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That Star Trek Podcast

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We give you a detailed analysis of all the new Star Trek content coming on the small screen and the big screen including Star Trek: Discovery, Star Trek: Picard, and anything yet to come.
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Supernova (Complain Supernova) Star Trek Prodigy Season Finale Review
Supernova (Complain Supernova) Star Trek Prodigy Season Finale Review
Our stalwart crew gathers for one last discussion of Star Trek: Prodigy's first season. Sure, we had a LOT of issues with this finale and this season overall, but it's Star Trek. What are we gonna do, not watch it?  petaQ, please.
01:30:22
January 04, 2023
Special Presentation: Captain Gameshow #159
Special Presentation: Captain Gameshow #159
Pass the time while you wait for our Star Trek: Prodigy finale discussion by listening to the episode of Captain Gameshow that decided who would fill Shawn's hosting shoes while he's away. Presented in its entirety, episode #159 of Captain Gameshow, "Big Kermit Energy" hosted by John Irons and featuring contestants Scott, Rick, Jen and Chris.
01:21:10
December 29, 2022
Mindwalk (Hive Mind High Five) Star Trek: Prodigy Review
Mindwalk (Hive Mind High Five) Star Trek: Prodigy Review
The gang's all here as Scott welcomes John, Nique and Tom to all swap consciousnesses with each other. They all refuse, so we discuss Season 1 Episode 18 of Star Trek: Prodigy instead.
01:20:46
December 22, 2022
Ghost in the Machine (Jollo Haneway) Star Trek: Prodigy Review
Ghost in the Machine (Jollo Haneway) Star Trek: Prodigy Review
Remember how the holodecks in TNG kept malfunctioning and putting the crew in danger? Remember how we all thought they'd eventually fix that problem? Yeah, so they never did. And thus we are able to discuss Ghost in the Machine, season 1 episode 17 of Star Trek: Prodigy.
01:12:16
December 17, 2022
Preludes (John is Gonna Cut This) Star Trek: Prodigy Review
Preludes (John is Gonna Cut This) Star Trek: Prodigy Review
The podcast crew learns that professional wrestling still exists in the 24th century as flashbacks and backstories take center stage in this review of season 1, episode 16 of Star Trek: Prodigy.
01:26:26
December 10, 2022
Masquerade (Flying Space Ninjas) Star Trek: Prodigy Review
Masquerade (Flying Space Ninjas) Star Trek: Prodigy Review
John Irons returns! Dave Roberson guests! Scott, Nique and Tom remain! Things get crazy, and in the best possible way as we deconstruct season 1 episode 15 of Star Trek: Prodigy. Less He-Man. More Doogie. That's Canon!
01:21:53
December 03, 2022
Crossroads (Hoth Eisley) Star Trek: Prodigy Review
Crossroads (Hoth Eisley) Star Trek: Prodigy Review
Grab your hooded asymmetrical uniform parkas and outrageous scoundrels as Scott, Nique and Tom loiter outside the Neutral Zone to discuss Season 1, Episode 14 of Star Trek: Prodigy.
01:21:12
December 01, 2022
All the World's a Stage by That Star Trek Podcast
All the World's a Stage by That Star Trek Podcast
Scott and Nique are joined by Scott's evil twin (except not evil and also three years older). It's his brother Tom! The trio dive in and poke around inside Star Trek: Prodigy, Season 1 Episode 13, All the World's a Stage.
01:04:21
November 25, 2022
Let Sleeping Borg Lie by That Star Trek Podcast
Let Sleeping Borg Lie by That Star Trek Podcast
Star Trek: Prodigy revisits an old enemy, and our panel has opinions! Scott, John and guest Chris welcome a new crew member as Nique Yager joins the podcast moving forward! This episode we discuss Season One, Episode Twelve; Let Sleeping Borg Lie.
01:17:55
November 14, 2022
The Stars At Night/Asylum
The Stars At Night/Asylum
As one door closes, another opens. Join the gang for a good-bye, and a hello.
01:45:48
November 12, 2022
Star Trek Lower Decks 3x09: Trusted Sources
Star Trek Lower Decks 3x09: Trusted Sources
We're a little behind. But here is the season 3 penultimate episode...
01:16:18
November 04, 2022
Star Trek Lower Decks 3x08: Crisis Point 2: Paradoxus
Star Trek Lower Decks 3x08: Crisis Point 2: Paradoxus
Boimler tries to out-Mariner Mariner on the holodeck, and hijinks ensue.
01:21:05
October 21, 2022
Star Trek Lower Decks 3x07: A Mathematically Perfect Redemption (NYCC Trailer Reactions)
Star Trek Lower Decks 3x07: A Mathematically Perfect Redemption (NYCC Trailer Reactions)
First up: all the juicy trailers and announcements from New York Comic Con, then a dive into the Peanut Hamper!!
01:31:07
October 14, 2022
Lower Decks: Reflections/Hear All, Trust Nothing
Lower Decks: Reflections/Hear All, Trust Nothing
Playing a little catch-up after IRL upheavals and hurricanes, please join us as we discuss both Reflections and Hear All, Trust Nothing.
01:36:34
October 04, 2022
Star Trek Lower Decks 3x04: Room for Growth
Star Trek Lower Decks 3x04: Room for Growth
On this episode we discuss Lower Decks Season 3, Episode 4 Room for Growth.
48:19
September 23, 2022
Star Trek Day Announcements
Star Trek Day Announcements
Join Scott, Dave, John, Chris, and Rick as they discuss the slate of announcements released on Star Trek Day 2022!
38:40
September 15, 2022
Lower Decks: Mining the Mind's Mines
Lower Decks: Mining the Mind's Mines
John, Chris, Scott, Dave, and Rick discuss Lower Decks Season 3, Episode 3 Mining the Mind's Mines.
01:20:37
September 13, 2022
Star Trek Lower Decks
Star Trek Lower Decks
We're back and we're analyzing the latest episode of Lower Decks!
42:06
September 09, 2022
Star Trek Lower Decks 3x01: Grounded
Star Trek Lower Decks 3x01: Grounded
Lower decks is back, and so are we! On this episode Scott gives us a brief report from Las Vegas, then we dive hip-deep into the premier of Lower Decks season three, Grounded!
