Let’s talk about Star Trek: Strange New Worlds Episode 3. The second episode of Star Trek: Strange New Worlds is as delightfully entertaining as the debut one. Highlighting the good chemistry of this production team in different group possible variations and satisfying the franchise’s promise to the letter: seeking out new life and new civilizations and possibly lending an unseen helping hand along the way.
Just in the last episode, Uhura is asked to dine with the Enterprise’s senior officers to get to know each other more casually. Before supper, Uhura is taunted slightly by the ship’s Aenar Chief Engineer Hemmer and Spock, with Pike regaling the group with his mishaps in his vast Starfleet career. But let’s not get ahead of ourselves and explore deeper into the depths of the episode without further ado!
Star Trek: Strange New Worlds Episode 2 Recap
Nyota, Cadet Uhura is invited to a supper with the rest of the crew in Pike’s quarters, where she admits that she is concerned about her future in Starfleet because she merely enlisted to escape the agony of her parent’s deaths. The Enterprise crew attempts to modify the path of a comet slated to kill all of the people of a desert planet. But a force field protects it. Uhura joins a crew that travels to the surface of a comet and discovers that it listens to music.
A Challenge Lies Ahead
A spacecraft of “shepherds” escorting the comet positions itself between it and the Enterprise; they believe it is an ancient arbiter of life known as M’hanit. Enterprise distracts them long enough for Spock to change the comet’s direction, but he does so with fair difficulty as it requires lots of calculations.
As it passes by the planet, it releases water vapor into the atmosphere, improving the conditions for life. Uhura decodes music from the comet, indicating that it was expecting this interference, while Pike ponders the comet’s origins and whether this was more than a coincidence. He also considers the cadets’ lives for whom he is doomed to die.
A Class M Planet!
The USS Enterprise is researching an ancient comet that appears to be on the verge of striking an M Class planet in the Persephone system. Thus, a collision would wipe out the non-warp capable Deleb who reside there. Pike and his friends are determined to find a way to deviate the comet’s route. When they realize it’s not a comet, they’ll face a threat from the Shepherds. They’re a highly sophisticated species whose entire existence is built on preventing anything from interfering with their so-called “arbiter.” Which brings life or devastation in its path.
Star Trek: Strange New Worlds Trailer
Star Trek: Strange New Worlds Episode 3 Release Date
Star Trek: Strange New Worlds Episode 3 will release on May 19, 2022, on Paramount+. Firstly, the upcoming episode’s title is Ghosts of Illyria. The script was penned by Alex Kurtzman, Akiva Goldsman, and Gene Roddenberry. And Leslie Hope was in charge of the director’s chair. Lastly, every episode runs for one hour.
Anson Mount plays Captain of the USS Enterprise Christopher Pike. Secondly, Ethan Peck plays Spock, the science headmaster of the Enterprise. Christina Chong plays La’an Nooen-Singh, the new chief of security of the Enterprise. Celia Rose Gooding plays a young Nyota Uhura, later becoming the famous Lieutenant Uhura. Rebecca Romijn plays Una Chin-Riley, Pike’s second in command. Babs Oluanmokun plays M’Benga, the ship’s doctor. and Bruce Horak plays Hemmer, the ship’s engineer.
How To Watch Star Trek: Strange New Worlds?
Star Trek: Strange New Worlds is available in Paramount+ —either as an add-on on top of your Amazon Prime Video subscription or as a standalone platform. It’s an exclusive original Paramount+ production. Firstly, Paramount+ costs US$ 9,99 a month, or you can save 16% if you pay the annual subscription. With this last bit of information, we wrap up our coverage of Star Trek: Strange New Worlds. Thanks for your attention. Happy Streaming! Live long and prosper! See you soon!
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