The Logcast team meet the Ferengi, an all new alien race introduced in TNG. The state of Engineering is considered as Geordi upstages an off-camera Chief Argyle.
The crew come up against a fierce enemy, Code of Honor, forcing them to confront racial stereotypes and the effects of having women in the workplace. By the end of it all Ensign Theo is rendered dumb, Sara is creeped out, John Kirby proves he’ll enjoy just about anything and we all try to figure out what we would done differently with the episode.
The Enterprise encounters a research ship where all personnel are found dead. The Enterprise crew quickly become infected with the same affliction, one that is similar to that suffered by the crew of James T. Kirk’s USS Enterprise decades before.
Much like the first season of Star Trek: TNG the crew of Ensign’s Logcast is still figuring out what they are doing as they tackle the first episode, “Encounter at Farpoint”. Sara explains to Ensign Theo why he found it confusing, Theo can’t remember Groppler Zorn’s name, Kirby explains the true financial aim of the creators, and the word “disconnect” is used more than a few times.
We’re a bunch of Trek enthusiasts introducing the Next Generation to our earnest recruit, Theo. He may have seen an episode or two before, but we are making an effort to get through the whole show with him. We hope you’ll join along. Continue reading
Hi, Folks. We’re a small outfit of Star Trek enthusiasts who decided to fully immerse the youngest of our group into the world The Next Generation episodes and to record the consequences. You are very welcome…