Category: Episode Recaps

SNW Recap s1e3: “Ghosts of Illyria”

Una (Rebecca Romijn) and Pike (Anson Mount) during an away mission.

“I am arming us with knowledge.” – Spock This week’s “previously on” we’re reminded of La’an (Christina Chong), shown in flashback, introducing herself to the Captain as merely “La’an Noonien” which is not how it happened.  The show very much…

SNW Recap s1e2: “Children of the Comet”

“Just because you receive a message from the future, doesn’t mean you understand it.” – Una Chin-Riley The Enterprise is in the Persephone system so the crew can study an ancient comet, one that’s traveling awfully close to a planet…

SNW Recap s1e1: “Strange New Worlds”

“First Contact is just a dream – until one day, it isn’t.” – Una Chin-Riley It’s finally time and I can barely contain my excitement.  Here goes…  We begin with an alarm blaring in what seems to be a military…

Picard Recap s2e10: “Farewell”

As the gang tries to figure out the “Two Renees” prophecy, Picard (Patrick Stewart) clearly has an epiphany but Tallinn (Orla Brady) tells him “later” and beams them to her place. Tallinn gives them tricorder-ish devices to try to track…

Picard Recap s2e9: “Hide and Seek”

Content note:  Suicide mention. Queen Agnes has an army and she’s coming for Picard!  She remotely activates La Sirena’s transporter and beams them to the ship. Rios (Santiago Cabrera), Teresa (Sol Rodriguez), and Ricardo (Steve Gutierrez) run for it while…

Picard Recap s2e8: “Mercy”

Picard and Young Guinan in custody

Where we left off:  Queen Agnes (Alison Pill) is on the loose, Kore (Isa Briones) knows that she’s an experiment, Q (John de Lancie) is dangerously unbalanced and unsummonable, and Picard (Patrick Stewart) and Guinan (Ito Aghayere) have just been…

Picard Recap s2e7: “Monsters”

Young Picard wearing a crown

We last saw Picard (Patrick Stewart) unconscious on the clinic table. Now we see him in a tux, on a spaceship, with a fiery sun burning outside.  He’s being psychoanalyzed by an exasperated counselor (James Callis), who asks him to…

Picard Recap s2e6: “Two of One”

Jurati at the Gala

The episode opens with Jean-Luc Picard (Patrick Stewart) on the ground, bleeding from the mouth. 34 minutes earlier Picard and Tallinn (Orla Brady) are waiting in the security line for the gala looking absolutely gorgeous. He clearly keeps seeing Laris…