Atari Luanches ‘Star Trek Online Architect’ Ship Building Web Mini-game + Captain’s Chair Replica Contest July 15, 2010by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Contest,Star Trek Online , comments closed
Today Atari has launched a new web mini game Star Trek Online Architect, which allows fans to create their own starships and share them with others. The mini-game also includes an Intel-sponsored contest where you can win a full-sized captains chair. More details below.
STO Update: More S2 Diplomacy & Klingon Mission Info + Could Star Trek Online Move To Free To Play Model? July 12, 2010by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Star Trek Online , comments closed
Later this week Cryptic is set to release the second season of their MMO Star Trek Online and in a new Q&A the company reveals more about what is coming. But the big news is that STO’s new executive producer has dropped a hint that the game may be moving to a new payment model. Details on all that below.
STO Update: New Exec Producer Stahl Interview + New S2 Screenshot + New C-Store Items + more July 6, 2010by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Star Trek Online , comments closed
Last week the big news in the Star Trek Online world was all about executive producer Craig Zinkievich stepping down. This week there is a new video interview with the new executive producer, Daniel Stahl who reassures gamers about the future of STO and also gives some hints as to what is to come. There are also new C Store items and a new screenshot for next week’s Season 2 release. We also share the latest trailer for the upcoming Star Wars MMO.
STO Update: Exec Producer Zinkievich Leaving Cryptic + Season 2 Promises Diplomacy + more July 1, 2010by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Star Trek Online , comments closed
Today Craig Zinkievich, executive producer of Star Trek Online, surprised the STO community by announcing he is stepping down. More details on that and his replacement below, plus some welcome details on the upcoming Season 2 update and the latest STO links and community videos.Star Trek Online , comments closed
In our weekly update on the MMORPG Star Trek Online we take a look at some of the looming competition for the game, including new trailers from E3. There are also some cool new C-Store items and a new STOked vidcast focused on ground combat.
STO Update: Path To 2409 Completed + Season 1: Update 2 Released + New Videos + Desperate Cryptic? June 8, 2010by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Star Trek Online , comments closed
It is time to catch up on the latest from the Star Trek Online MMORPG. First up, Cryptic have finally updated their online "Path to 2409" back story. We also have a video showing off difficulty settings, a video demo of a mission, and more, including asking Cryptic if they are desperate.
STO Update: New Features Video + Preview of Season 2 & Beyond + Guide To Building STO PC + more May 22, 2010by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Star Trek Online , comments closed
Today we check in with all the latest on Star Trek Online. We have a video overview of the recently released Season 1.1 features, plus an overview of what is coming in Season 2, and beyond. Plus a video guide to the ultimate STO PC, and players choose the next ship class to be added to the game.Star Trek Online , comments closed
Today Atari/Cryptic kick off a promotional weekend aimed at bringing in new players and for bringing back players. Starting today new players can play a free demo version of the game, and returning players can play for free this weekend. We also have new videos with more hints to make you a better player.Star Trek Online , comments closed
Atari/Cryptic have announced programs to both help bring in new players to their MMORPG Star Trek Online, and to keep players playing. In May they will be rolling out a loyalty program, a referral program for current gamers, and a free demo version of the game for those who are thinking of trying the game. Details belowStar Trek Online , comments closed
The folks behind Star Trek Online have released a new video showing off a mission at the famed "Deep Space Nine" space station. They have also released new images of the upcoming "Undine Terradome" mission. We also have a new interview with STO producer Craig Zinkievich. Check it all out in our latest STO update below.
2 New Star Trek Online Videos + 2 New Ships April 20, 2010by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Star Trek Online , comments closed
On Thursday Cryptic will roll out the Star Trek Online Season 1.1 update and a new new Special Task Force Mission ("Undine Terradome"). And there are a couple of new STO videos, plus two more ships to show off. Check it all out below.Star Trek Online , comments closed
Star Trek Online is now two months old, and they are continuing to add more content. Today we have details and a promo for a new special task force mission and two new ships to show. Plus Cryptic offers some hope to console gamers. Get all the latest news in our STO update below.
Console Version Of Star Trek Online Put On ‘Back Burner’ April 7, 2010by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Star Trek Online , comments closed
Before the MMORPG Star Trek Online was released on PC, members of the Cryptic team had confirmed the game would eventually also be developed for at least one of the gaming consoles (XBox 360 and/or Playstation 3). However, not it appears that this will not happen, or at least no happen any time soon. STO’s executive producer has now confirmed that a console version is ‘on the back burner.’Star Trek Online , comments closed
When you begin playing the MMORPG Star Trek Online you start off with a basic starship, but as you progress through the game you get access to bigger, better and more specialized ships. Atari has just released a series of videos profiling five of these ships, you can check them out below. Plus we have all the latest STO updates and news, including the schedule of releases for April and May.
Library Computer: Review of “Star Trek Online: The Needs of the Many” + more Trek book news March 31, 2010by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Books,Review,Star Trek Online , comments closed
The ambitious new book "Star Trek Online: The Needs of the Many" from ‘Jake Sisko’ and Michael A. Martin is arriving at book stores now. Pocket books uses an interesting format to tell the backstory for the new MMORPG Star Trek Online. Find out how it works out in our review below. Plus we have some news on Martin’s next Trek books.Star Trek Online , comments closed
Like any massive multiplayer game, the recently released game Star Trek Online has a learning curve. And this week there are some new videos out that can help you climb that curve, teaching you to improve your ground combat capabilities and your ship power management. Watch them below.Star Trek Online , comments closed
Star Trek Online’s first major content upgrade went online today. The "Season 1: Common Ground" patch includes new content for Klingon gameplay, Federation PvP, and more. Full details below, plus we have a new video showing off the "Special Task Force: The Cure" special task force mission.
Book Excerpt – “Star Trek Online: The Needs of the Many” March 18, 2010by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Books,Star Trek Online , comments closed
The upcoming book "Star Trek Online: The Needs of the Many" is an unusual tie-in to the new massive multiplayer game Star Trek Online, which is formatted as a series of interviews conducted by Jake Sisko telling personal histories of the time that is the background setting for the game. And now you can read chapter 1 below, which includes Jakes interview with Annika Hansen (aka 7of9).
Star Trek Online New Content Update Trailer March 16, 2010by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Star Trek Online , comments closed
On Thursday March 18th Cryptic and Atari will release their first major content update for Star Trek Online with "Season One: Common Ground." Today they released their second trailer showing off the new features, check it out below.Editorial,Games,Star Trek Online , comments closed
The market research company NPD has released its list of top selling PC games for February and the new massive multiplayer game Star Trek Online is in the top five, twice. Both the regular version of the game and the Collectors Edition made it on the shortlist. Could strong sales for STO help finally reawaken the world of Star Trek games?