Real World article
(written from a Production point of view)

Aboard the starship U.S.S. Enterprise, the atmosphere was tense! Under the very eyes of silent, watchful officers, Mr. Spock leaned forward, menacingly...


In a war between the Klingon-controlled planet Morkol and neighboring Thark, Kirk and Spock disguise themselves as Klingons to try to rescue the kidnapped son of the Tharkian leader.

Memorable quotesEdit

"You've played right into my hands, Captain Kirk! I've been waiting to give you a beating for months!"

- Spock

"A Klingon, by Jupiter! What are Klingons doing on Morkol?"

- Kirk

Background information Edit


Setting and technologyEdit

Kirk meets Sektrak

Kirk and Spock meet Sektrak of Thark

  • Chekov is aboard, placing the story between 2267 and 2269.

Publishing historyEdit

None of the UK weekly stories had titles.


Regular castEdit

Other charactersEdit

  • Sektrak, Tharkian leader
  • Aarkan, son of Sektrak

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