STAR TREK BEAMS INTO NEW YORK COMIC CON WITH NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN COSTUMES AND EXCLUSIVE MERCHANDISE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
STAR TREK BEAMS INTO NEW YORK COMIC CON WITH NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN
COSTUMES AND EXCLUSIVE MERCHANDISE
Star Trek Takes over NYCC with the Official Star Trek Shop by Reedpop Featuring Never-
Before-Seen Costumes from Star Trek: Picard and Star Trek: Discovery, Exclusive
Products and Must-See Panels
NEW YORK – October 2, 2019 – CBS Consumer Products and the Star Trek franchise will have a major presence at New York Comic Con with never-before-seen costumes, exclusive products and exciting panels that fans will not want to miss.
The official Star Trek Shop by Reedpop at booth #166 will be the only destination to catch a first look at never-seen-before costumes from Star Trek: Picard and Star Trek: Discovery. The costumes will include pieces worn by Star Trek: Picard characters Dahj, Seven of Nine, and Admiral Jean-Luc Picard himself, as well as new costumes for Commander Michael Burnham and Cleveland “Book” Booker that will be seen in the upcoming 3rd season of Star Trek: Discovery. The Star Trek Shop by Reedpop will be the ultimate destination for fans to purchase their exclusive Star Trek merchandise.
CBS All Access and the Star Trek Universe are back and looking for Starfleet recruits to step aboard their state-of-the-art recruitment ship, inspired by the U.S.S. Discovery at Crystal Palace. Flying straight from New York City to distant lands, fans will be able to travel through an immersive Transporter experience and be invited to interact with the Star Trek Universe properties first-hand. Appointment slots will be available for fans to participate.
On Saturday, October 5th from 1:00-2:30pm, CBS All Access invites fans to join Sonequa Martin-Green, cast and producers of its hit Star Trek series Star Trek: Discovery and Sir Patrick Stewart, cast and producers from the highly anticipated Star Trek: Picard at the Hulu Theater in Madison Square Garden.
Other must see Star Trek products and panels at NYCC include:
“Eaglemoss Hero Collector Presents: Starships & More!” Panel (Room 1B03)
On Thursday, October 3 from 11am-12pm, fans can attend the official Hero Collector panel, which will include special guests and news about upcoming plans.
Eaglemoss Hero Collector (Booth #737)
Eaglemoss Hero Collector is offering an exclusive, limited-edition variant of IDW’s Star Trek: Year Five #6 comic book with a brand-new photo cover depicting the iconic XL Edition model of the fabled U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 shot by renowned starship photographer Nils Walter Khan. They will also be showcasing the U.S.S. Defiant NCC-74205 ship replica.
Eaglemoss will also be hosting an in-booth signing directly following Thursday’s panel and a second signing will take place Friday, October 4th with Nils Walter Khan and Star Trek: Year Five writer Jody Houser.
Also on October 4th, Todd Cherniawksy and Ben Robinson will be signing copies Star Trek: Designing Starships Volume 4: Discovery and the new Star Trek: The U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 Illustrated Handbook, at 33 East 17th Street in Union Square at 7:00pm.
Fascinations (Booth #1879)
Fascinations will feature an assortment of metal modeling kits such as U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701, U.S.S. Enterprise 1701-D, Klingon Vor’cha and Klingon Bird-of-Prey.
Good Smile Connect – For Fans by Fans (Booth #428)
Good Smile Connect will feature an assortment of t-shirts designed by Star Trek fans.
Hero Within (Booth #1669)
Hero Within is exclusively offering pre-orders for the Star Trek: Picard Adventurer Fleece Jacket.
IDW Publishing (Booth #1844)
IDW Publishing is offering NYCC exclusive variants for titles including Star Trek TNG: Mission Continues, Star Trek vs Transformers, and Star Trek: Year Five #1, along with a Star Trek TNG: Through the Mirror #1-5 NYCC bundle pack.
Insight Editions / Weldon Owen (Booth #1945)
Insight Editions is featuring the Star Trek: The Official Guide to the Animated Series book and an exclusive Kirk Fu poster giveaway.
Redbubble (Booth #144)
Redbubble is showcasing an assortment of exclusive fan-created tees.
Simon & Schuster (Booth #1128)
Throughout the weekend, Simon & Schuster will be offering limited-edition Star Trek mystery boxes containing Star Trek: The Motion Picture, Star Trek: Discovery - The Enterprise War, and a poster of Star Trek The Motion Picture cover art for $16. The poster will also be offered as a free gift with the purchase of select Star Trek titles.
On Friday, October 4th at 2:30pm, David Mack will be signing copies of his Star Trek Destiny novels at Table AA01 in Hall 1A.
On Saturday, October 5th at 3:00pm, Kirsten Beyer will be signing copies of Star Trek Voyager: Architects of Infinity at the Simon & Schuster booth.
Titan (Booth #2142)
Titan Publishing will be offering Star Trek vinyl figures such as Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 Michael Burnham, The Original Series: Season One: The "Where No Man Has Gone Before" Collection and The Next Generation: The "Make It So" Collection. Titan Publishing will also be featuring an assortment of Star Trek magazines.
Volante (Booth #1564)
Volante will showcase its superhuman streetwear designs inspired by the universe of Starfleet, including jackets and vests.
About CBS Consumer Products
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