Product News August 2017
During August 2017, we covered a ton of Star Trek and geek-related products. However, we might have gone over them a little too quickly, or maybe you didn’t get a chance to see the pictures?
Yet you need not worry. Because we have got you covered.
So the range of products is truly dizzying. And these are just a handful!
August 2017 Apparel
First of all, we saw a ton of Mirror Universe apparel! It seemed as if there was a tee for every Next Generation MU character, and they were all from StarTrek.com. Plus there was a hoodie. But let’s start with the tee shirts.
First of all is the Mirror Universe Deanna Troi T-Shirt, retailing for $24.95. Also, it comes in sizes S – XXL and heather gray. Or, for the same price, you can get it in a slim fit (those run smaller, so order with that in mind).
Or you can pick up the Star Trek Mirror Universe Terran Delta T-Shirt. Like the others, it’s $24.95 and comes in sizes S – XXL, but it’s in black. Plus the women’s slim fit is the same price and color.
Also, there’s the Star Trek Mirror Universe Cardassian T-Shirt, also for $24.95 and in sizes S – XXL, but in heavy metal gray. Furthermore, as before, the women’s slim fit is the same price and color.
Plus there’s the Star Trek Mirror Universe Triangle Zip Hoodie. So it’s $49.95 for sizes S – XXL, and comes in black only.
And then Discovery fans – whoo hoo! – we spotted the first costume in the wild. Of course it is for Halloween right now and God knows this isn’t cosplay, but it’s a start. Ali Express is offering this Star Trek: Discovery Michael Burnham Starfleet uniform outfit for $135.00, in sizes S – XXL. Keep in mind, it is over $26 for shipping, so the real cost is over $150.
And more! The Star Trek: The Animated Series — Shore Leave Collection Klingon Tunic (Pre-Order from ANOVOS) ($50). Also reported by Trek Today. And, Discovery Uniform Tops Now Available from Amazon ($21.60-26.40).
Also from ANOVOS – check out the TNG skant! Available for preorder for $250 (shipping in spring of 2018). Comes in women’s sizes S-2XL, in command burgundy, operations mustard, and sciences blue.
August 2017 Voyager Apparel
Plus there were a ton of Voyager tees available from StarTrek.com:
First up was the Star Trek Voyager Distressed Delta T-Shirt ($24.95, black or cardinal, sizes S-XXL); also comes in women’s slim fit, same price, color selection, and size range. Furthermore, there’s the Voyager Distressed Delta T-Shirt ($24.95, gray, sizes S-XXL); also comes in women’s slim fit, same price, color selection, and size range.
We also saw the Star Trek Voyager Delta Quadrant T-Shirt ($24.95, black or cardinal, sizes S-XXL), also comes in women’s slim fit, same price, color selection, and size range. In addition, there’s the Delta Quadrant T-Shirt ($24.95, gray, sizes S-XXL); also comes in women’s slim fit, same price, color selection, and size range.
Plus we saw this Property of Voyager T-Shirt ($24.95, black or cardinal, sizes S-XXL), also comes in women’s slim fit, same price, color selection, and size range. And there’s the Voyager Property of Voyager T-Shirt ($24.95, white, sizes S-XXL); also comes in women’s slim fit, same price, color selection, and size range.
In addition, we saw this Captain Proton T-Shirt ($24.95, black, sizes S-XXL), also comes in women’s slim fit, same price, color, and size range. Plus there’s the Voyager Captain Proton T-Shirt ($24.95, gray, sizes S-XXL); also comes in women’s slim fit, same price, color selection, and size range.
Furthermore, we spotted the Voyager Medical Emergency T-Shirt ($24.95, navy, sizes S-XXL), also comes in women’s slim fit, same price, color, and size range. Plus there’s the Doctor Medical Emergency T-Shirt ($24.95, light blue, sizes S-XXL); also comes in women’s slim fit, same price, color selection, and size range.
August 2017 Jewelry and Badges
Furthermore, we saw this pin. It’s the Limited-Edition Discovery Pin Available from ThinkGeek ($29.99 but it comes with a $25 code for a discount on CBS All-Access). Buy it here.
