Description[edit | edit source]

Telling the story of the Assignment: Earth Trek spin-off from Gene Roddenberry that never came to pass, a time-traveling U.S.S. Enterprise intersects with Gary Seven's efforts to save the future from a 1969 crisis that only he and his assistant Roberta can avert!

References[edit | edit source]

Characters[edit | edit source]

John ChristopherDonnerIsisJames T. KirkRoberta LincolnGary SevenSpockHikaru Sulu

Starships and vehicles[edit | edit source]

USS Enterprise (Constitution-class heavy cruiser) • Bluejay 4 (F-104 Starfighter jet aircraft) • truck
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aircraft carrierUFO

Locations[edit | edit source]

EarthNew York CitySingleton Air Force Base
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Alpha Centaurithe galaxy

Races and cultures[edit | edit source]

AndorianHumanItalianVulcan

States and organizations[edit | edit source]

Military policeUnited States Air Force (Sector Nine)

Science and classification[edit | edit source]

atomic bomb platformBeta Fivechronometercommunicatorcomputerfilmlaboratorylight speed breakaway factorlight warping fieldmemory banknuclear missilescannerservoshieldtapetechnologyteleportertractor beamtransporterturbolifttypewritervoice recognitionwarp drivewing camera

Ranks and titles[edit | edit source]

adjutantcolonelcorporalcrewmanguardlieutenantpilotsergeantsupervisor

Other references[edit | edit source]

20th centuryantimatterassignment patchatmospherebeambluffburglarycatchronotropic fragmentcommunicationscorridorcrewEnglish languageespionageflight suitfoods and beveragesItalian foodlifeformmapmassmilitaryminiskirtminutemuseumorbitpajamaspapersabotagesecuritysmokingStarfleet uniform (2265-2270)time streamtime traveltransporter roomtreeuniformUS military uniformyear

Appendices[edit | edit source]

Related media[edit | edit source]

  • Tomorrow is Yesterday (TOS episode) - This story take place concurrently with the episode, showing Gary Seven's activities during the Enterprise's time travel incident to make sure the timeline is not adversely affected.
  • Assignment: Earth (TOS episode) - Gary and Roberta reference their previous encounter with the Enterprise from this episode.

Background[edit | edit source]

  • This story is twenty-one, rather than the usual twenty-two, pages long.
  • This issue was available in two covers: The same John Byrne artwork either with or without cover titles. The non-title version was a limited availability retail incentive.
  • The eleven pages of editorial content in the issue include an advert for the next issue in the miniseries and another page advertising the Mirror Images miniseries.

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Connections[edit | edit source]

Media featuring Gary Seven
Episode Assignment: Earth
Miniseries The PeacekeeperConvergenceThe Eugenics WarsAssignment: Earth
Novels Assignment: EternityThe Rise and Fall of Khan Noonien Singh, Volume 1The Rise and Fall of Khan Noonien Singh, Volume 2From History's ShadowElusive Salvation
Short stories "The Aliens Are Coming!" • "Seven and Seven" • "Assignment: One" • "Rocket Man" • "Time Line"
Comics "The Peacekeeper, Part One" • "The Peacekeeper, Part Two" • "Split Infinities" • "Future Imperiled" • "Brighter Than a Thousand Suns" • "Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow" • "My Name Is Legion" • "We Have Met the Enemy..." • "Too Many Presidents" • "Ah-Ha!" • "Medics" • "Hosts" • "1971/4860.2" • "An Unexpected Yesterday" • Year Five, Issue 11Year Five, Issue 12Year Five, Issue 15Year Five, Issue 16Year Five, Issue 17

Timeline[edit | edit source]

The story takes place concurrently with the TOS episode: "Tomorrow is Yesterday", beginning moments before the episode.

published order
Previous comic:
Brighter Than a Thousand Suns
TOS comics
Assignment: Earth
Next comic:
My Name is Legion
chronological order
Previous Adventure:
Brighter Than a Thousand Suns
Memory Beta Chronology Next Adventure:
Tomorrow is Yesterday


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