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Talking Tom Dons Starfleet Red Or Gold

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

In honor of Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s 25th Anniversary, Talking Tom, the “wisecracking tom cat with six hundred million adoring fans worldwide” will become part of Starfleet.

Talking Tom is an app that repeats everything said to him with a funny voice. He is one of Outfit 7′s Talking Friend series apps. Talking Tom has appeared on ABC’s Modern Family.

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TNG Figures To Debut Next Year

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

Fans of Star Trek: The Next Generation who collect figures will be in luck next year, with the announcement of the Star Trek Retro Line which is due to be released next year, the twenty-fifth anniversary of The Next Generation.

The figures will be released by Diamond Toys, and are inspired by the classic Mego Star Trek figures that were released in the 1970s.

First to be released will be a Captain Picard and a Borg figure. A larger, more detailed photo of each figure, as well as details and pricing, can be seen at StarTrek.com.

Was Movie Summer 2010 a TNG Rehash?

Friday, September 3rd, 2010

Supposedly, there are five basic plots, so sooner or later, fans will see a story that looks rather familiar to them.

According to UGO, some of the movies from this summer could be matched with Star Trek: The Next Generation episodes like Tapestry, Lower Decks, and Journey’s End.

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Stewart: Doing A Syndicated Sci-Fi Series Was Not Slumming

Wednesday, March 4th, 2009

In the days before Star Trek: The Next Generation premiered, Patrick Stewart was annoyed by the suggestions of the press that he was not utilizing his talents to the fullest.

As reported by the TimesOnline, Stewart “became increasing irritated by the suggestion from the media…that given my background…that I was in a sense, ‘slumming,’ by doing this syndicated, science fiction television series.” (more…)

Make It Sew!

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

Corset fans take note; a Star Trek: The Next Generation corset is being offered for sale to women who want to strut their stuff at the next Star Trek convention.

As reported by Cinematical, one enterprising woman has made a corset for fans of The Next Generation. The corset is designed after the Star Trek: The Next Generation jumpsuits, and is available in red, yellow and blue. For those in the corset know, the boning used is European steel and the corset can be laced from top to bottom or the traditional way where the corset is pulled taught from the middle and not the bottom.

The Star Trek-inspired corset can be made in any size and sells for &_#36;200.00.

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