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Acer Aspire R7 Star Trek Into Darkness Laptop

fact: the Acer Aspire R7 is dangerously at the edge of being outdated barely a few months out. truth: we don’t really care cos’ the Acer Aspire R7 Star Trek Into Darkness Laptop looks freaking awesome. only 25 of the latter was rolled out, non-publicly, by the Taiwanese computer maker and now, one lucky person in the world will get to own one when it goes under the gavel from June 14, for a ten-day period, on eBay. that said, price will be depending on the auction’s outcome which we anticipate to be super hot, but whatever the amount comes to, all net proceeds from this The Only One auction will go to charity. setting this ultra limited edition laptop from the ‘regular’ R7 is all but one feature: a stainless steel Star Trek logo with sandblast finish and polished surface. in case that lone iconic logo doesn’t quite entice you, the Into Darkness edition also comes with a Star Trek logo-adorned R7 protective sleeve, a Star Trek Into Darkness film poster signed by the film cast, and special Star Trek Into Darkness digital contents such as wallpapers, videos, soundtrack and video game. if those goodies still fail to appeal to the trekkie (or trekker) in you, perhaps a unique Star Trek Into Darkness product package (as pictured), accompanied by a Limited Edition Certificate of Authenticity issued by Acer and Paramount Pictures will. Continue reading Acer Aspire R7 Star Trek Into Darkness Laptop

Officially Licensed Kre-O Star Trek Starship Enterprise

Kre-O, a direct competition to LEGO, may not have as rich of a history as the near century old Danish toy company but it sure knows how to grab licenses (thanks in part to its parent company Hasbro) to draw attentions from children and grown ups alike. perhaps their brick-based G.I Joe and Transformer toys won’t appeal to adult folks but we are pretty sure the Officially Licensed Kre-O Star Trek Starship Enterprise, based on the upcoming Star Trek: Into Darkness movie, would. this 432-piece set measures nearly half a meter long (18 inches) and features a pop-off roof that reveals the Enterprise’s bridge and thruster engines with functional flaps. Continue reading Officially Licensed Kre-O Star Trek Starship Enterprise

Star Trek Inflatable Captain’s Chair

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(photos: ThinkGeek) Star Trek Inflatable Captain’s Chair | US$24.99 | www.thinkgeek.com

more than four decades on, Star Trek remains the favorite among sci-fi geeks. if you happens to be one of the faithful Trekkies, then you probably want to pass on this Trek-culture to your kids and you can start by acquiring the Star Trek Inflatable Captain’s Chair. so why not a full-size replica, you ask? cos’ inflatable makes it mobile (no, it don’t have wheels but it is super lightweight) and adorable, plus it won’t break your bank. that’s why. designed for kids age 3 and up to small adults not more than 120 pounds (54 kg), the chair features various buttons and lights printed on the arms for imagination play. Continue reading Star Trek Inflatable Captain’s Chair

Star Trek Starfleet iPhone 4 cases for iPhone-toting Trekkies

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(photos: ThinkGeek) Star Trek Starfleet iPhone 4 Cases | US$14.99 | www.thinkgeek.com

Star Wars may have captured the heart of many, but the goggle box sci-fi series Star Trek is also massively popular, even till today which might explained why these Star Trek Starfleet iPhone 4 Cases exist. there’s nothing much to detail beyond the fact that there are four versions to choose from: Command (in yellow), Science (in blue), Engineering (in red) and mirror universe (well, it is actually chrome finish) and each has the magical touch of microsparkles. don’t know what i mean? hit past the jump for a close-up look. finally, iPhone-toting Trekkies will have a wee bit of Star Trek on their iPhone even though their iDevices are not actually from the TV show set. you know, sometimes reality hits your pretty hard. doesn’t it? the Star Trek Starfleet iPhone 4 Cases cost a modest $14.99 a pop. Continue reading Star Trek Starfleet iPhone 4 cases for iPhone-toting Trekkies

Star Trek Original Series Captain’s Chair Replica

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Star Trek Original Series Captain’s Chair Replica | US$5,499.95 | www.roddenberry.com

any die-hard Star Trek fans would love a piece of the cult TV series, so how about a start by getting a piece of Captain James Tiberus Kirk’s bridge chair? a replica, that is. the Star Trek Original Series Captain’s Chair Replica is handcrafted to perfection by Steve Horch of HMS Creative Productions. it is no coincidence that Steve Horch is also the man who created the original replica for use on later TV series. however, various improvements were made over the original. such as the use of LEDs for the control panel light up, instead of incandescent lights and of course, better materials. the chair is constructed from combination of hard woods with formica finish, while the center seat is of plywood coupled with solid laminated walnut arms which are faithful to the originals. Continue reading Star Trek Original Series Captain’s Chair Replica