Standard Orbit 57: Triple Weird Reveal Thing / by Drew Stewart

IDW Ongoing Comic Comparison: Vulcan’s Vengeance.

The Star Trek Ongoing comics started out doing straight adaptations of episodes, but even when they went completely original they couldn't help but have shades of episodes present. In this episode of Standard Orbit, Mike and Drew talk about the fourth set of IDW Ongoing comics "Vulcan's Vengeance.” Mike presents his theory that, because of all the changes to the timeline, this comic is actually a secret adaptation of "Balance of Terror.” Is the Vulcans' plan logical? Is this now a story of racism between Vulcans pretending to be Future Romulans and contemporary Romulans instead of a human being racist against a Vulcan for the actions of past Romulans? Find out how the Balance works out in our discussion!

Running Time: 40 minutes 41 seconds


Drew Stewart and Mike Schindler


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Drew Stewart


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JJ’s Balance of Terror (1:32)
The Breakdown (3:57)
Final Thoughts (31:26)
Closing (32:47)


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