G & T Show Book Reports: March 2013 New books this month: The Original Series: Devil’s Bargain written by Tony Daniel Mass Market Paperback, 320 pages Release date: February 26th 2013 Star Trek: The Original Series: Devil’s Bargain Back cover blurb: Captain James T. Kirk and the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise are sent to evacuate the Omega sector frontier colony Vesbius—a pioneer settlement that is on the brink of an extinction-level event threatening not only all of the colonists, but biological products that are vital to Starfleet. However, rescue efforts are being thwarted by the
Dear Dayton, This is something Christine Thompson asked during her recent interview with the G and T Show: “Vanguard is an excellent series. I like it a lot. When I read the first one, I said this is like Trek, but it’s not. That’s really interesting. I wonder how he got something like that cleared. What made them take a chance to on something that didn’t involve any of the major series but turned out that awesome?” So, what’s up with that?
G & T Show Book Reports: February 2013 Welcome to Book Report, a new monthly feature here at the G & T Show. For those who don’t know me beyond being mentioned on the show under my online persona, DefCon. I think I should introduce myself first and talk a bit about my history with Trek novels:
Podcast: Download Podcast (podcast2): Download G & T Show 53 – Return of the Tribble Squirrel is now available for downloading. Check it out here. Nick, Teri, and Mike are back with another massive episode. Later, Cerberusfilms, Xander, and Deyvid join them at various times through the episode as they discuss the Star Trek Las Vegas Update, Star Trek London News, Ask Dayton, Listener Mail, and a four-pack for Teri’s Voyager Watch. Additionally, they discuss the Dark Knight Rises and the terrorist attack, the return of the Tribble Squirrel, crossovers and more.
Podcast: Download Podcast (podcast2): Download G & T Show 44 – Trills: I’ve Got A Worm In My Belly is now available for downloading. Give it a listen here.
Podcast: Download G & T Show 42 – Avengers, Laminated Lists, & Star Trek Doctors is now available for downloading. Check it out here. This week Nick, Teri, and Mike are back with a new episode. They’ve got a new Ask Dayton, Star Trek Las Vegas Update, Star Trek 12 Movie News, Teri’s Voyager Watch, an interesting discussion of Star Trek’s Doctors and so much more. Later Dayton joins us in the chat room and Dion joins them in the studio.
Podcast: Download G & T Show 40 – Foundry Missions & Fan Fic. What’s the Difference? is now available for downloading. Give it a listen here. This week Nick and Teri are back with an all new discussion about foundry missions and fan fiction and the difference between the two, if there is one. Mike (Soriedem), Paul (CaptPFDennis), and Oliver (CerberusFilms) joined them in the studio for the discussion. They also have a Star Trek Las Vegas Update, several items from our mailbag and forums, and a new Ask Dayton #25 – Do the Ooby Dooby and Other First Contact
Podcast: Download G & T Show 39 – Star Trek Online’s Storytelling is now available for downloading. Check it out here. This week, Nick and Teri and are back with another jammed pack episode featuring a discussion of the new Star Trek Online Friday the 13th Event (Hearts and Minds), a STLV Update, an all-new Ask Dayton, and so much more. Soriedem (Mike) joins them once again and later, DionSol drops in to help close out the show. Let’s get to it.
Podcast: Download The G & T Show Episode is now available for download. This week Teri and Nick interviewed Author Keith R. A. Decandido. This week, Nick is solo as Teri is enjoying herself at Epcot’s International Food & Wine Festival. Although he was invited to come onto the show to talk about Tales from the Dominon War, very little discussion about the book actually took place.
Podcast: Download The G & T Show episode 20 is now available for download. This week Nick and Teri discuss Star Trek’s creepiest episodes. So, if you’re looking for a list of episodes for a Halloween Star Trek marathon, we’ve got it. Join us in wishing Nick a happy birthday. For Halloween, Teri dared Nick to take a photo of him wearing a Skant at work, photos will follow. And be sure to enter Teri’s Fan Fiction Contest.