Season 1

Episode Guide

Encounter At Farpoint Part 1 and 2

S1 E1
Sep 29, 1987
The crew of the Enterprise is put on trial by a mysterious force called "Q" for all the crimes of mankind.

The Naked Now

S1 E3
Oct 6, 1987
Romance, danger and chaos result when a mysterious contaminant renders the crew of the Enterprise intoxicated.

Code Of Honor

S1 E4
Oct 13, 1987
Kidnapped by aliens known as Ligonians, Lieutenant Tasha Yar battles for her freedom and the welfare of a diseased Federation planet.

The Last Outpost

S1 E5
Oct 20, 1987
Held captive over an unknown planet, the away teams of the U.S.S. Enterprise and Ferengi starships must pass an important inquisition by a mysterious life form known as Portal, before they are allowed to continue their journeys through space.

Where No One Has Gone Before

S1 E6
Oct 27, 1987
Teenager Wesley Crusher and a dying alien are the crew's only hope for escape from a bizarre galaxy where thoughts become real.

Lonely Among Us

S1 E7
Nov 3, 1987
Passing through a series of complex energy patterns, the Enterprise crew find themselves trying to solve the mystery surrounding the death of Assistant Chief Engineer Singh and the altered personalities of Lt. Worf, Dr. Crusher and the Captain.


S1 E8
Nov 10, 1987
When Wesley is sentenced to death for innocently violating an alien planet's customs, Captain Picard is forced to choose between negotiating for Wesley's life or adhering to the Federations' prime directive which prohibits interfering with another civilization's way of life.

The Battle

S1 E9
Nov 17, 1987
A thought altering device, controlled by a Ferengi Captain seeking revenge on Picard for his son's death, threatens the life of the Captain and the safety of the Enterprise.

Hide And "Q"

S1 E10
Nov 24, 1987
The Enterprise is once again challenged by the dangerous and powerful "Q" who offers Riker god-like powers in exchange for Riker's membership in the "Q" continuum.


S1 E11
Dec 1, 1987
Counselor Deanna Troi is caught between her feelings for Riker and her devotion to family customs when she faces a prearranged marriage.

The Big Goodbye

S1 E12
Jan 12, 1988
When the holodecks malfunction, the Captain and three crew members become trapped in San Francisco, 1941, where they are held hostage by murderous gangsters.


S1 E13
Jan 19, 1988
Data's android look-alike formulates an evil master plan that could destroy the Enterprise.

Angel One

S1 E14
Jan 26, 1988
While the away team struggles to save male fugitives on a planet run by women, the Enterprise is ravaged by a highly infectious virus.


S1 E15
Feb 2, 1988
The Enterprise is hijacked by an alien species who need the ship's computer to regenerate the one damaged on their own planet.

Too Short A Season

S1 E16
Feb 9, 1988
The Enterprise escorts a Federation admiral to a planet to negotiate the release of hostages, but the planet governor wants to kill him in revenge for a previous hostage crisis that ended in tragedy.

When The Bough Breaks

S1 E17
Feb 16, 1988
Wesley and several children from the Enterprise are kidnapped by a sterile civilization which hopes to use them to rebuild their race.

Home Soil

S1 E18
Feb 23, 1988
A powerful microscopic life form declares war on humans, takes over the Enterprise's lab and computers and threatens to destroy the ship.

Coming Of Age

S1 E19
Mar 15, 1988
While Wesley endures the grueling Starfleet Academy entrance exam, Captain Picard faces an investigation into his competency as a commander.

Heart Of Glory

S1 E20
Mar 22, 1988
Lt. Worf is torn between his loyalty to the Enterprise and his fierce Klingon heritage when two Klingon fugitives take over the ship.

The Arsenal Of Freedom

S1 E21
Apr 11, 1988
Picard and the away team fight for their lives on a planet run by a computerized weapons system.


S1 E22
Apr 18, 1988
The Enterprise is caught in the middle when two alien races wage a bitter battle over cargo which one of them needs for survival.

Skin Of Evil

S1 E23
Apr 25, 1988
A rescue mission turns to tragedy when one of the Enterprise officers is killed by an evil alien.

We'll Always Have Paris

S1 E24
May 2, 1988
Captain Picard is unexpectedly reunited with his first love in the midst of an investigation into lethal time warp experiments.


S1 E25
May 9, 1988
Captain Picard and Commander Riker travel to Earth to Investigate a conspiracy In the highest ranks of Starfleet command.

The Neutral Zone

S1 E26
May 16, 1988
While traveling to a meeting with the hostile Romulans, the crew discovers a ship containing three frozen Americans from the 20th century.