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Hosted ByBrian Meloche & Ruthie Rink

The Star Trek: Discovery Podcast is an in-depth discussion about Star Trek: Discovery, shown weekly on CBS All Access in the U.S., Space in Canada and Netflix everywhere else. We're Brian Meloche and Ruthie Rink, two long-time Star Trek fans, and each episode we analyze the story, characters, and the show’s placement in the Star Trek universe. Our listeners are very important to us, and your feedback is an essential part of this podcast. Thanks for listening!

STDP 062 – Kobayashi Maru (S4E1)

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STDP 062 - Kobayashi Maru (S4E1)

Star Trek: Discovery – Season 4 Episode 1 – Kobayashi Maru

We’re back!!! Ruthie and Brian talk through Star Trek: Discovery, Season 4 Episode 1, titled Kobayashi Maru. This episode was written by the trio of executive producers Michelle Paradise & Jenny Lumet & Alex Kurtzman, and it was directed by executive producer Olatunde Osunsanmi. Paradise and Kurtzman are also co-showrunners of Discovery.


If you haven’t seen this episode of Star Trek: Discovery, stop right now!!! Go watch it, then come back!!! We’ll be here for you!

We have a good start to the season by both of our accounts. It looks like the show is getting better with each season, just like every Star Trek show seems to do!


00:00:00 STDP 062 – Kobayashi Maru (Star Trek: Discovery S4E1)
00:00:17 Intro
00:05:39 About Kobayashi Maru
00:07:18 Ratings
00:10:37 Yeses
00:29:49 Nos
00:47:46 Hold Your Horses
01:16:05 Open Hailing Frequencies (Feedback Section)
01:50:08 Our Notes
01:58:41 Spot the References
02:01:19 Shipwide Announcements (News)
02:25:02 Wrap Up

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