Overview Edit

"It's the battle for the ages! Taylor has escaped the Planet of the Apes, and Captain Kirk must bring him back! Plus, the Klingon/Gorilla alliance makes its move against Dr. Zaius and Ape City!"


Captain James T. Kirk and the crew of the USS Enterprise have pursued Klingon warships through an interdimensional portal, finding themselves on a parallel Earth where mankind has become an inferior species and apes rule the planet! Searching for Klingon interference, they've encountered Colonel George Taylor, a timelost astronaut from 20th-century Earth who's hell-bent for vengeance for what's become of humanity. When his requests for assistance are rebuffed, Taylor kayoes Ensign Chekov and takes matters into his own hands...



ZaiusGeorge TaylorJohn KyleSpockLeonard McCoyNovaZiraJames T. KirkCorneliusPavel ChekovWeaverMontgomery ScottChristine ChapelKor, son of RynarMarius
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Starships and vehiclesEdit

USS Enterprise (NCC-1701)Galileo (NCC-1701/7) (II)


Ape CityEarth

Races & culturesEdit


States and organizationsEdit

United Federation of PlanetsKlingon Empire

Other referencesEdit

HorseDisruptor pistol



The Primate Directive crossover series
Issue 1Issue 2Issue 3Issue 4Issue 5

External linkEdit

The Primate Directive, Issue 3 article at Memory Alpha, the wiki for canon Star Trek.