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years: 2267 2268 2269 2270 2271 2272 2273

(stardates from 2270.0)

decades: 2240s 2250s 2260s 2270s 2280s 2290s 2300s
centuries: 22nd century - 23rd century - 24th century

2270 was, on Earth's calendar, the 71st year of the 23rd century, and the first year of the 2270s decade. Besides this time period's Human dates, in some systems of stardates this era begin with stardate 2270.0[1]

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Title Series Date Media Notes Image
Witness for the Defense The Original Series January 2270 (Reference stardate 2/1201) role-playing game Witness defense.jpg
Log Two

The Infinite Vulcan
The Animated Series 2270
Stardate 5503.1
episode novelization Infinite Vulcan.jpg
Log Five

The Pirates of Orion
The Animated Series 2270
Stardate 5527.3
episode novelization Pirates of Orion.jpg
Log Five

The Jihad
The Animated Series 2270
Stardate 5527.4
episode novelization The Jihad.jpg
Log Six

Albatross
The Animated Series 2270
Stardate 5532.8
episode novelization Albatross.jpg
Star Trek: The Role-Playing Game

The Presence of My Enemies
The Original Series February 2270 (Reference stardate 2/1202) role-playing game FASA RPG Deluxe.jpg
Log Six

The Practical Joker
The Animated Series 2270 episode novelization The Practical Joker.jpg
Log Six

How Sharper Than a Serpent's Tooth?
The Animated Series 2270
Stardate 5535.2
episode novelization Kukulkan.jpg
Log Seven

The Counter-Clock Incident
The Animated Series 2270
Stardate 5536.3
episode novelization Log seven.jpg
Log Eight

The Eye of the Beholder
The Animated Series 2270
Stardate 5537.1
episode novelization Log eight.jpg
Log Nine

Bem
The Animated Series 2270
Stardate 5537.3
episode novelization Log nine.jpg
Log Ten

The Slaver Weapon
The Animated Series 2270
Stardate 5538.6
episode novelization Log ten.jpg
Star Trek: The New Voyages 2

The Patient Parasites
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 5459.8
short story NewVoyages2.jpg
Star Trek: The New Voyages

Intersection Point
The Original Series 2270 short story NewVoyages.jpg
Star Trek: The New Voyages 2

The Procrustean Petard
The Original Series 2270 short story NewVoyages2.jpg
Star Trek: New Visions

A Scent of Ghosts

2270 present-day sections
The Original Series circa 2270
Stardate 6160.4
comic Commodore Robbins takes command of USS Yorktown. Takes place prior to Romulans: Schism. A Scent of Ghosts.jpg
What Judgments Come

Prologue, Epilogue
Vanguard April 2270 novel What Judgements Come cover 1.jpg
Storming Heaven

Prologue: "The Sense of Reckoning," Epilogue: "A Braver Place"
Vanguard April 2270 novel Storming Heaven cover.jpg
Allegiance in Exile

Dresden: 7-12
The Original Series 2270 novel Events take place some six months following the survey of the Bajoran colony in star system R-775, placing it exactly six months prior to the conclusion of the five-year mission. Hikaru Sulu transfers to USS Courageous. Allegiance in Exile cover.jpg
Department of Temporal Investigations

Forgotten History

Chapter 4, Section 2
Star Trek May to July 22, 2270
Stardate 5886.7
novel The Department of Temporal Affairs is created by the Federation Science Council. Forgotten History cover.jpg
Mission's End

Mission's End, Issue 2

Prologue
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 5948.0
comic Six months prior to the final voyage of the USS Enterprise's five-year mission. Mission's End 2.jpg
Romulans: Schism

Romulans: Schism, Issue 1
The Original Series 2270 comic Chronological placement implied from dialogue indicating nearly three years since "The Enterprise Incident" (i.e., the theft of the Romulan cloaking device), and perhaps two years since Praetor Gaius ascended to the throne. Schism 1A.jpg
Romulans: Schism

Romulans: Schism, Issue 2
The Original Series 2270 comic Schism 2A.jpg
Romulans: Schism

Romulans: Schism, Issue 3
The Original Series 2270 comic Schism 3A.jpg
Allegiance in Exile

Pillagra: 13-19
The Original Series 2270 novel Events take place some two months after the Ascendants' assault upon System R-855. Hikaru Sulu transfers back to the USS Enterprise. Allegiance in Exile cover.jpg
Star Trek Unlimited #1

Dying of the Light
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 5970.3
comic Unlimited1.jpg
Star Trek Unlimited #2

Action of the Tiger
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 5973.5
comic Unlimited 02.jpg
Star Trek Unlimited #3

Message in a Bottle
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 5989.6
comic Unlimited 03.jpg
Star Trek Unlimited #4

None But the Brave
The Original Series 2270 comic Unlimited 04.jpg
Star Trek Unlimited #5

