It’s TMNT Week at The Daytime Ninja! I’m not privy to what goodies are planned for this week, but Gavin graciously led off with my guest “retroview” of the classic TMNT / Star Trek Mash-up First Officer Donatello! Check out my review for a cool piece of Turtle history & keep an eye on DTN this week!
That’s right, another Galaxy Quest article. While at a comic book convention over the weekend, I stumbled across this great model of the NSEA Protector. I knew this scaled replica existed, but I’d not seen one in person until now. With the decent price tag it was sporting, I found it impossible not to pick up.
I have to say that I was really excited for Toy Fair 2010. While I do look forward to the unveiling of the thousands of dollars of stuff that Mattel is going to have me buying this year, they aren’t the reason I was excited. I was rather enthusiastic over what Playmates was going to show us. Why Playmates you ask? Well, because Playmates has the Star Trek license.
Some of the bigger news popping up from the 2009 Dallas Toy Fair, you know, the one not meant for us to see, is the announcement that Playmates is going to continue and expand the Star Trek license. For those who hadn’t seen the news yet, here is the press release: