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When the Enterprise is the target of a mysterious futile attack, Captain Picard and crew find themselves in a mind-control mystery! Will Deanna Troi's empathic abilities prove to be an asset-or a deadly liability? From the creative team that brought you the hit Klingons: Blood Will Tell miniseries, Scott & David Tipton and David Messina.

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Background information

  • The story follows directly on from the events of the previous issue.
  • The issue sold an estimated 7,448 copies in comic specialty stores in April 2008. [1] These figures do not cover copies sold on the direct market (bookstores, etc.).



Canon characters listed below are linked to the main article about them. Non-canon characters are not linked, but those that recurred, appearing or being mentioned in more than one story, are defined further in IDW TNG characters.
Jean-Luc Picard
Captain of the USS Enterprise-D.
William T. Riker
First officer aboard the Enterprise-D.
Klingon security officer aboard the Enterprise-D.
Ro Laren
Ensign assigned to conn aboard the Enterprise-D.
Android second officer aboard the Enterprise-D.
Beverly Crusher
Chief medical officer aboard the Enterprise-D.
Geordi La Forge
Chief engineer aboard the Enterprise-D.
Deanna Troi
Counselor aboard the Enterprise-D.

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