Coming up later in July, Cryptic is going to release their first big ‘season’ update to Star Trek Online, with "Season 2: Ancient Enemies". This STO Update is dedicated to S2 with a new, more details, links to interviews, and some more video previews. Plus STO is now on sale for only $15.
Season 2 Trailer and details
Atari has released a trailer for the upcoming release of Season 2: Ancient Enemies.
Season 2 should be released by the end of July. Cryptic has released a list of new additions and features, which you can read at startrekonline.com/season_two. Some of the highlights are:
Raising the level cap from 45 all the way to 51 (with new ranks and new set of rewards and content)
8 new Klingon Episodes, starring Fek’ihri, the fabled enemy of Kahless
Non combat Federation Diplomatic Corps & First Contact missions
More exploration of the Undine including missions to Fluidic Space
New Mini-Games, including Dabo
Weekly story-based episodes, with a new race (the Deferi) introduced in August
Ship Interiors video
Here is a fan made video of Season 2 ship interiors (presumably from the Tribble test server)
Season Two interviews
Star Trek Online’s new executive producer Daniel Stahl has done a couple of new interviews:
- MMO Games: 10 Questions for Daniel Stahl
- Outpost Gamez: Podcast interview with Stahl
- Computer Ed: S2 preview and audio interview with Stahl
STOked – S2 Preview
Last week, our pals at the STOked podcast devoted their show to previewing and discussing Season 2
If you want to give Star Trek Online a go without buying it, you can play a demo of the game for an unlimited amount of time (with some restrictions) and includes the “Stranded in Space” mission. More info and demo download at startrekonline.com/demo
Start Playing – STO now $15
If you want to get into the 25th century and play Star Trek Online it is available at Amazon discounted currently for less than $15 (or $25 for the collectors edition), and that includes a one month subscription.