San Diego Comic-Con.
On July 22, the cast and crew of Star Trek: Discovery gathered at San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) to share what they have been working on for more than a year. The Edge’s own Aaron Harvey had a front-row seat to the highly anticipated event.
In this episode of The Edge, Aaron is joined by co-host Amy Nelson and Standard Orbit’s Zach Moore for an in-depth look at all of SDCC’s Discovery events. They discuss the gallery of props and costumes, the panel, and the trailer that was revealed at the con. They also share their thoughts on Michael Burnham’s backstory.
The Off-Site Gallery (00:03:00)
The Panel (00:13:57)
The Trailer (00:30:43)
The Characters (00:46:32)
Final Thoughts (01:02:17)
Amy Nelson and Aaron Harvey
Amy Nelson (Editor) Mike Schindler (Producer) C Bryan Jones (Executive Producer) Matthew Rushing (Executive Producer) Ken Tripp (Executive Producer) Norman C. Lao (Associate Producer) Tony Robinson (Associate Producer) Lisa Slack (Associate Producer) Richard Marquez (Production Manager) Brandon-Shea Mutala (Patreon Manager)
Fan Response to Q&A. We discuss all the feedback we’ve received from listeners of The Edge—both positive and negative!
Live Reaction Show: The Trouble with Edward. Join us for immediate reactions to the second episode of the second season of Star Trek: Short Treks.
Live Reaction Show: Q&A. Join us for immediate reactions to the first episode of the second season of Star Trek: Short Treks.
Time Crystals. We imagine how each of Star Trek’s legendary captains might react if faced with the same decision—and glimpse into the future—as Captain Pike did in Star Trek: Discovery Season Two.
The Rise, Fall, and Rise of L’Rell. We discuss the tumultuous journey of L’Rell, Chancellor of the Klingon Empire. What are her motivations? Do they change throughout the first two seasons?
Short Treks Retrospective. We discuss the importance and impact of “Runaway,” “Calypso,” “The Brightest Star,” and “The Escape Artist” by how important we believe they are to the plot of Star Trek: Discovery Season Two.
Captains of Discovery. We discuss the leadership and command styles of each captain we have seen during the first two seasons of Star Trek: Discovery.
Sarek, Amanda, and Spock’s Family. We discuss the dynamics of the multicultural family and Sarek’s great experiment of raising half-human children to become perfect Vulcans.
Biology in Discovery. We delve into the mycelial network and its inhabitants, the JahSepp, the yeel tree and the mycelium itself. We also explore the tardigrade, the gormagander, and the Kelpiens.
Captain Pike. We explore the surprise gem of Star Trek: Discovery season two and why Anson Mount’s portrayal made the little-known predecessor to James T. Kirk a fan favorite.