01:14:29
August 31, 2022
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x10: A Quality of Mercy
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x10: A Quality of Mercy
This week we get into the final episode of the first season of Star Trek: Strange New Worlds.
01:21:53
July 14, 2022
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x09: All Those Who Wander
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x09: All Those Who Wander
The crew of the Enterprise encounter a deadly lifeform and learn that in space...no one can hear you scream.
01:10:40
July 03, 2022
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x08: The Elysian Kingdom
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x08: The Elysian Kingdom
Doctor M'Benga is stuck in a replay of The Princess Bride. Join us for our discussion of this week's episode of Strange New Worlds that was titled "The Elysian Kingdom". Join us for more shows like this at InfinitePotato.com.
01:04:36
June 27, 2022
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x07: The Serene Squall
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x07: The Serene Squall
This week we're talking about PIRATES! Join us as we discuss the latest episode of Strange New Worlds which was titled "The Serene Squall".
01:17:58
June 19, 2022
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x06: Lift Us Where Suffering Cannot Reach
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x06: Lift Us Where Suffering Cannot Reach
This week's episode was a tough watch. Join us for our conversation about Strange New Worlds 1x06 which was titled "Lift Us Where Suffering Cannot Reach". Visit our website at InfinitePotato.com for more great podcasts like this one.
01:25:44
June 13, 2022
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x05 Spock Amok
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x05 Spock Amok
This week we all switched bodies. Thankfully we got everything fixed before the show started. Join us as we discuss the latest episode of Strange New Worlds which was titled "Spock Amok".
01:11:06
June 10, 2022
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x04: Momento Mori
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x04: Momento Mori
A late episode this week, but here is our discussion of SNW episode 4. A memorial day on the Enterprise ends up in a balance of terror with one of Trek's most famous alien villains. Listen to more of what we have to offer at InfinitePotato.com.
01:05:19
June 05, 2022
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x03: Ghosts of Illyria
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x03: Ghosts of Illyria
This week Pike and Spock are asking who ya gonna call...Hemmer and La'an are cruisin' for a bruisin'...and Una has to come to terms with who she is. We're talking about the newest episode of Strange New Worlds which is titled "Ghosts of Illyria". To find more of our episodes come and visit us at InfinitePotato.com.
01:07:08
May 25, 2022
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x02: Children of the Comet
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x02: Children of the Comet
This week we are discussing what happens when you pit a communications officer against an ancient comet. Join us for our discussion of this week's episode: "Children of the Comet". You can listen right here or on your favorite podcatcher. And you can always find us on our website at InfinitePotato.com. #startrek; #space; #enterprise; #spock; #pike; #scifi
01:00:19
May 18, 2022
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x01: Strange New Worlds
Star Trek Strange New Worlds 1x01: Strange New Worlds
This week we are talking about the season premiere of the newest and most anticipated Star Trek series. Strange New Worlds brings Captain Christopher Pike back as the commanding officer of the USS Enterprise (NCC 1701). It is a direct spin-off of Discover season 2 and also brings Ethan Peck and Rebecca Romijn back as Spock and Una Chin-Riley. A host of new and old characters join them. This week Pike returns to his captain's chair to go save Una who has gone missing. Join us as we cover the pilot episode which was titled "Strange New Worlds". You can check out this episode and all the others that we've done on our website at InfinitePotato.com.
01:08:13
May 12, 2022
Star Trek Picard 2x10: Farewell
Star Trek Picard 2x10: Farewell
This week Nique Yager from SuperAnemic.com joins us to chat about the season 2 finale of Star Trek: Picard. Check out our other episodes on our website at InfinitePotato.com!
01:11:24
May 11, 2022
Star Trek Picard 2x09: Hide And Seek
Star Trek Picard 2x09: Hide And Seek
We have a delightful conversation with Eduardo Roman who played the Vulcan in the flashback scene of episode 2x08 (Mercy). And then Shawn and Scott break down this week's episode which was titled "Hide and Seek".
01:18:05
May 04, 2022
Star Trek Picard 2x08: Mercy
Star Trek Picard 2x08: Mercy
That's Ducane...but that's not Ducane! Picard is in the clink...Guinan meets Q...and Jurati is having a mineral-rich snack. Join us for our discussion of this week's episode of Star Trek: Picard..."Mercy".
01:11:04
April 27, 2022
Star Trek Picard 2x07: Monsters
Star Trek Picard 2x07: Monsters
We are going on a journey through the corridors of Picard's mind. Join us on this episode as we discuss the latest installment of Picard..."Monsters". Find our other episodes at InfinitePotato.com.
01:27:33
April 21, 2022
Star Trek Picard 2x06: Two of One
Star Trek Picard 2x06: Two of One
This week we make the best of a tough spot with the latest episode of Star Trek: Picard--"Two of One". Picard is on an impossible mission, Rios is in heaven, and Jurati is running with the shadows of the night. Listen to the rest of our episodes and check out the other stuff we do over on our website at InfinitePotato.com!
01:15:13
April 14, 2022
Star Trek Picard 2x05: Fly Me To The Moon
Star Trek Picard 2x05: Fly Me To The Moon
This week Shawn, Chris, and Dave are chatting about the newest episode of Star Trek: Picard. There's speculation galore, Spiner is back, and we chat about the new trailer for Star Trek: Strange New Worlds! Listen right here and make sure to check out our website at InfinitePotato.com!
01:16:22
April 06, 2022
Star Trek Picard 2x04: Watcher
Star Trek Picard 2x04: Watcher
This week we're knee-deep in temporal mechanics as we discuss the new episode of Star Trek: Picard..."Watcher". Picard visits an old friend and time is already different.
54:30
March 31, 2022
Star Trek Picard 2x03: Assimilated
Star Trek Picard 2x03: Assimilated
Join us as we break down the good and bad of this week's episode of Picard..."Assimilated".
47:47
March 23, 2022
Star Trek Discovery 4x13: Coming Home
Star Trek Discovery 4x13: Coming Home
This week we're chatting about the season 4 finale of Discovery and talking about the news of Kirk's recast for Strange New Worlds.
