March 8, 2022

Picard Review: “The Star Gazer” (Season 2 Premiere!)

Picard Review: “The Star Gazer” (Season 2 Premiere!)

Positively Trek 181: Picard Review: “The Star Gazer” (Season 2 Premiere!)

Plus: Discovery Review: “Rosetta” (4.11)


It’s a Star Trek double-header week! On this week’s Positively Trek, hosts Bruce and Dan review two new Star Trek episodes: from Star Trek: Discovery, “Rosetta,” in which Burnham and crew take steps to learn more about the mysterious Species 10-C before embarking on First Contact.


Meanwhile, Star Trek: Picard’s second season kicks off with “The Star Gazer.” Set a year and a half after the end of season one, Picard and gang find themselves confronting a mysterious force calling out for Picard personally…


In the news segment, we take a look at new publicity photos for Picard’s second season and report on Star Trek: The Next Generation leaving Netflix in the U.S.A.


Star Trek: Picard Photos and 10 Forward -


TNG Leaving Netflix in April in the U.S. -


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Intro (00:00:00)  

Picard Season 2 Publicity Photos (00:02:11)  

TNG leaving Netflix in US (00:10:50)  

Discovery Review: “Rosetta” (4.11) (00:14:40)  

Patreon Shout-Out (00:52:56)

Picard Review: “The Star Gazer” (2.01) (00:53:35)

Closing (01:30:36)



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