We now know that the final trailer for season 3 of Star Trek: Picard will debut next weekend during the AFC Championship, which will air on CBS and stream on Paramount+ . Today they released a football-themed announcement promo.
The end is near
During today’s NFL playoff game between the Bengals and the Bills on CBS and Paramount+, they ran a promo announcing the final Picard season 3 trailer will run at halftime during the NFL AFC Championship Game on Sunday, January 29th, just as we predicted here at TrekMovie. You can watch the promo from social media below, which includes new footage presumably from the upcoming trailer intercut with some NFL football action.
Allies and adversaries will go head to head in an epic clash. Watch the AFC Championship Game on @NFLonCBS next Sunday, January 29 to see the official trailer for #StarTrekPicard's final season during halftime. pic.twitter.com/J8JNhvEGoz
— Star Trek on Paramount+ (@StarTrekOnPPlus) January 22, 2023
The NFL AFC Championship Game starts at 6:30 PM Eastern on CBS and Paramount+. An extended version of the final trailer will likely be released later online.
Worf hasn’t let go of the Dominion War
In other Picard news, showrunner Terry Matalas revealed here on TrekMovie.com that the season 3 plot is tied into the fallout from the Dominion War in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, and that Worf has a connection to this fallout. Today, Matalas dropped another clue on Twitter in response to a fan talking about how the Dominion War reshaped the galaxy. Matalas revealed Worf “never quite moved on from the Dominion War…”
Worf has never quite moved on from the Dominion War… https://t.co/IjpD44YTZ4
— Terry Matalas (@TerryMatalas) January 22, 2023
The third and final season of Picard premieres on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2023, exclusively on Paramount+ in the U.S., with new episodes of the 10-episode-long season available to stream weekly on Thursdays.
Picard streams exclusively on Paramount+ in the U.S.A. It is distributed concurrently by Paramount Global Content Distribution on Amazon Prime Video in more than 200 countries and territories, and in Canada it airs on Bell Media’s CTV Sci-Fi Channel and streams on Crave.
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