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The starship Exeter (NCC-1706), captained by John Q. Garrovik (played by James Culhane). The first episode, ‘The Savage Empire’ came out in 2003. The second, ‘The Tressaurian Intersection’ was released in five parts from 2004 to 2014.
The USS Intrepid is assigned to protect the new colony world in the Charybdis sector. So far they have released two main episodes and a couple of vingettes, and they have co-produced cross-over movies with the Hidden Frontier crew, Orphans of War and Star Trek: Operation Beta Shield.
Based on the original series of Star Trek featuring the crew of the U.S.S. Farragut, a Constitution-class Starship (NCC-1647) commanded by Captain John T. Carter, and takes place during the time of Captain James T. Kirk of the Starship Enterprise (NCC-1701).
Star Trek: Hidden Frontier
Set in the aftermath of the Dominion War and Star Trek: Insurrection, this series concentrates on Deep Space 12, a starbase in the Briar Patch. Production is based in Los Angeles, California. Fifty episodes were released from 2000 to 2007. It combined increasingly embitious CGI space battles with action filmed against green screen in the producer’s spare bedroom. Minor characters from the TNG and DS9, such as Elisabeth Selby and Robin Lefler, appear as major characters in this series. It also has the first same-sex romance subplot in filmed Trek fan fiction.
Star Trek: Odyssey
This is a spin-off from the Hidden Frontier series. The USS Odyssey is stranded in the Andromeda Galaxy after a daring mission to destroy the warphole generator through which the Archein fleet is invading the Romulan Empire. With the senior officers dead, it is left to science officer Ro Nevin and Romulan observer T'Lorra to command the ship and try to find a way home.
Star Trek: The Helena Chronicles
Witness the exploits of the USS Helena, now under the command of Captain Theresa Faisal, and exploring the newly revealed territory after the conclusion of the Hidden Frontier series. This series was produced in parallel with Star Trek: Odyssey, and involves their search for a way to recreate the slipstream drive that enables intergalactic travel so they can rescue the Odyssey.
Star Trek Continues
What happens when you throw a rag-tag team of entertainment professionals, who also happen to be HUGE Star Trek fans, together? Vic Mignogna and team are proud to be part of Star Trek history with the fan production aimed at completing the final two years of the original 5-year mission.
Star Trek: Phase II
Originally named Star Trek: New Voyages. Continuing the five-year mission, with James Crawley playing James T. Kirk and George Takei and Walter Koenig appearing as guest stars in two episodes. With recent episodes they have started incorporating design elements bridging the transition between TOS and The Motion Picture.