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Issue 149 of Star Trek Magazine is the December 2009/January 2010 issue, a 100-page villains special.

Contents Edit

Hearts of Darkness
Paul Simpson explores the issue of what makes a villain so memorable as part of this issue's villains special!
Hailing Frequencies
Condemned for a Villain
Lance Parkin looks at what makes a Star Trek villain.
John Frederick Paxton
by William Leisner, with observations from Peter Weller
Each profile features comments by Chris Howarth and Steve Lyons, authors of The Completely Useless Unauthorised Star Trek Encyclopedia, and notes "Sidesteps" (appearances in licensed media).
by Keith R.A. DeCandido, with comments by Michael Ansara.
by Christopher L. Bennett, with comments by Tom Hardy.
by Kevin Dilmore and Dayton Ward, with Eric Bana.
Trek Lit Villains – Omne (β) (The Price of the Phoenix).
Winn Adami
by David R. George III, with Louise Fletcher.
Trek Lit Villains – Colonel Mitra (The 34th Rule).
Eye of the Beholder
Marco Palmieri on what makes a good villain – those who got under the skin of their enemies.
Interview – Mark Cotta Vaz – "Art for Art's Sake"
by Paul Simpson.
Star Trek - The Art of the Film Official Supplement Volume 1
Features artwork and contributions that did not appear in the reference book.
Interview – Nicholas Meyer
by Paul Simpson.
by David A. McIntee, with comments from Christopher Plummer.
Trek Lit Villains – Aventeer Vokar (β) (Serpents Among the Ruins).
by Robert Greenberger, with John de Lancie.
Trek Lit Villains – The Shedai Wanderer (Star Trek: Vanguard).
Borg Queen
by Andy Mangels, with Alice Krige and Susanna Thompson.
Trek Lit Villains – Adrik Thorsen (Federation).
by David Mack, with Marc Alaimo.
Trek Lit Villains – Min Zife (β) and Koll Azernal (β) (A Time to Kill).
Khan Noonien Singh
by Greg Cox, with Ricardo Montalban.
Includes Lost & FoundLarry Nemecek shares images of Montalban's burn makeup for the climax of Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan.
Trek Lit Villains – Ethan Locken (β) (Abyss).
Book extract
Star Trek: Vanguard: Precipice
Includes review by John Freeman.
Log Entries
Beneath the Raptor's Wing, Unworthy.
"Schism, Issue 1".
2010 calendars.
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (expanded soundtrack)
Next Issue

Cover gallery Edit

Issue 148 Star Trek Magazine
Issue 149 – December 2009/January 2010
Issue 150