Michael, Rob, and Delaney continue trekking through Star Trek with the first couple of seasons of Star Trek: Discovery. How does it fit into other Star Trek continuity? How comprehensible are the plots? How good are the characters? It's not quite a five-year journey to uncover the answers, but it's close in this extra-long episode. [...]
Michael and Rob welcome back Corinna Bechko and Ben Graham to adapt books and movies into Star Trek holonovels. Each panelist picks a character from the source material that they want to play and then invites Star Trek characters to take on other roles. But in true Star Trek fashion, everything does not go smoothly [...]
CT welcomes PLee back. After a quick discussion about the first episode of Star Trek: Picard, the two of them launch into one of their nerdiest discussions ever. They run through possible options for Deep Space Nine if different Next Generation characters had joined the cast instead of Worf. And there's even a quick run [...]
The Nerd Lunch crew is joined by podcasting veteran Chris "Tank" Tanksi and they create different pop culture halls ofs fames. Hear what merits getting inducted, the layout and the judges criteria for the slasher, novelization, 80s action figures and Starfleet officers halls of fame.
As an addendum to our Star Trek VI drilldown in episode 327, Pax does a special episode of I Read Movies where he discusses the Star Trek VI novelization by JM Dillard.
Evan Hanson joins us to finally complete our series of Star Trek movie drill downs. We dive into The Undiscovered Country by quoting lots of Shakespeare and uncovering a Shakespeare conspiracy theory. What did the Nerd Lunchers like, what did they not like and are they glad this is the last film with the full [...]
In this extra helping Pax does a very special episode of I Read Movies to cover the 1989 novelization to Star Trek V by JM Dillard.
Author Sue London returns to the show and we inch our way one step closer to finally completing our Star Trek movies Drill Down series. We chat about Star Trek V, what our first experience was with the movie, what went wrong, what went right, what also went wrong and try to come up with [...]
This week on the show, we welcome back Jason Gross from Rediscoverthe80s.com and we decide to each form our own Space Forces using a draft. The catch this time is that picking a character for our team completely removes that character's franchise from the board for future picks. So we get pretty deep on this [...]
Jeeg, CT, and Michael May discuss the first season of Seth MacFarlane's sci-fi love letter, The Orville. Find out what drew them to the show, their favorite characters, episode highlights, and what they're hoping to see in season 2. And if you want more Orville talk after this episode, check out Michael, Dan, and Joe on [...]