Standard Orbit 104: That’s Not a Real Thing / by Drew Stewart

Mike & Drew’s Final Thoughts on TAS.

While its come up a few times in conversation, we've not really delved deep into The Animated Series. In this episode of Standard Orbit, Mike and Drew give their thoughts on the only Star Trek series from the 70's. Is the writing really that bad? Does the animation need to be updated? And who let Spock do magic?

Running Time: 52 minutes 1 second
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Drew Stewart and Mike Schindler


Editor and Producer

Drew Stewart


Executive Producers

Norman C. Lao, Matthew Rushing, Charlynn Schmiedt, and C Bryan Jones


Associate Producers

Renee Roberts and Richard Rutledge, Jr.


Production Manager

Richard Marquez


Content Manager

Will Nguyen



Remembering Howard A. Anderson Jr. (00:01:01)
TAS: Canon? The Final Word (00:04:17)
Our First Experiences (00:08:51)
Animation: The Final Word (00:11:10)
Writing: The Final Word (00:19:02)
Worthwhile Episodes (00:22:22)
Worthwhile Series? (00:27:43)
The Clone Wars (00:30:53)
Closing (00:35:44)


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