IDW Limited Brings The Star Trek And Doctor Who Universes Together With Their Deluxe Hardcover: “Assimilation”

There aren’t too many franchises that are more beloved than Star Trek and Doctor Who.  Both have been around for decades and have legions of loyal, rabid fans.  Well IDW Limited has gone and done the impossible and had these two incredible sci-fi universes collide in a storyline called “Assimilation.”

_IDW-star-trek-doctor-whoNormally IDW Limited gives us 3 versions of their projects but THIS one is so special we are getting SIX!  Three “Enterprise Editions” for all the Star Trek Next Generation fans and three “Tardis Editions” for all the Doctor Who fans!

01That’s right, a total of six embossed editions with each set including the entry level RED Label edition, the “I want something specialBLACK Label edition and the “I really shouldn’t spend this much but it is just so awesomeBLUE Label edition.

The two greatest science-fiction properties of all time crossover for the first time! Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the USS Enterprise have joined forces with the Doctor and his companions to combat an unholy alliance between the Federation’s most terrifying enemy and one of the Doctor’s greatest antagonists. But once the Cybermen turn on their Borg allies, the Doctor and Picard find themselves at odds over how to proceed against the threat, with the fate of the universe hanging in the balance!

Here is a  look at the differences between each along with some exclusive images.

Star Trek / Doctor Who: Assimilation -RED LABEL – $75

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_2Limited to 50 copies

• Exclusive Ensign-Red OR Tardis-Blue slipcase

• New cover, vellum overlay and endpages all created just for this limited-edition release

• Mounted signature page signed by J.K. Woodward, Scott & David Tipton

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Star Trek / Doctor Who: Assimilation -BLACK LABEL – $250

Screen Shot 2014-04-11 at 8.57.17 AMScreen Shot 2014-04-11 at 8.58.51 AMST_DRW_scan-049• Limited to 50 copies

• Comes with an original black & white painting by series artist, J.K. Woodward

• Exclusive Ensign-Red tray OR Tardis Blue case

• New cover, vellum overlay and endpages all created just for this limited-edition release

• Mounted signature page signed by J.K. Woodward, Scott & David Tipton

* NOTE * – The pictured hand-drawn artwork is a representative example. J.K. Woodward has painted 15 uniquely different, completely original pieces of art for this project. The artwork you receive is one of a kind and may not match the image/character shown in these photographs.

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Star Trek / Doctor Who: Assimilation -BLUE LABEL – $350

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ST_DRW_scan-013Limited to 15 copies

• Comes with an original full-color painting by series artist, J.K. Woodward

• Exclusive Ensin-Red OR Tardis-Blue tray case only available through this special “Tardis Edition”

• New cover, vellum overlay and endpages all created just for this limited-edition release

• Mounted signature page signed by J.K. Woodward, Scott & David Tipton

Screen Shot 2014-04-11 at 9.18.11 AM01RThese gorgeous books are scheduled to begin shipping in late may but as you can see, quantities are extremely limited.  Use the links in each section to order your copy of choice.  Be sure to follow IDW LIMITED on TWITTER and check out their WEBSITE to see the rest of their amazing offerings.

* STAR TREK Fans should check out two other amazing offerings HERE and HERE.

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One Response to IDW Limited Brings The Star Trek And Doctor Who Universes Together With Their Deluxe Hardcover: “Assimilation”

  1. Aman says:

    That would be awesome to see :)

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