01:25:44
March 23, 2022
Star Trek Discovery 4x12: Species Ten-C
Star Trek Discovery 4x12: Species Ten-C
This week we're talking about the penultimate episode of Discovery's 4th season.  j6zrws57jtXYCHcS9I2k
50:04
March 18, 2022
Star Trek Picard 2x02: Penance
Star Trek Picard 2x02: Penance
Q is back and Picard and crew find themselves in an alternate reality where he is a murderous totalitarian. What could go wrong? Join us for our discussion of Penance.
50:26
March 17, 2022
Star Trek Picard 2x01: The Star Gazer
Star Trek Picard 2x01: The Star Gazer
In our second episode this week we're talking about the season premiere of Picard...The Star Gazer.
47:57
March 11, 2022
Star Trek Discovery 4x11: Rosetta
Star Trek Discovery 4x11: Rosetta
Chris from The Quantum Leap Podcast and Dave from The Star Trek Universe Podcast join us to talk about the latest episode of Star Trek: Discovery.
53:53
March 11, 2022
Star Trek Discovery 4x10: The Galactic Barrier
Star Trek Discovery 4x10: The Galactic Barrier
Dave from The Star Trek Universe Podcast joins us to break down the latest episode of Discovery. We get to the galactic barrier. Will Tarka pull a Gary Mitchell? Find out on this episode!
51:21
March 02, 2022
Star Trek Discover 4x08&09: All In and Rubicon
Star Trek Discover 4x08&09: All In and Rubicon
This week Dave from The Star Trek Universe Podcast and Chris from The Quantum Leap Podcast are joining in to help us catch up on the midseason premiere episodes of Discovery!
01:30:55
February 28, 2022
Star Trek Prodigy 1x10: A Moral Star Pt2
Star Trek Prodigy 1x10: A Moral Star Pt2
Dave from the Star Trek Universe Podcast joins us to talk about the mid-season finale of Prodigy!
38:16
February 16, 2022
Prodigy Catch-Up
Prodigy Catch-Up
Due to illnesses and hectic work schedules we've been away from the mic for a few weeks. So, this week Rick and Scott are going to catch you up on Prodigy by covering "First Con-Tact", "Time Amok", and "A Moral Star, Pt 1".
01:30:23
February 01, 2022
Star Trek Prodigy 1x06: Kobayashi
Star Trek Prodigy 1x06: Kobayashi
Gwen finds out a little more about where she came from and Dal takes on a no win scenario with a little legendary help.
36:43
January 17, 2022
Star Trek Discovery 4x07: ...But To Connect
Star Trek Discovery 4x07: ...But To Connect
Things are stirring up between Michael and Book and Zora is having a hissy fit. David Roberson from The Star Trek Universe Podcast joins us as we discuss the latest episode of "Star Trek: Discovery" which is titled "...But To Connect".
59:43
January 07, 2022
Star Trek Discovery 4x05&06: The Examples and Stormy Weather
Star Trek Discovery 4x05&06: The Examples and Stormy Weather
We're covering the last two episodes of Discovery this week. So get through those post Christmas blues by listening to our discussion of "The Examples" and "Stormy Weather". #tv; #startrek; #scifi; #film; #action
01:17:28
December 27, 2021
Star Trek Discovery 4x04: All Is Possible
Star Trek Discovery 4x04: All Is Possible
Tilly and Adira take on a training mission that goes sideways real fast--Michael and Saru play Parent Trap--and Culber and Book play with some sand. Check out our conversation about this week's episode of Star Trek: Discovery--"All Is Possible".
42:03
December 15, 2021
Star Trek Discovery 4x03: Choose To Live
Star Trek Discovery 4x03: Choose To Live
Yes, I know I call it episode 4 on the show...but forget about that and enjoy our discussion about this week's episode of Discovery!
55:16
December 08, 2021
Star Trek Discover 4x02: Anomaly
Star Trek Discover 4x02: Anomaly
Captain Burnham and the crew take a closer look at the planet destroying spatial anomaly in this week's all new episode.
47:25
December 01, 2021
Star Trek Discover 4x01: Kobiyashi Maru
Star Trek Discover 4x01: Kobiyashi Maru
This week's episode is a two-for-one special. We're talking about the final episode of Prodigy before they head off on their winter hiatus. And then we're discussing the season 4 premiere of Discovery.
01:26:55
November 23, 2021
Star Trek Prodigy 1x04: Dreamcatcher
Star Trek Prodigy 1x04: Dreamcatcher
This week the crew of the Protostar have their first away mission...and things go the way you'd expect. Join us for our discussion of "Dreamcatcher"!
01:01:44
November 15, 2021
Star Trek Prodigy 1x03: Starstruck
Star Trek Prodigy 1x03: Starstruck
Our rag-tag group of "heroes" set off on their first adventure, and a collision course with doom! Join us as we cover the latest episode of Prodigy..."Starstruck"!
56:38
November 07, 2021
Star Trek Prodigy 1x01: Lost And Found
Star Trek Prodigy 1x01: Lost And Found
It's the series of premiere of the new animated Star Trek series geared toward kids! A young man gathers a rag tag crew to attempt to escape a prison mining camp aboard the USS Protostar. 
