star trek online

Official Site: Star Trek Online
Studio: Cryptic Studios/Perfect World Entertainment
Launch Date: February 2, 2010
Genre: Sci-Fi Themepark
Business Model: F2P (Cash Shop)
Platform: PC

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Star Trek Online considers ‘the account as the player’

There's a hot phrase bouncing around the Star Trek Online community these days, and that is "the account as the player." This comes...

Into the Super-verse: Why didn’t Champions Online do better?

A while back I was flipping through the backlog of my personal gaming blog, looking at the history of my gaming trends, particularly in...
Lousy place you have here.

Star Trek Online promises next year’s story arc will ‘change the face of the game’

What will next year bring for Star Trek Online? We don't know just yet, but according to a recent interview with lead designer Al...

Star Trek Online brings back Operation Riposte, the Crystalline Entity, and lets you earn a free T6 ship

Whether you like firing your lasers at a malevolent crystal snowflake or liberating a planet from Klingon oppressors, the most recent patch to

The MOP Up: China’s getting Fallout Shelter Online, and that’s not fair

For my money (and time), the best Fallout game of the past five years has been Fallout Shelter, a mobile base builder which has...
Dinosaur tech.

Star Trek Online is dropping 32-bit support in July

Time marches on, and it seems only appropriate that you cannot spend your time playing a futurist-looking science fiction series like Star Trek Online...
Doom approaches.

Massively OP Podcast Episode 221: Classic Warcraft flavor

Justin and Bree discuss WoW Classic, City of Heroes, Blade and Soul, Star Trek Online, Square Enix, and Dungeon and Dragons Online, with mailbag topics on how WoW Classic fits into the MMO genre and getting back into City of Heroes.

Enter to win a Star Trek Online PC Command Dreadnought Cruiser bundle and Discovery starter pack

With Star Trek Online's Rise of Discovery live and officially launched for PC, PWE has kindly granted Massively OP a bunch of goodies...

Ex-Cryptic Studios artist decries ‘harmful’ video game lockbox designs based on slot machines

A 3-D character artist who previously worked at Cryptic Studios on Champions Online and Neverwinter has come out swinging against lockbox...

Star Trek Online’s Rise of Discovery boldly goes onto PC today, consoles June 25

The latest installment in Star Trek Online's ongoing Star Trek: Discovery tie-in story arc, Rise of Discovery, is live on PC today, and...

Star Trek Online previews the ships of the Section 31 lockbox

Starfleet's ruthlessly goal-focused Section 31 tends to stick in the memories of fans; it's a shadowy organization that seems to be at once everywhere...

The MOP Up: Star Trek Online delves into the mysteries of Yard 39

Star Trek Online is all about the Discovery these days, and in a new lore blog, the team gives some backstory to...

Star Trek Online unveils the Discovery Legends Reputation (with minor alterations)

Captain's log, stardate... Tuesday. Point five. With the impending launch of a big update for Star Trek Online, there's also a new reputation...

Star Trek Online sets the stage for Rise of Discovery’s first act with a new lore snippet

The next chapter of Star Trek Online's Age of Discovery storyline is about to unfold with the release of the first installment in...

Star Trek Online: Age of Discovery unveils a May 14 PC release date

The steady stream of details for Star Trek Online's latest content update has reached its logical conclusion: a release date. PC players can...

Star Trek Online announces Rise of Discovery, two new discounted Command Dreadnoughts

Star Trek Online fans, point your eyeballs at PC Gamer this afternoon, as it's got the scoop on Rise of Discovery -...
Hooray, I actually do exist!

Massively OP Podcast Episode 218: A pretty darn good week

Justin and Bree discuss City of Heroes, Atlas Reactor, Peria Chronicles, Torchlight Frontiers, Caravan Stories, Villagers & Heroes, and Star Trek Online.

Star Trek Online will let you level with a T6 ship ‘very soon’

Considering how quickly you can level up in Star Trek Online these days (thanks, duty officers!), transferring to new ships every 10 levels...

Star Trek Online kicks off a new event with a free Tier 6 ship coupon as a reward

It's hard to find a single player in Star Trek Online who would say no to a free Tier 6 ship with no strings...

The MOP Up: Grab your Harry Potter nickname now!

When Harry Potter: Wizards Unite arrives later this year, by which name will you be known and feared? Lord Scooby? Mr. Cheddar? Fluffybutticus?...