Search
Mobile Site Shops eMail Author Caption Comp Monthly Poll Sudden Death Colour Key Statistics Cookie Usage
Ships Fleets Weaponry Species People Timelines Calculators Photo Galleries
Stations Design Lineage Size Charts Battles Science / Tech Temporal Styling Maps / Politics
Articles Reviews Lists Recreation Search Site Guide What's New Forum
Ship
Related
Constitution
Class Starships
Klingon
Battlecruiser
Klingon
Bird of Prey
Magazine
Capacity
NX Class
Phase Cannon
Sovereign
Changes
Star Trek
: Discovery
The
Defiant
The USS
Franklin
Culture /
Philosophy
Borg
History

Money

Monoculture
Religion
in Trek
Technology
Levels
The Ba'Ku
Land Grab
Trills
/ Dax
General
Technology
Abrams
Speed!

Antimatter

Phasers
Romulan
Warp Drive
The
Holodeck
Torpedo
Yields
Transwarp
Theories
Tri-cobalt
device
Warp in a
Solar System
Warp Speed
Anomalies
Energy
And Power
D'Deridex Class
Weapon Power
Galaxy Class
Shield Strength
Galaxy Class
Total Output
Galaxy Class
Weapon Output
Genesis
Weapon Power
Husnock Warship
Weapon Power
Intrepid Class
Total Output
TOS Type 2 Phaser
Weapon Power
Trilithium Torpedoes
Weapon Power

Miscellaneous
Dangling
Threads
Enterprise
Ramblings
Eugenics
War Dates
Franz Joseph's
Star Trek
Here be
Remans?
Live fast...
Write Badly

Maps

Materials
Nemesis
Script
Random
Musings
Scaling
Issues
Size of the
Federation

Stardates
The Ceti Alpha
Conundrum
The Size of
Starfleet
Trek XI
Issues
ReviewImagesDatapointsQuotes
TimelinePreviousNextYour View

Rogue Planet

Review

Series : Enterprise Rating : 2
Disc No : 1.4 Episode : 18
First Aired : 20 Mar 2002 Stardate : Unknown
Director : Allan Kroeker Year : 2151
Writers : Brannon Braga, Chris Black, Rick Berman Season : 1
Guest Cast :
Conor O'Farrell as Burzaan
Eric Pierpoint as Shiraht
Keith Szarabajka as Damrus
Stephanie Niznik as Woman
Moral :
Hunting : Hunting sentient species is not morally acceptable
YATI : Why is the hull of Enterprise always so dark during this episode? We've seen the ship in deep space loads of times, and it has always been quite well lit before.
Also, if this planet has been in the dark of deep space for countless millennia - which it would have to be in order to be so far from a sun - then why have all the plants still got leaves on them? In our plantlife leaves are used as a sort of natural solar panel for photosynthesis, something these plants have no light for - do the leaves serve some other function?
Great Moment : Reed consoling Archer over the fact that he didn't do as well as Reed did as a scout.
Body Count : One alien seriously injured, but nobody killed.
Factoid : The idea of a rogue planet is a perfectly real one, although none has ever been discovered because our way of detecting planets depends on looking for their effect on the star they orbit. The Founder's world seen in "The Search, Part II" was also said to be a rogue planet, although it had a clearly visible sun.

Plotline

Discovering a rogue planet - a world in deep space which is not part of any star system - Archer takes a landing party down and encounters a group of visiting aliens on the surface. The men are hunters who come here each year to hunt the local wildlife. But when Archer encounters a mysterious and hauntingly familiar woman on the surface, he begins to suspect that the hunters are not being completely honest.
Copyright Graham Kennedy Page views : 11,704 Last updated : 25 Apr 2013