Paramount+ (née CBS All Access) could be going full steam on changing into the Star Trek streaming service (amongst other things), however in the event you haven’t ponied up the $6 a month or want proudly owning bodily media, you may nonetheless snag the brand new Trek exhibits on Blu-ray and DVD. As of Could 18th you’ll be capable to seize a duplicate of final yr’s Decrease Decks in each codecs with loads of particular options that received’t be out there on on Paramount+.
Star Trek: Decrease Decks was solely the second animated Star Trek present in historical past, following Star Trek The Animated Collection method again in 1973 (and shortly to be joined by Star Trek: Prodigy). It’s typically been described as “Household Man in house,” and there are many scatological jokes to again up that assertion. But it surely’s additionally a surprisingly constructive, sometimes even heart-warming have a look at the lives of 4 ensigns on the USS Cerritos — a Starfleet ship that’s largely positively not in the identical league as Kirk or Picard’s Enterprise. It’s full of loads of in-jokes and deep-cut references to please old skool followers, in addition to memorable characterization and one heck of a season finale.
Except for season one’s 10 episodes, you’ll get particular options just like the “Decrease Decktionary,” principally a companion collection delving into issues like character growth, music and design. There are additionally animatics, a information to a number of the easter eggs and even a full-length trailer for Mariner’s episode 9 holodeck extravaganza Disaster Level: The Rise of Vindicta.