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Short Treks: “Children of Mars” & the Animated Ones

Short Treks: “Children of Mars” & the Animated Ones
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Short Treks wrapped up last week with “Children of Mars”. This week, we sit down to discuss the three episodes we didn’t cover yet, “Ephraim and Dot”, “The Girl Who Made the Stars”, and “Children of Mars”.

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Prepping 4 Picard #9: Season 7

#Prepping4Picard concludes with our 9th episode in the series! This week, we cover two Star Trek: The Next Generation Season 7 episodes off our Top 20 Quintessential Picard list. This week’s episodes include the two-part “Gambit” and the double length series finale, “All Good Things…”!

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Prepping 4 Picard #9: Season 7

Prepping 4 Picard #8: Season 6 – Part 2

#Prepping4Picard continues with our 8th episode in the series! This week, we cover Part 2 of our Star Trek: The Next Generation Season 6 episodes off our Top 20 Quintessential Picard list. This week’s episodes includes four episodes, “Tapestry”, “Starship Mine”, “Lessons”, and “The Chase”!

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Prepping 4 Picard #8: Season 6 – Part 2

Prepping 4 Picard #7: Season 6 – Part 1

#Prepping4Picard continues with our 7th episode in the series! This week, we cover Part 1 of our Star Trek: The Next Generation Season 6 episodes off our Top 20 Quintessential Picard list. This week’s episodes includes two two-part episodes, “Time’s Arrow” and “Chain of Command”! We also talk a bit about the sad news for the Star Trek franchise and fandom family.

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Prepping 4 Picard #7: Season 6 – Part 1

Prepping 4 Picard #6: Season 5 Episodes

#Prepping4Picard continues with our 6th episode in the series! This week, we cover our Star Trek: The Next Generation Season 5 episodes off our Top 20 Quintessential Picard list. This week’s episodes include “Darmok”, the two-part Spock episode “Unification”, and “The Inner Light”! Rae returns to help Derreck discuss these Picard focused episodes.

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Prepping 4 Picard #6: Season 5 Episodes

Prepping 4 Picard #5: Season 4 Episodes

#Prepping4Picard continues with our 5th episode in the series! This week, we cover our Star Trek: The Next Generation Season 4 episodes off our Top 20 Quintessential Picard list. This week’s episodes include the Season 3 finale and Season 4 premiere episodes “The Best of Both Worlds” as well as their conclusion, “Family” and the spiritual successor to “Measure of a Man”, “The Drumhead”! Plus, we discuss our thoughts on the first look at December’s animated Short Treks “The Girl Who Made the Stars” and “Ephraim and Dot”, the first officially released animated Star Trek since 1974!

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Prepping 4 Picard #5: Season 4 Episodes

Prepping 4 Picard #4: Season 3 Episodes

#Prepping4Picard continues with our 4th episode in the series! This week, we cover our Star Trek: The Next Generation Season 3 episodes off our Top 20 Quintessential Picard list. This week’s episodes include “Yesterday’s Enterprise”, “Captain’s Holiday”, and “Sarek”! Plus, we talk about our first look at Admiral Picard’s uniform from the IDW comic cover and Star Trek: Destination.

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Prepping 4 Picard #4: Season 3 Episodes

Prepping 4 Picard #2: Conspiracy

Prepping 4 Picard continues this week with the Star Trek: The Next Generation Season 1 Episode, “Conspiracy”. Catch the full list in our Top 20 Quintessential Picard episodes! Derreck & Rae discuss the “Coming of Age” sequel, the impact of the plot on future Trek, and how the episode showed various sides of who Jean-Luc Picard is at his core.

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Prepping 4 Picard #2: Conspiracy

Top 20 Quintessential Picard Episodes

Jean-Luc Picard, Captain of the USS Enterprise. While he might not be everyone’s favorite Captain, it’s hard to argue with the impact he’s had on the Star Trek franchise and fandom. After 7 years on television followed by 4 feature films, Patrick Stewart’s Captain Picard set off into the sunset. The end of Star Trek: Nemesis saw our Captain walking through the halls of the Enterprise E, seemingly with a fresh sense of purpose and hope. His loyal First Office had finally become Captain himself. He and the crew saved Earth, the Federation, and even the Romulan Empire. And B4 might just get his own personality from Data’s memory dump. Things were looking up but it was that generation’s final journey. Right? I mean, that was the tagline for the film, after all.

