psychonaut writes “Digital Bits have confirmed through sources at CBS Paramount that CBS are working on a high-definition transfer of Star Trek: The Next Generation. A four-episode Blu-Ray sampler disc is to be released later this year; the episodes featured will be the two-part pilot ‘Encounter at Farpoint,’ ‘Sins of the Father,’ and fan favourite ‘The Inner Light.’ On 2 September, LeVar Burton tweeted that he had stopped by CBS Paramount Television City to check the progress and was ‘mindblown’ by the conversion. TrekCore has an article with further details and an analysis of some of the technical hurdles involved in remastering these episodes.”
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HD Transfer of Star Trek: TNG To Arrive This Year