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Posts Tagged ‘Star Trek: Online’

Star Trek Online Season Six

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012

The most recent season of Star Trek: Online is now live.

Star Trek Online Season 6: Under Siege introduces the Fleet (Guild) Advancement System.

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Star Trek Online to Release in Europe

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

Star Trek Online, the free-to-play, massively multiplayer online role-playing Star Trek game, will now be available in languages other than English.

“With this European free-to-play launch, German and French players can now lead their crew on missions in their own language and also participate in events, in-game chats, competitions and episodic missions that will immerse them even more in the always expanding Star Trek universe.”

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Star Trek Online: Klingon Awareness Week

Monday, March 26th, 2012

Players of Star Trek Online are invited to an “in-game Klingon event” to be held during the first week of April.

The Klingon Awareness Week will be held from April 1-7, and will include “community sponsored Klingon PvP (Player vs. Player) combat play; player-authored Foundry missions; fleet actions; participation in joint mission play; and much more!

“Forum discussions, event calendars, downloadable guide books, mission recommendations and reviews, plus podcasts and videos, will be available for this Klingon-centric event.  Additional information can be found on GatesofStovokor.com and StarbaseUGC.com, and the schedule of events can be found at the referring site.

Star Trek Online Season Four To Debut

Thursday, February 9th, 2012

A new episode of Star Trek Online will be released on Saturday, titled The 2800.

In The 2800, “the powers of the Alpha Quadrant gather at Deep Space Nine to plan a defense against the Borg when an unexpected guest arrives.”

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Star Trek Online Second Anniversary Celebration

Wednesday, January 25th, 2012

On February 2, Star Trek Online celebrates its second anniversary, and four days of celebration will take place in honor of the event.

The events will run from around 10 AM PST on Thursday, February 2, through the same time on Monday, February 6.

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Star Trek Online Now Free-to-play

Wednesday, January 18th, 2012

For those Star Trek gamers who have not yet played Star Trek: Online, now is the time with the news that the game is now free-to-play.

Star Trek: Online went free-to-play yesterday, and those wishing to play need only to download the game to get started.

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Star Trek Online Free-To-Play Details

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011

On January 17, 2012, Star Trek Online will go free-to-play, with an optional subscription plan available for those players who wants special services.

Those wishing to take advantage of Star Trek Online‘s change to free-to-play won’t even have to pay to get the game before playing, but will be able to download it for free.

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Star Trek Online Adds New Currency

Friday, October 7th, 2011

For fans playing Star Trek: Online, in addition to Energy Credits, there is now another currency to help them obtain items in the game.

Energy Credits are “intended for the normal expenses of operating a starship, such as getting standard gear, and for trading between captains on the exchange.”

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Stahl Exits Star Trek: Online

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

Star Trek: Online Executive Producer Daniel Stahl has resigned from Cryptic Studios and will depart at the end of the month.

Last year, Stahl replaced Craig Zinkievich, and Stahl will be replaced temporarily by CTO Stephen D’Angelo until a permanent executive producer can be found.

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Star Trek Online To Go Free-to-play

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

Fans of Star Trek Online will be happy to learn that by the end of the year, the game will not require a subscription to play.

Perfect World CEO Kelvin Lau said that a free-to-play model of Star Trek Online is now being developed. “…in fact Cryptic is working on the free-to-play model for Star Trek Online. This is going to be launched by the end of this year as well,” Lau said. “So I think with the free-to-play model we have bigger potential in the US market and also in China.”

Cryptic Studios, which developed Star Trek Online, was purchased by Perfect World last March.

July Ask Cryptic

Tuesday, July 5th, 2011

Star Trek: Online Executive Producer Dan Stahl answered over four dozen questions in the July issue of Ask Cryptic.

Amongst those questions were ones regarding the upcoming Season Four Star Trek: Online content. Star Trek: Online Season Four releases this week.

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Atari To Sell Cryptic Studios

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

After less than three years of ownership, Atari is looking to sell Cryptic Studios, developers of Star Trek: Online and Champions Online.

The news follows two years of losses for Cryptic Studios; $7.5 million in the past fiscal year and $17.9 million in the fiscal year before that.

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A New Ask Cryptic For May 2011

Monday, May 9th, 2011

A new month brings a new version of Star Trek: Online‘s Ask Cryptic, with questions submitted by players answered by Star Trek: Online‘s Dan Stahl.

This month’s topics include: Klingons, fleet size, new ships, Bridge officers, torpedoes, PvP, The Borg, uniforms and more.

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Star Trek Online: Ask Cryptic

Friday, March 4th, 2011

Star Trek Online Executive Producer Dan Stahl answered almost three dozen questions regarding future plans for the MMORPG recently.

Some of the questions included ones about new classes of ships, ranks, new features of the ships, actors who provide the voices of the characters,  and pets.

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Star Trek: Online Feature Episode To Debut

Friday, February 4th, 2011


Tomorrow, at 11 A.M. PST, a new Star Trek: Online episode will be released.

The new episode, The Vault, is the first in the Feature Episode Series 3: Cloaked Intentions, in which “battles between former allies threaten to tear the Romulan Star Empire apart.”

In The Vault, “the crew find themselves in a tight situation when they are ordered to investigate an energy surge on an abandoned Romulan Starbase.”

Episode 2: Mine Enemy, will debut a week later, on February 12.