Star Trek Online Articles
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!
Star Trek Online PC players can now log in to take part in Season 14: Emergence. In this new content expansion, LeVar Burton reprises his Star Trek: The Next Generation role as Geordi LaForge. Players will be able to take part in the new featured episode called Melting Pot, as well as a new colony-based Fleet Holding, a Tzenkethi Red Alert, two Fleet Holding defense queues and a new Primary Specialization called Miracle Worker.
The Star Trek Online team is inviting captains to head into the game this weekend for the Koboyashi Maru event. Players will face off against the iconic ship, "the original no-win scenario", in a limited time challenge. Players will challenge themselves to see how many waves of enemy ships they can hold out against while keeping the Koboyashi Maru in one piece. Both timed and untimed challenges are available. The longer a captain can hold out, the greater the reward.
Star Trek: The Next Generation's LeVar Burton is reprising his role in Star Trek Online. In Beyond the Nexus, players will pair up with Burton playing Captain Geordi La Forge. He will continue his role into Episode 14: Emergence which is set to launch on October 3rd.
Console starship captains can head into Star Trek Online to begin the rescue of Martok, voiced by the original Deep Space Nine actor J.G. Hertzler. In addition, the Endeavor System and the Ferengi Trade Alliance Admiralty are included in today's update.
One of Star Trek: The Next Generation's most well-known stars is joining the voice cast of Star Trek Online. LeVar Burton will be reprising his role as Geordi La Forge and will be featured in two forthcoming episodes. The first will be released on September 12th and will be in celebration of the 30th anniversary of Next Generation. The second will release with Season 14: Emergence coming in October.
Star Trek Online players are being invited in to try out Season 13.5. The team is promising "a ton of revelations and new experiences in the Star Trek Universe". Among those experiences is the new "Brushfire" Featured Episode that sees the return of JG Hertzler as Martok, the character players are sent to find and rescue.
Star Trek Online Season 13.5 will be arriving in game on July 18th. Players can look forward to a new Featured Episode called "Brushfire" that will be tasked with rescuing Klingon Chancellor Martok who is voiced by the original Deep Space Nine series actor J.G. Hertzler.
Star Trek Online captains are being challenged to defeat the "original no-win scenario" during the Kobayashi Maru Event set to launch on June 29th. Teams of players will face increasingly difficult waves of enemy ships while trying to keep the Kobayashi Maru intact and battle-ready. There are both timed and untimed event scenarios. The longer teams can beats back attacks, the better the reward. Players can earn both Marks and, if surviving long enough, dilithium ore.