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New Star Trek Licensees Announced for CBS 50th Anniversary Merchandise Program February 6, 2016

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: CBS/Paramount,Merchandise,Trek Franchise , 65 comments

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As we all wait on baited breath for 50th anniversary merchandising (not to mention Star Trek Beyond merchandising) to kick it up a notch, CBS has just announced 32 new licensees to the Star Trek brand. Hit the jump for info on what toys, tees, and gizmos we can expect in the near future.

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THR talks to William Shatner about Leonard Nimoy, Trek’s 50th, and much more February 4, 2016

by Brian Drew , Filed under: Shatner,Trek Franchise , 47 comments

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The Hollywood Reporter’s Scott Feinberg spoke at length to our intrepid starship captain about Star Trek’s 50th Anniversary, his friendship with Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek Beyond, and much more.
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Celebrate the 50th At Star Trek: Mission New York January 26, 2016

by Jared Whitley , Filed under: CBS/Paramount,Conventions/Events/Attractions,Trek Franchise , 31 comments

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If you’d like to attend a convention this year that’s timed just about perfectly for the 50th anniversary, you may want to beam to New York City. 

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RUMOR: Is Star Trek Leaving Amazon Prime, Netflix? January 25, 2016

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: CBS/Paramount,Rumor,Trek Franchise , 147 comments

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Ever since the announcement that the new Star Trek series will be aired exclusively on CBS’s new streaming platform, CBS All Access, there has been speculation of Trek‘s departure from competing streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Prime, both of which currently offer the full catalogue of Trek for any subscribed customer’s viewing pleasure. It now appears that Amazon Prime may be the first to lose Trek on February 15th.
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Star Trek New Voyages releases latest episode, “The Holiest Thing” January 18, 2016

by Brian Drew , Filed under: Fan Productions,New Voyages/Phase II,Trek Franchise , 248 comments

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The fan production Star Trek New Voyages has released the latest installment in their long-running series.  More after the jump.
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Mondo to release vinyl Wrath of Khan soundtrack January 9, 2016

by Brian Drew , Filed under: Feature Films (TMP-NEM),Merchandise,Music,Trek Franchise , comments closed

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Mondo is releasing a very special vinyl version of the soundtrack to Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, and we have images and details to share.
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A Look Back at The 10 Most Popular Star Trek Stories of 2015 January 1, 2016

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Great Links,List,Trek Franchise , comments closed

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As we greet a brand new 2016, we say Q’Plah! to our dear friend 2015 with a look back at TrekMovie’s most popular articles of the year.
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Trekkies Talk Costuming Experiences at NY Comic Con December 31, 2015

by Michael A. Nguyen , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions , comments closed

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Trekkies are passionate about costuming and conventions. Earlier this year at New York Comic Con (NYCC) we had a chance to talk to a few fans about their costuming experiences and goals.
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General Admission Tickets for Star Trek Las Vegas Convention Go On Sale, Sell Out, Go On Sale Again December 22, 2015

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions , comments closed

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Hoping to make it to Las Vegas for the 50th Anniversary Star Trek convention event of the year? Well, you’d better hurry. General Admission 5-day tickets for the Creation-run con, the most affordable way to attend all 5 days of the convention, are selling like hot cakes.

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Take A Stunning 3D Tour of the TOS Enterprise Sets With Star Trek Continues and Matterport Technology December 5, 2015

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: Star Trek Continues,Trek Franchise , comments closed

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Ever wanted to walk through the Enterprise NCC-1701 in all its glory, just as it was when William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy walked its halls in the 1960s? Well now, thanks to Matterport, an immersive 3D scanning technology, and Star Trek Continues, whose sets are near-perfect replicas (in design and layout) of the 1960s TOS DesiLu sets, you can!
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Will CBS’s New Trek Digital Roll-Out Save Television From Extinction? November 3, 2015

by Jared Whitley , Filed under: CBS/Paramount,Trek Franchise,Trek on TV , comments closed

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In the TNG episode “The Neutral Zone”, Data comments that television as an entertainment form went extinct in 2040. If it doesn’t go extinct, it’s certainly evolving and the good people at CBS are hoping they can win in this survival of the fittest.

