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Star Trek Movie Prop Auction

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An auction by The Original Memorabilia Company this week will be of interest to fans of the original series.

The auction features pieces from Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan through Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country.

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7th July 2014 by T'Bonz

Drexler: NX Engineering Room Construction

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A new video uploaded to Vimeo by Doug Drexler shows construction work on the NX-01 Enterprise.

Drexler kept video records during the time the NX sets were constructed and in this short video, the NX engineering room is featured.

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7th July 2014 by T'Bonz

New Trek Home Fashions

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New Star Trek-themed home fashions from Canada’s Lady Sandra will be of interest to Trek fans.

The items include a Spock Cuddle Wrap, a USS Enterprise Cushion, and two Star Trek blankets with snaps.

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4th July 2014 by T'Bonz

Star Trek Pop-Ups Book Preview

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A new pop-up book including seven pop-up Star Trek scenes will be of interest to Trek fans.

Star Trek Pop-Ups, by Courtney Watson McCarthy, will arrive this November.

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3rd July 2014 by T'Bonz

Cho: More On Selfie

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Star Trek into DarknessJohn Cho will be appearing in ABC’s Selfie comedy this autumn.

Selfie is a “modern take” on My Fair Lady.

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3rd July 2014 by T'Bonz

Westland Trek Merchandise Update

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Last month, TrekToday reported on some new Star Trek-themed merchandise, and recently, pricing for the items has been announced.

The merchandise includes cookie jars, salt and pepper shakers, mugs, a metal tote, and lighted canvas prints.

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2nd July 2014 by T'Bonz

Reading Rainbow Fans Break Kickstarter Record

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Thanks to the generosity of the fans, LeVar Burton‘s Reading Rainbow Kickstarter is up to almost five million dollars in pledges.

98,153 backers have pledged the amount, which is a new record for Kickstarter backers.

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1st July 2014 by T'Bonz

New Trek Writers Are Also Fans

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A new TrekCore interview with Star Trek 3 writers Patrick McKay and J.D. Payne gives fans some background on and insight into the writers, as well as their thoughts on where Star Trek 3 will go.

McKay and Payne, who met in junior high, were Trek fans from the beginning. “[My parents are] true fans, so I grew up around them, loving all of the classic episodes, and going to see the movies in the theater,” said McKay.

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1st July 2014 by T'Bonz

Star Trek: The Next Generation Season Eight

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A new trade paperback due out next year will continue the adventures of The Next Generation in a mockumentary style book.

Star Trek: The Next Generation – Warped, An Engaging Guide to the Never-Aired 8th Season was written by Mike McMahan.

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30th June 2014 by T'Bonz

Fun With Kirk And Spock Book

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A new Star Trek parody book, Fun with Kirk and Spock, will be released next month.

Fun with Kirk and Spock was written by Robb Pearlman in the style of the children’s reading book Fun with Dick and Jane. Gary Shipman provided the illustrations.

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30th June 2014 by T'Bonz

Trek Bookends at San Diego Comic Con

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A set of Star Trek-themed bookends will be available at the San Diego Comic Con next month.

The bookends were created by Icon Heroes, LLC.

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30th June 2014 by T'Bonz

Orci Trek 3 Hints

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In a new podcast interview, Star Trek 3 Director Roberto Orci gave hints about what to expect in the movie.

The topics included where the adventure will take place, and what aliens might be seen.

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30th June 2014 by T'Bonz

Retro Review: Wrongs Darker Than Death or Night

After traveling through time with the help of an Orb, Kira discovers that her mother was Gul Dukat’s lover.

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27th June 2014 by Michelle

Several New Official Starships Collection Ships

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Two new ships from The Official Starships Collection will arrive in the UK in September and October and a short while later in the US and other countries.

The ships are the Jem’Hadar Bug, and the Nausicaan Fighter.

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27th June 2014 by T'Bonz

Trek Sculpture And Playing Cards

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Two new Trek-themed items come courtesy of the Bradford Exchange and Things From Another World.

The Bradford Exchange is offering a personalized sculpture, and the Star Trek Playing Card Gift Tin comes from Things From Another World.

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26th June 2014 by T'Bonz