Episodes

March 17, 2022

Kirk SNW Casting + Picard "Assimilation" Review

When you think it's going to be a quiet week, Trek Tuesday rolls around and throws another Ben Sisko curveball at you. On this packed edition of Strange New Pod, Girafe, Hawk, and Julian breakdown the big Strange New Worlds c...

Listen to the episode

March 11, 2022

Discovery "Species Ten-C" & Picard "Penance" Reviews

It's a double dose of Star Trek this week as Erik, Girafe, and Hawk review brand-new episodes of Discovery and Picard. First, the crew reviews the penultimate episode of Star Trek Discovery season four, "Species Ten-C." After...

Listen to the episode

March 10, 2022

Strange New Worlds Teaser Breakdown

Join Julian, Erik, Girafe, and Hawk for this special edition of SNP as they break down the teaser trailer for Strange New Worlds. After two years of waiting and the creation of a whole podcast surrounding the show, did the te...

Listen to the episode

March 4, 2022

Star Trek Picard S2 Premiere: "The Star Gazer" Review

At long last, Star Trek Picard season two has finally warped into our sector with the season two premiere, "The Star Gazer." SNP wasn't around yet when Picard season one debuted, so it's an exciting time for the pod to get to...

Listen to the episode

March 4, 2022

Making it So: A Look Back At Picard Season One | Captain Picard Week

Join the Strange New Pod crew on the final night of Captain Picard Week as they take a look back at season one of Star Trek Picard. Has their opinion changed since the show's initial run? Is it better to watch it week to week...

Listen to the episode

March 3, 2022

"Rosetta" Review

With just three episodes left before the Discovery season four finale, Erik, Girafe, Hawk, and Julian review episode 411, "Rosetta." What did the crew think about going back to a "planet of the week" format? Did they enjoy Bo...

Listen to the episode

March 3, 2022

Disco Tech Podcast - Data & Picard: A Study of Humanity and Friendship | Captain Picard Week

Join Marcie, Rachel, and Luis as they explore the relationship between Captain Picard and his friend, compatriot, and fellow crewmate, Data. From episodes like "Measure of a Man" to "The Offspring," Data and Picard's relation...

Listen to the episode

March 3, 2022

Earth Station Trek - TNG On the Silver Screen: Jean-Luc's Legacy on Film | Captain Picard Week

Join the EARTH STATION TREK crew as we discuss Picard's transition from contemplative television icon to big-screen action hero! He faced regret, revenge, rebellion, and a dune buggy... the line must be drawn, but where? Foll...

Listen to the episode

March 2, 2022

Le Quadrant Pop - Previously on Star Trek | Captain Picard Week

What did French people expect of Picard season one before the premiere? How did we manage to give a French wine bottle to Sir Patrick Stewart? And which TNG episode one must see before starting Picard ? All our theories on th...

Listen to the episode

March 2, 2022

Star Trek Discovery Pod - Picard & The Q Continuum | Captain Picard Week

The Star Trek Discovery Pod crew will be taking a dive into Picard's history with the Q continuum. With discussions around some of the iconic Q episodes from Star Trek The Next Generation , we will dive deep into the past to ...

Listen to the episode

March 1, 2022

Starfleet Leadership Academy - The Captain's Chair: Picard and Leadership | Captain Picard Week

Captain Jean-Luc Picard is considered, by many, to be the greatest leader in all of Star Trek. But what makes him such a great leader? In this episode, Jeff Akin with the Starfleet Leadership Academy will be exploring Picard'...

Listen to the episode

Feb. 28, 2022

Trek Untold - Locutus of Borg: Jean-Luc Picard and Trauma | Captain Picard Week

The damage of the Borg goes far beyond the remnants of starships at Wolf 359 and left deep scars on Jean-Luc Picard both mentally and physically. The traumatic experience of being abducted, violated, and utterly powerless fil...

Listen to the episode

Feb. 28, 2022

Promenade Merchants Podcast - Picard & Guinan: A Friendship Across Time | Captain Picard Week

David and Heather will be discussing memorable moments between Picard and Guinan across TNG as well as what they are hoping to see when the two friends reconnect in season two of Star Trek Picard . SNP's own Girafe guest star...

Listen to the episode

Feb. 28, 2022

The Duras Sisters Podcast - Picard and Diplomacy | Captain Picard Week

Love Picard’s speeches about humanity and people’s right to life? This is the segment for you! We will discuss the struggles, species, regulations, and jaw-dropping moments that define Jean-Luc Picard as one of the most famou...

Listen to the episode

Feb. 27, 2022

Green Shirt Podcast - Picard by the Yard: Fashionably Going Where No One Has Gone Before | Captain Picard Week

Picard by the Yard: Fashionably Going Where No One Has Gone Before" Fittingly, the Green Shirt crew will be pulling the thread of the good captain's wardrobe, from his Starfleet issued uniform to his leisurewear, to his holod...

Listen to the episode

Feb. 27, 2022

Antimatter Pod - The Charge of Stuffiness: A Defense of Captain Picard | Captain Picard Week

Jean-Luc Picard has the reputation of being a refined intellectual, and sure, he can be, but he's also a cosplay nerd who wants to play out his street-level hero fantasies, and that makes him a more rounded and more fun capta...

Listen to the episode

Feb. 26, 2022

Trek Central - Picard's Greatest Speeches | Captain Picard Week

Join Jack and his co-host Dom for this special Captain Picard Week edition of Trek Central Weekly. Captain Picard has made a lot of great speeches over seven seasons of television and four movies. Which ones specifically stan...

Listen to the episode

Feb. 25, 2022

The Star Dispatch - A Lifelong Lesson: A Reflection on Picard's Experiences with Children | Captain Picard Week

From Wesley to Elnor, a brief look back on some key moments in Star Trek that display the evolving views on children in the eyes of Jean-Luc Picard. Follow The Star Dispatch - https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/the-star-dispa...

Listen to the episode

Feb. 25, 2022

"The Galactic Barrier" Review

Join the SNP crew as they officially welcome the start of their first-ever podcast festival, Captain Picard Week! Then, it's on to the review of Discovery episode 410, "The Galactic Barrier." Why was the team so split on this...

Listen to the episode

Feb. 18, 2022

"Rubicon" Review

It was a busy week on Paramount Mountain as a lot of news was shared about the future of the Star Trek franchise. Girafe, Hawk, and Julian break down the big news that Star Trek 4 is in development, with the Kelvinverse cast ...

Listen to the episode

Feb. 11, 2022

"All In" Review

Star Trek Discovery returns this week from its brief mid-season hiatus with episode 408, "All In? Before the SNP team reviews the episode, Star Trek Prodigy composer Nami Melumad drops by the show once again with the big anno...

Listen to the episode

Feb. 4, 2022

"A Moral Star, Part 2" Review

It was a busy week at Strange New Pod HQ! From the announcement of our first-ever podcast festival Captain Picard Week to our first look at the key art for Strange New Worlds. And of course, the mid-season finale of Star Trek...

Listen to the episode

Jan. 28, 2022

Nami Melumad + "A Moral Star, Pt. 1" Review

On this very special edition of A Strange New Pod, the crew welcomes Star Trek Prodigy composer, Nami Melumad to the show! Nami talks to the team about finding Star Trek, her inspiration from past Trek scores, who she likes w...

Listen to the episode

Jan. 21, 2022

"Time Amok" Review

It's episode 64 of A Strange New Pod, as Brittany, Girafe, Hawk, and Julian review what is quite possibly Star Trek Prodigy's best episode yet, "Time Amok." What happens when things get timey-whimey and wibbly-wobbly aboard t...

Listen to the episode