01:00:26
November 04, 2021
Star Trek Lower Decks 2x10: First First Contact
Star Trek Lower Decks 2x10: First First Contact
The Cerritos has to risk everything to save a fellow Starfleet ship from devastation, and the crew have to pull together like never before. Join us as we break down the season 2 finale of Star Trek: Lower Decks! #startrek; #lowerdecks; #animation; #comedy; #scifi
39:29
October 17, 2021
Star Trek Lower Decks 2x09: wej Duj
Star Trek Lower Decks 2x09: wej Duj
This week Boimler is looking for a bridge buddy, Mariner is getting some Mom-time, and we're spending a long warp getting to know some new Lower Deckers. Join us as we discuss the latest episode of Lower Decks...wej Duj! #startrek; #lowerdecks; #animation; #comedy; #scifi
39:57
October 10, 2021
Star Trek Lower Decks 2x08: I, Excretus
Star Trek Lower Decks 2x08: I, Excretus
This week the Lower Deckers and the senior staff have to trade places when the entire ship is put through drills. Join us as we explore this week's episode of Lower Decks! #startrek; #lowerdecks; #scifi; #animation; #comedy
41:48
October 03, 2021
Star Trek Lower Decks S02E07: Where Pleasant Fountains Lie
Star Trek Lower Decks S02E07: Where Pleasant Fountains Lie
This week Mariner and Boimler are stranded on a deserted planet with an evil computer and the ship's Chief Engineer has to deal with his mother's meddling in his sex life. Join us as we review this week's episode of Star Trek: Lower Decks! #movies; #tv; #film; #startrek; #lowerdecks; #jeffreycombs
44:43
September 26, 2021
Star Trek Lower Decks S02E06: The Spy Humongous
Star Trek Lower Decks S02E06: The Spy Humongous
This week Boimler is taking advice from some redshirts while the rest of the Deckers are taking out the trash. Oh, and Captain Freeman is dealing with the Pakleds again. Join us for our discussion of this week's episode of #LowerDecks! #startrek; #tv; #scifi; #space; #animation; #comedy; #paramount
45:17
September 19, 2021
Star Trek Lower Decks S02E05: An Embarrassment of Dooplers PLUS Star Trek Day 2021!!!
Star Trek Lower Decks S02E05: An Embarrassment of Dooplers PLUS Star Trek Day 2021!!!
This week there's a Tribble-sized problem on the Cerritos and the Lower Deckers are crashing a party. Plus we talk about all the announcements from this year's Star Trek Day live event. #startrek; #lowerdecks; #comedy; #startrekday; #discovery; #strangenewworlds; #prodigy; #picard
01:12:36
September 12, 2021
Star Trek Lower Decks S02E04: Mugato Gumato
Star Trek Lower Decks S02E04: Mugato Gumato
This week Jeff Hughes joins us and we talk about the latest episode of Lower Decks, "Mugato Gumato". The Cerritos is sent to investigate a Mugato sighting...Rutherford and Boimler try to figure out the truth about Mariner's past...Tendi is getting her scan on...and the Captain gets taken for a ride. #tv; #scifi; #animation; #comedy; #paramount; #startrek; #lowerdecks
40:24
September 05, 2021
Star Trek Lower Decks S02E03: We'll Always Have Tom Paris
Star Trek Lower Decks S02E03: We'll Always Have Tom Paris
Boimler can't catch a break when trying to meet one of his heroes--Rutherford is trying to find out the truth--and Mariner and Tendi are on a mission and they've got things to prove! Join us on this episode as we discuss the latest episode of Lower Decks...We'll Always Have Tom Paris! #startrek; #lowerdecks; #scifi; #space; #comedy
50:34
September 04, 2021
Star Trek Lower Decks S02E02: Kayshon, His Eyes Open
Star Trek Lower Decks S02E02: Kayshon, His Eyes Open
This week Mariner might learn her lesson about not listening to her team, the Cerritos welcomes a new chief of security, and Boimler may learn to be careful what he wishes for. Oh...and there are a ton of Trek-Sized easter eggs. 
39:08
August 22, 2021
Star Trek Lower Decks S02E01: Strange Energies
Star Trek Lower Decks S02E01: Strange Energies
The crew of the USS Cerritos is back and we're here to analyze every episode this season. This week Ransom is affected by some "Strange Energies". Thanks to Christopher DeFilippis for joining us on this episode! #startrek; #strangeenergies; #lowerdecks; #scifi; #comedy; #animation; #paramount
38:54
August 15, 2021
Star Trek DS9: Visionary
Star Trek DS9: Visionary
We're continuing our time travel series with the 3rd season Deep Space Nine episode "Visionary". An accident causes O'Brien to make small jumps forward in time. Will his brief knowledge of future events help him and the crew thwart an attempt to destroy the station? #tv; #scifi; #space; #ds9; #startrek
33:10
August 10, 2021
Star Trek DS9: Past Tense
Star Trek DS9: Past Tense
This week we are continuing our time travel retrospective of Trek with the DS9 episode "Past Tense". Sisko, Bashir, and Dax are transported to the 21st century where they become deeply involved in a historic case of civil unrest. #startrek; #ds9; #timetravel; #scifi; #space
48:29
July 27, 2021
Star Trek TNG: Firstborn
Star Trek TNG: Firstborn
Alexander doesn't want to be a warrior, but Worf isn't having it. Can a distant friend of the family help them change things? This week we're continuing our retrospective of Star Trek's time travel episodes with the TNG episode "Firstborn". #startrek; #firstborn; #space; #scifi; #worf; #picard; #klingon
01:03:31
July 06, 2021
Star Trek TNG: Timescape
Star Trek TNG: Timescape
The Enterprise is frozen in time. The only possible outcome is its destruction. Can Picard and the crew figure this puzzle out before time restarts itself? This week we are continuing our retrospective of Star Trek's time travel episodes with the TNG episode "Timescape". #startrek; #tng; #scifi; #space; #adventure; #timetravel; #timescape
53:51
June 29, 2021
Star Trek TNG: Time's Arrow
Star Trek TNG: Time's Arrow
A discovery on Earth leads the crew of the Enterprise to travel five hundred years into the past to stop an alien invasion and investigate the death of one of their own. This week we're continuing our time travel retrospective with the two part episode "Time's Arrow". #startrek; #tng; #timesarrow; #timetravel; #space; #scifi
01:14:31
June 22, 2021
Star Trek TNG: Cause And Effect
Star Trek TNG: Cause And Effect
The crew of the Enterprise are caught in a time loop that only ends when the ship is destroyed. This week we're continuing our time travel retrospective with the TNG episode "Cause and Effect"! #startrek #scifi #time #travel #space #frasier
01:01:32
June 15, 2021
Star Trek TNG: A Matter of Time
Star Trek TNG: A Matter of Time
This week we're continuing our retrospective of time travel episodes with the TNG episode "A Matter of Time". Will the appearance of a historian from the future disrupt the Enterprise's mission to save a planet from total destruction?
