Creating Classic Short Treks. Star Trek: Discovery uses time between seasons to release “Short Treks” specials. The majority of the season one/two break episodes ended up contributing to the end of season two. The trio decide to look at some of the season breaks of TNG, DS9, VOY, and ENT & create their own “Short Treks.” Which one works best?
Season Two Finales
It's been some time since the "Star Trek: Discovery" season two finale, but does it have something in common with its sister shows? The trio look at the TNG, DS9, and VOY season two final episodes and search for a common thread. Does "Shades of Gray," "The Jem'Hadar," and "Basics, Part 1" stand up to "Such Sweet Sorrow, Part 2"? And do they all presage how a season three will begin?
Such Sweet Sorrow Part 2 Discussion.
The finale has arrived and the ending of season two of “Star Trek Discovery” has left us ... with questions. The trio looks at the long arc of red angels, seven signals, and the secret compact about Michael/spore drive/Discovery. Let us know what you thought of the finale and your predictions for season three.
"Such Sweet Sorrow, Part 1" Overview
The penultimate episode of season two of "Star Trek: Discovery" sets up a lot of stories to be resolved in the finale - continued frustrations with attempts to destroy the sphere data, the looming attack by Control/Section 31, and crew members saying goodbye as they venture into a risky mission. The trio has a few things to say about ship hookups and leaving Captain Pike and the Enterprise.
Let us know how you think season two is wrapping up and what you look forward to in season three.
"Through the Valley of Shadows" Discussion. The trio are joined by Char, co-host of "Punch It: Writing in Star Trek," to talk about Pike facing his future, Michael and Spock fighting Section 31, and how Jet Reno is not the most purely motivated relationship counselor. With season two coming to an end, are we ready to say goodbye to future Captain Beep-beep chair? What relationships are changing? And what are our predictions for the close of season two?