Warp Factor Trek

The Star Trek Fan Website

Editor of WarpFactorTrek, Dan is an avid Star Trek fan who lives in Aberdeen, Scotland. Dan has loved Star Trek ever since discovering it in his childhood. He worked as an administrator, for six years, on the encyclopedic Star Trek website Memory Alpha, which involved studying the making of the various series and films. He has been mentioned in the official Star Trek Magazine, has qualified from a Star Trek course taught at Glasgow Clyde College, and coordinates the SubSpace Chatter (formerly The Scotch Trekker) YouTube channel, which regularly features live interviews with the cast and crew of Star Trek.

Creating the Costumes in the First Two Episodes of Strange New Worlds‘ Second Season

I recently had the pleasure of interviewing Star Trek: Strange New Worlds costume designer Bernadette Croft, a follow-up to when I spoke to her at roughly the start of the

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Firewall” Announced!

Author David Mack has announced that he is currently working on writing a new Star Trek: Picard novel, titled “Firewall”. He has been developing the book “for some time now,”

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An Interview with Todd Marks, Part 1: Backstory and Nemesis

For Star Trek, Todd A. Marks (aka “ToddVideo”) has worked as computer/video playback supervisor on the film Star Trek Nemesis and — about twenty years later — on the second

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Will Star Trek‘s Legacy Warp Out of Hollywood?

In an exclusive interview with WarpFactorTrek, Todd Marks, who worked as computer/video playback supervisor on Star Trek Nemesis and Seasons 2 and 3 of Star Trek: Picard, has reckoned that

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Star Trek: Discovery Cast and Crew Recognized for Pioneering LGBTQ+ Inclusion

At Outright International’s annual Celebration of Courage Awards Gala on 5th June, the cast and production crew of Star Trek: Discovery will be honored for their groundbreaking efforts in promoting

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Who is the Borg Queen? Part 3: The One Who is Many

Plurality is central to the concept of the Borg Queen. There have been thirteen canonical Star Trek productions to feature the character (apart from Star Trek: First Contact, all the

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Who is the Borg Queen? Part II: The End

“Look up.” – ‘Agnes’ (“The Star Gazer”) The most recent portrayal of the Borg Queen has been in the second season of Star Trek: Picard, portrayed by Annie Wersching, who

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Who is the Borg Queen? Part I: The Beginning

“Locutus.” – the Borg Queen So begins one of the most popular of all the Star Trek films – Star Trek: First Contact. Whereas Locutus had previously been a spokesperson

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Interview with SNW Stuntman Jack Sansone

I recently had the pleasure of interviewing stuntman Jack Sansone. He performed a brief stunt in the Star Trek: Strange New Worlds episode “Lift Us Where Suffering Cannot Reach”. Many

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An Interview with “Memento Mori” Director Dan Liu

I recently interviewed Dan Liu, who directed this week’s episode of Star Trek: Strange New Worlds, “Memento Mori”. First, congratulations on being hired to direct for Star Trek: Strange New

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