A fun animated parody of Star Trek that sits well in the universe
based on a single episode of TNG, this series explores the characters who are in the background of shots and puts them in the foreground. It's funny, knowing and well made with surprisingly exciting action beats!
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The Alpha Quadrant
It's fast paced and jam-packed with a bunch of jokes, all coming at you thick and fast!
it feels very grounded in the Trek universe and doesn't break any rules for the sake of humour.
Some of the cameos and guest appearances really make this feel like a love letter to the sillier moments of Trek history.
The Mirror Universe
Not all the jokes land and some are SO obscurely specific that they will work only for a select few.
If you aren't fully down with TNG style Star Trek, it may feel boring or lacking in action.
It can be a bit yelly and a bit… much… in terms of dialogue and the pace of it all.
The intrepid crew of the Starship ‘Periodic’ prepare to set out on her maiden voyage; their ongoing mission: to seek out new Tables of Awesome and find strange new opinions… To boldly go where only a few other podcasts have gone before! In this show we look at the animated series Star Trek: Lower Decks, available now on Amazon Prime here in Australia. Together we will decide if this show is going boldly into uncharted space, or just circling the black hole leading to the the gurgler.
Captain Peta and her away-team of Commander Jill, Ensign Quinny and Surprisingly-Able-Seaman Dion, are preparing to beam down into the most animated Star Trek series in over 40 years. They are heading for… The Lower Decks!
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