Why wouldn't Spock at least try to return to the prime universe?
How? Nero took his ship and the red matter
and marooned him on a planet. Was he supposed to convince Pike to let him have the Enterprise, and take it singlehandedly through a black hole?
Even if he slingshots forward in time, he'll be in the future of a timeline where Kirk's father died on the day of his birth.
shouldn't this belong in the Trek XI forum
Nero took our ship and the red matter
and marooned us in the wrong thread.