Burden of Knowledge is a four-part Star Trek: The Original Series comic book miniseries published by IDW Publishing, starting in June 2010. The series is to be written by Scott and David Tipton, with art by Federica Manfredi.


… to boldly go where no man has gone before!
It's high adventure in deep space, in classic Star Trek: The Original Series style! From the creative team behind Spock: Reflections, get ready for brand-new missions from the voyages of the USS Enterprise! Join Captain James T. Kirk, Mr. Spock, Dr. McCoy, and the rest of the Enterprise crew as they encounter new friends and old enemies, and uncover a conspiracy of galactic proportions!


Burden of Knowledge cover

Michael Striblin's cover for an issue of the series.


title/number Issue 1 Issue 2 Issue 3 Issue 4
writer Scott and David Tipton
artist Federica Manfredi
published June 2010 July 2010 August 2010 September 2010
cover Burden of Knowledge 1 Burden of Knowledge 2 Burden of Knowledge 3 Burden of Knowledge 4



IDW Publishing miniseries
Completed series The Space BetweenKlingons: Blood Will TellYear FourAlien SpotlightIntelligence GatheringTurnaroundThe Enterprise ExperimentAssignment: EarthMirror ImagesRomulans: The Hollow CrownThe Last GenerationCountdownAlien Spotlight IICrewMission's EndThe Wrath of KhanSpock: ReflectionsNeroRomulans: SchismGhostsFool's GoldStar Trek Movie AdaptationLeonard McCoy, Frontier DoctorBurden of KnowledgeCountdown to DarknessCaptain's LogKhan: Ruling in HellInfestationStar Trek—Legion of Super-HeroesAssimilation²HiveKhanStrange New WorldsNew VisionsHarlan Ellison's The City on the Edge of ForeverThe Primate DirectiveThe Spectrum WarStarfleet AcademyManifest DestinyStar TrekStranger WorldsWaypointMirror BrokenBoldly GoThrough the MirrorThe Light of KahlessSuccessionTerra IncognitaStar Trek vs. TransformersThe Q Conflict IDW bulb
Future series Assignment: Earth IIYear FiveAftermath
IDW Publishing omnibuses
IDW miniseries The Space BetweenKlingons: Blood Will TellYear FourAlien Spotlight, Volume IIntelligence GatheringTurnaroundYear Four: The Enterprise ExperimentAssignment: EarthMirror ImagesCountdownThe Last GenerationMission's EndCrewSpock: ReflectionsNeroRomulans: Pawns of WarAlien Spotlight, Volume IIGhostsFool's GoldStar Trek Movie AdaptationLeonard McCoy, Frontier DoctorMirror BrokenWaypointManifest DestinyStarfleet AcademyCountdown to DarknessKhanHiveKhan: Ruling in HellCaptain's Log IDW bulb
Archive material Star Trek Archives (Best of Peter DavidBest of the BorgBest of Gary SevenBest of DS9Best of Captain KirkBest of Alternate Universes) • Best of KlingonsStar Trek Omnibus (Volume 1Volume 2The Original SeriesMovie Omnibus) • Motion Picture TrilogyNewspaper Comics (Volume 1Volume 2) • Classic UK Comics (Volume 1Volume 2Volume 3)

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