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
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Great Teacher

Starships and vehiclesEdit

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


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

Races and culturesEdit

HumanVulcanTuran Tot Narut's people

States and organizationsEdit

StarfleetUnited Federation of Planets

Ranks and titlesEdit

CaptainCommanderDoctorFirst officerFirst of TwelveGrand CouncilGuard

Technology and weaponsEdit

CommunicatorDeflector shieldHyperatomicsPhaserSensorReplicatorWarp drive
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Breathing deviceMulti-stage rocketSilicon chipUnmanned probe

Other referencesEdit

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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