Tag Archives: Star Trek

E.V.A.: Star Trek Exploring New Worlds at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan

I grew up watching re-runs of Star Trek on WPIX in New York City. Vacant lots and abandoned buildings were my alien planets where the members of my landing parties met their questionable fates. Even as an adult, Star Trek … Continue reading

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Equipment: Convention Exclusive Limited Edition I.S.S. Enterprise Keepsake Ornament from Hallmark

The Mirror Universe holds a certain fascination for Star Trek fans. The fascination started when Captain Kirk and his landing party were accidently transported to an alternate Enterprise of the Terran Empire. This savage and xenophobic authoritarian regime rules the … Continue reading

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Equipment: Factory Entertainment Reveals 20 San Diego Comic-Con Exclusive Collectibles – All Available To Order Now

Each limited edition convention exclusive is available to pre-order on Factory Entertainment’s website (http://www.factoryent.com) now through Tuesday, July 9th, to either pick up at the company’s booth (#2743) or to ship directly to a collector’s address after San Diego Comic-Con.

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Equipment: Diamond Select Toys and Gentle Giant Together at SDCC with some Great Exclusives

Comic Con International in San Diego is fast approaching, and Diamond Select Toys and Gentle Giant Ltd. will be there! Not only will they present a panel on Saturday at 12:00, they’ll also bring a bunch of awesome exclusive products … Continue reading

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Equipment: A SDCC Exclusive Mirror Universe Dagger Letter Opener from Icon Heroes

There is something about the Mirror Universe that is, for lack of a better word, fascinating. Star Trek has visited the Mirror Universe in all but 2 of their series’ Star Trek: Voyager and Star Trek: The Next Generation. It … Continue reading

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Equipment: Star Trek: Into Darkness Action Figures from Diamond Select Toys

On May 8th, 2009 Star Trek was reborn. J.J. Abrams brought his vision of Gene Roddenberry’s legacy to the big screen and it was a success. This new version became known as the Kelvin Timeline. This altered timeline changed the … Continue reading

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Equipment: In Stores This Weekend from Diamond Select Toys: Dark Knight, Pacific Rim, Star Trek and FCBD Spidey

It’s a big weekend at comic shops — not only is it Free Comic Book Day on Saturday, but there are a ton of new items coming to stores from Diamond Select Toys! Be on the lookout for Gallery PVCs … Continue reading

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Equipment: Mego at Toy Fair 2019…Everything Old is New Again and We Couldn’t Be Happier

Last year it was announced that Mego was making a comeback. Anyone who knows about toys and action figures knows what Mego was so their return was big news. Mego was best known for their 8 inch figures in cloth … Continue reading

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Transmissions: Review of Season 1 of Star Trek: Discovery

I had been a bit apprehensive about watching the latest incarnation of Star Trek, Star Trek: Discovery; a new Trek is a prequel set 10 years before Kirk commanded the Enterprise. Two of the things that made me question the … Continue reading

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Equipment: A True Blast from the Past…Mego Returns to Make its Mark on the Toy Market

Long before Star Wars became the licensing juggernaut it is there weren’t many toys based on movies and television. There was, however one company that did produce toys based on existing properties such as Star Trek, Happy Days, The Rookies … Continue reading

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