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Star Trek Picard “Et in Arcadia Ego Part 2″ Detailed Analysis

Star Trek Picard “Et in Arcadia Ego Part 2″ Detailed Analysis

March 28, 2020

Star Trek Picard's season finale "Et in Arcadia Ego Part 2" has arrived. We finally get to see some turn of the century Starfleet ships, plus a welcome familiar face. So what did I think of the climax? I talk about what worked for me, and what didn't. It's been a wild ride over the last ten weeks. I've enjoyed the journey, and I hope you'll continue to join me on Nerd Heaven now that Star Trek Picard is finished. There's plenty more to come!

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Star Trek Picard “Et in Arcadia Ego Part 1″ Detailed Analysis Review

Star Trek Picard “Et in Arcadia Ego Part 1″ Detailed Analysis Review

March 21, 2020

It's the second-last episode of Star Trek Picard season 1. And all the threads have now come together. A show like this lives and dies on the payoffs to its mysteries and mythology. And I feel that Star Trek Picard is doing pretty well in that regard. What do you think? This episode manages to be quite thematic and thought-provoking while still leading up to the grant finale. Let's dig deep into this show.

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Star Trek Picard “Broken Pieces” In Depth Analysis and Review

Star Trek Picard “Broken Pieces” In Depth Analysis and Review

March 14, 2020

Everything is coming together in this week's episode of Star Trek Picard "Broken Pieces". We delve deeply into Rios's character, seeing the broken pieces of his life symbolised in his holograms. We also get a much greater understanding of the mythology of the show. And it's exciting me. We're getting the big-scale science fiction coming into view, and we finally add a little more depth to the villains of the show. Let's dive in and geek out over this episode together.

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Star Trek Picard “Nepenthe” - Detailed Analysis and Review

Star Trek Picard “Nepenthe” - Detailed Analysis and Review

March 9, 2020

Wow. This was a fantastic episode. Bringing back Riker and Troi wasn't just a nostalgia stunt. These character were very well used to fantastic effect. This is a beautiful character episode that adds more depth to Riker and Troi's characters than was done by any of the TNG movies. This episode is packed with scene after scene that makes you feel a variety of emotions. Let's dig in and geek out over this wonderful piece of television.

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Star Trek Picard “The Impossible Box” - Detailed Analysis and Review

Star Trek Picard “The Impossible Box” - Detailed Analysis and Review

February 29, 2020

Everything begins to transition in episode 6 of Star Trek Picard. Jean-Luc finally meets up with both Hugh and Soji. What starts as an investigation turns into a daring rescue as Narak finally makes his move against her. Picard also has to confront his haunted past as a former Borg drone. Everything changes after this episode. Join me as we dig in deep to geek out over this one.

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Star Trek Picard “Stardust City Rag” - Detailed Analysis and Review

Star Trek Picard “Stardust City Rag” - Detailed Analysis and Review

February 22, 2020

Things get serious in the 5th episode of Star Trek Picard. There's a lot to talk about, I dig deep. What a fascinating mixture of brutality, darkness, and light-hearted adventure. We get to spend some time with Seven of Nine, and finally catch up with Bruce Maddox. But there's a lot lurking in background here. This episode has it all. Laughs, triumph, drama, and heart-break.

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Star Trek Picard “Absolute Candor” - Detailed Review / Analysis

Star Trek Picard “Absolute Candor” - Detailed Review / Analysis

February 15, 2020

Picard and his crew are finally off, travelling the stars in their ship. Their first stop is a planet called Vashti, where Picard helped Romulan refugees 14 years ago. This episode forces Picard to confront his past failures, and the guilt he carries because of them. And we meet Elnor, a warrior from a Romulan religious order. Can Picard convince Elnor to join his quest?

I found there were some interesting themes to talk about in this episode. So let's dig into it together.

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Star Trek Picard: “The End is The Beginning” Detailed Review (Nerd Heaven #013)

Star Trek Picard: “The End is The Beginning” Detailed Review (Nerd Heaven #013)

February 8, 2020

Jean Luc Picard finally takes command of a new ship and crew in the third episode of Star Trek Picard. Join me for a detailed review and analysis of this episode. This one feels more Star Trek than the previous two. The plot is beginning to heat up. Plus, the return of Hugh, and revelations about Dahj and Soji that raise many more questions than they answer. There's a lot going on in this episode. Geek out with me!

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Star Trek: Picard “Maps and Legends” Review

Star Trek: Picard “Maps and Legends” Review

February 1, 2020

In the second episode of Star Trek Picard, Jean-Luc goes head to head with Starfleet, and things get very heated between him and Admiral Clancy. We learn quite a lot in this episode about what the Romulans are up to, but there's plenty more to discover. Basically, a lot of setup this time around, but that doesn't mean it isn't compelling viewing.

Join me as we dig deep into this episode of Star Trek Picard.

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Star Trek Picard: Remembrance

Star Trek Picard: Remembrance

January 25, 2020

Star Trek Picard has released its first episode - Remembrance. And I'm here to dig deep and talk about it. After giving a brief spoiler-free review, I dig deep and discuss the episode in detail. Remembrance is an emotionally satisfying journey into the later life of Jean-Luc Picard. It maintains a beautiful balance between old and new. There is plenty of nostalgia for die-hard Star Trek fans, but everything is there for a reason. The story being told is new and will feel satisfying to newcomers to the franchise.

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