Star Trek: The Next Generation (often abbreviated to TNG) is an American science fiction television series created by Gene Roddenberry as part of the Star Trek franchise. Roddenberry, Rick Berman, and Michael Piller served as executive producers at different times throughout the production. The show was created 21 years after the original Star Trek show.
DC published this series for 80 issues between October 1989 and February 1996. This ongoing series is based on the 1987 to 1994 syndicated television series. It begins during the show's second season, and ends at a period in-between the final episode and the film Star Trek: Generations (1994).