2018 Star Trek publication schedule

The page lists Star Trek publications and releases in 2018, including all prose fiction, comic books, non-fiction, and foreign language books, video games, music, video, toys, board games, and other collectables and curiosities. For other years, see my schedules and guides index page, and for reading lists, product lists, and other lists by subject, see my lists site.

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January

Boldly Go #16: I.D.I.C. Part 4

The Light of Kahless #4

Discovery 1.10: Despite Yourself
  • Series/format: Tenth episode of the TV series Discovery.
  • Writer: TBA. Director: TBA.
  • Production companies: CBS Television Studios, Secret Hideout, Roddenberry Entertainment, and Living Dead Guy.
  • Coverage: Title and blurb, trailer.

Discovery 1.11: TBA
  • Series/format: Eleventh episode of the TV series Discovery.
  • Writer: TBA. Director: TBA.
  • Production companies: CBS Television Studios, Secret Hideout, Roddenberry Entertainment, and Living Dead Guy.

Discovery 1.12: TBA
  • Series/format: Twelfth episode of the TV series Discovery.
  • Writer: TBA. Director: TBA.
  • Production companies: CBS Television Studios, Secret Hideout, Roddenberry Entertainment, and Living Dead Guy.

Discovery 1.13: TBA
  • Series/format: Thirteenth episode of the TV series Discovery.
  • Writer: TBA. Director: TBA.
  • Production companies: CBS Television Studios, Secret Hideout, Roddenberry Entertainment, and Living Dead Guy.

February

Drastic Measures
  • Series/format: Second novel based on Discovery, this book is set a ten years before the series, featuring young Philippa Georgiou and Gabriella Lorca, and their involvement in the Tarsus IV massacre (from the TOS episode The Conscience of the King).
  • Author: Dayton Ward.
  • Publisher: Gallery Books.
  • Coverage: Author comments.
  • Purchase: Amazon, Forbidden Planet.


    Boldly Go #17: I.D.I.C. Part 5
    • Series/format: nuTrek comic in the ongoing comic series, and penultimate issue in the six-part alternate reality crossover miniseries.
    • Writer: Mike Johnson. Artist: Angel Hernandez.
    • Publisher: IDW Publishing.
    • Coverage: Solicitation covers and blurb.
    • Purchase: Things From Another World.

    New Visions #20: Isolation

    New Visions Volume 6

    Discovery 1.14: TBA
    • Series/format: Fourteenth episode of the TV series Discovery.
    • Writer: TBA. Director: TBA.
    • Production companies: CBS Television Studios, Secret Hideout, Roddenberry Entertainment, and Living Dead Guy.

    Discovery 1.15: TBA
    • Series/format: Fifteenth and final episode of the first season of the TV series Discovery.
    • Writer: TBA. Director: TBA.
    • Production companies: CBS Television Studios, Secret Hideout, Roddenberry Entertainment, and Living Dead Guy.

    March

    Boldly Go #18: I.D.I.C. Part 6
    • Series/format: nuTrek comic in the ongoing comic series, and final issue in the six-part alternate reality crossover miniseries.
    • Writer: Mike Johnson. Artist: TBA.
    • Publisher: IDW Publishing.

    Mirror Broken

    April

    Architects of Infinity

    Captain Jean-Luc Picard action figure

    Captain James T. Kirk action figure

    May

    Prometheus: The Root of All Rage
    • Series/format: English language release of the second novel in the Prometheus trilogy, originally published in German.
    • Authors: Christian Humberg and Bernd Perplies.
    • Publisher: Titan Books.
    • Purchase: Amazon

    June

    Fear Itself

    July

    August

    New Visions Volume 7
    • Series/format: Omnibus of the TOS photo-comic series, containing issues #18-20.
    • Writer/artist: John Byrne.
    • Publisher: IDW Publishing.
    • Coverage: Cover and blurb.
    • Purchase: Amazon.

    September

    October

    November

    Prometheus: In the Heart of Chaos
    • Series/format: English language release of the third novel in the Prometheus trilogy, originally published in German.
    • Authors: Christian Humberg and Bernd Perplies.
    • Publisher: Titan Books.

    December

    Undetermined

    To Lose the Earth
    • Series/format: Tenth novel in the Full Circle Voyager relaunch series, and follow-up to Architects of Infinity.
    • Author: Kirsten Beyer.
    • Publisher: Pocket Books.
    • Coverage: First hint, first details, title.
    • Notes: This book has been contracted, but no release date has yet been established. The editor previously suggested a 2017 release date, but the book preceding it was later delayed until 2018 itself.

    More Beautiful Than Death
    • Series/format: Kelvin timeline novel.
    • Author: David Mack.
    • Coverage: Announcementauthor descriptionsolicitation cover and blurb, cancellation, resurrection rumour.
    • Notes: This book was one of four Kelvin timeline novels originally planned for publication in 2010. All four were abruptly cancelled just months before publication. In December 2010, author David Mack reported he had heard rumours his book might be in consideration to finally be published, but no official announcement or scheduling has yet been forthcoming.

        Data novel

        Titan novel
        • Series/format: Titan novel set after Sight Unseen.
        • Author: James Swallow.
        • Publisher: Pocket Books.
        • Coverage: First hint.
        • Notes: The author has spoken about the idea for this book, but it has not yet been confirmed for publication.

        TBA book
        • Series/format: Unspecified Star Trek book(s).
        • Author: Michael Jan Friedman. 
        • Publisher: TBA.
        • Coverage: First hint.
        • Notes: The author has stated, in 2017, that he "expect[s] to write some more Trek books in the near future" following "discussions with the publisher". No books have yet been confirmed though, nor indeed if the publisher is of Star Trek novels, or other Star Trek books.

          Star Trek: Discovery Season 1, Chapter 2 soundtrack
          • Series/format: Discovery soundtrack, including music from the second half of the first season. Digital release.
          • Maker: Lakeshore Records.
          • Coverage: First hint.

          Star Trek: Discovery vinyl soundtrack
          • Series/format: Discovery soundtrack on vinyl, including select music from the entire first season.
          • Maker: Lakeshore Records.
          • Coverage: Announcement, composer comments.

          Michael Burnham action figure
          • Series/format: Seven inch Discovery action figure.
          • Maker: McFarlane Toys.
          • Coverage: Announcement.
          • Notes: Autumn release expected.

          T'Kuvma action figure
          • Series/format: Seven inch Discovery action figure.
          • Maker: McFarlane Toys.
          • Coverage: Announcement.
          • Notes: Autumn release expected.

          Captain James T. Kirk action figure
          • Series/format: Ten inch TOS action figure, based on the episode The Trouble with Tribbles.
          • Maker: McFarlane Toys.
          • Coverage: Announcement.
          • Notes: Autumn release expected.

          Discovery phaser roleplay toy
          • Series/format: Discovery toy prop.
          • Maker: McFarlane Toys.
          • Coverage: Announcement.
          • Notes: Autumn release expected.

          Keepsake ornaments



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