Star Trek Discovery Recap: “Despite Yourself”

Our Star Trek: Discovery Recap series returns for the next several weeks recapping and reviewing the last few episodes of the first season. “Despite Yourself” is the first episode back since the winter break and it has launched with a massive bullet. Discovery finds themselves in the infamous “Mirror Universe” where Terrans are the dominate species in the universe and control the Alpha Quadrant.

They are quick to find out that their counterparts are as merciless and ruthless as they would expect. Discovery and crew need to find out where they are and how to get back into their universe to win the war. Ash is being confronted with those horrible visions of what he believes are his torture. However, it seems that he is more than he believes, and it costs a character his life.

 

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Music: Star Trek (dubstep) – AH Da Time