01:03:60
June 01, 2021
Star Trek TNG: Captain's Holiday
Star Trek TNG: Captain's Holiday
Captain Picard needs to relax. So what if his vacation gets interrupted by a beautiful woman, a crazed Ferengi, some time-traveling history buffs, and star-killing weapon? Shawn, Scott, Rick, and Jen review the TNG episode "Captain's Holiday" as part of our time-travel retrospective. #startrek; #tng; #ferengi; #picard; #vash; #enterprise; #scifi; #action; #adventure; #timetravel
57:25
May 18, 2021
Star Trek TNG: Yesterday's Enterprise
Star Trek TNG: Yesterday's Enterprise
We're continuing our retrospective of Trek's time travel episode by reviewing the TNG episode "Yesterday's Enterprise". What happens when the Enterprise-C travels a couple of decades into the future and changes the course of history? Shawn, Rick, Scott, and Jen break it down in this week's episode. #startrek; #timetravel; #tng; #tasha; #romulans; #sela; #enterprise; #action; #adventure; #war
01:04:42
May 11, 2021
A Chat with Judith and Garfield Reeves-Stevens
A Chat with Judith and Garfield Reeves-Stevens
Judith and Garfield Reeves-Stevens have had a storied career writing for such properties as Batman: The Animated Series, Flash Gordon, and Star Trek. They've written 20 Star Trek novels including 10 with William Shatner. This week, as part of our crossover series, we welcome them to the podcast to talk about their novel Federation and the Shatnerverse.  #startrek; #novels; #shatner; #shatnerverse; #thereturn; #federation; #zeframcochran; #trekker; #trekkie; #tng; #tos; #ds9; #voy; #ent; #enterprise; batman; #action; #adventure; #drama; #scifi
01:05:41
May 04, 2021
Star Trek TNG: Time Squared
Star Trek TNG: Time Squared
We're continuing our retrospective of Trek's time travel episodes. This week we're discussing Time Squared. When a duplicate Picard shows up from 6 hours in the future the race is on to discover what happened to him and his ship before the same fate befalls the crew of the Enterprise. #startrek; #thenextgeneration; #enterprise; #scifi; #action; #adventure; #trekkie; #trekker; #space; #tv
41:51
April 27, 2021
Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
This week we are continuing our retrospective of Star Trek's time travel stories. Shawn, Scott, and Tom take a look at the 1986 film "Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home". #film; #movies; #tv; #startrek; #trekker; #trekkie; #kirk; #spock; #mccoy; #sarek; #thevoyagehome; #timetravel; #therebewhaleshere
58:06
April 20, 2021
Star Trek Announcements and News
Star Trek Announcements and News
Last week we got lots of news about some of the upcoming projects that Star Trek is working on. Now we're talking about stuff like what Janeway is supposed to be doing on Prodigy, how Q will be worked in to Picard's second season, and why Discovery changed their uniforms again. Come check it out and visit us at InfinitePotato.com! #startrek; #scifi; #discovery; #picard; #strangenewworlds; #lowerdecks; #prodigy; #film; #movie; #adventure; #space
50:29
April 13, 2021
Patreon Preview: Kingdom of the Spiders
Patreon Preview: Kingdom of the Spiders
We've launched our Patreon page! Our first episode is out now and it is an in depth look at the 1977 horror classic "Kingdom of the Spiders" starring William Shatner. You can hear the first few minutes of the episode right here. If you'd like to hear the rest of it or to lock in all the future things we make for our patrons then head over to Patreon.com/InfinitePotato!
13:07
April 07, 2021
Star Trek TAS: Yesteryear
Star Trek TAS: Yesteryear
This week we are continuing our look at Star Trek episodes that use time travel as a plot device. On this episode Shawn, Scott, and Tom discuss the Animated Series episode "Yesteryear". When Kirk and Spock return from a mission through the Guardian of Forever they discover that Spock's history has changed. Now Spock mush travel back in time to save his younger self. #startrek; #animation; #scifi; #filmation; #timetravel
45:30
March 28, 2021
Star Trek TOS: All Our Yesterdays
Star Trek TOS: All Our Yesterdays
When Kirk, Spock, and McCoy beam down to a planet just hours before its sun explodes they find themselves transported into its past. Now, they truly are in a race against time. Join us for another installment of our time travel series with "All Our Yesterdays"! #scifi; #startrek; #space; #timetravel; #action
55:30
March 14, 2021
Star Trek TOS: Assignment Earth
Star Trek TOS: Assignment Earth
Our time travel series continues. This week Gary Seven shows up on board the Enterprise with his own mission in time. Check out the backdoor pilot that tried to launch a new series in the Trekiverse as we review "Assignment: Earth"! #startrek; #trek; #scifi; #backdoorpilot; #timetravel
49:04
March 07, 2021
Star Trek TOS: City on the Edge of Forever
Star Trek TOS: City on the Edge of Forever
This week we are continuing our retrospective of time travel episodes with City on the Edge of Forever.
01:05:17
March 01, 2021
Star Trek TOS: Tomorrow Is Yesterday
Star Trek TOS: Tomorrow Is Yesterday
While we wait for more Trek we are starting our Time Travel Retrospective Series. Join us as we talk about all of the Star Trek episodes that deal with characters moving in time. This week we begin with the TOS episode "Tomorrow is Yesterday"! #tv; #scifi; #startrek; #tos; #timetravel
57:23
February 23, 2021
A Chat with Alan Dean Foster
A Chat with Alan Dean Foster
This week we have a very special treat for Trek fans of all ages. Joining us in the Infinite Potato Studio is none other than Mr. Alan Dean Foster! Mr. Foster has had a storied career writing novelizations for everything from Star Trek to Star Wars to Alien as well as a slew of his own original works. We were very honored to get to have him join us for this chat and we hope that you enjoy it as well.
01:49:06
January 17, 2021
Star Trek Discovery 3x13: That Hope Is You Pt 2
Star Trek Discovery 3x13: That Hope Is You Pt 2
Branden Ushio joins us to talk about the 3rd season finale of Star Trek: Discovery. #startrekdiscovery; #trekkie; #scifi; #cbs; #action; #drama
01:38:13
January 10, 2021
Star Trek Discovery 3x12: There Is A Tide
Star Trek Discovery 3x12: There Is A Tide
Yippee Kai Ay Mother Trekkers! This week Seth joins us to talk about the penultimate episode of Discovery's 3rd season!
