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

For the DC Comics arc, please see The Trial of James T. Kirk.

Sky pirates raid the stars – and Captain Kirk is charged with treason!

Background information

  • This story was reprinted in Enterprise Log 3 and a later reprint of that volume from the Star Trek: The Key Collection series.
  • Some printings of the cover of this comic featured a Whitman logo rather than a Gold Key logo.
  • Kirk's disguise involves a large afro.



James T. Kirk 
Enterprise captain.
Vulcan Enterprise exec and science officer.
Leonard McCoy 
Enterprise chief medical officer.
Montgomery Scott 
Enterprise chief engineer.
Hikaru Sulu 
Enterprise helmsman.
Enterprise communications officer.
Vice Chairmen Fado 
A member of the inquiry board.
A member of the inquiry board.
Liji Bragg 
Pirate leader.
Dr. Dwayne Stiller 
A cosmetic surgeon friend of Kirk's.
Nuri Jakarz 
A purported amateur photographer, but really a special effects photographer.


A planet where Kirk and the pirate leader were supposed to have met.
A planet, the natives of which Kirk is disguised as.
A planet.
Dragons of Ndora 
Large energy creatures native to Kibo.

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