Standard Orbit: A Star Trek Original Series Podcast
49: Too Bad About Your Brother
IDW Ongoing Comic Comparison: Operation—Annihilate!
In the third set of IDW's Star Trek Ongoing series, we finally start getting real changes from the episodes they cover. In this episode of Standard Orbit, Mike and Drew take on IDW's take on "Operation—Annihilate!" Does the comic flip the A and B plots, making the story more about family, or does it focus on Spock being too eager to sacrifice himself? Were there kids on the Kelvin? What does the addition of George Samuel Kirk Junior bring to the series? Find out all this and even more in this exciting episode!
Drew Stewart and Mike Schindler
Editor and Producer
Drew Stewart
Associate Producers
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Alternate Tales (1:27)
Step-dad or Uncle? (5:19)
Various Differences (8:13)
George S. Kirk, Jr. (12:38)
The New A Plot (17:29)
Needs Of The Many (20:49)
Continuity Coolness/Badness (24:54)
Closing (26:42)
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Category:Comics -- posted at: 8:00am MDT