It turns out that many of us were wrong. Picard is returning. The new series, Star Trek: Picard is slated for a 2019 premiere and that gives us just enough time to get our ducks in a row and prepare for his return. So here we go…

The Top 20 Quintessential Picard Episodes for those #Prepping4Picard (in chronological order).

Want to know why I picked these episodes? No problem. Check out Episode 72 of the Redshirts & Runabouts podcast, “Quintessential Picard” for a detailed discussion.

Select an episode below to hear our review on Redshirts & Runabouts as we Trek through our own Prepping 4 Picard series.

Please note that episode numbers were derived from Wikipedia.

Season 1, Episode 1 & 2: Encounter at Farpoint (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 73)
Season 1, Episode 25: Conspiracy (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 74)
Season 2, Episode 9: The Measure of a Man (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 78)
Season 3, Episode 15: Yesterday’s Enterprise (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 79)
Season 3, Episode 19: Captain’s Holiday (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 79)
Season 3, Episode 23: Sarek (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 79)
Season 3, Episode 26 & Season 4 Episode 1: Best of Both Worlds Parts 1 & 2 (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 80)
Season 4, Episode 2: Family (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 80)
Season 4, Episode 21: The Drumhead (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 80)
Season 5, Episode 2: Darmok (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 82)
Season 5, Episodes 7 & 8: Unification Parts 1 & 2 (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 82)
Season 5, Episode 25: The Inner Light (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 82)
Season 5, Episode 26 & Season 6, Episode 1: Time’s Arrow Parts 1 & 2 (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 83)
Season 6, Episode 10 & 11: Chain of Command Parts 1 & 2 (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 83)
Season 6, Episode 15: Tapestry (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 84)
Season 6, Episode 18: Starship Mine (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 84)
Season 6, Episode 19: Lessons (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 84)
Season 6, Episode 20: The Chase (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 84)
Season 7, Episode 4 & 5: Gambit Parts 1 & 2 (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 85)
Season 7, Episode 25 & 26: All Good Things… (Redshirts & Runabouts Ep 85)

Additional Star Trek: The Next Generation episodes worth watching to help prep for Star Trek: Picard include “Datalore”, “Brothers”, “I Borg”, “Descent: Part 1”, “Descent: Part 2”, and “The Offspring” due to their connections with Data and Hugh in the upcoming series.

What do you think of our list of the Top 20 Quintessential Picard episodes? Did we leave something off the list? Did we include something you think doesn’t belong? Listen to our discussions and then let us know your thoughts.

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Top 20 Quintessential Picard Episodes

Prepping 4 Picard #1: Encounter at Farpoint

Prepping 4 Picard begins this week with Star Trek: The Next Generation’s pilot episode, “Encounter at Farpoint” and the first episode on our Top 20 Quintessential Picard episodes! Derreck & Rae discuss the introduction to Picard, the new Enterprise, the new crew, and Q.

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Prepping 4 Picard #1: Encounter at Farpoint

Quintessential Picard

Star Trek: Picard is slated to boldly go later in 2019. With that in mind, we put together a list of the Top 20 Quintessential Picard episodes from The Next Generation. In this week’s episode, Derreck is joined by recurring guest host, Rae, to talk through all 20 episodes and why they made the cut on must-see Picard episodes.

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Quintessential Picard

RR47: Star Trek Nemesis Review

We conclude our TNG film era reviews with one of the more controversial Star Trek movies, Nemesis. Nemesis is the fourth TNG cast film and the tenth Star Trek movie, the last in the Prime timeline. Rae and Zach join Derreck for this movie review continuation. We discuss budgeting differences between the TNG era films, overall plot, how Nemesis might have the best space battle of the Star Trek movies, and so much more!

Join us next week as we cross into the Kelvin timeline for our review of Star Trek (2009)!

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Derreck Mayer

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Rae Stewart
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RR47: Star Trek Nemesis Review