01:07:56
January 03, 2021
Star Trek Discovery 3x11: Su'Kal
Star Trek Discovery 3x11: Su'Kal
This week Branden Ushio from The Fandom Podcast joins us to talk about the latest episode of Discovery. Michael, Culber, and Saru seek out a life sign on an ancient Kelpian ship and discover what could be the answer to the mystery of The Burn.
01:13:12
December 27, 2020
A Chat with Noah Averbach-Katz
A Chat with Noah Averbach-Katz
In this bonus episode we welcome Noah Averbach-Katz  who plays Ryn in this season of Star Trek: Discovery
01:01:49
December 20, 2020
Star Trek Discovery 3x10: Terra Firma Pt 2
Star Trek Discovery 3x10: Terra Firma Pt 2
Join us for our review of Discovery's latest episode.
42:20
December 20, 2020
Star Trek Discovery 3x09: Tera Firma Pt 1
Star Trek Discovery 3x09: Tera Firma Pt 1
This week Branden joins us to help break down this week's new episode of Star Trek: Discovery--Tera Firma Pt 1
01:06:28
December 14, 2020
Star Trek Discovery 3x08: The Sanctuary
Star Trek Discovery 3x08: The Sanctuary
Michael and Book face off with the Emerald Chain--Stamets and Adira make a discovery regarding the Burn--and Georgiou is particularly Georgiou-like. Chris and Seth join us for this new episode of the podcast where we break down and review "The Sanctuary". #startrekdiscovery, #scifi, #trek, #trekkie, #cbs, #action
01:14:30
December 06, 2020
Star Trek Discovery 3x07: Unification III
Star Trek Discovery 3x07: Unification III
Seth joins us to discuss the latest episode of Star Trek: Discovery which was titled Unification III. Join us on our website at www.cosmicpotatonetwork.com. #startrek #discovery #scifi #tv #action #adventure
01:13:50
November 29, 2020
Discovery 3x06: Scavengers
Discovery 3x06: Scavengers
We're joined by Hayley from Trek Geeks, Trek FM, and The Fandom Podcast Network and she helps us break down and review the newest episode of #StarTrekDiscovery. #startrek; #discovery; #space; #scifi; #voyager Check out or Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/startrekpod Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThatTrekPod We're also on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCl4eRnu4MenStbIaVJpms3Q?view_as=subscriber
01:08:55
November 24, 2020
Discovery 3x05: Die Trying
Discovery 3x05: Die Trying
Branden Ushio and Christopher DeFilippis join us this week to talk about the latest episode of Star Trek: Discovery. We break down and review "Die Trying"! #startrek; #discovery; #space; #scifi; #nog; #voyager Check out or Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/startrekpod Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThatTrekPod We're also on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCl4eRnu4MenStbIaVJpms3Q?view_as=subscriber
01:03:15
November 15, 2020
Discovery 3x03 & 3x04: People of Earth & Forget Me Not
Discovery 3x03 & 3x04: People of Earth & Forget Me Not
This week we welcome Tom Matteson to the historic Cosmic Potato Studio to help us break down and review the 3rd and 4th episodes of Discovery's third season. #startrek; #discovery; #scifi; #action; #trill
01:38:17
November 08, 2020
Discovery 3x02: Far From Home
Discovery 3x02: Far From Home
This week we are discussing the second episode of Star Trek: Discovery's third season. Listen and enjoy. Be sure to visit us at cosmicpotatonetwork.com for more! #startrek; #discovery; #cbs; #scifi; #trekkie
01:28:32
October 26, 2020
Discovery 3x01: That Hope is You--Part One
Discovery 3x01: That Hope is You--Part One
This week we're joined by Nique Yager from SuperAnemic.Com to break down the last couple of episodes of Lower Decks, chat about Kate Mulgrew joining Star Trek: Prodigy, and dig into the season premiere of Discovery! #startrek; #trekkie; #scifi; #discovery; #lowerdecks; #prodigy
01:59:54
October 18, 2020
In a Mirror Darkly
In a Mirror Darkly
Christopher DeFilippis joins us to discuss the last episode in our TOS crossover series. This time, the character that crosses over is the USS Defiant. When the Jonathan Archer from the mirror universe steals it from the Tholians it is literally every man, and woman, for themselves. #startrek; #scifi; #enterprise; #defiant; #TOS
01:35:20
October 05, 2020
Flashback
Flashback
We are continuing or TOS character crossover series. This week Christopher DeFilippis joins us to discuss the return of George Takei in the Voyager episode "Flashback". #startrek; #voyager; #georgetakei; #sulu; #scifi
01:12:59
September 27, 2020
Trials and Tribble-Ations
Trials and Tribble-Ations
Christopher DeFilippis joins us as we continue our TOS character crossover series. This week we go back to DS9 as the crew time travels to the 23rd century in "Trials and Tribble-Ations". #startrek; #ds9; #tv; #scifi; #trekkie
01:07:45
September 13, 2020
News, Reviews, and Lower Decks
News, Reviews, and Lower Decks
This week Branden joins us to talk about Shatner's Twitter rants, Discovery season 3, Lower Decks, and "Unbelievable!!!!!"
01:12:28
September 07, 2020
Once More Unto the Breach
Once More Unto the Breach
This week we're continuing our TOS character crossover series. The legendary Dahar Master returns for his final appearance in this episode of Deep Space Nine. #startrek; #tos; #klingon; #ds9; #scifi
55:03
August 22, 2020
Lower Decks 1x01: Second Contact
Lower Decks 1x01: Second Contact
Join us as we break down the good and the bad of the series premiere of Lower Decks. Warning, this review is full of spoilers. Also, is you live outside of the US then you probably haven't been able to see the show yet so you might want to skip this episode. #startrek; #lowerdecks; #trekker; #trekkie; #secondcontact; #cbsallaccess
01:11:05
August 09, 2020
The Sword of Khaless
The Sword of Khaless
This week we continue our TOS character crossover series with the DS9 episode "The Sword of Kahless".
