"Despite Yourself" was the 10th episode of Star Trek: Discovery in the show's first season, first aired 7 January 2018 as the mid-season premiere.



AiriamMichael BurnhamR.A. BryceDanby ConnorDanby Connor (mirror)Hugh CulberKeyla DetmerKeyla Detmer (mirror)Kamran Gant (mirror)Troy Januzzi (mirror)L'RellGabriel Lorca (mirror)Joann OwosekunGen RhysSaruSpoenemanPaul StametsSylvia TillyAsh Tyler (Klingon)Britch Weeton (mirror)
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Michael Burnham (mirror)Sylvia Tilly (mirror)Phillipa Georgiou (mirror)

Starships and vehiclesEdit

ISS CooperUSS Discovery (Crossfield-class) • ISS Shenzhou (Walker-class)
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USS BuranISS BuranUSS CooperUSS Defiant (Constitution-class heavy cruiser) • ISS DiscoveryUSS Shenzhou

Races and culturesEdit

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States and organizationsEdit

FederationStarfleetKlingon EmpireTerran EmpireImperial Starfleet

Other referencesEdit

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Notable cast and crewEdit



Star Trek: Discovery episodes
season 1 chapter 1 "The Vulcan Hello" • "Battle at the Binary Stars" • "Context Is For Kings" • "The Butcher's Knife Cares Not for the Lamb's Cry" • "Choose Your Pain" • "Lethe" • "Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad" • "Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum" • "Into the Forest I Go"
chapter 2 "Despite Yourself" • "The Wolf Inside" • "Vaulting Ambition" • "What's Past Is Prologue" • "The War Without, The War Within" • "Will You Take My Hand?"
season 2 "Brother" • "New Eden" • "Point of Light" • "An Obol for Charon" • "Saints of Imperfection" • "The Sound of Thunder" • "Light and Shadows" • "If Memory Serves" • "Project Daedalus" • "The Red Angel" • "Perpetual Infinity" • "Through the Valley of Shadows" • "Such Sweet Sorrow"


published order
Previous episode:
Into the Forest I Go
Discovery episode produced Next episode:
The Wolf Inside
Previous episode:
Into the Forest I Go
Discovery episode aired Next episode:
The Wolf Inside
chronological order
Previous Adventure:
Into the Forest I Go
Voyages of the
USS Discovery
Next Adventure:
The Wolf Inside

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