Tag Archives: star trek online
Thu, Mar 29, 2012 | 15:45 BST
Cryptic has announced the relaunch of Star Trek Online in Europe to support its French and German languages, along with a vow to include more event timeslots in Europe. To celebrate the addition of Deutsch and Français, a double-XP bonus weekend begins this weekend starting April 2 for all players in all regions. Players will also receive a skill point and bridge officer point boost, and a free IDIC Tribble which provides a buff to your character based its class. Get all three three buffs at once, players will receive and additional boost to damage, health regeneration and resistance. Get more information via the official website.
Thu, Mar 08, 2012 | 15:02 GMT
Sat, Feb 04, 2012 | 18:56 GMT
Perfect World and Cryptic have announced that Episode 4: The 2800 launch on Saturday, February 11. Those versed in their Trekkie lore should be familiar with what the 2800 are – a fleet of Dominion warships piloted by the Gamma Quadrant’s Jem’Hadar. During the Deep Space Nine series, Benjamin Sisko flew the USS Defiant toward a wormhole to intercept this fleet, whereby the prophets Sisko communed with intervened, and made sure the 2800 ships entered the wormhole never to be seen again. In the game, players will be coming to the aide of the Deep Space Nine space station, as the Jem’Hadar attack. Check out the trailer below.
Fri, Feb 03, 2012 | 08:47 GMT
Crytpic’s celebrating the two-year anniversary of Star Trek Online by offering players some awesome goodies. Those who partake in the anniversary shindig, which kicked off yesterday and Monday, February 6 can take part in a special missions where the endgame sees you come away with an Enterprise-F ship. You need to be a level 50 to fly them, however.
Wed, Jan 18, 2012 | 01:07 GMT
It’s a happy day for those long on space-faring dreams but short on cash, as Cryptic has completed the transition of Star Trek Online from subscription to free to play. You can jump on board and have access to the whole game, although premium subs still exist for those who want to play multiple alts or start a guild, and run $14.99 per month. But to reiterate: you can be a vulcan, and fly a spaceship, and pay zero dollars. Well, what are you waiting for? G’wan, git.
Wed, Jan 04, 2012 | 22:48 GMT
Cryptic has outlined its plans for 2012 content updates for Star Tek Online, which goes free to play next week.
Sat, Dec 10, 2011 | 20:03 GMT
Cryptic has is celebrating the free-to-play launch of Star Trek Online with a video of the updated opening cutscene all new players will experience after creating a character. Watch it for yourself below. STO goes F2P on January 17.
Fri, Dec 02, 2011 | 10:48 GMT
Tue, Nov 29, 2011 | 14:46 GMT
Thu, Nov 10, 2011 | 11:15 GMT
Sun, Oct 23, 2011 | 00:44 BST
Oh what a day. And it isn’t even over yet, even though it should have been a while ago. Let’s get these shorts out of the way so we can get back to BlizzCon stuff, shall we? We can always have our soup later.
Sun, Oct 09, 2011 | 20:49 BST
The shorts post is rather long today, so we’re going to go ahead and race to the finish with it.
Mon, Oct 03, 2011 | 08:24 BST
The latest developer blog entry for Star Trek Online has detailed the new Duty Officer System that will allow players to recruit and control the actions of their junior officers when the game goes free to play (F2P) later this year.
Thu, Sep 29, 2011 | 21:24 BST
Here’s a few tasty bits for you to consume.
Wed, Sep 21, 2011 | 14:17 BST
The executive producer of the Champions Online and Star Trek Online dev has announced he’s to boldly go on to pastures new but will Kling-on until the end of the month. No more puns, I promise.
Wed, Sep 07, 2011 | 23:18 BST
I am running out of quirky, esoteric ways to insert an off the wall header image in these shorts posts, so, today I have included one I took of a Hummingbird Moth visiting my batch of flowers on the deck. Shorts are below.
Wed, Sep 07, 2011 | 09:53 BST
Thu, Sep 01, 2011 | 13:30 BST
Perfect World, the company who recently acquired Cryptic, has confirmed the studio intends to turn Star Trek Online into a F2P game by the end of this year.
Fri, Aug 19, 2011 | 05:18 BST
Cryptic has opened up on precisely how its acquisition by Perfect World will affect Champions Online and Star Trek Online players.
Tue, Jul 19, 2011 | 22:04 BST
It’s time for your second batch of shorts for the day.