On November 13th, The Royal Mail will be releasing a special set of collectable stamps celebrating both 50 years of Star Trek as well as the British actors that have had a prominent role in the franchises long history. Some people have questioned the lack of British actors from Star Trek: Picard such as Harry... Continue Reading →
There are currently over 860 Star Trek novels that have been published since the late 60's. I've got around 99% of the books published between the late 60's and the early 90's. I had to stop collecting as I was running out of room (and money!). I've since started collecting again, beginning with the Discovery... Continue Reading →
WARNING! If you have not yet seen the first episode of Discovery's third season there WILL be spoilers ahead so read at your own peril! Like many Star Trek fans I've been waiting for Discovery to return and it has returned in a big way! I'm so happy about it but that's for another post.... Continue Reading →
Spent the weekend making Star Trek based banners for people on Twitter. It became quite popular and I ended up making lots. Some people asked if they could all be put in one place so here they are! Feel free to take whatever you want. I'll add more as I make them.
New York Comic Con followed the lead of many other events and went virtual this year and as has become standard, Star Trek had its own panel. Part one was hosted by Wil Wheaton and was all about Lower Decks which happened to have its Season 1 finale on the same day. It was an... Continue Reading →
If you're a fan of Star Trek: The Motion Picture and love behind the scenes, special effects and artwork then 'Inside The Art & Visual Effects' by Jeff Bond and Gene Kozicki is the book for you. This book takes a close look at how the leap was made from the look and design of... Continue Reading →
This Coronavirus Pandemic has almost ruined the convention season for this year. Most companies that I know of have sadly been affected and, in the UK at least, have had little to no support from the government. I imagine its true for other countries too. Luckily, some companies have taken the initiative to hold 'Virtual... Continue Reading →
Hey folks, My little brother (I say little, he's 40+) has created his own blog which, much like me, I'm sure he will use to post ramblings, rants and reviews etc and also use it like I do for therapeutic reasons. His site cane be found here and is still under-construction but some support would... Continue Reading →
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Star Trek: The Next Generation recently celebrated its 33rd birthday. It first aired in the US on September 28th 1987 with 'Encounter At Farpoint'. This got me thinking. Have we become spoiled and a bit selfish by modern TV? Nowadays we get new programmes within a day or two, sometimes a week of it airing... Continue Reading →