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Star Trek Ship Toys - From The Vault

Hello Dwellers and Welcome To The Basement....

This is turning into a bit of a Star Trek week, granted the 50th Anniversary of the franchise is on September 8th... and so it's kind of perfect timing... even if I thought it was later in the month, but hey it's all good. Anyway, on this week's edition of 'From The Vault' I'm looking at three Star Trek ship toys from the mid 1990s.... and they include whats left of the Shuttlecraft Goddard, a barley working Klingon Cruiser, and a fully functional Runabout Orinoco.

The Klingon Attack Cruiser
Released 1993
Requires 3 Double A Batteries
Lights Up and Has Four Sounds

Current Status:
The Warp Nacels still Light Up
Only 1 of the four sounds still works
Battering casting Cover Missing

Runnabout Orionoco
Released 1994
Requires 3 Double A Batteries 
Lights Up and Has Two Sounds
Sits two action figures
Has wheels to roll on floor

Current Status
Sounds and lights still work! 
Battering Casing underneath, pain in butt to open

Shuttlecraft Godd…

Return To Babel - Lets Play Star Trek Online

Hello Dwellers and Welcome to The Basement...

Our journey through the 23rd Century continues... as the ship is sent to Coridian, where several UFP official have been taken hostage.... but it turns out that this is not supposed to happen... and it's time for Hunter... aka Daniels... to tells us what's going on.... in fact he tells us he's going to tell us the low down... but doesn't do so until we reach Babel, the destination of the USS Enterprise in the original series episode... 'Journey To Babel'

Turns out, someone from the future is tampering with the peace conference, and so we are heading back in time ourselves... to the Enterprise and events during that classic episode. I'm not kidding, we basically get to experience the episode, from visiting the mess hall where Sarek and Gav have their argument, to seeing how Gav is murdered and stuffed upside down in a jefferies tube... to even saving the life of Captain Kirk... and being responsible to what happe…