Star Trek Online Articles
The Star Trek Online site has been updated with a new post that shows off big changes coming to Deep Space Nine in preparation for the Victory is Life content expansion. The team has been hard at work overhauling the location to make "it the most show-accurate version yet".
The next Star Trek Online expansion is called "Victory is Life" and takes place in the Deep Space Nine timeline. Cryptic Studios has announced that twelve of the original television series cast members are being reunited to reprise their roles in the expansion.
Cryptic Studios has announced the release of Star Trek Online Season 14.5 that wraps up the Tzenkethi War with an epilogue and brings a new featured episode on board. In addition, a new secondary specialization called the Constable and dedicated to peacekeepers like Odo from Deep Space Nine has been added to the Captain Specialization System.
From April 5th through April 12th, Star Trek Online players will be celebrating "First Contact Day". The event marks the first time humans and Vulcans encountered one another. Players will head off to Bozeman, Montana to construct their own replica of the Phoenix, the first "Human warp-capable ship".
Star Trek Online will be getting a new expansion in June 2018 for PC players and later for consolers. Called Victory is Life, the expansion is based around the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine series in celebration of its 25th anniversary. Players will find a new Jem'Hadar playable faction, six brand new episodes and crew members voiced by the original series stars.
Cryptic Studios has announced that the Breach event will be making a return to Star Trek Online. Starting March 8th and running through March 29th, Captains at level 50+ can team up with four others to try to bring down the Voth City Ship. Each time players are successful, they will earn a Voth Operative Transmission (1x each 20 hours). Once 14 are collected,players can complete a special Reputation project to earn tons of great items.
The Star Trek Online site has been updated with a blog post that reveals how captains can unlock a Tier 6 Lukari Dranuur Scout Ship. To do so, players will need to progress through the Dranuur Colony Main Track to Tier 5 that will unlock the new ship. It can then be purchased from any Ship Vendor with several types of currency including Fleet Credits, Fleet Ship Modules and Starbase Military Fleet Ship Provisioning.
If you're a fan of Star Trek: Discovery, you'll be interested to hear that Star Trek Online's 8th Anniversary Lock Box contains a virtual plethora of themed items including PC- and console-exclusive ships, ship cards, traits and more.
Star Trek Online is turning eight years old, well on its way to a decade of space travel. With 161 episodes, 3 expansions and 14 seasons of gameplay, STO is a success. PC players are invited in to celebrate the anniversary with an event featuring a new featured episode and lots of themed events yielding special rewards. It all kicks off on January 23rd.
The Star Trek Online site has been updated with a new post that lays out the first details for a new system coming to the game called "Re-Engineering". Under the system, crafters will be able to re-roll certain mods on created items to better fit the build they are aiming for.
If you've been looking for a good way to expand your Star Trek Online collection, you'll want to check out Jingle Jam 2017 on Humble Bundle. From now through December 31st, you can "pay what you want" on Humble with all proceeds going to a variety of charitable foundations. In exchange, you'll be given the TOS Bridge Officer pack (PC only) with Chekov, Uhura, Sulu, Rand, McCoy, Scott and Spock joining your crew.
MMORPG.com has been given 25 sets of Starter Pack keys for Star Trek Online on the Xbox One and Playstation 4 that will give players tons of free stuff for each of the factions in game. Items include ships, inventory slots, bank slots and more! Enter for a chance to win a starter pack now!
Star Trek Online has expanded for both XBox One and PlayStation 4 with the arrival of Season 14 - Emergence. New content allows captains to assist the Lukari and Kentari defending their homeworld against the Tzenkethi. In addition, players will work alongside Geordi La Forge as voiced by Star Trek Next Generation's LeVar Burton.
From now through October 31st, Star Trek Online players who log into the game will receive a free Discovery-themed uniform. The uniforms are based on the new CBS series, Star Trek: Discovery. In addition, to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Star Trek: The Next Generation, players will also receive a free Type 7 Shuttle.
To celebrate the PC launch of Season 14 - Emergence, we’re teaming up with Perfect World Entertainment and Cryptic Studios to give away Tzenkethi Shuk-din Escorts and Accelerated Officer Training Packs for Star Trek Online. Enter for a chance to get one of these exciting free codes for the ultimate free-to-play massively multiplayer online game in the Star Trek world!