TrekInk: Review of Countdown to Darkness #2 February 19, 2013by Mark Martinez , Filed under: Comics,Review,ST: Into Darkness Sequel , comments closed
The prequel to Star Trek Into Darkness continues this week with Star Trek: Countdown to Darkness #2, from IDW Publishing. We learn more about Captain Robert April and we’re briefly introduced to another iconic character with an alternate universe twist. Spoilers ahead.
New Star Trek Videogame BTS Video Features New Game Footage February 15, 2013by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Star Trek (JJverse game) , comments closed
The Star Trek co-op video game arrives on April 23rd. The game features a brand new story set between the 2009 Star Trek movie and Star Trek Into Darkness. Today Paramount (and distributor Namco Bandai) released the first of a series of behind the scenes videos on the making the game. This first one explores the co-op experience. Check it out the video which also features new footage.Comics,Star Trek (2009 film),TNG , comments closed
IDW Publishing just released their latest solicits. May will be a quiet month for Star Trek comics. TrekMovie has the covers, the details, and a blast from the past for you, after the break.
TrekInk: Review of Star Trek #17 February 10, 2013by Mark Martinez , Filed under: Comics,Review,Star Trek (2009 film) , comments closed
IDW Publishing returns home from the Mirror Universe with Star Trek #17, the latest chapter in the ongoing series. This standalone issue features McCoy, in a detailed and introspective portait of the Chief Medical Officer. Spoilers ahead.
Hasbro Star Trek Line Unveiled At Toy Fair – Possibly Revealing Some Into Darkness Clues February 9, 2013by John Tenuto , Filed under: Merchandise,Star Trek Into Darkness,Toys , comments closed
Yesterday we reported the outline of Hasbro’s plans for Star Trek this spring, and today the company revealed their line at the Toy Fair in New York. The line covers toys for both Star Trek in general as well as speicific toys for the upcoming Star Trek Into Darkness movie. And some of the toys may provide some clues about the Into Darkness movie. More details, images and analysis below.
This evening CBS has now released the full details on their April Blu-ray releases. We have all the disc-by-disc specifics for Star Trek: The Next Generation Season 3 and the special stand-alone ‘The Best of Both Worlds’ Blu-ray sets. In addition we have high res box art, trailers and a demo of the special ‘Best of Both Worlds’ fold-out packaging along with all the pre-order links.
Hasbro Reveals Star Trek KRE-O Details + First Look At Revell Enterprise & DST ‘Cloaked’ Bird of Preyby Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Feature Films (TMP-NEM),Star Trek (2009 film),Star Trek Into Darkness,Toys,Trek Franchise , comments closed
Today at the annual Toy Fair in New York Hasbro outlined their product plans for the upcoming year at an investor event, including their line of KRE-O figures and sets for Star Trek Into Darkness. See below for details and images. We also have a close look at Revell’s new movie USS Enterprise and a translucent ‘cloaked’ Klingon Bird of Prey from Diamond Select.
Watch Trailers For Star Trek Enterprise S1 and ‘Best of Both Worlds’ Blu-ray Releases [UPDATED] February 7, 2013by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: DVD/Blu-ray,ENT,TNG , comments closed
CBS has released a couple of new trailers for their upcoming Blu-ray releases. See below for preview of the Star Trek Enterprise Season 1 and the stand-alone ‘The Best of Both Worlds’ release. [UPDATED w/ BTS featurette clip]
Watch: Brannon Braga Talks Original Plan For Enterprise + More From Geek Magazine Star Trek Roundtable February 5, 2013by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Magazine,Merchandise,Star Trek Into Darkness,Trek Franchise,Trek on TV,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
The recently relaunched Geek Magazine features a cover story in its new issue about Star Trek, including a roundtable discussion with a number of notable Treksperts, including Brannon Braga and David Goodman. The two-hour talk includes a lot of interesting stuff including Braga talking about his original plan for Star Trek Enterprise. Find out more about that and the new issue of Geek below, plus watch the entire roundtable discussion.
The seventh set of the cool retro style posters promoting individual episodes of the original Star Trek have been revealed. The new set of four prints from Qmx includes "Amok Time," "Operation Annihilate," "Is There in Truth No Beauty?" and "Day of the Dove." And now the designs of this series of posters are available on T-Shirts as well. More info below.
Star Trek TNG S3 + ‘Best of Both Worlds’ + Film Single Discs Coming April 30th + TNG Theater Screening April 25th February 4, 2013by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: DVD/Blu-ray,Feature Films (TMP-NEM),TNG,TNG Remastered , comments closed
April is going to be a big month for Star Trek on Blu-ray. First up is season three of Star Trek: The Next Generation coming on April 30th, along with a special stand-alone release of the two-part episode “Best of Both Worlds” on the same day. In addition on the same day Paramount is releasing a number of Star Trek feature films that were previously only available in box sets. And finally “Best of Both Worlds” is also getting a theatrical release. Get all the details below.
Star Trek Mobile App Launches – First Into Darkness Bonus Material Coming During Super Bowl [UPDATED] January 31, 2013by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: CBS/Paramount,Merchandise,Star Trek Into Darkness,Web , comments closed
Today Paramount launched their new Star Trek mobile application which promises to provide fans with exclusive content on a regular basis between now and the launch of Star Trek Into Darkness…and beyond. This includes bonus content that will be delivered during the Super Bowl this weekend. More details and first impressions with the app below. [UPDATED: Now available at Google Play Store]
Book News Roundup: Peter David Update + David Mack’s THE FALL + Christopher L. Bennett Interview [UPDATE: Winner Chosen for THE BODY ELECTRIC Giveaway!] January 29, 2013by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books , comments closed
Time for an update on the happenings in the world of Trek Literature. This week, we have an update on author Peter David’s recovery from a stroke, some further information on the forthcoming mini-series “The Fall”, an interview with author Christopher L. Bennett concerning his forthcoming Rise of the Federation novel and his original novel “Only Superhuman”, and a chance to win a copy of David Mack’s new novel, “The Body Electric”.
Modeler’s Workbench: Motion Picture Set & 2012 Releases from Round 2 + Coming Attractions January 26, 2013by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Merchandise,Replicas , comments closed
Got some extra money from the holidays burning a hole in your pocket? Perhaps a late-model starship is within your budget. Join TrekMovie’s Rob Lyons as he gives us a comprehensive out-of-box review of the new 1:2500 release of the USS Enterprise, USS Reliant, and Klingon Battlecruiser from the original Star Trek motion picture era. Our first look video follows the cut, together with some tips and observations from the assembly process, and an overview of 2012’s releases from Round 2.
TrekInk: Review of Countdown to Darkness #1 January 22, 2013by Mark Martinez , Filed under: Comics,Review,Star Trek Into Darkness , comments closed
In the months since their encounter with Nero, Captain James T. Kirk and the crew of the Enterprise have been exploring strange new worlds, new civilizations, and now, they must face a grave new threat to the security of the Federation. IDW Publishing releases Star Trek: Countdown to Darkness #1 this week, the first chapter of a four-issue prequel to Star Trek Into Darkness. Comic spoilers ahead. Will there be movie spoilers too? One more time. Spoilers.
TrekInk: April 2013 Star Trek comics solicits January 18, 2013by Mark Martinez , Filed under: Comics , comments closed
IDW Publishing has released their April solicits. TrekMovie has the covers and details of April’s Star Trek comics and other comics news after the break.
QMx Taking Orders For Starfleet Academy Ring Replica + Reveal New Set Of Retro TOS Posters January 8, 2013by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Art,Merchandise,Replicas,Star Trek (2009 film),TOS , comments closed
The creative folks at QMx have announced a couple of exciting new Star Trek products. First up they are finally ready to take pre-orders on a replica of the Starfleet Academy ring from the new JJ Abrams movies (and it’s only $20). They have also revealed the latest set of cool retro posters for the original Star Trek. Check out all the details and images below.
Star Trek Enterprise Coming To Blu-ray In March + TNG S3 & ‘Best of Both Worlds’ Special Edition In April [UPDATED] January 7, 2013by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: DVD/Blu-ray,ENT,TNG , comments closed
There is a lot of Star Trek Blu-ray news to cover today, starting off with the official announcement of the release of the first season of Star Trek: Enterprise. TrekMovie has also confirmed news on the release of the third season of Star Trek: The Next Generation and a special set for Best of Both Worlds. Get the details below, plus watch a preview of Enterprise special feature with Brannon Braga. [UPDATED: Full disc details]
TrekInk: Review of Star Trek #16 and comics news January 4, 2013by Mark Martinez , Filed under: Comics,Review,Star Trek (2009 film) , comments closed
A two-part alternate Mirror universe tale concludes this week in issue #16 of the ongoing Star Trek series from IDW Publishing. Or is it part two of a Mirror alternate universe? You’ll have to decide for yourselves. Spoilers and other comics news after the break.
E-Book Review – Star Trek: Vanguard: In Tempest’s Wake December 27, 2012by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books,Review,TOS , comments closed
The final paperback from the Star Trek Vanguard series has come and gone, but there was one more story to tell. The final release in the series is the new e-book, "Star Trek: Vanguard – In Tempest’s Wake," by Dayton Ward. in this novella, Capt. Kirk reflects life in "interphase." Find out how it all works out in the TrekMovie review below.