This Star Trek Kirk vs. Gorn Metal Sign advertise the epic first-season battle between Captain Kirk and a Gorn warrior. Who will reign supreme?
This Star Trek Kirk vs. Gorn Metal Sign is right out of “Arena,” the eighteenth episode in the first season of the original Star Trek TV series. The tin sign advertises the upcoming battle between Captain Kirk and the Gorn starship’s captain. Who will reign supreme?
For fans of Star Trek, the fight between Kirk and a Gorn warrior (January 19, 1967) was a campy but classic event. Truly one of the highlights of the first season.
This Star Trek Kirk vs. Gorn Metal Sign is constructed of tin with rolled edges and measures approximately 11 1/2-inches tall x 8-inches wide.
Star Trek “Arena” trivia: The Arena episode caused permanent hearing loss for both William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy who were standing too close to an explosive device when it went off. Shatner has hearing loss in his left ear and Nimoy in his right.
Star Trek “Arena” trivia: The episode was filmed in part on location at Vasquez Rocks (northern Los Angeles County), which was subsequently used as a shooting location in other Star Trek episodes and films