StarTrek.com – with our annual gift guide -- is ready to help you beam up that perfect present for your Trek-fan loved ones and friends. This being the franchise’s 50 anniversary, there’s an even greater galaxy of options to choose from than usual. Check ‘em out… and early happy holidays.
Star Trek Encyclopedia: A Reference Guide to the Future
Authors Michael Okuda and Denise Okuda have painstakingly updated the Encyclopedia for the first time since its initial release in 1999. It includes a fully new design, illustrations and exhaustively researched and detailed entries on the ships, characters and events from the most recent 17 years of Trek TV shows and movies. Over the span of its generous 1,056 pages -- 300 of which feature new entries -- the updated Encyclopedia now also covers Voyager seasons 4-7, Enterprise seasons 1-4 and Nemesis, as well as .J. Abrams big-screen adventures Star Trek (2009) and Star Trek Into Darkness. The book comes in an authoritative two-volume hardcover edition that features a deluxe slipcase. It is priced at $150. Go to www.harpercollins.com to purchase the book.
Star Trek 50th Anniversary Risk
Captain your ship, assemble your away team and complete missions in a journey across the galaxy. This Trek-themed version of Risk, from USAopoly, is recommended for ages 10 and up. It sells for $49.95 in the Star Trek Shop.
Star Trek 50th Anniversary TV and Movie Collection
The Star Trek 50th Anniversary TV and Movie Collection, from CBS Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Media Distribution, pretty much squeezes 50 years of Star Trek: The Original Series filmed entertainment onto 30 Blu-ray discs. We’re talking the highest-quality version available of every TOS episode and The Animated Series, as well as the six TOS big-screen adventures. Add to that more than 20 hours of bonus content – including the brand-new, multi-part documentary Star Trek: The Journey to the Silver Screen – plus a collectible 50th Anniversary Starfleet insignia pin and set of collectible mini-posters for films I-VI, and you’ve got this massive, thorough set. The Star Trek 50th Anniversary TV and Movie Collection is available now in stores and online, including via Amazon, and priced at approximately $120.
TOS Communicator Bluetooth Headset and TOS Phaser Universal Remote
The Wand Company’s Star Trek: The Original Series Communicator is the most accurate replica ever made also the first fully working wireless communicator. Designed using the first-ever structured-light 3D scans taken of the Alpha Hero Prop, it’s crammed full of advanced technology, bringing new levels of action and immersion for Star Trek fans of all ages. It costs $149.95 and is available at the Star Trek Shop. Also available from The Wand Company is another popular and highly authentic screen-accurate hero prop Trek replica, the TOS Phaser Universal Remote. It costs $149.95 and is also available now at the Star Trek Shop.
Star Trek TOS Ships Holiday Sweater
Your holiday party is happening imminently and you desperately want to wear something that screams both Trek AND your love of the season. You’re in luck. ThinkGeek’s ugly holiday sweater is officially billed as a Star Trek TOS Ships Holiday Sweater. It's a 12-gauge, navy blue sweater with a wrap-around white and yellow design, and it features lots of U.S.S. Enterprises in yellow and white, plenty of yellow Starfleet Delta and more than a few white snowflakes. The sweater comes in sizes ranging from XS to 3X, is in stock now and costs $49.99. Go to www.thinkgeek.com to purchase it.
Star Trek Panic
Explore strange new world and civilizations as you take on the roles of Kirk, Spock and other crew members in USAopoly’s Star Trek Panic. To complete your mission, you must defend the U.S.S. Enterprise from alien threats. This game, recommended for ages 13 and up, costs $39.95 and is available in the Star Trek Shop.
Star Trek. 50 Artists. 50 Years. Art Collection Mug
Prepare for the day’s mission with your “tea, earl grey, hot.” Each ceramic mug features a piece from the Star Trek. 50 Artists. 50 Years collection. Available now in the Star Trek Shop, they’re priced at $12.95 apiece.
Trek Jewelry from RockLove
If it’s Trek-themed jewelry you’re after for the holiday, RockLove has several products available via ThinkGeek.com. The Star Trek Sterling Starfleet Trillion Ring features 7mm trillion-cut white cubic zirconia accented by four celestial brilliant-cut rounds, in an asymmetrical band. Handmade from artisan silver in New York City, it comes in a box suitable for gifting and is priced at $114.99. ThinkGeek also offers a few other Trek-themed, RockLove-produced pieces of jewelry, including Star Trek Trillion Sterling Necklaces, Star Trek Delta Enamel Necklaces (Division Colors) and a Star Trek IDIC Necklace. Go to ThinkGeek.com.
Star Trek: The Next Generation Klingon Messenger Bag
Show your warrior pride with the Star Trek: The Next Generation Klingon Messenger Bag. This two-toned faux leather black bag from The Coop features the Bat’leth as the handle and the Klingon symbol adorned on the front. The bag has a zippered main compartment with two additional interior organizing pockets that holds up to a 15” laptop. Priced at $59.99, it can be purchased at ThinkGeek.com.
Star Trek 50th Art Collection T-Shirt
Celebrate 50 years of Trek with one or more of the many t-shirts created based on imagery from the acclaimed Star Trek. 50 Artists. 50 Years Collection. Trek out your style with your favorite piece from the collection. Each shirt sells for $26.95, comes in a variety of size options and is available at the Star Trek Shop.
Star Trek: The Original Series – The Roddenberry Vault
The eagerly awaited, long-in-the-making Star Trek: The Original Series -- The Roddenberry Vault will be released on December 13 by CBS Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Media Distribution. The three-disc Blu-ray collection, which initially will come in limited-edition packaging, will include 12 classic episodes, three exclusive special feature documentaries that present previously unseen footage, and fresh interviews with notable Trek talent. It’s priced at $50.99 and available now for pre-order at amazon.com.
Star Trek. 50 Artists 50 Years (Hardcover) Book
Celebrate 50 years with this special commemorative book featuring unique pieces of art from the Star Trek. 50 Artists. 50 Years. Art Exhibition. The book highlights artists’ work from around the world, exclusive interviews, and includes a piece from the late Leonard Nimoy. The Star Trek. 50 Artists 50 Years (Hardcover) Book runs 112 pages, measures at 10 1/4” x 14 1/3” and sells for $39.95 at the Star Trek Shop.
Star Trek Friendship Necklace
QMx invites you to show the Spock to your Kirk how much you appreciate your friendship with this metal pendant shaped like the Starfleet insignia delta. These necklaces are inscribed with Spock’s iconic quote, “I have been, and always shall be, your friend,” from The Wrath of Khan. The pendant splits in half, each half on its own chain and locks together with magnets. The Friendship Necklace costs $14.95 and is available via the Star Trek Shop.
Star Trek. 50 Artists. 50 Years. Collection Posters
Trek out your home with a piece from the Star Trek. 50 Artists. 50 Years. Collection. Each poster measures at 13’x9’ and is the perfect piece of décor for any Trek fan. Priced at $14.95 apiece, the full selection can be found at the Star Trek Shop.
Star Trek 50th Anniversary Trivial Pursuit
Test your Trek knowledge with this collector’s edition game version of Trivial Pursuit that features 1,200 questions spanning 50 years of Trek, including five Star Trek television series and the first 10 Trek movies. Cards are stored in a collectible Galileo 01 Enterprise Shuttlecraft. The game, which is from USAopoly and includes a custom die, costs $29.95 and is available from the Star Trek Shop.