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"Despite Yourself" was the 10th episode of Star Trek: Discovery in the show's first season, first aired 7 January 2018 as the mid-season premiere.



Michael BurnhamHugh CulberL'RellGabriel LorcaSaruPaul StametsSylvia TillyAsh Tyler
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Michael BurnhamGabriel LorcaSylvia TillyThe Emperor

Starships and vehiclesEdit

ISS CooperUSS Discovery (Crossfield-class) • ISS Shenzhou (Walker-class)
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USS BuranISS BuranUSS CooperUSS DefiantISS DiscoveryUSS Shenzhou

Races and culturesEdit

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States and organizationsEdit

FederationStarfleetKlingon EmpireTerran EmpireImperial Starfleet

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Star Trek: Discovery episodes
Season 1 "The Vulcan Hello" • "Battle at the Binary Stars" • "Context Is For Kings" • "The Butcher's Knife Cares Not for the Lamb's Cry" • "Choose Your Pain" • "Lethe" • "Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad" • "Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum" • "Into the Forest I Go" • "Despite Yourself" • "The Wolf Inside"


published order
Previous episode:
Into the Forest I Go
Star Trek episode produced Next episode:
The Wolf Inside
Previous episode:
Into the Forest I Go
Star Trek episode aired Next episode:
The Wolf Inside
chronological order

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