close

The latest sci-fi art book from Titan Book should resonate with Trekkies, at least those who first found their love for the franchise while watching the original TV show. Star Trek: Lost Scenes features 270 pages of digitally restored imagery from the show, as well as parts of scripts from deleted scenes, and a series of blooper shots from the show’s production. In addition to the imagery, there are plenty of anecdotes describing them and what went down on a particular shoot for the show.

The book is very insightful in regards to the Star Trek TV show’s production, and covers three main aspects of it. These are a behind-the-scenes section, a deleted scenes section, and finally the bloopers section. The first section was my personal favorite, because it showed how the show’s special effects were created using a mix of models, miniatures, and blue screens. I think super fans will probably enjoy the deleted scenes section the most, because it offers up scripts and imagery for every deleted scene, which I would think would be eye opening for die hards of the series.

You can check out the book below via the embedded video review.

Review Summary

Readability - 8.5
Presentation - 9
Price - 9
Entertainment Value - 8.5

8.8

BUY

If you're a Trekkie, and have a soft spot for the original TV series, then this book is just what Bones ordered.

Buy from Amazon

 

“Making you a better geek, one post at a time!”

Tags : Star TrekTitan Books
Matt Heywood

The author Matt Heywood

Matt Heywood is the founder and EIC of EntertainmentBuddha.com where he strives to make you a better geek, one post at a time! When he’s not scouring the Internet for interesting nuggets of awesomeness he can be found in his secret lair enjoying the latest and greatest video games, taking pictures of toys, or talking Star Wars on EB’s Star Wars Time podcast show.