May 24, 2022

Strange New Worlds Review: “Ghosts of Illyria” (1.03)

Strange New Worlds Review: “Ghosts of Illyria” (1.03)
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Positively Trek 197: Strange New Worlds Review: “Ghosts of Illyria” (1.03)

Plus: Comics, Game, and Movie News!


On this week’s episode of Positively Trek, hosts Dan and Bruce delve into Number One’s mysterious past when the Enterprise responds to a distress call from an Illyrian colony. A mysterious illness ravages the crew while Pike and Spock are stranded on the planet’s surface in “Ghosts of Illyria,” the third episode of Star Trek: Strange New Worlds.


In the news this week, we have a new comic miniseries coming from IDW exploring the events between seasons two and three of Star Trek: Picard, our first look at the new Star Trek: Prodigyvideo game, and some comments from Karl Urban regarding the next Star Trek film!


‘Stargazer’ Comic Mini-Series To Bridge The Gap Between Seasons 2 And 3 Of ‘Star Trek: Picard’ -


First Look at the New STAR TREK: PRODIGY — SUPERNOVA Game, Warping Out of the Delta Quadrant this October -


Karl Urban Gives A ‘Star Trek 4’ Update, Says It’s Now Just A Matter Of Logistics -


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Opening (00:00:00)

Picard: Stargazer Miniseries from IDW (00:01:28)

Prodigy: Supernova Game Update (00:03:03)

Karl Urban on Star Trek 4 Prospects (00:04:52)

Patreon Shout Out (00:07:41)

SNW Review: “Ghosts of Illyria” (00:08:26)

Final Thoughts (00:41:16)

Closing (00:44:29)



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