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The TV & Radio Shows That Weren't, And Other Near Misses

We’re all fascinated with what might have been. If we had just made another choice or events had come to some other conclusion, then everything would be different. Not necessarily better, just strangely differen...

December 18, 2014

ONE TREK MIND: The Not-So-Magic "Magicks of Megas-Tu"

What's the best Star Trek episode? The worst? The funniest? The most emotional? We could argue this until the sun bloats into a red giant and eventually envelopes Earth's orbit. (Note to self and/or Geordi LaForge &nd...

December 13, 2014

Elachi Sheshar Dreadnought Cruiser

For a limited time, Star Trek Online is running a promotion that will provide an additional bonus when opening a Research and Development Pack.When you purchase a Research and Development Pack from the C-Store and ope...

December 12, 2014

Set Phasers to Twinkle

Here’s the thing about the holiday season: I love the holiday season. There isn’t a tree I won’t trim, a menorah I won’t light, a heartwarming made-for-television movie I won’t DVR. And l...

December 10, 2014

TREKNOSIS: We, Borg

It seems like we always talk about how scary the Borg are. I mean, sure they're a bunch of drones with no individual will of their own, a relentless drive to assimilate all life in the galaxy, and no sense of pity, em...

December 08, 2014

Q's Winter Wonderland -- Overview

Happy holidays in Star Trek Online, mes capitaines! It’s time to be festive and to celebrate. You know how much I love to celebrate. It gives me an excuse to snap my fingers and give everyone a smile. I&rsq...

December 05, 2014

You're A Good Man, Clancy Brown!

It was May 1982 and in Chicago, they were spitting on Sean Penn. They had good reason. He was acting up and, between takes, actually urging the extras to deliver splashier shots of real liquid insult his way. Clancy B...

December 04, 2014

David Mack Is Back With New Trek Novel, Section 31: Disavowed

David Mack is back in action, penning the latest Star Trek novel from Simon & Schuster/Pocket Books, Star Trek: Section 31: Disavowed. Available now, Disavowed is a direct sequel to The Fall and it features a cove...

November 25, 2014

TREKNOSIS: Who Am I And What Am I Doing Here?

It turns out that the 24th century is a dangerous time for your brain. If the crew of the USS Enterprise NCC 1701-D is any example, serving aboard a Federation starship — or even living anywhere a Federation sta...

November 24, 2014

Star Trek Timelines: How The User Experience Is Designed

Creating the user experience for an IP as well known and loved as Star Trek has been both a challenging and exciting task. The goal of the UI team at Disruptor Beam is to deliver an immersive game experience where the...

November 23, 2014

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