If you have a Starfleet captain or lieutenant in your life, then you know what would get them psyched – a unique space gift that speaks to their love and borderline obsession with the perennial space exploration franchise. We dug into the Star Trek swag bag and discovered some of the coolest Star Trek items around.
The Best Star Trek Gifts Reviewed
The Star Trek universe is comprised of several TV series and starships. Star Trek: Discovery is the latest of each, and a division of its crew wears a uniquely designed badge simply known as the “Black Badge.”
An exact replica of the Black Badges worn on the show, the show’s prop master signed off on this badge himself, so needless to say, it looks like the real deal. With a strong magnetic clasp as well, it’s a great gift any modern-day Trekkie can wear to discover the mysteries of beyond.
Highly detailed and featuring an awesome retro color scheme taken straight from The Next Generation, the U.S.S. Enterprise-D Galaxy Class Starship LCARS Poster belongs on the wall of any Trekkie home, or at least in the Man Cave.
The central computer display features the starship itself as well as key LCARS system displays like Computer Core, Navigation, and Warp. It also vividly displays sensors, science stations, and shuttles. The delicate, art-quality print comes rolled up in a plastic sleeve inside of a sturdy mailing tube. Frame not included.
Star Trek fans will absolutely love this unique mini collectible communicator. A near perfect resemblance to the handheld communicators used the by the Starfleet crew, it as buttons for both light and sound, making it an emergency signaling and voice communication device for the inner Starfleet member in us all.
In addition to the communicator replica, the kit also comes with a 48-page full-color book detailing the history of communicators. In other words, it’s one of the perfect Star Trek gifts.
Whether it’s for Halloween, a work costume day, or some fun at-home Star Trek role playing, this Star Trek: The Next Generation Uniform T-Shirt is a must-have item for any Star Trek fanatic. The officially licensed uniform t-shirt is thin, comfortable, and looks like the real thing. It even fits snug just like the uniforms on the show.
Since it does fit snug, the sizes go up to 4XL, so even the burliest of Star Trek lovers can have some fun too. Available in Science Blue, Commander Red, and Engineer Yellow, this shirt allows the Star Fleet to live on in all of its colorful, universe travelling glory.
Connect with the fandom and let your devotion to Star Trek be known by the world! This graphic shirt features a detailed screenprint design. The design is like a blueprint of the USS. Enterprise. Look closely, and you’ll see a cross-section of the famed sci-fi ship. Enjoy views of the ship from multiple angles against a faux blueprint grid.
The design is only on the front of the shirt. The rest is plain gray. Overall, the shirt is pretty comfortable. It has light stretch and is made of smooth fabric to avoid any uncomfortable chaffing!
- Detailed artwork
- Available in numerous sizes
Check out this unique collector’s piece! The Lights-and-Sound Communicator is a small replica of the device used in the Star Trek series. It’s the iconic communication device used by the Starfleet.
While the replica doesn’t have any communication functions, it does have some cool toy features. Flashing lights put on a display while unique sounds play on the built-in speaker system.
The toy also comes with a 48-page book. It’s a coffee table book that details the history of the Communicator. There’s some great information and rare photos to enjoy.
- Miniature replica
- Non-functioning toy
- Comes with a 48-page book
- Flashing lights
- Produces sound
We were a bit unsure about this product. But after seeing it in action, we’re sold! The Star Trek communicator badge is just like the one you see in the Star Trek show. It even works the same!
The small device clips onto your garment with a strong magnet. Then, it connects to Bluetooth so that you can make and receive calls. A discrete speaker and microphone array pick up the sound of your voice clearly. It’s a fun way to take hands-free calls while repping your Star Trek fandom.
- Wireless Bluetooth connectivity
- Magnetic back
- Built-in speaker and mic
- Up to two hours of runtime
Another great gift for Star Trek fans, this mug offers an elegant spin on licensed drinkware. There’s no denying what show this mug is meant to celebrate. But instead of busy graphics and over-the-top designs, the makers went with something cleaner.
It’s a sleek mug made of pure white ceramic. Sitting on top of the white base is a gray version of the Starfleet Insignia. It’s a professional-looking mug that you can take to an office setting. Unless you have other Star Trek fans around you, your colleagues will be none-the-wiser!
