McFarlane Toys has announced they are creating a Star Trek: Discovery toy line set to debut in Spring of 2018.
In addition to the Discovery toys, McFarlane will release figures spanning the entire Star Trek franchise.
The first toys released will be articulated seven-inch Captain Kirk and Picard figures from their respective TV shows, complete with window box collector packaging and iconic accessories, such as phasers and communicators. Discovery merchandise will soon follow.
“Star Trek is hands down one of the most groundbreaking and innovative franchises in the history of entertainment,” said Todd McFarlane, Owner and CEO of McFarlane Toys, in a press release. “We plan on carrying that forward with our upcoming toy lines, giving fans a fresh and detailed look, that their favorite characters deserve.”
These toys will sell for $20 each at major retailers worldwide.
Stay tuned to TrekNews.net for more information about this upcoming toy line as it is revealed.
The cast of Star Trek: Discovery includes Michelle Yeoh (Captain Philippa Georgiou) Sonequa Martin-Green (First Officer Michael Burnham), Jason Isaacs (Captain Lorca), Chris Obi (T’Kuvma), Doug Jones (Lt. Saru), James Frain (Sarek), and Shazad Latif (Kol), Anthony Rapp (Lt. Stamets), Sam Vartholomeos (Ensign Connor), Mary Wiseman (Cadet Tilly), and Mary Chieffo (L’Rell) and Rainn Wilson (Harry Mudd).
Gretchen Berg, Aaron Harberts, Rod Roddenberry, Trevor Roth, Heather Kadin and Alex Kurtzman are executive producers on the series, while Nicholas Meyer, Kirsten Beyer and Ted Sullivan are serving as a writers and consulting producers.
Kyle Hadyniak has been a lifelong Star Trek fan, and isn’t ashamed to admit that Star Trek V: The Final Frontier is his favorite Star Trek movie. When he isn’t reviewing Discovery episodes, he is pouring through Star Trek novels, most recently the Titan series and the Shatnerverse.
You can follow Kyle on Twitter @khady93.