As Flies to Wanton Boys
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 5993.2
comic Unlimited 05.jpg
Star Trek Unlimited #7

An Infinite Jest
Star Trek 2270 comic Unlimited 07.jpg
Star Trek Unlimited #9

Trekkers
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 5997.1
comic Unlimited 09.jpg
Mudd's Angels

The Business, As Usual, During Altercations
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 6273.6
short story MuddsAngels.jpg
The Tears of the Singers The Original Series 2270
Stardate 3126.7 - 3127.1
novel TearsSingers.jpg
From the Depths The Original Series 2270 novel FromTheDepths.jpg
Strange New Worlds I

The Girl Who Controlled Gene Kelly's Feet
The Original Series 2270 short story SNW.jpg
Savage Trade The Original Series c. 2270
Stardate 6097.2 - 6100.95
novel Timeline placement disregards problematic dating-cues given in the novel (e.g., "two years" since the events of "The Savage Curtain," which would place the story in early 2271 at minimum, after the end of the five-year mission). Novel takes place over five to six weeks. Savage Trade.jpg
Crossroad The Original Series 2270
Stardate 6251.1
novel Crossroad.jpg
The Yesterday Saga

Yesterday's Son

Prologue, Chapters 1-4, 7-19 & Epilogue
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 6324.09 – 6381.7
novel YesterdaysSon.jpg
... Like a Woman Scorned!

Page 1
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 6352.4
comic Events of a log are played out in advance of the rest of the story set in 2273. Marvel TOS 11.jpg
No Time Like the Past

2270 sections
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 6422.5
novel Takes place after the events of Yesterday's Son. Notimelikethepast.png
The Primate Directive

The Primate Directive, Issue 1
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 6815.3
comic The USS Enterprise enters the alternate universe of Planet of the Apes. STPotA.jpg
The Primate Directive

The Primate Directive, Issue 2
The Original Series 2270 comic Continues in the alternate universe of Planet of the Apes. The Primate Directive, -2.png
The Primate Directive

The Primate Directive, Issue 3
The Original Series 2270 comic Continues in the alternate universe of Planet of the Apes. Star Trek PotA3A.jpg
The Primate Directive

The Primate Directive, Issue 4
The Original Series 2270 comic Continues in the alternate universe of Planet of the Apes. Star trek PotA 4 reg.jpg
The Primate Directive

The Primate Directive, Issue 5
The Original Series 2270 comic The Enterprise returns to the Primary Universe from the Planet of the Apes universe. ST,PotATPD-5.jpg
The Eugenics Wars

The Rise and Fall of Khan Noonien Singh, Volume 1

Prologue, Chapters 24, 25, 28 & 35
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 7004.1
novel Khan1.jpg
The Eugenics Wars

The Rise and Fall of Khan Noonien Singh, Volume 2

Prologue, Chapter 7 & Epilogue
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 7004.1 - 7004.2
novel Khan2.JPG
Department of Temporal Investigations

Forgotten History

Chapter 4, Section 3
Star Trek August 2270
Stardate 5909.3
novel Forgotten History cover.jpg
A World Against Itself The Original Series 2270
Stardate 72:35.3
comic Gold Key 55.jpg
To Err Is Vulcan The Original Series 2270
Stardate 91:26.1
comic Gold Key 59.jpg
The Price of the Phoenix The Original Series 2270 novel PricePhoenix.jpg
The Fate of the Phoenix The Original Series 2270
Stardate 9722.4
novel FatePhoenix.jpg
The Abode of Life The Original Series 2270
Stardate 5064.4 - 5099.5
novel The Abode of Life (Timescape original).jpg
Margin of Profit The Original Series September 2270 (Reference stardate 2/1209.02) role-playing game Takes place three years after the events of "Journey to Babel." Margin of profit.jpg
Strange New Worlds 8

Demon
The Original Series 2270 short story Strange New Worlds 8 cover.JPG
Corona The Original Series 2270
Stardate 4380.4
novel Corona.jpg
Mindshadow The Original Series 2270
Stardate 7003.4
novel Mindshadow.jpg
Demons The Original Series 2270 novel Demons.jpg
Chain of Attack The Original Series 2270 novel ChainofAttack.jpg
Bloodthirst The Original Series 2270 novel Bloodthirst.jpg
The Final Nexus The Original Series 2270 novel FinalNexus.jpg
The Entropy Effect The Original Series 2270
Stardate 5001.1
novel The entropy effect 07.jpg
The Final Reflection

Prologue & Epilogue
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 8405.15
novel FinalReflection.jpg
Garth of Izar The Original Series 2270 novel Garth of Izar.jpg
Voyage to Adventure The Original Series 2270 novel Voyage to Adventure.jpg
Phaser Fight The Original Series 2270 novel Phaser Fight.jpg
Dreadnought! The Original Series 2270
Stardate 7881.2 - 8180.2
novel Dreadnought.jpg
Battlestations! The Original Series 2270
Stardate 3301.1 - 4720.2
novel Battlestations.jpg
Legacy

