On Sunday we reported on the record setting gathering of Star Trek fans in costume in the UK. Today we have videos from the event, which include who won some of the prizes at the event and some interviews. We also have video of a gathering of Star Wars fans also held in the UK over the weekend.
London costumed Trek fan record videos
Here is the official video from Atari.
And here is video from the Star Trek record attempt, courtesy of cosmic-girl.com (a new geek girl site launching this Summer)
99…can we do better?
It was noted in the video, and in the comments here at TrekMovie and elsewhere, that 99 does seem to be a beatable number. TrekMovie has already made inquiries on arranging a record attempt at the Las Vegas Star Trek convention this summer. The trick is to get the Guinness people to verify the record. Look for updates on this later.
Star Wars Lightsaber flashmob
The Star Trek cosplay record attempt wasn’t the only nerdy gathering in the UK over the weekend. On Saturday there was a ‘flashmob’ arranged in Bristol to try and create the largest lightsaber fight. Here is the video: