For other uses, see Swarm.

"Swarm" is the twelfth issue of John Byrne's Star Trek: New Visions comic series. It was published in September 2016.

Publisher's description[edit | edit source]

An alien threat that numbers in the millions, and star systems are already dying. What can the crew of the Enterprise do — alone! Photocomic magic by John Byrne!

Summary[edit | edit source]

Log entries[edit | edit source]

Captain's log, stardate 4575.9 
Approaching Copernicus star system — or what remains of it. Slowing to impulse power only, one quarter speed.
Captain's log, stardate 4576.3 
The menace of the Swarm has been successfully countered...

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Characters[edit | edit source]

Pavel ChekovAli HarperJames T. KirkLeonard McCoyMontgomery ScottSpockHikaru SuluNyota Uhura

Locations[edit | edit source]

Alpha QuadrantBeta ReticuliCopernicus systemunnamed stars and systems

Races and cultures[edit | edit source]

HumanVulcan

Ranks and titles[edit | edit source]

CaptainCommanderDoctorLieutenant

Starships and vehicles[edit | edit source]

USS Enterprise (Constitution-class heavy cruiser) • Swarm

States and organizations[edit | edit source]

StarfleetUnited Federation of Planets

Science and classification[edit | edit source]

artificial gravitychemical rocketcontrol interfacedampersdeflectorimpulse engineintercoolerionic pulse weaponnacellephaserphoton torpedosensorsstar drive (fold)tractor beamtransporterwarp drive
Referenced only 
Nomad

Other references[edit | edit source]

bridgechronometric radiationengineeringhangar deckhead traumahorseshoe crabjamming signalmechanical telepathymind meldRigellian mega-cowplasmascience stationsickbaysubconscioustrans-gamma scantriphenalopinesupernova

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Chronology[edit | edit source]

Production history[edit | edit source]

September 2016 
Originally printed as New Visions #12. (IDW Publishing)
August 2017 
Reprinted in the omnibus New Visions, Volume 5. (IDW Publishing)
April 2019 
Reprinted in hardcover in Graphic Novel Collection premium subscription photonovel #3. (Eaglemoss Collections)

Appendices[edit | edit source]

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Connections[edit | edit source]

Published Order
Previous comic:
#11: Of Woman Born
TOS comics
(New Visions)
Next comic:
#N/A: More of the Serpent Than the Dove
Chronological Order
Previous adventure:
Day of the Inquisitors
Memory Beta Chronology Next adventure:
New Visions
Strange New Worlds

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