Patrick Stewart has returned as Picard in the last and final season of Star Trek: Picard. The final season premiered on February 16 and has aired three episodes so far, marking the beginning of the conclusion of the show.
After the cliffhanger ending of the previous episode, fans are eagerly awaiting the release of the next episode to see how things pan out for the Next Generation. Read on to find out when Star Trek: Picard season 3, episode 4 will be released.
Star Trek: Picard Season 3 Episode 4: Release Date and Time
The fourth episode of Star Trek: Picard season will arrive on Paramount+ on Thursday, March 9 at 12 am PT / 3 am ET. The episode is titled No Win Scenario. It is written by showrunner Terry Matalas, along with Sean Tretta, and directed by Jonathan Frakes.
To watch the series and the new episode, you need to have an active subscription to Paramount+. The streaming platform offers an Essential plan at $4.99 a month or $49.99 a year, which comes with commercials. There is also a Premium plan, without commercials, which is priced at $9.99 a month or $99.99 a year.
Star Trek: Picard Season 3 Episode 4 Trailer
Paramount+ has released a sneak peek into the upcoming episode, along with some preview pictures. The teaser shows William Riker commanding the USS Titan from the Ready room as the Titan slowly drifts into Nebula.
The bridge crew is then seen debating the situation at hand, and tensions seem to build among them. The clip ends with a cliffhanger as the room seems to be struck by a tragedy. Watch the teaser below. “Picard, Riker, and crew must confront the sins of their past as the Titan drifts helplessly in a mysterious space anomaly,” reads the official synopsis.
The preview pictures also tease some moments, including Picard sitting in the command chair of the USS Titan-A. The rest of the shots include those of the bridge crew, Seven of Nine, and Jack Crusher and Jean-Luc in the Ten Forward Bar.
How Many Episodes are There in the Final Season of Star Trek: Picard?
Keeping up with the previous installments, Picard season 3 is also set to feature 10 episodes. New episodes are released weekly on Thursdays on Paramount+. The finale, written and directed by Terry Matalas, is scheduled to release on April 20, 2023.
The official synopsis for the season reads, “Jean-Luc Picard reunites with the former command crew of the USS Enterprise (Geordi La Forge, Worf, William Riker, Beverly Crusher, and Deanna Troi) during the 25th century while facing a mysterious new enemy who is hunting Picard’s son.”
Apart from Stewart, Picard season 3 sees the return of many of the OG Next Generation star cast. These include LeVar Burton as Geordi La Forge, Orla Brady as Laris, Michael Dorn as Worf, Jonathan Frakes as William Riker, Gates McFadden as Beverly Crusher, Marina Sirtis as Deanna Troi, Brent Spiner as Lore and Daniel Davis as Professor Moriarty.
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