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carried by Ensign Pavel Chekov in
Star Trek: The Original Series
. Completely unremarkable, and of no significance whatsoever, unlike
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Fanfiction In the second chapter of (to be found Pavel Chekov here), the gun is described. It is then almost used, but Chekov is told to hold his fire by the captain.
Live-Action TV has one noteworthy example of Star Trek: The Original Series Chekov's Gun, carried by Ensign Pavel Chekov for the majority of episodes in which he appeared. It rarely had any effect on the surrounding plot.
His gun reappears in 's "Trials and Tribble-ations", which used archive footage of a TOS episode.
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Subverted in ; since the rest of the regular cast from the original series appears in animated form, one might expect Chekov and his phaser to appear as well, but they do not.
Star Trek: The Animated Series Averted in , where there are phaser guns, but none of them are owned by Chekov.
Star Trek: The Next Generation Played with in "Spectre Of The Gun," wherein Chekov carries a revolver, rather than a phaser.
Averted in .
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Subverted in , where it is actually Babylon 5 Alfred Bester's Gun, and was a PPG (Phased Plasma Gun) rather than a phaser.
Implied in where Colonel Chekov obviously used a gun in the backstory, but did not actually use one in the actual series.
Real Life Inverted (albeit with incorrect spelling on both halves) by Swedish Actress Gunn WŚllgren. Gunn's Chekhov character interpretations are considered to be unbeaten.