Admiral J. P. Hanson personally boarded the Enterprise to join the investigation of a destroyed Federation-colonized planet, suspecting the feared Borg. Before this is confirmed, he points out Commander William T. Riker has for the third time refused a command, preferring the Enterprise. Shortly after an enormous Borg ship is found, it engages in battle with the Enterprise, which draws it away. Novel tactics are conceived. Captain Jean-Luc Picard is ordered to come aboard for unprecedented discussions, and kidnapped when he refuses. He finds they tolerate no resistance, and intend to turn him into a Borg. Riker suddenly finds himself acting captain.... Written by
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George Murdock whom plays Admiral Hanson in this episode played God in "Star Trek V: The Final Frontier". See more
A Borg drone beams in near the emergency turbo-lift, attacking Riker and Worf. When he beams out, he's near the Ready Room. See more
[Capt. Picard has been assimilated by the Borg
I am Locutus - of Borg. Resistance - is futile. Your life, as it has been - is over. From this time forward, you will service - us.
Star Trek: The Next Generation End Credits
Composed by Jerry Goldsmith
and Alexander Courage See more