Assimilation² (a subtitle of Star Trek: The Next Generation—Doctor Who) is a 2012 crossover miniseries, featuring the crew of the Enterprise-D from Star Trek: The Next Generation, as well as the Doctor and elements from the television series, Doctor Who. As an eight-part comics miniseries produced by IDW Publishing, Assimilation² that premiered in May 2012. The series was written by Scott & David Tipton, with Tony Lee, and features art by J.K. Woodward.

The series featured the Borg and the Cybermen, both cybernetic races from their respective universes that intend to assimilate Humans.

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Title/Number Issue 1 Issue 2 Issue 3 Issue 4 Issue 5 Issue 6 Issue 7 Issue 8
Scott & David Tipton with Tony Lee
J.K. Woodward, Shawn Lee, Robbie Robbins, David Messina, Giovanna Niro, Joe Corroney
May 30, 2012
June 27, 2012
July 25, 2012
August 29, 2012
September 26, 2012
October 24, 2012
November 14, 2012
December 19, 2012
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A 104-page omnibus of the first four issues of Assimilation² is planned for publication in October.[1]



Crossover comics
DC Comics Star Trek-Legion of Super-Heroes (Issue 1Issue 2Issue 3issue 4Issue 5)
Green Lantern The Spectrum War (Issue 1Issue 2Issue 3Issue 4Issue 5Issue 6) • Stranger Worlds (Issue 1Issue 2Issue 3Issue 4Issue 5Issue 6)
Marvel Comics X-Men (Star TreXSecond Contact)
IDW Publishing
Doctor Who Assimilation² (Isssue 1Issue 2Issue 3Issue 4Issue 5Issue 6Issue 7Issue 8)
Transformers Star Trek vs. Transformers (Issue 1Issue 2Issue 3Issue 4)
BOOM! Studios The Primate Directive (Issue 1Issue 2Issue 3Issue 4Issue 5)


  1. 2012-04-14. Star Trek/Doctor Who omnibus in two parts?. 8 of 6 Guide to the Trek Collective. Accessed 2012-04-17.

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