Star Trek Discovery S1 finale, “Will You Take My Hand?”

The fifteenth and final episode of this inaugural season of Star Trek Discovery has beamed up.  Overall, it was a very satisfying installment that seemed to pull the series out of the darkness, and a bit closer into the optimism of previous Star Treks. ***** GIANT VOLCANO BOMB-SIZED SPOILERS AHEAD ***** The Story. The USS…

Star Trek Discovery S1.14, “The War Without, The War Within”…

The latest episode of Star Trek Discovery, “The War Without…” answers a few nagging questions from last week’s “What’s Past Is Prologue” , and there are some rich character moments, but I still had a few nagging issues. ****** STARSHIP SIZED-SPOILERS!!  SHIELDS UP! ******* The Story. The Discovery returns to its native ‘prime’ universe (though I still don’t quite…

Still clinging on to the Klingons…

  Ever since last week’s debut of Star Trek Discovery’s first two episodes, I’ve been reading a lot of online fan-rage about the new look of the Klingons.  Many of them say the new Klingons look too “monstrous,” and far too different from previous interpretations seen in the Star Trek movies, Star Trek: The Next Generation and…