Our five hundred year mission to watch all 728 episodes of Star Trek continues with the TOS episode “Arena.” This is the one with the gorn!
This time, Chelsea forgets her show notes again, though Memory Alpha saves the day, and we learn way more trivia than usual. Gorn have CGI eyelids, Vasquez Rock guest stars again, and the Metrons get way too many nicknames. Also, Kirk figures out the crafting system way too late in the game.
Omnipotent beings this episode: 1
Total omnipotent being count: 6
Crew deaths this episode: 3
Total crew deaths: 28 (7 gold, 5 blue, 5 red, 11 unknown)
Non-crew deaths this episode: 0
Total deaths: 64