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Super cute Pin Mates bridge playset

At the San Diego Comic Con the Entertainment Earth booth had plenty of Star Trek stuff on display, including one of the most charming and adorable Trek toys in an age: The delightful Pin Mates bridge playset. Designed for play and display...Show More Summary

Mezco expands its Star Trek action figure range with tribbles, chairs, and more

At the recent San Diego Comic Con, Mezco announced some new Star Trek additions to their One:12 Collective range of highly detailed 1/12th scale action figures. Continue below for a look at the new figures, and the latest on the rest...Show More Summary

Star Trek comics round-up: Green Lantern crossover continues, Captain Data, covers, art, and more

Lots of Star Trek comics news below, including the return of Captain Data, preview art and covers from several series, and IDW updates from the San Diego Comic Con.First up, a new crossover series! Last year's really rather good Kelvin...Show More Summary

Mega Bloks Star Trek displays and sets at Comic Con

Mattel's Mega Bloks put on a show at the San Diego Comic Con over the weekend, and while they don't appear to have displayed any of their excellent TOS ships and playsets, they did have a bit of Trek going on in their booth, which focused entirely on their Kubros range of stylised figures. Show More Summary

QMx's USS Franklin, huge action figure range, and 50th anniversary goodies

Lots of news from QMx today, including their latest ship model, the USS Franklin, a huge range of action figures from TOS, TNG, and nuTrek, and all sorts of 50th anniversary memorabilia. Continue below to check it all out.QMx have several...Show More Summary

The untold stories from TOS production coming in The Roddenberry Vault bluray

While this weekend had a lot of big happenings for the present and future of Star Trek, it also brought huge news from the very beginnings. Announced at the San Diego Comic Con, was the forthcoming release of Star Trek: The OriginalShow More Summary

Moebius Models to make Kelvin timeline model kits

At the San Diego Comic Con over the weekend, the Moebius Models booth included a display announcing they will releasing starship model kits of designs from the Kelvin timeline. Due to start in 2017, a poster on display promises the range will include the Star Trek Beyond version of the USS Enterprise, the USS Franklin, USS Kelvin, and Jellyfish. Show More Summary

New TV series Star Trek: Discovery

At a panel at the San Diego Comic Con today the title and starring ship of the new Star Trek TV series was announced. Coming in 2017 will be Star Trek: Discovery, featuring the USS Discovery NCC-1031. And here she is setting off:Star Trek: Discovery is due to start in January next year. Show More Summary

USS Franklin model coming as Star Trek Beyond home video bonus

Not wasting any time, the home video pre-orders are going live for Star Trek Beyond. As ever many retailers will have exclusive offers with different covers and extra goodies. And top of the line once more appears to be Amazon, who are...Show More Summary

Star Trek Beyond review

I love all of Star Trek, including wholeheartedly both of the previous Kelvin timeline movies. Like every iteration of Star Trek ever they have their bumpy elements, but like all Star Trek before I am more than willing smooth over those cracks and enjoy the bright shiny vision of our future they show us. Show More Summary

Star Trek Beyond round-up: Making-of book and other behind the scenes stuff, soundtrack preview, singing and dancing, posters, tribbles, and more!

Star Trek Beyond is hitting big screens around the world, and the publicity whirlwind just keep spining. Continue below for a round-up of some of the latest, plus a few odds and ends I've not covered yet. Including a new behind the scenes...Show More Summary

RockLove's 50th anniversary Star Trek jewellery

RockLove have announced a new wave of Star Trek jewellery releases to celebrate the 50th anniversary. The new range includes designs based on Starfleet deltas and Vulcan icons. Continue below to check them out.Perhaps the most eye-catching...Show More Summary

Icon Heroes Star Trek paperweight statues

At the San Diego Comic Con this weekend Icon Heroes will be offering exclusive mirror universe Kirk and Spock paperweight statues, counterparts to the regular versions of both characters due out later this year. Continue below for a closer look at all four. Show More Summary

Latest Star Trek Beyond clips, trailers, and featurettes!

Star Trek Beyond is already starting to hit screens around the world, but for those still not convinced, and indeed just to build anticipation for those with their tickets already booked, Paramount have released another wave of promotion videos. Show More Summary

Star Trek Beyond opening weekend posters

Paramount have revealed (via Collider and /Film) three new Star Trek Beyond poster designs, produced in conjunction with Gallery 1988, which will be given away at a variety of cinema chains over the opening weekend, with a total of eight...Show More Summary

More teases from the Star Trek Beyond soundtrack

Latest today one of Star Trek Beyond's premiere screenings, held at the San Diego Comic Con, will come with a twist - The soundtrack will be performed live by an orchestra, and choir!The composer, Michael Giacchino has been sitting in...Show More Summary

Star Trek colouring books

Dark Horse have recently announced a new line of adult colouring books, including titles based on various popular series, such as Serenity and Buffy, and of course, Star Trek.In fact two Star Trek books are set for publication in November, a TOS one, and TNG one. Show More Summary

Star Trek to Boldly Go as the nuTrek adventures continue at IDW

After the end of the nuTrek ongoing series with the final issue in August, and the first month with no nuTrek comics in half a decade in September, IDW will be returning to the Kelvin timeline in October to pick up the pieces after Star...Show More Summary

Daddy Kirk to return for Star Trek 4

Paramount must be feeling confident about Star Trek Beyond, as they have today announced the Kelvin timeline will continue in Star Trek 4 (actual title still to come), with a surprise returning star. Joining the rest of the crew will...Show More Summary

New Star Trek TV series coming to Netflix almost everywhere in the world

The new Star Trek TV series will be available to watch via the streaming service Netflix in almost every country on the planet, and within 24 hours of the US release!Netflix announced today they have secured international distribution...Show More Summary

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