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‘Star Trek: Captain Pike': Walter Koenig Joins Original Series Prequel

The film is set to explore the period in which Christopher Pike commanded the Enterprise, before Jim Kirk took the center seat.

Original Star Trek actor Walter Koenig has joined the production of Star Trek: Captain Pike, an independent film currently seeking funding through Kickstarter which is set to explore the voyages of the Starship Enterprise before Jim Kirk took the captain’s chair. Koenig announced his involvement with the project on Twitter, stating that he will serve… Read more »

Trekkies Will Soon Be Able To Learn Klingon Using Duolingo

Klingon Language

Even among hardcore Trekkies, those who speak Klingon fluently are rare. Created by Marc Okrand, the language is heard in many Star Trek films and shows, and dedicated fans have even translated many works by Shakespeare into Klingon, but learning the language can be challenging. There aren’t exactly many courses on the subject. Not until… Read more »

A New ‘Star Trek’ May Be Coming To TV In The Near Future

Though no official announcement has been ade, CBS is reportedly interested in seeing Bryan Singer develop a new show.

Reports indicate that CBS may be working towards bringing a new Star Trek series to TV, marking the return of the iconic sci-fi franchise that largely folded after the 2005 finale of Star Trek: Enterprise. When the last Star Trek series went off the air, several concepts were pitched for a continuation of the franchise,… Read more »

‘Star Trek’ Needs Saving, But This Isn’t The Answer

'Star Trek' Needs Saving, But Not Like This

The Star Trek fan base is living in fear. Fear that their 50th anniversary celebration next year will be marred by a third film in the reboot series that sort of seems all over the place right now, and that won’t be able to get an intelligent script together before it starts filming next month…. Read more »

‘Star Trek’ In Memoriam: Saying Goodbye To The Original Crew

'Star Trek' In Memoriam Of Doohan, Kelley

Star Trek has seen better days. Many who had followed Leonard Nimoy’s battle with COPD on Twitter expected the worst when it was announced a few days ago that he’d been hospitalized with chest pains. On Friday, the world said goodbye to Mr. Spock for good, and from the sheer mountain of tweets, posts, blogs,… Read more »

William Shatner On Leonard Nimoy: ‘I Loved Him Like A Brother’

William Shatner talks about Leonard Nimoy

William Shatner has opened up about the death of Leonard Nimoy in one of the most heartwarming ways possible. With a short and simple yet profound and powerful quote, the man known as the original Captain James T. Kirk explained the close bond that he and Leonard Nimoy shared over the years. “I loved him… Read more »

George Takei, Mr. Sulu, Honors Leonard Nimoy In Moving Facebook Post

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George Takei is in mourning along with millions of other Star Trek fans across the globe. When news of Leonard Nimoy’s passing began circulating around the Internet Friday morning, beyond expressing grief at the death of Mr. Spock — this time for good — most people wanted to know what his two most social networking-active… Read more »

What Is #LLAP, Other Than The Saddest Hashtag Ever?

#LLAP, Or Live Long And Prosper

#LLAP is something you’re probably seeing a lot of today if you’ve logged on to Twitter in the last few hours. While the people who are sharing this now-trending hashtag know what’s up, you may be racking your brain trying to figure out what it could mean. Well, other than being, on this day, one… Read more »

Leonard Nimoy, Spock Of ‘Star Trek’ Dead At 83 [Breaking]

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Our beloved Spock is gone. Leonard Nimoy, who portrayed Spock in the first Star Trek television series and on the silver screen in motion pictures, is dead at 83, and Trekkies across the globe are crying. Leonard Nimoy won over science fiction fans and television viewers fans alike as Mr. Spock in Star Trek. Nimoy… Read more »