Kirk returns to the planet where he spent time 13 years before. A friend from his previous visit is now leader of his people. While trying to uphold the Federation's prime directive, the Klingons are providing more advanced technology to their enemies. Written by
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The ape-like creature is referred to throughout as a "Mugato". However, in the closing credits, actor/stuntman Janos Prohaska
(who played the creature) is credited as "The Gumato" (see Trivia section). See more
I thought my people would grow tired of killing, but you were right. They see that it is easier than trading and it has pleasures.
Referenced in Trekkies 2