Small details in the Star Trek: Discovery trailer only true fans understood
After a seemingly endless wait that drove hardcore fans nearly insane with pent-up anticipation, the first trailer for Star Trek: Discovery is here, and Trek enthusiasts everywhere couldn't possibly be any more excited. Of course, the whole point of all this is to ramp up anticipation in the fanbase even further, so it shouldn't surprise anyone at all that there's a ton of little details to unpack in this clip, including a number of moments that will only truly register with hardcore fans. We've pored over every frame of the trailer and consulted all of our Starfleet manuals for clues, and we've come away with a pretty good picture of what to expect from the long-awaited new addition to the franchise—and what it all means for fans who've already taken a deep dive into Trek lore. Here are the seemingly small details in the first Star Trek: Discovery trailer that the Trek faithful understood.