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CBS announces new Star Trek series to premiere in January 2017 November 2, 2015

by Brian Drew , Filed under: CBS/Paramount,Orci/Kurtzman,Trek Franchise,Trek on TV , comments closed

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This morning CBS Television Studios announced the production of a new Star Trek series, set to premiere in January 2017.

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Star Trek Las Vegas Convention Kicking It Up A Notch for the 50th Anniversary 5-day Event September 28, 2015

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions , comments closed

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The annual Star Trek convention at The Rio Suites Hotel in Las Vegas is going to be bigger and better than ever in 2016, the year commemorating the 50th anniversary of the first run of the Original Series. Creation Entertainment, hosts of the Vegas convention (among many others), sent out a press release teasing a “non-stop five-day convention” in August 2016 that will feature over 100 stars from television and movies and cater to thousands of guests.
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The “Enterprise 3D Project” offers a virtual tour of the Enterprise-D September 22, 2015

by Brian Drew , Filed under: TNG,Trek Franchise , comments closed

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The “Enterprise 3D Project” is an ambitious work that means to build the Enterprise-D in virtual form, and we have an amazing clip to share.

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‘Star Trek Beyond’ release date moved to July 22nd September 17, 2015

by Brian Drew , Filed under: Star Trek Beyond,Trek Franchise , comments closed


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Paramount Pictures has announced that it has pushed back the release date of Star Trek Beyond.
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Video Review – 1:537 USS Enterprise Cutaway model from Round 2 September 9, 2015

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Merchandise,TOS,Trek Franchise , comments closed

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With the three-day holiday weekend now behind us (at least in the US), perhaps a new kind of labor is in order – one that involves plastic, hobby knives, styrene cement, and some spray paint. Marking 49 years of Star Trek, TrekMovie takes a look at the latest release from Round 2 Models, a take on the beauty that started it all, the 1:537 U.S.S. Enterprise Cutaway in this video preview of the kit.
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Larry Nemecek’s “On Speaker” series celebrates Voyager’s 20th Anniversary with a new release September 4, 2015

by Brian Drew , Filed under: History,Merchandise,Trek Franchise,VOY , comments closed

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Longtime Trek author Larry Nemecek (Star Trek: The Next Generation Companion,  Stellar Cartography: The Starfleet Reference Library) is releasing the fourth volume in his “On Speaker” audio series in celebration of Voyager‘s 20th anniversary.
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Syfy’s Face Off tackles Star Trek September 1, 2015

by Bill Watters , Filed under: This Week In Trek,Trek Franchise,Trek on TV,Uncategorized , comments closed
Michael Dorn joins the judges as they inspect the contestants final creations.

Michael Dorn joins the judges as they inspect the contestants final creations.

 

We’re into the ninth season of Syfy’s Face Off, which continues to be the network’s highest rated unscripted series. This week’s make-up theme is Star Trek, so I was eager to see where they took the challenge. The episode is in the series typical two challenge format, however this time the way they tie it back to Star Trek is that in the first round the contestants have to create an alien design based on a different background assigned to each person, and in the second they’re tasked to update it for a Next Generation era feel.

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Trekonderoga celebrates Star Trek this Labor Day weekend August 20, 2015

by Bill Watters , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,Fan Productions,Fandom,New Voyages/Phase II , comments closed
Attendees of Trekonderoga will get to tour the New Voyages sets.

Attendees of Trekonderoga will get to tour the New Voyages sets.

Star Trek fans looking for an experience uniquely geared for them need look no further than what’s beaming in to Ticonderoga, New York, from September 4th – 6th. The new convention, Trekonderoga, will be celebrating all things Trek. In attendance will be an array of guests who were part of Star Trek both in front and behind the cameras. In addition to the more traditional celebrity aspect of a convention, they will also be hosting tours of actual sets, conducting make-up workshops, and special episode screenings with creators adding commentary along the way.

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Who had the best costume at STLV15? Let the judges decide in the official costume contest August 19, 2015

by Michael A. Nguyen , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions , comments closed

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One of the highlights of the Convention was the costume contest held on Saturday, August 8. Every year convention goers share their creativity and enthusiasm with their costume creations. This year Creation invited participants to compete in three categories: ensign (beginner), lieutenant (intermediate), and captain (expert). Contestants had to submit photos of their costumes ahead of time as well as participate in pre-judging. There were six judges that came from a variety of backgrounds such as actors from Star Trek, costuming professionals, and science fields.
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