- Holds about 14 ounces of liquid
- Microwave and dishwasher safe
You have a birthday card, get well card, thank you card, or any other type of card to send to a friend. What would go great with it?
Well, if he or she is a Star Trek fan, then place one of these nifty Star Trek Captain’s Log Mini Notebook’s inside the card or envelope too. The handy logbook is filled with inspirational quotes and charts, and it has a ton of room to jot down observations during their five-year mission.
Okay, so mini Star Trek-inspired notebooks are cool, but if you’re a believer in the go big or go home mentality, this Star Trek U.S.S. Enterprise Replica Bluetooth Speaker is sure to be a huge hit. The 12-inch long scaled replica looks just like the real thing, making it a fine addition to anyone’s Star Trek collection.
However, it’s what’s under the hood that counts. With a wireless Bluetooth 4.2 speaker, white noise emulator, LED night light, and a bunch of other LEDs that bring the starship to life in the dark, it’s one of our favorite Star Trek gifts out there today.
The Star Trek TOS Rock Mood Light Type-1 Phaser is a faithful reproduction of Sulu’s experience on Alfa 177, where the helmsman heated a rock with his phaser to survive the planet’s freezing conditions. With this nifty Star Trek gift, fans of the show can fire an extremely accurate replica of the Type-1 Phaser at the included rock and watch it glow red just like the original.
There’s also a complete spectrum of atmospheric settings to provide a relaxing ambient glow in any number of other colors. After 30 minutes, the colors begin to fade, making it perfect for bedtime.
Here are some Star Trek accessories you can wear anywhere without anyone noticing! The licensed socks function like any other socks. You can wear them with dress clothes, casual attire, or around the house. Whatever you do, you’ll rock some iconic Star Trek designs.
Every pair of this pack features a distinct style. They’re modeled after the uniforms your favorite characters wear. You have a few different colors as well as striped designs. Plus, each one is sporting the signature Starfleet Command logo in all of its sci-fi glory!
- Pack of five
- Polyester, nylon, and spandex
- Machine washable
- Crew-style socks
“Beam me up Scotty.” When you add hot water, coffee, tea, chocolate, or any hot liquid to this heat-changing mug, Captain Kirk, Mr. Spock, Dr. McCoy, and Lieutenant Uhura will magically disappear from the Transporter Room on one side and re-appear to explore the planetary surface on the other.
The process takes about 15 seconds, and it’s just plain fun! If that weren’t enough, the image of the characters also doubles as a level and temperature gauge. The crewmembers begin transporting back to the ship as the coffee is sipped or starts getting cold. Pretty cool, right?
Know someone who loves both cats and Star Trek? If so, this book is the perfect gift! It’s a quirky little coffee table book that’ll bring laughs! The story is a parody of the iconic sci-fi show. You have all the same environments and characters. However, a strange feline is underfoot!
The book is filled with humorous illustrations of cats in the Star Trek world. There’s not much in the way of story or narrative. But with such a strange concept, you don’t need a story to appreciate what this book has to offer!
- Available in digital and hardcover formats
- 64 pages
- Colorful illustration
- Quirky concept and storyline
Made for those loyal to the U.S.S. Enterprise rather than Khan’s Klingon army, this Star Trek: The Next Generation Monopoly board game boldly goes where no other game has gone before. Only the corner squares – Go to Jail, Jail, Go, and Free Parking – remain. Everything else is changed to excite the inner-Star Trek fan in anyone.
The Boardwalk and Park Place squares have been replaced with pictures of Data and Borg, the players are members of the U.S.S. Enterprise crew, and gold-pressed Latinum bars are used instead of cash. Instead of buying real estate on Earth, players use their Latinum bars to align with alien species. It’s a great new twist on a gaming classic.
Even Captain Picard likes to enjoy a nice cold beer from time to time. Formed in the shape of the NCC-1701 U.S.S. Enterprise, this incredibly unique bottle opener hits the mark in both function and form.
The officially licensed bottle opener stands five inches long, making it the perfect size to watch some classic Star Trek shows in true Trekkie-style. These make one of the best Star Trek gifts for the beer loving fan.
