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“Star Trek: Discovery: Season One” on Blu-ray and DVD November 13, 2018

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No 4k, so all you’re getting is last generation definition with no HDR. Considering how dark and muddy the series was, I was really looking forward to seeing how it looked in 4k/hdr but alas, CBS has not opted for current generation technology.

Additionally it appears there is no digital version of the series to be included, which is a real shame.

Ars Technica Hates Star Trek: Discovery

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The first season of Star Trek: Discovery is drawing to a close, and after Sunday night’s penultimate episode, it’s time for us to start assessing the season arc as a whole. In many ways, this season will ultimately be defined by the long detour we took through the Mirror Universe. All the many subplots and character transformations come back to that or function as echoes of it.

For now, let’s set aside the question of whether the Mirror Universe episodes were good and focus instead on narrative mechanics. What does the presence of the Mirror Universe do to our story? How does it change the stakes?