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After stopping off at Starbase Yorktown, a remote outpost on the fringes of Federation space, the USS Enterprise , halfway into its five-year mission, is destroyed by a powerful, unstoppable wave of unknown aliens. With the crew stranded on an unknown planet and with no apparent means of rescue, they find themselves in conflict with a new ruthless enemy who has a well-earned hatred of the Federation and what it stands for. In early , on the planet of Teenax , Captain James T. Kirk is negotiating a treaty between the Teenaxi Delegation and the Fibonan Republic who are long-term enemies. He presents a piece of an ancient weapon as a gesture of goodwill, but the Teenaxian leader asks where it comes from. When Kirk says the Fibonans acquired it a long time ago, the Teenaxians accuse the Fibonans of stealing the artifact. The Teenaxians who turn out to be quite small creatures compared to Humans , attack Kirk.
James T. Kirk, First Officer Mr. Spock, Dr. McCoy and the rest of the Enterprise crew embark on a five-year mission of space exploration. Pike is held prisoner and tested by aliens who have the power to project incredibly lifelike illusions.
Star Trek and Star Wars are American media franchises which present alternative scenarios of space adventure. The two franchises are dominant in this setting of storytelling and have offered various forms of media productions for decades that manage billions of dollars of intellectual property , providing employment and entertainment for billions of people around the world. Star Trek was introduced in as a live-action television series and lasted three years with a total of 79 episodes. Star Trek: The Animated Series premiered in and lasted two seasons with a total of 22 episodes. Star Wars was introduced as a feature film, Star Wars