SDCC Previews: Hallmark’s 2012 Star Trek Ornaments + DST Reveals First TNG Retro Mego Figures July 20, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Collectibles,Merchandise,Star Trek (2009 film),TNG,TOS,Toys , trackback
Tonight is preview night for San Diego Comic Con and two licensees are revealing some cool new Star Trek items. Hallmark is unveiling three 2012 Star Trek ornaments: The Enterprise D, a two Spocks scene from the 2009 Star Trek movie, and a classic Dr. McCoy. And Diamond Select Toys are unveiling their first Star Trek: The Next Generation retro-cloth figures. Details and pictures below.
Hallmark 2012 Star Trek ornaments revealed
In what is becoming an annual tradition, Hallmark is offering glimpses into the future to Comic-Con International attendees in the form of sneak peeks of Keepsake Ornaments set for release in 2012. This year they are revealing three Star Trek ornaments (at Booth #2343):
- Dr. Leonard McCoy, the third in the Star Trek Legends series, as depicted in the original “Star Trek” television series
- U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701-D, commemorating the 25th anniversary of “Star Trek: The Next Generation”
- A scene featuring the Spocks of two realities as depicted in the 2009 feature film Star Trek in an ornament featuring dialogue from the film
Hallmark 2012 ornament: Dr. McCoy
Hallmark 2012 ornament: Spocks scene from Star Trek 2009
Hallmark 2012 ornament: USS Enterprise D
Diamond Select Toys rebooting Retro Mego to TNG
Also debuting at San Diego Comic Con preview night is the latest retro Mego figure set from Diamond Select Toys (at Booth #2607), and this time they are "rebooting" the series with their first ever Star Trek: The Next Generation cloth figures. DST has revealed the first two TNG retro figures: Captain Jean-Luc Picard and a Borg drone. Both figures will fit in with Diamond Select’s previously released 8" TOS retro Mego figures. No release date or pricing details yet.
TNG goes to the cloth generation