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    Thursday July 11, 2013
  • VIDEO: Yasutaka Nakata & J.J. Abrams Co-produce Song for "Star Trek: Into Darkness"

    Slated for the August 23 release in Japan

    A 1 minute 57 seconds music video for the Japanese version of "Into Darkness," the insert song for the upcoming Sci-Fi film Star Trek: Into Darkness was officially posted today. The song is co-produced by the director of the film J.J. Abrams and a Japanese music producer Yasutaka Nakata. Check the cool clip after the jump.

  • Monday April 29, 2013
  • FEATURE: "Star Trek" Review

    Boldly going straight to the bargain bin

    Even with its almost fifty-year history, Star Trek has never been particularly lucky when it comes to video games. Is the new third-person co-op shooter by Digital Extremes an exciting and worthwhile new Star Trek adventure, or does this game sink to the abysmal lows of Star Trek V--the one where Kirk fights God? Beam past the jump to find out!

  • Sunday March 31, 2013
  • VIDEO: "Star Trek" Game Ad Gives a Shout Out to Original TV Series

    Game release precedes the new movie on April 23

    The upcoming Star Trek video game features Kirk and Spock battling against the Gorn, so it's appropriate that a new advertisement serves as a shout out to the original '60s TV series. William Shatner is in on the fun as he tackles the Namco Bandai published game alongside the classic depiction of the Gorn. Check it out after the jump.

  • Wednesday February 6, 2013
  • J.J. Abrams and Gabe Newell Announce either Half-Life or Portal Movie

    Film project in talks phase, but Abrams calls the project “Very real”

    What could make J.J. Abrams more powerful than helming both Star Trek and Star Wars? How about making movies based off Valve’s hit games, Half-Life and Portal? Check out the details after the jump. 

  • Friday January 25, 2013
  • "Star Trek" Director May Be in Line to Direct "Star Wars"

    J.J. Abrams may get the nod for "Star Wars: Episode VII," slated for 2015

    Star Wars news seems to be a bit of a game of whack a mole. Rumors randomly crop up, only to be denied rapidly. However, the latest is apparently surviving the impulse to whack. According to The Wrap, Argo's  Ben Affleck was under consideration to direct Disney's Star Wars: Episode VII, but J.J. Abrams (Star Trek, Mission Impossible, Lost, Alias) is on the way to getting the nod. More after the jump.

  • Friday January 4, 2013
  • J.J. Abrams Grants Dying Wish to "Star Trek" Fan

    Terminal cancer patient received private screening for incomplete "Star Trek Into Darkness"

    J.J. Abrams is known for his secrecy in the projects he works on, but he lifted the curtain to give a terminally ill fan an early screening of Star Trek Into Darkness! Hit the jump to read more on this awesome act of kindness!

  • Wednesday December 26, 2012
  • Why Did J.J. Abrams Pass on "Star Wars: Episode VII?"

    Current "Star Trek" director would rather enjoy the final product than have a hand in its creation

    J.J. Abrams has been able to reboot the Star Trek franchise, but why did he turn down a chance to work on the upcoming Star Wars: Episode VII? Read on to find out why the Lost and Alias creator passed on the new installment!

  • Monday December 17, 2012
  • VIDEO: Latest "Star Trek Into Darkness" Trailer

    J. J. Abrams' second voyage with Kirk and company is slated to hit May 17, 2013

    Following the recent announce trailer, following the preview that ran ahead of the ahead of The Hobbit, Paramount has posted a new trailer for Star Trek Into Darkness. J. J. Abrams' second voyage with Kirk and company is slated to hit May 17, 2013. More after the jump.

  • Thursday December 6, 2012
  • VIDEO: First "Star Trek Into Darkness" Teaser Trailer

    Get a first look at the epic sequel to the 2009 franchise revival

    With Star Trek back in the public eye, it's only natural that a trailer for the latest movie would generate some buzz. Set phasers to stun and zap the jump to check out the teaser trailer for J.J. Abrams' upcoming Star Trek Into Darkness!

  • Monday December 3, 2012
  • "Star Trek Into Darkness" Teaser Poster Revealed!

    Check out the teaser one-sheet for the sequel to 2009's "Trek" reboot

    Captain Kirk and Mr. Spock team up to battle Sherlock's Benedict Cumberbatch in the upcoming Star Trek Into Darkness! Beam past the jump to check out the first teaser poster for the sequel to the slick 2009 Star Trek reboot!

  • Thursday April 19, 2012
  • PS3/360 "Star Trek" Boldly Goes Where No Co-Op Game has Gone Before

    Digital Extremes brings Kirk and Spock to consoles with a perfect combo of brains and brawn

    For the most part, Star Trek has never been particularly strong on the video game front. Digital Extremes' new PS3 and 360 co-op action game looks to change that, though--hit the jump for details on how Star Trek changes up the usual co-op experience!

  • Monday January 9, 2012
  • J.J. Abrams on "Star Trek" Sequel, 3D, and Benedict Cumberbatch

    Star of BBC's "Sherlock" series joins Abram's next "Trek"--now in 3D

    The sequel to J.J. Abram's Star Trek reboot has entered production, and the Alias and Lost creator had quite a bit to say about the upcoming film. Beam past the jump to see what Abrams has to say about new cast member Benedict Cumberbatch, original series cast members, and the film being released in 3D!

  • Monday December 12, 2011
  • VIDEO: George Takei Brokers Star Wars/Star Trek Peace

    Sulu Attempts to Navigate Star Accord

    After Decades of fan debate, Captain Kirk's William Shatner and Princess Leia's Carrie Fisher have gotten off the sidelines to argue Star Trek versus Star Wars, and insult each other. This proved to be a call to action for George Takei, Star Trek's Hikaru Sulu and voice of Star Wars: The Clone Wars' Lok Durd. Watch him broker Star peace after the jump.

  • Tuesday December 6, 2011
  • Benicio Del Toro Passes on "Star Trek" Sequel

    Not Boldly Going Where No Wolfman Has Gone Before

    Almost exactly a month ago, Variety reported that Benicio Del Toro (The Usual Suspects, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Sin City) was about to be offered the villain role in J.J. Abrams' second Star Trek. Well, it seems like Del Toro was indeed offered the part, and he turned it down. More after the jump.

  • Monday December 5, 2011
  • VIDEO: Star Trek Actor George Takei Criticizes Live-Action Akira Film

    "Why spend so much money on buying the rights of the film if they are just going to change everything?"

    As far back as last April, George Takei, best known for playing Star Trek's Sulu, has been critical of the casting of non-Asian leads to the live action Akira remake. Later revisions haven't made him any happier. See what he had to say after the jump.