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The Hidden Face is the thirteenth issue of John Byrne's Star Trek: New Visions comic series. It was published in December 2016.


A chance encounter with a drifting ship leads the crew of the Enterprise to a world where the most obscene thing imaginable is the human face! Captain Kirk must face the greatest test in his belief in the Prime Directive, courtesy of writer/photo artist John Byrne.



Balar Iri LarabPavel ChekovChristine ChapelJames T. KirkLeonard McCoyNyota UhuraMontgomery ScottSpockStivicHikaru SuluRotat Ryr TatorTuran Tot NarutWainwright
Referenced only 
Great Teacher

Starships and vehicles[]

USS Enterprise (Constitution-class heavy cruiser) • Turan Tot Narut's ship • motorcar like ground vehicle


Turan Tot Narut's planet
Referenced only 
Beta IIINew York CityVulcan (planet)

Races and cultures[]

HumanVulcanTuran Tot Narut's people

States and organizations[]

StarfleetUnited Federation of Planets

Ranks and titles[]

CaptainCommanderDoctorFirst officerFirst of TwelveGrand CouncilGuard

Technology and weapons[]

CommunicatorDeflector shieldHyperatomicsPhaserSensorReplicatorWarp drive
Referenced only 
Breathing deviceMulti-stage rocketSilicon chipUnmanned probe

Other references[]

ApostatesBlasphemyCarrier waveCaste systemClass MDeath's door (expression)first contactHereticHumanoidHalloweenMaskMatter transferalMissionaryPolicePrime DirectiveRevolutionSafe houseSedativeshock therapyStandard orbitUniverse



published order
Previous comic:
More of the Serpent Than the Dove
TOS comics Next comic:
#14: Sam
chronological order

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