Missions 6-8
Star Trek 2270
Stardate 7106.7 - 7126.3
video game Legacy cover.jpg
Constellations

Where Everybody Knows Your Name
The Original Series 2270 short story Constellations.jpg
The Alone, Part I

Primary issue storyline
The Original Series c. November 2270
Stardate 5992.4
comic Takes place with less than sixty days remaining in the five-year mission. DC2 62.jpg
The Alone, Part II

Primary issue storyline
The Original Series c. November 2270 comic Story concludes with fifty-two days remaining in the five-year mission. DC2 63.jpg
The Rings of Time

Chapters 2, 4, 6, 8, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29-30
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 7103.4
novel Set in 2270, close to the end of the USS Enterprise's five-year mission. The Rings of Time cover.jpg
Troublesome Minds The Original Series 2270 novel Takes place near the very end of the USS Enterprise's five-year mission, as well as after the events of "The Immunity Syndrome" and "Spectre of the Gun." Also takes place around one year following TOS novel The Face of the Unknown. Troublesome Minds.jpg
Department of Temporal Investigations

Forgotten History

Chapter 5, Sections 1 and 2
Star Trek November 2270
Stardate 6921.4 - 6922.8
novel The Enterprise intervenes at planet Pelos, saving the planetary civilization and narrowly avoiding a Prime Directive violation. Takes place near the very end of the five-year mission (c.f., Ex Machina). Forgotten History cover.jpg
Mission's End

Mission's End, Issue 2
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 6835.7
comic The final voyage of the USS Enterprise's five-year mission. Mission's End 2.jpg
Mission's End

Mission's End, Issue 3
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 5951.2
comic Events following immediately from "Mission's End, Issue 2." Mission's End 3.jpg
Mission's End

Mission's End, Issue 4
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 5958.4
comic Events following immediately from "Mission's End, Issue 3." Mission's End 4.jpg
Mission's End

Mission's End, Issue 5
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 6011.7 & 6035.4
comic Events following immediately from "Mission's End, Issue 4," and then jump to about a week later. The story concludes the Enterprise's five-year mission, with the starship in Spacedock at the conclusion. Mission's End 5.jpg
The Final Voyage The Original Series 2270
Stardate 5995.7
comic Alternate version of the USS Enterprise's final voyage during the five-year mission. DC1 Annual 2.jpg
Crucible

Provenance of Shadows

Chapters 24 and 26
The Original Series 2270 novel Alternate ending to the five-year mission: The USS Enterprise severely damaged in battle against Klingon forces at planet Gateway, and limps to Earth for multi-year refit after destruction of bridge. Captain Kirk promoted to the rank of admiral. Introduction of new Starfleet uniforms. Crucible1.jpg
Crucible

The Fire and the Rose

Chapter 19, Sections 2 and 3
The Original Series 2270 novel Runs concurrently with planet Gateway battle-scenes from Crucible: Provenance of Shadows; USS Enterprise severely damaged. Crucible2.jpg
Crucible

The Star to Every Wandering

Chapter 7, Section 2
The Original Series 2270 novel Runs concurrently with planet Gateway battle-scenes from Crucible: Provenance of Shadows and The Fire and the Rose. Crucible3.jpg
A Bright Particular Star The Original Series 2270
Stardate 6558.2
comic Takes place during the Enterprise's return to Earth, at the conclusion of the five-year mission. Would appear to be set immediately following the events of Mission's End. DC2 75.jpg
Allegiance in Exile

Exit ("The Rendering of Allegiant Thanks")
The Original Series 2270 novel Takes place immediately before the USS Enterprise's arrival at Earth Spacedock, at the conclusion of the five-year mission. Allegiance in Exile cover.jpg
The Lost Years

Chapters 1 & 2
The Original Series 2270
Stardate 6987.31
novel LostYears.jpg
Mirror Universe

The Sorrows of Empire

Chapters 9-11
The Original Series 2270 novel Takes place entirely within the Mirror Universe, likely concurrently with the end of the primary universe USS Enterprise's five-year mission. The Sorrows of Empire cover.jpg
Strange New Worlds VI

The End of Night

First and last sections
Voyager 2270 short story Strange new worlds 6.jpg
Department of Temporal Investigations]

Forgotten History

Chapter 5, Section 3
Star Trek December 2270
Stardate 6985.4
novel Captain Kirk acquitted of all Prime Directive violation-charges stemming from the Pelos affair, following the USS Enterprise's return to Earth. Forgotten History cover.jpg
Black Fire The Original Series 2270
Stardate 6101.1 - 6205.7
novel BlackFire.jpg
The Captain's Daughter

Chapters 5-12
The Original Series 2270 novel CaptainsDaughter.jpg

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