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

Issue 50 of Star Trek Monthly was the March 1999 issue. A German-language edition was, otherwise unedited, released the subsequent month as issue 5 of Star Trek: Das offizielle monatliche Magazin.


First Contact
Darryl Curtis on the last fifty issues, and the impact Star Trek Monthly's success has had on Titan Magazines.
The Best of All Worlds
Interview – Rick Berman – "Admiral of the Fleet"
by Ian Spelling.
Interview – Robert Beltran – "Let's Go Native"
by Ian Spelling
Interview – LeVar Burton – "Foresight"
by David Bassom.
Golden Years
Stoddard Hayes takes a look back at the events that have taken place during the lifetime of Star Trek Monthly.
Yesteryear – key events and reaction to them.
Interview – Kelsey Grammer – "Good Grammer"
by Ian Spelling.
A Fistful of Data
Number of Galaxy-class starships, Deck 78.
Movie Magic – Part Two
Continued from last issue, Larry Nemecek looks at the evolution of visual effects in the Star Trek films, covering Star Trek V: The Final Frontier-Star Trek: First Contact.
Armin Shimerman Lays Down The 34th Rule
Interview by Joe Nazzaro.
Book extract
Pocket DS9: The 34th Rule.
From the Replicator
UK Update: Space Marine phonecards.
Australasia Update: soundtracks, model kits.
US Update: IPI Toys' communicator, SkyBox, The Dominion, The Hamilton Collection, Franklin Mint.
Read Out: No reviews this issue, release schedule only.
On Screen: The Next Generation rerelease volume 2.1, Deep Space Nine volume 7.1, Voyager volume 5.1.
Next Issue
Issue 49 Star Trek Monthly
Issue 50 – March 1999
Issue 51