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Star Trek: Discovery - Episode 2: Battle at the Binary Stars

Battle at the Binary Stars does exactly what it says on the tin: phasers, disruptors and torpedoes are flying in the first ten minutes, when unsurprisingly the arrival of Federation fire support turns the stand-off of episode one into a full-on space battle. 1,470 more words


Junior Earplug Adventures: The Missing (Part 32)

It was at this point, when it appearedĀ  that all was lost and destruction was assured, that salvation raised its handsome head above the parapet. Sinclair Brooch looked up from hiding his face in his hands in time to see… 223 more words

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The Honor of the Queen by David Weber

I started this book while on vacation. I’d just read two Discworld books and needed a break (I cannot binge anything – I need variety in my life). 449 more words

Book Review

Shoot first, apologize later

Back on The Regent, I felt the irrational grip of fear subside. I willed my ears to return to their normal position and glanced around at my crew. 421 more words

Science Fiction

Genellan: Planetfall by Scott Gier

I wanted a science fiction book to read off my Kindle while I waited for library books to come in. This one sounded reasonable and was the first in a series. 493 more words

Book Review

You Can Finally Be Nude in Star Trek Online Again

Warning! Censored images of naked people in this article. Turn back if you’re at work!

The nude mod forĀ Star Trek Online can trace its roots all the way back to 2012, when it was originally made by a GVZ user who went by the names meehee and thefunkyone, before his mods went offline due to the home forum shutting down. 860 more words