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Real World article
(written from a Production point of view)
Cover image
Writer(s): unknown
Artist(s): Carlos Pino, Vicente Alcázar
Periodical: TV21 & Joe 90 #95-100
Series: Star Trek (UK) #23
Published: 17 July 1971 - 21 August 1971
Pages: 18
Stardate: unknown (2267-2269)

Out in deep space, the spaceship Enterprise, under the command of Captain James T. Kirk, lay hove-to under emergency conditions!

SummaryEdit

McCoy brings an injured crewman to Certax for medical care, but penal colony inmates take the ship.

Memorable quotesEdit

"Someone's paying Certax a visit. Must be official... only a nut would want to take a holiday here!"

- A guard


"You. Show Kelly and Mendoza what to do. Or should I shoot the Captain?"
"Go to blazes! Who's going to work this ship if you kill him?"

- Jarman and Spock


"McCoy – as a non-combatant doctor, you pack a mean armoury!"

- Scotty

BackgroundEdit

CharactersEdit

  • Kirk and Uhura are the only crew members to wear red; everyone else wears blue.

Setting and technologyEdit

Planning for a prison escape
Convicts plan to escape from the Certax prison colony
  • Chekov is aboard, placing the story between 2267 and 2269.
  • Shuttles that are not part of the Enterprise compliment dock with the ship by means of a flexible compression hose.

Publishing historyEdit

None of the UK weekly stories had titles.

AppearancesEdit

Regular castEdit

Other charactersEdit

  • Corcoran, injured crewman
  • Jarman, prisoner
  • Kelly, prisoner
  • Mendoza, prisoner
  • Schirach, prisoner
  • Bradley, member of the repair crew
  • Bruno, a guard dog
  • Colonel Strang, governor of the Certax prison


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