The Ferengi /fəˈrɛŋɡi/ are a fictional extraterrestrial race fr... -

The Ferengi /fəˈrɛŋɡi/ are a fictional extraterrestrial race fr...

wikipedia - 17 Sep 2016
The Ferengi /fəˈrɛŋɡi/ are a fictional extraterrestrial race from the Star Trek universe. They first appeared in "The Last Outpost", the fifth episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation in 1987, during which they made first contact with the United Federation of Planets in 2364 on the planet Delphi Ardu, though they had been mentioned in the series' pilot, "Encounter at Farpoint". They and their culture are characterized by a mercantile obsession with profit and trade, and their constant efforts to swi

How the aliens of Star Trek do romance

Syfy Wire - 13 Feb 2018
A highly sensual guide on how to perform Ferengi ear massages? Now you're getting somewhere. Aliens get ensnared in lust and love like the rest of us, but they have ways of expressing it that are unfamiliar to us humans. Even the crew of the U.S.S ...

Star Trek Apocrypha: Major canon facts that were silently ignored

Syfy Wire - 07 Feb 2018
The Ferengi were being set up as adversaries of the Federation starting with their first appearance in the season one episode "The Last Outpost," but they fell flat with audiences, and by the time Season 3 rolled around, they had been mainly regulated ...

'Star Trek Discovery' season 2: What to expect

International Business Times AU - 15 Feb 2018
There also has to be a new enemy in season 2. The war against the Klingons has ended for now, and it may reignite sometime later, but right now there may be a new threat to face. Amongst the enemies that the Discovery may face this time around are ...

Behr: Ferengi In Deep Space Nine

Trek Today - 28 Aug 2017
In a recent TrekMovie interview with Ira Steven Behr, one of the topics was the change in the Ferengi from The Next Generation to Deep Space Nine. The Ferengi were originally supposed to be bad guys, who made their debut in The Next Generation's first ...

Star Trek: Discovery episode 12 review: Vaulting Ambition

Den of Geek UK - 13 Feb 2018
IT'S ALL OVER. And by that, I mean the Klingon-Federation war that threatened the very fabric of the alpha quadrant. Who would have guessed that all you needed to solve your problems was to talk to the opposition? Admittedly with a planet-destroying ...

A philosopher looks at Star Trek and sees our dark dreams

Fabius Maximus website (blog) - 11 Feb 2018
Too much of Star Trek has always reflected trendy leftist political sentiments. It was appropriate that John Lennon's “Imagine” should have been sung at the 30th Anniversary television special: Capitalism and religion get little more respect from Star ...

A binge-watching guide to Star Trek: Deep Space Nine's Jadzia Dax

Syfy Wire - 05 Feb 2018
Everyone has their Trek. It's the show that introduced them to the Star Trek universe, the one that wormed its way inside their brain and took hold until they were thoroughly and truly hooked. For me, technically, that gateway show is Star Trek: The ...

'Star Trek: Discovery' warps an iconic franchise

Washington Examiner - 25 Sep 2017
In the United States, things got particularly weird as we shuffled through presidents as ideologically-opposed as Star Trek's Vulcans and Ferengi. With all of this juicy human drama just sitting there, "Star Trek: Discovery" should have been prepared ...

Spacedock: The Ferengi D'Kora Marauder

Redshirts Always Die - 18 Oct 2016
Sure they are greedy and focused on profit, but they are capable of empathy and overcoming their drive for wealth. Many Star Trek alien races feel one dimensional, either because of their short appearances on Trek, or because they don't or can't ...

The Ferengi Inspiration Bot

Redshirts Always Die - 22 Mar 2016
Get in touch with your inner Ferengi and succeed at accumulating wealth with the Ferengi Inspiration Bot. ICYMI: Prepare to be amazed by this incredible a cappella rendition of the Star Trek: The Original Series theme! Are you bored at work? Is the ...

'Star Trek' Goes Less Jewish Than It Has Ever Gone Before

Forward - 28 Sep 2017
“Star Trek” has always embraced diversity. Gene Roddenberry's vision of a utopian future was intentionally, ideologically inclusive. The first “Star Trek” series included Asian and black crew members, at a time when that was rare on network television ...

Clint Howard Is Coming To The STAR WARS Galaxy

Birth.Movies.Death. - 02 Aug 2017
This is a time when it's okay. We all know super exciting filmmaker Ron Howard is now in charge of the young Han Solo movie. That's cool and all, but the main question it brings up is whether or not he'll give a role (as he often does) to his brother ...

Star Trek Spec Scripts That Never Saw the Light of Day

Vulture - 27 Sep 2017
He goes up to the bar to get a drink and he comes back to the table to discover there's a Ferengi hitting on his girlfriend. He tells the Ferengi to get lost and the Ferengi gets feisty. Worf says, I remember this line, “There's no honor in fighting a ...

Star Trek Online To Get a Midseason Update

Hardcore Gamer - 29 Jun 2017
Cryptic Studios has always been going heavy with their expansions for Star Trek Online, but the positioning of their upcoming latest is a little odd. Entitled Escalation, they are calling this “Season 13.5.” Which is fine. Really. Just weird. Still ...

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