Community Announcements - Alcatr4z
Happy Holidays Captains!

Have you wanted to check out the new Tier 6 Ships in the Delta Pack? Never got your hands on the Warbirds from the Legacy Pack or the Steamrunner from the Steam Starter Pack? Then now is the time for you!

From now until January 2nd, 2015 at 10am PST you can grab all of the Star Trek Online packs at deep discounts on Steam. The Delta Pack is 20% off and the Legacy Pack, Steam Starter Pack, and Romulan Starter packs are 50% off!

Take advantage of these deals before they melt away!
Community Announcements - Alcatr4z
Greetings Captains!

Star Trek Online is proud to participate in the Steam Holiday Auction. Recycle Steam Community items like Trading Cards, backgrounds, and emoticons from your Inventory into Gems and use them to bid. The first auction round ends on Dec 15 @ 7:45am with a new round ending every 45 minutes until the last auction round ends on Dec 18 @ 10:00am. At the end of each auction round, the top bidder for each item wins.

You'll be able to bid on Steam Starter Packs, Romulan Starter Packs, and Legacy packs!

Get more details and find the Star Trek Online auctions on The Steam Holiday Auction page.

Good luck!
Community Announcements - Alcatr4z
The time has come! Q is sure that you've been eagerly awaiting his fabulous Winter Wonderland. There is all sorts of excitement waiting for you. You'll be able to fight off the Snorg, feast yourself on holiday delights, and collect many new favorites. You are all invited to the party that lasts all the way until noon PST on January 15, 2015. That is weeks and weeks of fun in store for you!

Get more details here!

But what are you waiting for? Login for the fun!
Community Announcements - Alcatr4z
We have exciting news for this weekend! Captains will be able to enjoy deep discounts on STO Packs sold on Steam!

The Steam Starter Pack, Romulan Starter Pack, and Legacy Pack are 50% off until the Steam Exploration Sale ends on 12/2. The Delta Rising Operations Pack is 20% off.

Don't forget that we are also running a 15% Bonus Zen Sale and 20% Services Sale this weekend as well. More details on these sales here!
Community Announcements - Alcatr4z
When planning first began for Operation Delta Rising, the Starfleet Corps of Engineers quickly realized that an updated version of the famed Intrepid class would be essential for the mission's success. Most of the advanced technology used in the Pathfinder was first tested on the U.S.S. Voyager, which was completely updated before it departed for the Delta Quadrant. When Admiral Tuvok was satisfied with the ship's performance, work could begin to produce Pathfinders for the fleet.

The Pathfinder Long Range Science Vessel is a Tier 6 version of the Intrepid class science vessel. It features a hybrid Intelligence Bridge Officer seat and comes equipped with an Aero Shuttle Bay universal console. Additionally, it can equip the Long Range Science Vessel Retrofit’s Ablative Generator universal console.

Get more details on the ship, Season 7 Voyager interior, and bundles here!
Community Announcements - Alcatr4z
Starting Thursday, November 6th, 2014 at 10AM PDT, we are running a special weekend event where you can earn Bonus Commendation XP by completing any Duty Officer assignments! This event will run until Monday, November 10th, 2014 at 10AM PDT.

To those junior officers who work tirelessly in cramped Jefferies Tubes, perish namelessly on away missions, or provide the endless streams of reports and analysis necessary for a starship to function – this event is dedicated to you!

During this event, you’ll gain a 50% increase in all Commendation XP earned by completion of Duty Officer assignments. You don’t need to do anything special for this bonus – it’s automatic.

Receive a FREE special Purple quality duty officer with a unique active roster power by speaking with your duty officer contact, get bonuses to Duty Officer Packs, participate in the Academy Particle Scanning events, and more!

More details here
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I guess the first order of business should be to establish that Star Trek Online is in fact still online. It's been awhile since we last talked about it May 2013, actually but the Star Trek-based MMO is still boldly going, albeit to where no one seems to notice. Today, however, Arc Games announced some pretty big news: It's getting the band back together.

"The band," unfortunately, is not Kirk and Spock, or Picard and Data, or even Worf and Wesley. It's Seven of Nine, Neelix, the Doctor, Harry Kim and Tuvok, who you may or may not recognize as supporting members of the Star Trek: Voyager cast. A minor disappointment, perhaps, but also to be expected, since the Star Trek Online: Delta Rising expansion takes place 32 years after the events of that show.

The in-game characters will be voiced by the actors who originally portrayed them Jeri Ryan, Ethan Phillips, Robert Picardo, Garrett Wang and Tim Russ although how they'll be integrated into the action hasn't been revealed. The announcement says only that the Delta Quadrant is now "easily accessible" through an Iconian gateway, and that players will "fight alongside legendary crew members of U.S.S. Voyager to investigate an unknown enemy presence."

It's fun, in a nerdy way, to note that everyone in the "group photo" looks more or less the same as they did in the television show except for poor Harry, the lone human in the bunch. I might also venture the opinion that he's the least interesting character among them too, but let's be honest, none of these guys are exactly Scotty or Bones. Arc says a more in-depth look at the expansion is on the way.
Shacknews - Steve Watts
The holiday season is a special time for MMOs, in which the developers really get to bank on the "living world" aspect and make the surroundings more festive. Apparently the spirit of the season sticks around well into the future, as Star Trek Online is once again rolling out its winter event starting today.
Product Release - Valve
Two new packs for Star Trek Online are Now Available on Steam and are available at a special discount*!

The Legacy Pack is the ultimate bundle for the ultimate STO player. This bundle includes all new ships, uniforms, and titles to put you in the forefront of the battle!

The Romulan Starter Pack grants you the T'Varo Light Warbird and its Retrofit as well as the Liberated Borg Reman Bridge Officer and an exclusive title!

*Promotion ends May 30th at 10AM Pacific time

Product Update - Valve

Star Trek Online’s new expansion, Legacy of Romulus, is now available! In this expansion, players gain the ability to make Romulan characters and immerse themselves in new, story-driven missions written from the Romulan Republic’s point-of-view. Romulans have access to a full range of new Warbird ships, as well as new content throughout their career.

In addition, players can now create Klingon characters starting at level 1. All players also gain access to the new Nimbus III adventure zone, the new Nukara Strike Force endgame Reputation system, an improved trait system, and new user interface options.

For more information about all of Legacy of Romulus’s features, visit: www.legacyofromulus.com

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