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Series: Early Voyages
Miniseries: Star Trek Omnibus, No. 2
Author(s): Dan Abnett & Ian Edginton
Editor(s): Original comic edits by Bobbie Chase; collection edits by Justin Eisinger; collection design by Neil Uyetake
Illustrator(s): Greg Adams, Michael Collins, Steve Moncuse, Javier Pulido & Patrick Zircher
Publication information
Publisher: IDW Publishing
Published: Paperback - May 2009
Pages: 436
ISBN: ISBN 978-160010496-1

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Star Trek Omnibus, Volume 2 is a comic book omnibus published by IDW Publishing in 2009, it contains the entire Star Trek: Early Voyages series, originally published by Marvel Comics in 1997 and 1998.

Contents

Publisher's description

From the back cover
Taking place ten years before James T. Kirk's famous "Five-Year Mission," Star Trek: Early Voyages showcases the exciting adventures of Captain Christopher Pike and his team aboard the USS Enterprise. Including a new perspective on fan-favourite "The Cage", Original Series crew appearances, and Pike's memories of his earliest missions with the Enterprise, this collection contains the entire Early Voyages series, issues #1-17.

Contents

Appendices

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Background

Solicitation cover for the book
  • Due to the omnibus not featuring pages of adverts interspaced throughout the stories, as was the case in the original individual issue presentations, two spreads that were originally presented as a continuous image over two pages have been split: In "Flesh of My Flesh" the crew briefing scene, which originally showed the Enterprise's crew records spread across a surface over two pages is split; as is the panoramic view of Starfleet Academy in "Nor Iron Bars a Cage". All other two-page spreads have been preserved.
  • Solicitations for this book featured a stand-in cover, using Patrick Zircher and Greg Adams' artwork for Cloak and Dagger, part 1.
  • According to an interview with the Early Voyages writer Ian Edginton published in the 2009 Comics International Star Trek Special there were discussions towards writing an afterword for the collection, to explain how the series might have played out; specifically the conclusion of story arc begun in "Thantos" and "Nemesis" which remains unresolved due to the series' abrupt cancellation. Unfortunately "there wasn't time in the end".

Connections

IDW Publishing omnibuses
IDW miniseries The Space BetweenKlingons: Blood Will TellYear FourAlien Spotlight, Volume IIntelligence GatheringTurnaroundYear Four: The Enterprise ExperimentAssignment: EarthMirror ImagesCountdownThe Last GenerationMission's EndCrewSpock: ReflectionsNeroRomulans: Pawns of WarAlien Spotlight, Volume II
Star Trek Archives Best of Peter DavidBest of the BorgBest of Gary SevenBest of DS9Best of Captain KirkBest of Alternate UniversesBest of Klingons
Star Trek Omnibus First Marvel SeriesEarly VoyagesMovie adaptations

Timeline

Published Order
Previous book:
First Marvel series
Star Trek Omnibus Next book:
Movie Omnibus
Chronological Order
Previous adventure:
See individual stories
Memory Beta Chronology Next adventure:
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