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Beyond Farpoint – A Star Trek: The Next Generation Podcast

Beyond Farpoint is a podcast dedicated to the Star Trek: The Next Generation TV series, following the crew who serve on Starfleet’s flagship, the USS Enterprise captained by Jean-Luc Picard.

Tracks

18. There! Are! Four! Lights!
In the eighteenth episode of Beyond Farpoint, Baz and Geoff look at the debut of the Cardassians in The Wounded and Chain of Command and play tribute to David Warner. What to expect from episode 18: There! Are! Four! Lights! The Cardassians Baz and Geoff exa…
87:26 09/13/2022
17. Wesley Crusher’s Peach Jumper Monstrosity
In the seventeenth episode of Beyond Farpoint, Baz and Geoff discuss Wesley Crusher’s journey across The Next Generation and his relationship to the mysterious Traveller. What to expect from episode 17: Wesley Crusher’s Peach Jumper Monstrosity…
87:10 08/09/2022
16. The King and Queen of Crossovers
Geoff and Baz look at crossover episodes of other Star Trek series where the characters of Star Trek: The Next Generation have appeared in. What to expect from episode 16: The King and Queen of Crossovers Introductions Baz and Geoff talk about their love for…
82:05 07/12/2022
15. Being Sane in Insane Places
In the fifteenth episode of Beyond Farpoint, Geoff and Baz are joined by returning guest Gemma to look at season six’s Frame of Mind. What to expect from episode 15: Frame of Mind   Introductions – and what is real? Baz and Geoff welcome Gemm…
66:12 06/14/2022
14. The Road Not Taken: A Picard Season 2 Review
In the fourteenth episode of Beyond Farpoint, Geoff and Baz look at the latest adventures of Jean Luc Picard with guest Alex Perry of Weekly Trek, as they review season two of Star Trek: Picard What to expect from episode 14: The Road Not Taken: A Picard S…
92:44 05/10/2022
13. Captain’s Choice: The Best of TNG (Not a Clip Show)
To mark Beyond Farpoint’s first anniversary, Episode 13 sees Geoff and Baz talk about their favourites from each season of TNG (and movies). They discuss their favourite episodes, villains, characters and moments. What to expect from episode 13: Captain…
85:57 04/19/2022
12. Pilot, Engineer And An Android’s Best Friend
In the twelfth episode of Beyond Farpoint, Baz and Geoff take a look at ship’s engineer Geordi La Forge, played by LeVar Burton, and pick four key episodes from his time on the show. What to expect from episode 12: Pilot, Engineer And An Android̵…
78:12 03/15/2022
11. Eric A. Stillwell’s Yesterday’s Enterprise
On the anniversary of its first airing, Beyond Farpoint chats to Eric A. Stillwell about ‘Yesterday’s Enterprise’, ‘Shades of Gray’, ‘Prime Factors’, Disney princesses and Star Trek fan clubs. What to expect from e…
65:43 02/15/2022
10. Sheer F*#!ing Hubris!
In the tenth episode of Beyond Farpoint, Baz and Geoff revisit the first season of Star Trek: Picard, reflecting on the continuation of the Star Trek: The Next Generation story and Jean Luc Picard’s journey. What to expect from episode 10: Sheer F*#!ing Hu…
80:00 01/18/2022
9. The Worst Space Dad
Episode nine of Beyond Farpoint sees Geoff joined by Dan Decker, aka The Commodore, host of the podcast Shall We Digress…?, to discuss Dan’s favourite episode, the sixth season episode ‘A Fistful of Datas’. What to expect from episode 9. …
55:29 12/14/2021
8. The Greatest Star Trek Movie Ever Made?
In the eighth episode of Beyond Farpoint, Baz and Geoff discuss Star Trek: The Next Generation movie Star Trek: First Contact, talking Borg, time travel and the Enterprise E on the film’s 25th anniversary. What to expect from episode 8: The Greatest Star T…
81:22 11/16/2021
7. I Don’t Know What The Director Was Thinking!
In the seventh episode of Beyond Farpoint, Baz and Geoff delve into the origins of the Ferengi on Star Trek: The Next Generation, and look at their first two episodes ‘The Last Outpost’ and ‘The Battle’. Introductions Baz and Geoff s…
80:01 10/12/2021
6. Zero Calorie Diet
In the sixth episode of Beyond Farpoint, Geoff and Baz are joined by Baz’s wife Gem Greenland, and TrekRanks host Jim Moorhouse, as they discuss the wins and fails of Star Trek: The Next Generation’s technology. What’s in episode six, …
68:52 09/14/2021
5. From Q’onos to Caprica: The Works of Ronald D Moore
In the fifth episode of Beyond Farpoint, Baz and Geoff look at the career of writer / producer Ronald D Moore, the origins of his career on Star Trek: The Next Generation, focusing on several of his key episodes as a writer and his career beyond the show.…
88:23 08/17/2021
4. Worf’s Tweed Pyjamas
In the fourth episode of Beyond Farpoint, Geoff and Baz dive into Geoff’s guilty pleasure episode, Genesis. They discuss the horror and entertainment of the episode, and dissect whether the science stands up. What’s in Episode 4, “Worf…
55:51 07/13/2021
3. The Counsellor Is In
In this episode, Baz Greenland is joined by Star Trek fan, therapist and wife Gemma Greenland to discuss mental health in Star Trek, focusing on the depictions of social anxiety, loss, grief and trauma in specific The Next Generation episodes. What’s…
89:44 06/15/2021
2. Q, the Clown Prince of Star Trek
In episode two of Beyond Farpoint, Baz Greenland and Geoff Owen discuss recurring character Q, looking at John De Lancie’s performance, examining his appearances in Star Trek: The Next Generation and beyond, and muse on his return in Picard season t…
69:24 05/18/2021
1. Pain, Such Pain
In the first full episode of Beyond Farpoint, Baz Greenland and Geoff Owen discuss their love of Star Trek: The Next Generation, and the pilot episode Encounter at Farpoint, which debuted in 1987 and introduced the recurring entity known as Q. Introduction…
64:20 04/20/2021
0. Our Star Trek Shame
In this teaser episode, co-hosts Baz Greenland and Geoff Owen introduce themselves to each other, and to their listeners. They discuss what Beyond Farpoint – A Star Trek: The Next Generation Podcast will be, and then test each other’s Trek fan…
19:55 03/21/2021