STAR TREK: DISCOVERY Canon Connections: “An Ob…

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9. Cestus III

After capturing Spock’s shuttle in the opening of “Saints of Imperfection,” which was being piloted by Emperor Georgiou, Captain Pike is confronted by her superior in Section 31 – Leland. Pike and Leland clearly have a pre-existing relationship, as Pike says the last time he saw Leland was “wrestling alligators on Cestus III.”

Cestus III is the site of a Federation colony that would later be destroyed by the Gorn in the Original Seriesepisode “Arena.”