Wednesday, February 3, 2010

Star Trek Online cosplay event announced

Star Trek Online distributor Namco Bandai Partners is calling on fans of the franchise to assemble for a new world record for the 'largest gathering of people dressed as Star Trek characters'.

The event will take place on February 14th at 1.00pm on London's Millennium Bridge to help celebrate the arrival PC MMO Star Trek Online.

Star Trek fans are invited to attend dressed as anything Star Trek related (the press release says 'from an Andorian Ensign to a Zakdorn strategist').

Adjudicators from Guinness World Records will be present to log the record attempt and ensure that everyone present is dressed in full Star Trek attire.

The best dressed fans on the day will win exclusive Star Trek Online prizes including lifetime subscriptions worth over £150 and recently released digital version of the Star Trek movie.

"This should be an absolutely fantastic fun filled day and definitely one all fans of Star Trek should get involved in," said Lee Kirton, head of UK PR for Namco Bandai Partners. "This is the chance to become part of history with a 'World Record' for the largest group of dressed up Star Trek characters in one place. Namco Bandai will also have a bunch of fantastic prizes up for grabs on the day for the best dressed 'Trekkers' and some prizes for just being part of the day should make it a trip worthwhile."

For more information regarding the record attempt, visit and