Old 2nd March 2012, 03:40 AM   #1 (permalink)
Dangerous - Post: 615
 Ripp Savage's Avatar

Arrow Star Trek Online

Ok so, I know what you're thinking. STO? NO WAY!

I thought the same thing a couple of weeks ago but on a 'no current MMO' jonesing fit I gave the game a shot. And I'm very glad I did.

If you're a Trekkie and looking for a new game to play, you owe it to yourself to give it a shot. After all, it's free! It's one of the better F2P models I've seen out there.

Things I love about the game so far:

• Very deep character/officer customization (the best I've seen besides APB)
• Different systems like Tribble breeding, crafting and assignments
• Ship combat is very fun
• Ship customization is fun trying out different gear/tactics
• PvP is a blast, especially the larger battles

Give it a shot and see what you think!

"I have come here to kick ass and chew bubble gum... and I'm all out of bubble gum." ~ Roddy Piper (They Live)
Ripp Savage is offline   Reply With Quote

Old 3rd March 2012, 08:27 AM   #2 (permalink)
Dangerous - Post: 571
 sschrupp's Avatar


I like to pop into this and their other game, Champions Online, from time to time for a bit of fun.
Guild Wars 2: Kalizaar.4729 (Sanctum of Rall)
The Secret World: Kalizaar
Champions Online (and STO): @Kalizaar
Guild Wars: Kalizaar Allbane (N/W), Illya Awnfyre (E/M)
Retired - EQ, EQ2, Vanguard, AO, AoC, WoW, DAoC, LotRO (lifetime sub), FFXI, TCoS, CoX, GA, SWTOR, WAR
Also playing - Titan Quest, HAWX, Civ 4, Left 4 Dead, Sword of the Stars, + billions of other strategy and rpgs.
sschrupp is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 15th March 2012, 12:39 AM   #3 (permalink)
Retired Captain
Retired Captain
Elite - Post: 3231
 Irimar's Avatar


For anyone who's thinking of dropping in, there is a TOG division for STO.

Irimar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 23rd March 2012, 01:28 PM   #4 (permalink)
Retired Moderator
Retired Moderator
Guru - Post: 11846
 Snowbull's Avatar


I am very pleased to have a lifetime with STO and currently while I can't play every day or even for sure once a week I do try to log in for 15 minutes and set up my Duty Officer Missions.

I've managed to level my Engineer from 13 to 21 just doing duty officer missions over about 2-3 weeks.
Ciao for now (from the white cow)
In times of strife and in times of woe. It's not the gold you have; It's the people! you know?
Snowbull is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2nd August 2012, 10:07 AM   #5 (permalink)
Dangerous - Post: 763
 Zalzany's Avatar


As a non trekie, I can say this game is good for those who just like space. Its heavily star treck but they did a good job in keeping the missions from feeling silly and repetive like other MMO's. Heck I still miss Star Wars Galaxies but STO is a damn good substitute, heck their ground combat is better then SWG's was lol.
"Keep a cool head and maintain a low profile. Never take the lead - but aim to do something big." Deng Xiaoping
Zalzany is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 22nd April 2013, 11:09 AM   #6 (permalink)
Harmless - Post: 31


I'm enjoying this game. Started it while I wait for Neverwinter to go live.
Le_rooster is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2nd May 2013, 02:25 AM   #7 (permalink)
Retired Captain
Retired Captain
Elite - Post: 3201
 Xavien's Avatar


I actually installed STO and played a few hours here and there a couple of weeks back, i have a life time sub to Champions but didnt go a lot of on STO at release, however i have really enjoyed the hours ive spent on it so far.
Bowski Productions Presents A Free Online Fan Comic (Link Below)
Xavien is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT +11. The time now is 08:24 PM.

Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.3.0