Star Trek Continues Episode 8: Still Treads The Shadow

I don't know if Star Trek Continues (STC) has some dispensation from Paramount and CBS regarding fan-produced episodes of Star Trek, or if they're simply ignoring the draconian "guidelines" set out by the media companies last year in the wake of the Axanar production and subsequent lawsuit, but they're releasing a new episode (#8) …

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The Star Trek: The Next Generation Theme Sung A Capella

YouTube is the place to find esoteric videos and here's one I just stumbled across. It's an a capella cover of the Star Trek: The Next Generation theme.

It's quite a technical feat as the Trek theme is reproduced by just one guy, laying down multiple tracks. Even more difficult because, of course, there are …

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Star Trek Online

Mid-February sees the arrival of the newest DLC (DownLoadable Content) - the Agents of Yesterday expansion pack - for the free-to-play Star Trek Online game on PS4 and Xbox One consoles. The DLC is already available for those who play on a PC or Mac.

This latest expansion brings players back to the original TV …

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Star Trek: The Motion Picture

I remember the anticipation back in 1979 waiting for Star Trek: The Motion Picture (TMP) to arrive in the cinema and eagerly plonking my ass in a plush red seat to enjoy the movie.

But even me, a die-hard Star Trek fan, was bored with all the Enterprise porn in the movie. The story itself …

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Scotty Talks To a Mouse

Star Trek fans rejoice! You can now talk to a computer just like they do in Star Trek. 🙂

Amazon have been selling a couple of devices they themselves make, called the Echo. It can interface with other devices in the room so you can get it to switch on the TV, lights, appliances, …

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Star Trek U.S.S. Enterprise Sushi Set

If you're into eating sushi and you happen to also be a Star Trek fan (or you know someone who is) then you,or they, may well just fall in love with this Trek themed sushi set from ThinkGeek.

These things normally sell for $34.99 but this set is currently discounted to $19.99 (a 43%

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James Frain Sarek Mockup

The Hollywood Reporter reports  that James Frain (True Blood) is the latest addition to the cast of Star Trek Discovery and will be playing Sarek, Spock's father. He joins other knows actors Sonequa Martin-Green (The Walking Dead), Anthony Rapp (Dazed & Confused), Doug Jones (Hellboy), and Michelle …

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Star Trek Discovery Logo

According to the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) Toronto-based union’s website, filmin on the upcoming Star Trek Discovery series is due to start on January 24th (2017).

The IATSE site lists all upcoming productions within its jurisdiction and it one of those productions is called "Green Harvest". The list of associated producers - …

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Picard Speech

Every so often an episode of Star Trek comes along where, usually the Captain, makes an affecting speech. One that resonates with the audience, sometimes in profound ways. Here's a collection of Captain Picard's best speeches:

Of course, almost a century before the Enterprise-D was flying the space lanes, Captain Kirk was giving the odd …

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Spock's Only Public Appearance

Leonard Nimoy is famous around the planet for playing Spock. And we know he wrestled with the role and how it influenced his life in his two books - I Am Not Spock and I Am Spock.

But did you know that he only ever made one public appearance while in character as Spock?…

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The Revised Star Trek Encyclopedia

Just in time for Christmas, the expanded edition of The Star Trek Encyclopedia: A Reference Guide to the Future is now in stores. This edition is due to the husband and …

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New Star trek: Discovery Cast Members Announced

Two new cast members for Star Trek: Discovery have been announced. Both actors will play Starfleet Science Officers.

The first is Doug Jones (above left) who starred in Pan's LabyrinthHellboy and Fantastic Four: Rise Of The Silver Surfer. He will play Lt. Saru, a member of "a new alien species to

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