Star Trek: SNW – Scorpius Run #1 (Cover B)
Illustrated by: Angel Hernandez
Cover Art by: Mike Allred
Written by: Kirsten Beyer, and Mike Johnson
Release date: August 23, 2023
*Minor Spoilers Ahead
Come back to Strange New Worlds for IDW’s new mini-series by Star Trek comics veterans Mike Johnson, Kirsten Beyer, and Angel Hernandez exploring a never-before-seen adventure of the hit Paramount+ show!
Set course with Captain Pike and the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise to the Scorpius constellation! As they venture into the unknown, the Enterprise crew learn what it truly means to traverse through the strange and unfamiliar when they lose contact with Starfleet and find themselves trapped in unexplored space!
Star Trek fans, rejoice! Star Trek Strange New Worlds: Scorpius Run #1 is a triumphant addition to the beloved franchise, skillfully crafted by a team of seasoned Star Trek comics creators. Written by the adept hands of Kirsten Beyer and Mike Johnson, and brought to life through the stunning artistry of Angel Hernandez, this mini-series promises a thrilling and uncharted adventure that expands upon the captivating universe of the hit Paramount+ show.
For those who’ve been eagerly awaiting new escapades aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise, this mini-series is a welcome return to the world of Strange New Worlds. The combined talents of Beyer, Johnson, and Hernandez ensure that the essence of the show is preserved while introducing a fresh storyline that keeps readers on the edge of their seats.
The cover art by the legendary Mike Allred sets the tone for the journey that lies ahead. Allred’s signature style infuses the cover with a sense of retro-futurism that’s as captivating as it is nostalgic. It’s a testament to Allred’s ability to capture the essence of the Star Trek universe in a single image.
As the story unfolds, readers are invited to accompany Captain Pike and his intrepid crew as they navigate the uncharted territories of the Scorpius constellation. The sense of adventure is palpable as the Enterprise crew faces the unknown head-on, confronting challenges that push the boundaries of their skills and resilience. The loss of contact with Starfleet and the subsequent entrapment in unexplored space create an atmosphere of suspense that keeps the pages turning.
Angel Hernandez’s artwork is a visual treat, immersing readers in the world of Star Trek with meticulous attention to detail and a keen understanding of the characters’ likenesses. The starships, planets, and alien landscapes are rendered with authenticity, capturing the spirit of exploration that defines the franchise.
Star Trek Strange New Worlds: Scorpius Run #1 embodies the spirit of discovery that has captivated audiences for decades. This mini-series is not only a treat for dedicated Star Trek enthusiasts but also a perfect entry point for newcomers eager to delve into the rich lore and thrilling narratives that define the franchise. With the combined talents of Beyer, Johnson, Hernandez, and the allure of Mike Allred’s cover art, this comic is an invitation to embark on a spacefaring journey that promises excitement, intrigue, and the boundless possibilities of the final frontier.
Star Trek: SNW – Scorpius Run #1 is available on our weekly new comic wall and it can also be placed on your pull list.