55:17
July 27, 2020
Blood Oath
Blood Oath
We're continuing our TOS character crossover series. This time Shawn, Rick, and Chris get together to talk about the DS9 episode "Blood Oath". #startrek; #deepspacenine; #ds9; #klingon; #tos
57:38
July 13, 2020
More Picard Thoughts
More Picard Thoughts
We're joined by David C Roberson and Matthew Carrol from the Star Trek Universe Podcast as well as MarkAdam Miller, the commodore of the local Birmingham, AL Star Trek International fan club chapter. We discuss our overall thoughts of the first season of Star Trek: Picard. This episode was a panel during @HomeCon. To find more of the panels we did that weekend join our Facebook group. #StarTrek; #Picard; #SciFi; #nextgen; #TNG
01:01:54
June 29, 2020
Generations
Generations
This week Shawn, Rick, and Chris continue the discussion of TOS crossovers as Captain James T. Kirk returns to the franchise in Star Trek: Generations.
02:05:28
June 06, 2020
Relics
Relics
Novelist Michael Jan Friedman joins us as we continue our review of TOS character crossovers. This week we're talking about the return of James Doohan as Scotty in the TNG episode "Relics".
01:14:50
May 31, 2020
Strange New Worlds
Strange New Worlds
This week we talk about the announcement from CBS All Access that they will be making a new series called Strange New Worlds that follows Pike, Spock, and Number One on the USS Enterprise. #StarTrek, #CBS, #StrangeNewWorlds, #Discovery
01:07:31
May 25, 2020
Unification
Unification
This week we continue our review of TOS character crossovers with the return of Leonard Nimoy as Spock in the TNG episode "Unification".
01:02:10
May 17, 2020
Sarek
Sarek
We continue our TOS Crossover series with Mark Lenard's return as Sarek. When the Vulcan ambassador has a hard time keeping his emotions in check it has an effect on the entire crew and jeopardizes an important negotiation.
51:30
May 03, 2020
Encounter at Farpoint
Encounter at Farpoint
We are beginning a new series as we endeavor to watch and review every episode of TNG, DS9, VOY, and ENT that had a crossover with the original series. This week we started with Encounter at Farpoint.
01:01:01
April 19, 2020
Picard 1.10: Et In Arcadia Ego Part 2
Picard 1.10: Et In Arcadia Ego Part 2
This week we review the first season finale of Star Trek: Picard.
01:45:31
March 29, 2020
Picard 1.09: Et In Arcadia Ego Part 1
Picard 1.09: Et In Arcadia Ego Part 1
Christopher DeFilippis joins us as we review the penultimate episode of Star Trek: Picard's first season.
58:55
March 22, 2020
Picard 1.08: Broken Pieces
Picard 1.08: Broken Pieces
Picard connects with Soji, Rios connects with the past, Jurati connects with what she's done, and Anika makes a connection of her own. This week we review the eighth episode of Star Trek: Picard's first season.
01:38:38
March 15, 2020
Picard 1.06 & 1.07--The Impossible Box and Nepenthe
Picard 1.06 & 1.07--The Impossible Box and Nepenthe
Seth joins us once again to discuss the last two episodes of Star Trek: Picard. This time Picard finally makes it to The Artifact, Raffi makes another sacrifice, Jurati is at a crossroads, and we welcome back some dear old friends.
02:04:54
March 08, 2020
Picard 1.04 and 1.05: Absolute Candor and Stardust City Rag
Picard 1.04 and 1.05: Absolute Candor and Stardust City Rag
In this episode Shawn, Rick, John, Virginia, and Scott welcome Seth back to the program to help us break down the last two episodes of Star Trek: Picard.
02:04:54
February 24, 2020
Picard 1.03: The End is the Beginning
Picard 1.03: The End is the Beginning
A crew is forming, old friendships are rekindling, and old characters are resurfacing. Nique Yager from superanemic.com joins us to discuss the newest episode of Star Trek: Picard. #startrek, #startrekpicard, #picard, #tng, #cbs, #scifi
01:23:22
February 10, 2020
Picard 1.02: Maps and Legends
Picard 1.02: Maps and Legends
This week we're joined by Nique Yager to help us review the latest episode of Star Trek: Picard. #StarTrek, #Picard, #SciFi, #CBS, #Borg, #Romulan, #PatrickStewart
01:02:01
February 03, 2020
Picard 1.01: Remembrance
Picard 1.01: Remembrance
This week we dive into the newest series from CBS All Access with the series premiere of Star Trek: Picard. #startrek, #startrekpicard, #picard, #remembrance, #tng
01:30:59
January 27, 2020
Picard Retrospective: All Good Things
Picard Retrospective: All Good Things
This week we continue our retrospective of TNG episodes that we believe will have a bearing on the events that we'll see unfold in Star Trek: Picard. We watched and reviewed the series finale, "All Good Things". We also talked about the newest Short Trek..."Children of Mars".
01:19:52
January 24, 2020
Picard Retrospective: I, Borg and Descent
Picard Retrospective: I, Borg and Descent
This week we continue our retrospective of TNG episodes that we believe will have a bearing on the events that we'll see unfold in Star Trek: Picard. We watched and reviewed the season 5 episode "I, Borg" as well as the two-part season 6 cliffhanger "Descent".
59:57
December 31, 2019
In Memoriam and Short Treks
In Memoriam and Short Treks
This week we pay tribute to Rene Auberjonois and D.C. Fontana. Then we break down the newest Short Treks, "The Girl Who Made the Stars" and "Ephraim and DOT".
01:00:32
December 22, 2019
Picard Retrospective Part 1
Picard Retrospective Part 1
This week we review the Short Trek "Ask Not". We also watch and review "The Best of Both Worlds" and "Family".
01:33:52
December 01, 2019
David Mack Interview
David Mack Interview
This week we present a crossover with The Prime Direction. Scott Matteson and Shawn Wray sat down with David Mack.
01:12:13
October 28, 2019
Trailers and Short Treks
Trailers and Short Treks
This week we analyze the New York Comic Con trailers for the first season of Picard and season 3 of Discovery. We also talk about the two short treks that have come out recently, "Q&A" and "The Trouble With Edward". We also get a little nerdy with some talk of canon and continuity so be warned.
