Whereas Star Trek followers eagerly await Star Trek: Picard‘s third and closing season, bringing back Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s cast, IDW Publishing has introduced Star Trek: Picard — Stargazer, a brand new miniseries happening after Picard‘s second season. Picard co-creator Kirsten Beyer re-teams with veteran Star Trek comics author Mike Johnson (the same duo who wrote the Star Trek: Picard — No Man’s Land audio drama in the gap between the show’s first two seasons ) to put in writing the collection. Star Trek comics staple Angel Hernandez attracts the three-issue story, which sees Jean-Luc Picard again aboard the ship that bears his first command’s name, the USS Stargazer. This is the synopsis for the primary subject:

Embark on a never-before-seen journey set between seasons two and three of the Paramount+ hit collection Star Trek: Picard! After a tantalizing supply to return among the many stars arises, Captain Jean Luc-Picard takes to the bridge of the USS Stargazer. However when hassle rears its head on a as soon as peaceable, pre-warp planet from his previous, Picard enlists the assistance of an previous pal.

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(Picture: Cowl A by Angel Hernandez, IDW Publishing)

Cristobal Rios had been in control of the USS Stargazer when Picard‘s second season started. Nevertheless, with Rios selecting to remain up to now in Picard‘s second season finale, the ship is with no captain unless Starfleet decides to make Picard’s field commission of Seven of Nine permanent, and Seven chooses to simply accept. However for this mission, it seems like Jean-Luc himself is as soon as once more in control of the Stargazer.

Picard served aboard the Constellation-class Stargazer, with its distinctive four-nacelle design, for 22 years earlier than transferring to the Enterprise. Throughout his time commanding the Stargazer, Picard first deployed the “Picard maneuver” throughout a battle with the Ferengi. This Stargazer is a distinct ship fully, however as Picard‘s second season made clear, it nonetheless carries the burden of historical past and a few acquainted design components, particularly these 4 nacelles. 

The synopsis additionally teases some returning components from Picard‘s historical past. What pre-warp planet might he be revisiting? And will this pal he is reaching out to be Seven, one of many former Enterprise crew, or another person? When Star Trek: Picard — Stargazer #1 goes on sale in August, followers will discover out. This is the solicitation info.

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(Picture: Cowl B by Megan Levens, IDW Publishing)
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(Picture: Retailer incentive cowl by Liana Kangas, IDW Publishing)
  • Star Trek: Picard — Stargazer #1
  • JUN221659
  • (W) Mike Johnson, Kirsten Beyer (A/CA) Angel Hernandez
  • Embark on a never-before-seen journey set between seasons two and three of the Paramount+ hit collection Star Trek: Picard! When the USS Stargazer goes lacking close to a planet from his previous, Admiral Jean Luc-Picard enlists Seven’s assist to unravel the thriller and save the Stargazer crew!
  • In Retailers: Aug 24, 2022
  • SRP: $4.99

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