Apart from being one of the most recognisable sci-fi icons ever, Mr. Takei has also been active in politics. For his work concerning Japanese-US relations, he was awarded the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays …

Uhura and Obama do the Vulcan Salut

Looking at this picture, the nerd in me is doing an extensive happy dance. Can you imagine any other resident of the Oval Office being this epic? Actually, I can. My heavily biased list includes both Roosevelts, Eisenhower and Kennedy.