August 2017 Food and Drink
Because exploring is thirsty work, this Upstate NY brewery boldly offers Star Trek-themed beers: Where no brew has gone before. Symbiosis, a new beer from Shmaltz Brewing Co. in Clifton Park, N.Y. is here to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the series, Star Trek: The Next Generation.
August 2017 Housewares and Semi-Practical Stuff
However, you are going to need glasses for all that beer! Star Trek.com had a bunch of rocks glasses. Note: prices are all for single glasses. First of all is the Star Trek Starfleet Academy Command Rocks Glass, retailing for $9.95. And for the same price is the Starfleet Academy Engineering Rocks Glass.
We got mugs! StarTrek.com has five new designs. First is the Star Trek Voyager Coffee Suspension 11oz. Mug ($14.95). Also, there’s the Star Trek Voyager Property of 11oz. Mug [White] ($14.95) (also in Black).
August 2017 Electronics and Computer Accessories
Since a regular old computer can be a little dull, get a load of this First Look: Borg Cube PCs & VR-Capable Gaming Systems. Preorders will start in September, from My Cherry Tree. Also reported by CNET.
Plus we have the [Review] Star Trek: TNG Bluetooth Communicator Badge from Trek News. So please click through and read their review; it’s really interesting!
August 2017 Books
Furthermore, do you like to journal? We saw some great new journals this month, all with Star Trek flair. First of all is the Star Trek PADD Journal from Think Geek. Pictured to the left, it retails for $11.99. And on the right, also from Think Geek and also for $11.99, is the Uhura Journal.
Plus we saw journals from Star Trek.com! To the left is the Star Trek The Original Series Captain’s Log Journal. Retails for $14.95. Also from Star Trek.com, and also selling for $14.95, is The Original Series Spock Journal.
And grab this one! Star Trek the Next Generation: The Art of Juan Ortiz ($49.95).
Also, keep track of your favorite passages and important appointments and messages with Star Trek sticky notes! Available for $6.99.
August 2017 Fabric and Embroidery
In addition, we saw some neat stuff, mainly from Etsy. First is the Embroidery Design – Star Trek Insignia – Instant Download for $2.45. Plus there’s the Camelot Fabric – Star Trek The Next Generation Blue ($3.20/yard).
In addition, there’s the Star Trek Fabric, USS Enterprise ($9.99/yard). And this Star Trek Rare Home Decor for Pillows, Throws, and Wall Hangings (cost is listed as $15.99+; you might want to contact the seller for details.).
August 2017 Calendars
Also, 2018 is coming! You’ll need a calendar. StarTrek.com has four to choose from. Check out the Star Trek 2018 Calendar: Ships of the Line ($14.99). The Star Trek 2018 Calendar: The Original Series ($14.99).
August 2017 Models
Furthermore, do you like DIY modeling? Then try out these DIY Star Trek ships and build your own Starfleet. Geek Supply reports they come from Ozpins Factory on Etsy. This model of the Excelsior costs $60. Most models are similarly priced, with a Galaxy Class starship going for $80. Also reported by Techno Bob.
Star Trek.com reports that Eaglemoss will be offering extra large models of the Enterprise-E and more. Available soon, these models run about $75 apiece (or on a subscription for $59.95 a pop) and can be ordered here. Also reported by Trek Today.
Hero Collector will soon be carrying the Star Trek Discovery ships collection. However, there is no word on prices yet! We’ll tell you once we know.
Eaglemoss is also selling a Kazon Raider ship for £8.79.
August 2017 Grab Bag
And finally, do you need a case for your iPhone 5C? Staples offers this Gorn case for $21.99.
Plus if you have hot, sunny weather, you might like this Star Trek TOS Road Trip Sunshade from ThinkGeek. Retails for $19.99.
Plus – have you ever wondered what a Mirror Universe tribble would be like? Well wonder no more! QMX Online has got you covered for $9.95! Eek! And finally, you can ore-order a Star Trek Mission Crate from LootCrate for $39.99.
Finally, every month (and not just August 2017), we aim to bring you the most exciting, innovative, and practical or just plain mind-boggling Star Trek-related products out there. And we thank you for reading!
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