Attention all Trekkies (myself included!): Star Trek: The Original Series – Origins is coming to Blu-ray on September 10, 2013 and it is a must-have for fans.
In case you are unfamiliar, this collection gives viewers the backstory on how certain specific characters were brought into the series.
Gene Rodenberry’s son, Rod, introduces the set which stars William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley, James Doohan, Nichelle Nichols, George Takei, Walter Koenig and Ricardo Montalban.
With a suggested retail price of just $26.99, it’s an affordable addition to your collection!
The material spans 4 hours and 25 minutes and includes the episodes:
- The Cage – This original pilot episode of the epic series introduces fans to the iconic characters Captain Pike and Spock.
- Where No Man Has Gone Before – The second pilot episode in which Captain James T. Kirk is first seen at the helm of the Enterprise.
- Space Seed – Witness the debut of the unforgettable super villain, Khan.
- Errand of Mercy – This thrilling episode introduces the legendary alien race, the Klingons.
- The Trouble with Tribbles – This fan-favorite episode includes the arrival of the cute, but catastrophic, creatures.
- English 7.1 DTS-HD Master Audio
- English Original Mono, French Mono, German Mono and Japanese Mono
- English SDH, French, German and Japanese Subtitles
This collection will probably do very well. After all, what fan wouldn’t want to see The Trouble with Tribbles again?