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Archive for November, 2013

Paramount: We Did Well

Thursday, November 14th, 2013

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Although operating profits for Paramount was down for the fiscal year which ended in September, there were bright spots when it came to the financial report.

One of those bright spots came courtesy of the summer movies, including Star Trek into Darkness.

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Trek SET Award

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

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The Third Annual SET Awards were held today and Star Trek into Darkness was one of the honorees.

The SET Awards are “presented to movies, TV series, radio and TV news programs, print and online journalism for accurate and impactful entertainment portraying and promoting the fields of science, engineering, technology and mathematics.”

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Giacchino TV/Film Panel Appearance

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

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Fans of Michael Giacchino take note; the composer will be appearing with Dave Porter (Breaking Bad) in a discussion panel.

The panel will take place after a screening of Thomas Dolby‘s The Invisible Lighthouse.

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New Deep Space Nine Station

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

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Doug Drexler has unveiled designs for the new Deep Space Nine station.

The new station is to be built in a Starfleet, not a Cardassian, style.

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November Trek Comics Sneak Peek

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

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Three comics will arrive in stores tomorrow, but fans can have a sneak peek today.

The comics are Star Trek: Khan #2, Star Trek: Vol. 6: After Darkness, and Star Trek: The Stardate Collection, Vol. 1: The Early Voyages.

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Star Trek Online: Season Eight

Monday, November 11th, 2013

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Star Trek Online: Season Eight: The Sphere is set to debut tomorrow.

In The Sphere, players will explore a Dyson Sphere, and will encounter the Voth species.

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Thanksgiving Weekend TV Trek Movies

Monday, November 11th, 2013

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For those not wishing to brave the malls on Thanksgiving weekend, a Star Trek movie marathon on SyFy will be just the excuse to stay home.

SyFy will be showing eight of the ten Star Trek movies up through Star Trek: Nemesis.

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Pegg in Kill Me Three Times

Monday, November 11th, 2013

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Star Trek into DarknessSimon Pegg will take on a new role, this time as an assassin.

Pegg will join the mostly Australian cast in Kill Me Three Times.

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Star Trek: Enterprise S3 Blu-Ray Details

Monday, November 11th, 2013

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More details have emerged about the Blu-ray release of the third season of Star Trek: Enterprise.

This next-to-last season of the show is due out on January 7.

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Retro Review: For the Uniform

Friday, November 8th, 2013

Sisko pursues a vendetta against Eddington, who fancies himself Jean Valjean to Sisko’s Javert.

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More Ships From Official Starships Collection

Friday, November 8th, 2013

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Four ships from the Official Starships Collection will be released in the next few months in both the UK and the US.

The ships include a Klingon K’Tinga-class battlecruiser, the USS Excelsior NCC-2000, USS Defiant and the Star Trek: Voyager version of the Borg Sphere.

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Spiner: Weapons No!

Friday, November 8th, 2013

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Although he had no problem using a phaser on Star Trek: The Next Generation, in real life, Brent Spiner is not keen on weapons.

The actor got into an exchange recently with some of his Twitter followers, where he made his views known on the matter of gun ownership.

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Mulgrew To Pen Bio

Friday, November 8th, 2013

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For fans of Star Trek: Voyager‘s Kate Mulgrew, the future will bring a memoir from the actress.

Little, Brown and Company announced the book, as of yet untitled.

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Takei: Lost Girl Villain

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

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A new guest role on Showcase’s Lost Girl was a lot of fun for Star Trek‘s George Takei.

Takei will be appearing as a gentleman with magical powers in the Season Four premiere of the supernatural crime drama.

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The Next Generation Pre-Paid Credit Cards

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

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Back in May, Card.com released prepaid credit cards featuring images from four of the five televised series, and cards featuring images from that fifth series are now available.

More than a dozen prepaid credit cards with characters and ships from Star Trek: The Next Generation are available.

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