Star Trek: The Animated Series (1973)


Genre: Animation , Action , Adventure , Family , Sci-fi

Plot: This is the further adventures of the Star Trek series in a half-hour animated form. This show basically continues the adventures of the original series (presumably in the fourth year of the five-year mission), but takes advantage of the unlimited special effects provided by animation to introduce more alien crewmen (the felinoid M'Ress and the tripedal Arex) as well as introduce more elaborate adventures like an underwater adventure, the miniaturization of the crew to 1 cm., and the appearance of a giant fire-breathing two-headed dragon. The show is currently not considered "canon" by Paramount and the folks associated with the various subsequent TV shows. However, elements of the animated series have been used in subsequent shows (Sarek refers to the events of "Yesteryear" in TNG's "Reunification Pt. 1") and the Enterprise-D's holodeck seems to have been in part inspired by the holodeck we see in "Practical Joker". Also, writers such as Peter David have used some elements from t Read More



Episode 6: The Counter-Clock Incident
Episode 5: How Sharper Than a Serpent's Tooth
Episode 4: Albatross
Episode 3: The Practical Joker
Episode 2: Bem
Episode 1: The Pirates of Orion
Episode 16: The Jihad
Episode 15: The Eye of the Beholder
Episode 14: The Slaver Weapon
Episode 13: The Ambergris Element
Episode 12: The Time Trap
Episode 11: The Terratin Incident
Episode 10: Mudd's Passion
Episode 9: Once Upon a Planet
Episode 8: The Magicks of Megas-Tu
Episode 7: The Infinite Vulcan
Episode 6: The Survivor
Episode 5: More Tribbles, More Troubles
Episode 4: The Lorelei Signal
Episode 3: One of Our Planets is Missing
Episode 2: Yesteryear
Episode 1: Beyond the Farthest Star