If you are looking for some Star Trek while you wait for new episodes to arrive, you can try out some gaming. And three games this week have new updates.
Star Trek Timelines Fifth Anniversary Luau
The strategy role-playing mobile game Star Trek Timelines is celebrating its fifth anniversary with a limited-time giveaway and more. Now through February 2, players who roam the galaxy will be gifted with Captain Tom Paris, a free Luau Paris 5 Star Crew Member. During this time, the game will also introduce three new temporary achievements which when completed will grant players a copy of the Pineapple Paris Crew Member.
Trek Fans looking to celebrate all month long can also partake in the “A Woman of Conviction” limited-time event, set to go live on Jan 21. Players can join Sirella, wife of Klingon warrior Martok, to eliminate the parasitic beings controlling her husband and other top Klingon officials. By targeting the ship carrying Martok and Lieutenant Commander Dexter Remmick, players can eliminate the mother parasite and stop the invasion before it ends.
Jetpack Joyride goes Star Trek
The mobile sidescroller game Jetpack Joyride has launched a Star Trek event, redressing the game with backgrounds, characters, outfits, and more from the Trek franchise. The trailer below pretty much explains the game and how it has been enhanced with Star Trek.
Jetpack Joyride comes from the makers of Fruit Ninja and is free to play, with the option of in-app purchases. For more details and where to download visit halfbrick.com.
Star Trek Online: House Shattered now on consoles
“House Shattered,” the Klingon-focused update to Star Trek: Online which launched on PCs in October was released this week on consoles. The update features a brand new playable episode, starring Robert O’Reilly from Star Trek: The Next Generation, J.G Hertzler from Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, and Rekha Sharma from Star Trek: Discovery. Captains will also discover a new five-player Task Force Operation inspired by Star Trek: Picard, a full revamp of four missions from the Warzone Klingon Story arc, and a special event that allows Captains to earn credits for all-new rewards.
Star Trek Online is a that allows players to explore the Star Trek universe from within. It is currently available on PC, PlayStation®4 and Xbox One. To download and play Star Trek Online today for free, visit playstartrekonline.com.