Punch It: Writing in Star Trek

Punch It: Writing in Star Trek


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Punch It 123: Classy Butt
August 15, 2019

What would an R rated Star Trek movie look like? Listen, neither Char nor Tristan want an R rated movie. That's why they think it would interesting if they were forced to write one. With news of the possibility of a Tarantino Trek coming getting...

Punch It 122: Admiral Picard Retires
August 08, 2019

What happens right before Star Trek: Picard? There is zero way of knowing for sure but your Punch It crew loves a good "What if?" This week, we take a look at the Picard trailer again and see if we can fill in the gaps between when Jean-Luc leaves...

Punch It 121 - Years of Hell
August 01, 2019

What if "Year of Hell" was on other iterations of Star Trek? This was a listener suggestion that we were itching to try out. We started developing scenarios for Deep Space Nine and The Original Series and got really excited. As we moved on to The...

Punch It 120 - The Picard Trailer
July 25, 2019

Our honest and hyped reactions to the Star Trek: Picard trailer We started out the episode thinking this would just be an intro topic but it ended up filling the entire episode. This week we ponder the ramifications of this type of show as well as...

Punch It 119 - My Wife’s Husband is Crazy
July 11, 2019

On-the-fly episode about Phlox Phlox is an extremely interesting character from Star Trek: Enterprise. His backstory is extremely colorful and this week we explore a scenario where it comes back to haunt him. In this episode on-the-fly, we...

Punch It 118: Deep Space Delta
July 04, 2019

What if Deep Space Nine's wormhole went to the Delta Quadrant? The Bajoran wormhole has given us some amazing stories in Deep Space Nine by taking us to the Gamma Quadrant. But what if it didn't? What if it went to the Delta Quadrant and Star Trek:...

Punch It 117 - Caretaker All Around
June 20, 2019

How would the other captains react to the Caretaker? In another "What if?" scenario, this week's episode of Punch It tackles Star Trek: Voyager's series opener, "Caretaker," and how Archer, Kirk, Picard, Sisko, and Pike would have reacted to the...

Punch It 116 - Kirk Fights the Borg
June 13, 2019

Kirk and Crew take on the Borg You read that right! In this episode of Punch It, we craft a story that postulates what the Borg would look like and how the events would go down if it was a TOS episode first. But we couldn't stop there; we tackle a...

Punch It 115 - Nexus All-Stars
June 06, 2019

Everyone, I mean everyone, is in the Nexus You read that right. Your Punch It hosts create an absurd story that gets every single lead Star Trek character into the Nexus. How did they get in there? Do they try to get out? How do they find each...

Punch It 114 - Short Trekking to Picard
May 30, 2019

Picard is on its way and hopefully, so are some Short Treks The new teaser trailer for Picard dropped and it asks more questions than it answers. It begs you to watch it find out more and it feels like a tonal shift from Discovery that might bring...