This week has seen the introduction of some new and fun bits of Star Trek merchandise including an “adorbz” Spock, a warp core to charge your phone, capes for your office and a replica of something you may never have noticed on Picard’s desk.
Warp power your phone
The fine folks at ThinkGeek have created another fun Star Trek product. The Star Trek: The Next Generation Warp Core USB Car Charger fits into a cup holder and plugs into your 12V vehicle power adapter (cigarette lighter) to provide two USB ports that can power two devices simultaneously. And it does it in style with pulsing lights when it is plugged in. There is an on/off switch as well to save your dilithium. It costs $39.99 and is available now at ThinkGeek.
Funko has introduced a new like of adorable “Dorbz” vinyl figures, coming in December. These include Predator, Tron, Last Rocketeer and Star Trek. Each 3″ figure comes with a regular version and a variant. For Star Trek the first “Dorbz” figure is for Mr. Spock. There is a regular Spock and a Dorbz “Mirror” Spock. The figures cost $7.99 and can be pre-ordered from Entertainment Earth. (Note: which Spock you get is randomly selected).
Trek your chair
Entertainment Earth has expanded their line of “chair capes” beyond comic book superheroes to Star Trek. This week they introduced six new Trek themed capes which are adjustable to most chair sizes. They are offering classic TOS Operations Red, Command Gold, Science Blue, and Command Green. There is also a Klingon Cape and a Federation Cape.
All will be available in November and can be pre-ordered at Entertainment Earth for $24.99 each.
Picard desk crystal
Did you ever noticed that Capt. Picard had a crystal on his desk? Well the folks at Roddenberry did and they made a replica of it and you can have it for $99.
Keep up with all the merchandise news and reviews at TrekMovie.com.