01:34:53
October 20, 2019
Fade In--The Making of Insurrection
Fade In--The Making of Insurrection
Michael Piller wrote a book that chronicled his experience in writing the film "Star Trek: Insurrection". This week we review that book and talk about the film as well.
01:37:27
October 13, 2019
Is The Orville Star Trek?
Is The Orville Star Trek?
Shawn joined MarkAdam Miller at the Hoover SciFi/Fantasy Festival for a discussion about The Orville, the good and the bad, and it's relationship to Star Trek.
51:07
September 02, 2019
Extended Universe
Extended Universe
This week we’re bringing you a special bonus edition of the podcast. I recently attended the Hoover SciFi/Fantasy Festival here in the Birmingham, Alabama area. I headed up a panel at that event where we talked about the Star Trek Extended Universe. This is all of the novels and comic books that have been released over the decades under the Star Trek banner. If you have read any of this material then you’ll probably hear us mention a few titles that you recognize. If you’ve never read a Star Trek novel then get a pen and paper ready to jot down some titles because there is some great stuff out there.
54:03
August 04, 2019
SDCC Reactions
SDCC Reactions
We react to the Picard trailer and news about Discovery and Lower Decks.
57:55
July 26, 2019
Live From Magic City Con
Live From Magic City Con
Shawn did a panel at the 2019 Magic City Con with MarkAdam Miller to discuss the second season of Star Trek Discovery in front of a live audience.
52:20
July 15, 2019
What We Left Behind
What We Left Behind
We all saw the documentary released as a Fathom event last month. In this episode we give a detailed review of it.
01:38:06
June 30, 2019
Discovery 2.14: Such Sweet Sorrow Pt 2
Discovery 2.14: Such Sweet Sorrow Pt 2
Michael leads the Discovery on an uncertain mission as Enterprise tries to hole Control at bay. Nique Yager, the creator of the Super Anemic comic recaps, and Scott Matteson join us to breakdown the good and bad of Star Trek: Discovery's second season finale.
02:09:55
June 17, 2019
Discovery 2.13: Such Sweet Sorrow Pt 1
Discovery 2.13: Such Sweet Sorrow Pt 1
The crew hatches a plan to keep the sphere data from Control and the Enterprise arrives to help. Michael faces and uncertain future.
01:49:23
June 17, 2019
Discovery 2.12: Through the Valley of Shadows
Discovery 2.12: Through the Valley of Shadows
Pike faces the future--Ash deals with his losses--and Michael summons her inner Sarah Conner.
01:52:22
June 17, 2019
Discovery 2.11: Perpetual Infinity
Discovery 2.11: Perpetual Infinity
Michael has a reunion that doesn't go quite as planned while Georgiou and Tyler realize that there's something not quite right with Leland.
01:37:47
June 17, 2019
Discovery 2.10: The Red Angel
Discovery 2.10: The Red Angel
The crew of the Discovery have a lead on who the Red Angel is and develop a plan to catch her--Leland lets Michael in on the secret behind the death of her parents--and Michael finds out just how connected she is to these events.
01:38:27
June 17, 2019
Discovery 2.09: Project Daedalus
Discovery 2.09: Project Daedalus
This week Spock and Michael have some sibling discussions, Discovery deals with a mine field, and Airiam gets taken over by "Control".
01:28:46
June 17, 2019
Discovery 2.08: If Memory Serves
Discovery 2.08: If Memory Serves
Burnham and Spock take a trip into Star Trek legacy when they visit Pike's old stomping ground, Talos IV--Culber finds it's not easy coming back to life--Ash may have someone gunning for him. This week we're joined by Seth Walker to discuss the eighth episode of Star Trek: Discovery's second season.
01:32:41
June 17, 2019
Discovery 2.07: Light and Shadows
Discovery 2.07: Light and Shadows
Michael finds Spock and the Discovery hits a time rift. This week we're joined by Hayley Stoddart from Standard Orbit on Trek.FM and Discoville on The Fandom Podcast Network to talk about episode 7 of season 2 of Star Trek: Discovery.
01:21:35
June 17, 2019
Discovery 2.06: The Sound of Thunder
Discovery 2.06: The Sound of Thunder
There's a new signal in town and this time it appears right over Saru's homeworld. Will he take this advantage to change the balance between his people and the evil Ba'ul?
01:02:10
June 17, 2019
Discovery 2.05: Saints of Imperfection
Discovery 2.05: Saints of Imperfection
Tilly gets taken to the Upside Down...May has a monster she needs help with...and someone may be back.
01:11:54
June 17, 2019
Discovery 2.04: An Obol For Charon
Discovery 2.04: An Obol For Charon
The USS Discovery is still hot on the trail of Spock, but they get caught by an anomaly that may be more than it seems
01:21:14
June 17, 2019
Discovery 2.03: Point of Light
Discovery 2.03: Point of Light
Michael reveals a secret to her mother--L'Rell reveals a secret to Ash--and Tilly reveals a secret to...everyone!
01:26:03
June 17, 2019
Discovery 2.02: New Eden
Discovery 2.02: New Eden
Discovery's crew finds a human colony in the Beta quadrant descended from humans that disappeared centuries ago.
01:28:41
June 17, 2019
Discovery 2.01: Brother
Discovery 2.01: Brother
Michael needs to find Spock and there's a new Pike in town.
01:17:40
June 17, 2019
Discovery Short Trek 4: The Escape Artist
Discovery Short Trek 4: The Escape Artist
Harry Mudd returns in the final pre-season Short Trek!
50:01
June 17, 2019
Discovery Short Trek 3: The Brightest Star
Discovery Short Trek 3: The Brightest Star
Even Saru has a backstory. We see some of it in this third Short Trek!
39:59
June 17, 2019
Discovery Short Trek 2: Calypso
Discovery Short Trek 2: Calypso
Travel nearly one thousand years into the future and meet a completely sentient USS Discovery.
01:01:38
June 17, 2019
Discovery Short Trek 1: Runaway
Discovery Short Trek 1: Runaway
Tilly makes a new friend and we talk for three times as long as the episode.
35:58
June 17, 2019