Star Trek Into Darkness teaser debuts online

Movies, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Television reports that a teaser trailer for Star Trek Into Darkness will be released online Thursday. That will be followed by the previously announced nine-minute preview Dec. 14 at IMAX screenings of The Hobbit and a traditional trailer with non-IMAX presentations of The Hobbit.

The news of this first official peek comes just days after the first synopsis was released and the first poster image was unveiled.

UPDATED: Watch the teaser trailer below:

UPDATED: The Japanese version includes some extra footage, which obviously evokes a certain emotional moment from the classic Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan:

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