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Today The Collective returns with news of two newly announced Star Trek collectibles. First is a strangely cool Star Trek and M&Ms ‘mashup’ figurine collection from Hamilton. Plus Hollywood Collectibles have revealed their second Star Trek statue – a Gorn. Details and pictures below.
Hamilton M&M’s Star Trek Figurine Collection
Hamilton Collection has announced the first-ever M&M’S® brand Character figurines dressed as Star Trek characters. The first issue of the series will Red M&M dressed as Captain James T. Kirk. Each 4" tall figure is made of artist’s resin with hand-painted details.
Red M&M as Kirk is first of new series from Hamilton
The collection of M&M/STAR TREK figurines begins with Spokescandy Red as Captain James T. Kirk in Issue One, "To Boldly Go Where No Man Has Gone Before." The collection will continue with Issue Two, "Live Long & Prosper" (presumably an M&M dressed as Spock), which will be followed by Issue Three, "Bad News Gentlemen, I Melt For No One" (possibly a McCoy figure?). Additional figures will follow. Each issue costs $29.99. Ordering and more details at www.bradfordexchange.com.
Hollywood Collectibles Gorn Statue
Last fall I reported that Hollywood Collectibles Group were bringing back Stat Trek statues. Their first issue of a 1:6 scale Kirk in Chair statue is due by the end of June. But the company has just announced, their second Star Trek statue – a 1:6 scale Gorn (approx 13" tall). Like the Kirk statue, the Gorn statue is is constructed from heavyweight polystone and then hand painted..
Hollywood Collectibles Gorn Statue (exclusive edition pictured)
The HCG Exclusive version comes with an additional accessory not available elsewhere – the Gorn Cannon Kirk used in "Arena." The Gorn statue is limited to just 100 individually numbered pieces and retails for $159.95. The Gorns will begin shipping by the end of the year. More details and pre-order info at www.hollywood-collectibles.com
New Star Trek products just shipping – reviews soon
Some new Star Trek products are just shipping. First off Westland is now shipping a number of collectibles including Cookie Jars, Salt Shakers and more. In addition the Diamond Select Star Trek: II Wrath of Khan communicator has finally arrived. Look for reviews of these news items here at TrekMovie soon.