Is Star Trek: Lower Decks actually just animated Star Trek Dreck?   We’ll have to wait and see.  But this trailer isn’t winning me over.  Though I’ll try to keep an open mind, at least until I see a full episode.

And yes, if you’re wondering, I am a bonafide Star Trek fan.  Original Series and Next Gen are my two favorites. Though I have seen all incarnations, even the 1st animated series, which was based on the original series.

But Star Trek: Lower Decks need to set phasers to funnier, and beam up some interesting and edgier characters, if the series wants to hit warp speed instead of meander around the ‘been-there-seen-that’ nebula… And why didn’t they save this reveal for their big Comic-con virtual panel?  Check out the trailer below….