Whether you’re shopping for yourself or a hardcore Star Trek fanatic, this mug makes the perfect gift! It’s a simple ceramic mug that can hold about 14 ounces of liquid. The thick material is ideal for coffee. However, it’ll handle cooler drinks, too.
Covering the plain ceramic is licensed artwork of ships from the Star Trek franchise. The ships cover the entire vessel and sit atop a starry backdrop. The printed finish is baked-in, so you don’t have to worry about microwave or dishwasher damage.
- Holds about 14 ounces of liquid
- Licensed artwork
- Comes in a printed gift box
- Dishwasher and microwave safe
This Klingon Bird Of Prey Book and 3D Wood Model Figure Kit by IncrediBuilds combines the best of both worlds: learning and interactive fun. In addition to a colorful 32-page book loaded with in-depth information about the Klingon Bird Of Prey and the role it plays in the Star Trek universe, it also comes with a customizable and collectible DIY wooden 3D model kit.
When all 55 pieces are put together, it looks exactly like a scaled down version of the Bird-Of-Prey. It can be left naked in its natural wood form to create a rustic replica of the real thing, or it can be painted any which way to form a custom, one-of-a-kind creation. Best of all, there’s no tools or glue needed.
Live long and prosper in the kitchen with this themed pizza cutter! The handle features a detailed model of the USS. Enterprise, the iconic spacecraft from the long-running series. It’s surprisingly detailed. However, it offers just enough grip to provide a comfortable pizza-cutting experience.
Speaking of which, the cutter is very handy. The rounded blade is stainless steel. It’s strong enough to cut through thick crusts and cheesy topping without missing a beat! The rest of the cutter is molded out of zinc alloy. A polished chromium plating on top provides a smooth and attractive finish.
- Stainless steel blade
- Zinc alloy with chromium plating
- Molded handle
- Hand wash only
Featuring the iconic Mr. Spock and his famous phrase, this 100 percent authentic, officially licensed t-shirt oozes intergalactic fun. More than just fun, the shirt is well-made too. Not only is it preshrunk, so it can be thrown in the dryer without worry, but it also features double-stitching to provide years of laughs and smiles.
Two awesome die-cut stickers are included with the shirt as well. There’s a Starfleet Delta Shield sticker and one of the legendary Mr. Spock himself. Live long & prosper!
Whether they’re die-hard Mr. Spock fans or simply love crazy socks, you can’t go wrong these Star Trek Spock with Ears Crew Socks. The fun knit socks feature the original Spock. Yep, Mr. Leonard Nimoy himself.
However, they don’t stop there. The real showstopper with these socks are the little Vulcan ears that are attached and poke out to make a comedic statement. They may be tacky and absent of taste, but who cares? When it comes to silly Star Trek fun, these zany socks are tough to beat.
The ultimate gift for die-hard Star Trek fans, this impressive book chronicles the history of every Starfleet starship featured on the Star Trek TV shows and films. That’s right; the in-depth reference book profiles 250+ years of Starfleet ships. It even includes each of the ships in the new Star Trek: Discovery series!
The operational history and technical overview of each ship is detailed, and CG artwork is used to lavishly illustrate the appearance of each. It even includes the original VFX models used for the TV show. If there’s a Star Trek geek in your life, this is a must-have gift to add to their memorabilia collection and stoke their eternal love of the franchise.
Christmas + Star Trek = a magical good time for Star Trek fans. Whoever wears this Star Trek: The Next Generation Make It Snow Christmas Sweatshirt can showcase their Christmas spirit while becoming a part of Star Trek’s legacy and boldly going where few have gone before with Captain Picard, Data, Worf, and the rest of the Enterprise crew.
The cotton/poly sweatshirt is officially licensed and available in several colors to appeal to any Trekkie during this special time of year. This sweatshirt makes one of the best holiday Star Trek gifts you can give.
Rounding out the list is the awesomely fun and immersive KRE-O Star Trek U.S.S. Vengeance Construction Set from Hasbro. With it, Star Trek fans can create their very own Star Trek adventures, Kreon style.
The 326-piece set allows users to construct a working replica of the U.S.S. Vengeance spaceship with the ability to fire not but two missiles. If that weren’t enough, four Kreon figures are included and the ship’s engines and deflector dish light up in glorious Star Trek fashion.