Fandom

Memory Beta, non-canon Star Trek Wiki

After Darkness, Part 1

48,496pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

"After Darkness, Part 1" was the twenty-first issue of IDW Publishing's ongoing series of Star Trek comics, published May 2013. Colors and lettering by Stellar Labs and Chris Mowry, respectively. This comic was edited by Scott Dunbier, with Roberto Orci credited as creative consultant.

SummaryEdit

 
After the events of STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS, the USS Enterprise embarks on a new five-year mission of exploration. But far from Earth, across the cosmos, new threats to the security of the Federation begin to rise...

On Qo'nos, the Klingon Empire have found out Captain Kirk's identity from a spy. The Klingons are now considering war strategies. Meanwhile, Robert April and Captain Kirk engage in a conversation about what Robert April and Admiral Marcus. Marcus had placed the fail-safe into Kirk's computer to allow April to take control. The incident on Phaedus was merely a distraction while Admiral Marcus attacked Qo'nos. April is shown to hate the Klingons. Kirk walks out.

One week later, the Enterprise's five-year mission has begun. Kirk has a problem. Spock has gone crazy. At sickbay, Spock explains that he is going through pon farr. Spock must mate. They arrive at New Vulcan on time. Because the transporter is offline for maintenance, Kirk, Spock, McCoy, Uhura, and Carol Marcus take a shuttle. Dr. Marcus is looking to discuss the Helios Device. On New Vulcan, the crew meet with Sarek, Spock's father, explaining that Spock has pon farr. They meet T'Pring who was betrothed Spock many years ago.

On Romulus, the Romulan senator from Vulcan's Vengeance, Part 2 is suspicious of Captain Kirk's number one nemesis, Section 31. Section 31 has made a proposition to attack the Klingon Empire.

To be continued...

ReferencesEdit

CharactersEdit

Robert AprilPavel ChekovJames T. KirkCarol MarcusLeonard McCoySarekMontgomery ScottHikaru SuluSpockT'PringNyota UhuraKaiRomulan senatorSection 31 operative

Referenced only 
John HarrisonAlexander MarcusMudd

Starships and vehiclesEdit

USS Enterprise • unnamed Enterprise Shuttlecraft

Referenced only 
Enterprise

LocationsEdit

Earth (North AmericaCentral America) • Qo'nosNew VulcanRomulusPhaedusFirst CityKi Baratan

Referenced only 
VulcanGorn galaxy

Races and culturesEdit

KlingonHumanVulcanRomulan

Referenced only 
Gorn

States and organizationsEdit

Federation StarfleetKlingon EmpireRomulan Star EmpireSection 31Starfleet SecurityRomulan Senate

Technology and weaponsEdit

HelmetWarp driveImpulse enginerestrainthypo-spraycaptain's log
Referenced only 
Helios Device

Ranks and titlesEdit

captainengineerChief engineersmugglerdoctorScience officerLieutenantfather

Other referencesEdit

Homeworldgenocideinterstellarwarweeklight yearyeararteryPlak towdaySleeping BeautydeathbedAdrenalinePon farrappetizerplanetminutecolonyconnfeverprisonsickbaybridgequartersShuttle bay

AppendicesEdit

BackgroundEdit

  • The only title information given is on the cover, with the phrase After Darkness. The Part 1 is taken from solicitation information.

Related StoriesEdit

ConnectionsEdit

Stories set in the Kelvin timeline
comics When Worlds Collide: Spock Confronts the Ultimate ChallengeNero (1234) • Starfleet Academy (12345) • Star Trek Movie Adaptation (123456) • IDW Star Trek: Volume 1 (1st story arc: 1, 2The Galileo Seven: 1, 2) • Volume 2 (Operation: Annihilate: 1, 2Vulcan's Vengeance: 1, 2) • Volume 3 (The Return of the Archons: 1, 2The Truth About Tribbles: 1, 2) • Volume 4 (1314Mirrored: 1, 2) • Volume 5 (17181920) • Countdown to Darkness (1234) • Volume 6 (After Darkness: 1, 2, 324) • Volume 7: The Khitomer Conflict (1234) • Khan (12345) • Volume 8 (Parallel Lives: 1, 2I, Enterprise!: 1, 2Lost Apollo: 1, 2) • Volume 9: The Q Gambit (123456) • Volume 10 (Behemoth: 1, 2Eurydice: 1, 2, 3The Tholian Webs: 1, 2) • The Spectrum War (123456) • Deity (12) • Live Evil (123) • Reunion (12) • Legacy of Spock (1234) • Connection (12) • Manifest Destiny (1234) • Stranger Worlds: • 1Boldly Go: 1234
novels Star TrekStarfleet Academy (The Delta AnomalyThe EdgeThe Gemini AgentThe Assassination Game) • Into Darkness
video games Delta Vega: Meltdown on the Ice PlanetAcademy TrainerCadet Training FacilityD-A-CRace to DestinyThe Mobile GameStar TrekRivals
board games Expeditions live-action shorts Transporter CommercialBrilliant Enterprise CommercialCollision insurance commercialBold Explorers
websites Starfleet ShipyardDossiersExperience The Enterprise apps Star Trek App
prequels in original timeline Countdown (1234)
previous comic:
IDW Star Trek, Issue 20
The Original Series (IDW series) next comic:
After Darkness, Part 2

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki