The release of Season One of the digitally remastered Star Trek: The Original Series is in two weeks (Nov. 20) and the promotions for it keep racking up. Firstly STARTREK.COM has a new contest with a grand prize of a Toshiba HD-DVD player and a TOSR Box Set, (DETAILS HERE). And if you live close to New York City and are one of the first in line to buy the box set at select Virgin mega-stores you will get a free Toshiba HD-DVD player and a ‘Star Trek goodie bag’ (DETAILS HERE). Lastly screenings of the HD version of “The Managerie” have been added in Australia (DETAILS HERE).
Don’t forget that if you buy a Toshiba HD-DVD player (on or after Nov. 20) and the new Box Set, you will get a free ‘Phaser Remote’ (DETAILS HERE). Toshiba HD-DVD players are selling for as low as $199 and come with up to 7 free HD-DVD (depending on the model)
Rod Roddenberry doing media interviews for “Menagerie”
All the screenings of “The Menagerie” are preceded by a ‘making of’ documentary hosted by Rod Roddenberry, son of Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry. This week Rod will be doing a round of satellite TV and radio interviews to promote the “Menagerie” event. CLICK HERE for a list of stations where he will be appearing.
Pre-order TOS-R Season One Box from Amazon for $132.95