|Star Trek: Valkyrie episode|
|"The Primal Directive"|
|Airdate:||10 Jun 2015|
|Running time:||46 mins|
|Previous episode:||"The Inquiry, Part 2"|
While investigating an unexplored star system, a landing party from the Valkyrie comes under the influence of a mysterious alien device.
- Jerry Stanford as Captain Edward J. Stanfield
- Michael Liebmann as Commander Andrew Miller
- Toby Curfman as Lt. Commander Shrun
- Michael Stütelberg as Lt. Commander Paul Elberg
- Dean Rogers as Lt. Michael Swanson
- Jacob Stanford as Lt. Travis Reed
- Spring Stanford as Lt. JG Gina Bellamy
- Alexis Waters as Dr. Anne Ravenwood
- John Kwan Yuen as Lt. Stephen Fox
- Andrea Columber as the Ship's Computer Voice and Series Announcer
- Irene Waites as Ve'Nor
- Darren Marlar as Res'Tark
- Bill MacKenzie as Ensign Pickler
- Terry Self as Ensign Gomez
- Marcy Xexelia as Naomi
- Tina Anderson as Pa'Tor
- Originally planned as the fourth episode of the second season. Due to script revisions, the story was pushed back to the third season.
- The longest episode to date at 46 minutes.
- "We come from a far away village, a little more advanced than here."
- — Reed, to a native of Anthrac IV
- "In the state you were in, a beautiful lady could've asked for the moon and you'd have tried to give it to her."
- — Ravenwood