Pike in his yellow Star Trek uniform looking distinguished

Anson Mount as Pike

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Your one-stop guide to all things Star Trek: Strange New Worlds

By Laurie Ulster

You don't have to be a Trekker to enjoy Star Trek: Strange New Worlds on Paramount+. Even if you’ve never seen an episode of any of the 12 (yes, 12!) existing Star Trek series, you can dive right into the newest addition of the famous franchise.

However, if you crave a little background on who’s who, or you enjoy digging into the context behind some of the storylines with deep ties to the rest of the Star Trek multiverse, you’ve come to the right place. Here are some tidbits to give you a deeper understanding of the story, along with recommended episodes to watch.

Stream Star Trek: Strange New Worlds on Paramount+.

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