Guest Blogger Timberwolf: T5 Steamrunner/Blockade Runner Escort Retrofit Review

Lootcritter here:  Timberwolf is back with a review of the T5 Steamrunner, recently added to the Z-Store after a long period of being a Steam-Exclusive offering. As always Timberwolf is a great source of information and new contributor over at The Pilot Review Show.  If you’re looking for advice I recommend you check out his YouTube chan ::Open Communications:: Now, for those of you that follow me, I … Continue reading Guest Blogger Timberwolf: T5 Steamrunner/Blockade Runner Escort Retrofit Review

The ‘2MilDil Shirt’ and other ramblings from Star Trek Las Vegas.

Warning: this long-ass blog post doesn’t disclose anything you don’t already know about Star Trek Online. In fact, I’ll allude to things without giving details which will frustrate the heck out of a few Redditors (Gird yourselves Tusken38, ruinthefun)  Also, an upfront apology: After meeting so many new people, if I don’t mention you by name (or handle), it’s ’cause I suck at remembering names … Continue reading The ‘2MilDil Shirt’ and other ramblings from Star Trek Las Vegas.

Fleet Holding First Look: K-13 Consoles, Kit Modules, Traits, Androids and TOS-Themed Weapons

UPDATED Again: TOS Bridge Officers, Hidden Easter Eggs in orbit, Stacking Skill Boost Doffs, 23rd C Training Manuals (YAY) and SEXY ANDROID Boffs now added. K-13 has finally made its way to the Tribble Test server, offering up a first-hand view of the upcoming kits, consoles (OMG Penetration), and gear.  This first post contains fairly hi-res images – you’ve been warned – sorry for the long load … Continue reading Fleet Holding First Look: K-13 Consoles, Kit Modules, Traits, Androids and TOS-Themed Weapons

Finally! Upgradeable Kits – Tribble Patch Notes offer insights on new systems improvements.

Yay! The Tribble patch notes posted by ColdSnapped earlier this afternoon offer our first good look at the massive changes incoming for kits.  No more modules on a belt, kits are equipped directly to your character on the status page.  Modules and ‘Kits’  offer passive bonuses and can be upgraded. The other big news is that fleet holding items like contraband, torpedoes and commodities have … Continue reading Finally! Upgradeable Kits – Tribble Patch Notes offer insights on new systems improvements.

First Impressions: A 16-year old’s hands on with the XBOX Console version of STO

Lootcritter here: I’m a PC gamer and while I have played on consoles in the past, I’m much more comfortable with a keyboard and mouse when it comes to gaming. Getting my ass thoroughly kicked by my nephew on XBOX likely guarantee’s I’ll never switch 😉 I reached out to my nephew last Tuesday and asked if he’d like to provide feedback on Star Trek … Continue reading First Impressions: A 16-year old’s hands on with the XBOX Console version of STO

Guest Blogger Timberwolf: T6 Temporal Light Cruiser Review – Part II

Lootcritter here:  Timberwolf is back with the second part  of his new T6 Connie (Temporal Light Cruiser) with a broadside cruiser build. As always Timberwolf is a great source of information and new contributor over at The Pilot Review Show.  If you’re looking for advice I recommend you check out his YouTube chan Part 2 : Forward firing Escort style :: Begin Transmission:: First, a recap of the … Continue reading Guest Blogger Timberwolf: T6 Temporal Light Cruiser Review – Part II

Guest Blogger Timberwolf: T6 Temporal Light Cruiser Review

Lootcritter here:  Timberwolf is back with the first of two parts on the new T6 Connie (Temporal Light Cruiser) with a broadside cruiser build. As always Timberwolf is a great source of information and new contributor over at The Pilot Review Show.  If you’re looking for advice I recommend you check out his YouTube channel. Part 1 : Broadside Cruiser Style ::Begin Transmission:: OK, to start off, I … Continue reading Guest Blogger Timberwolf: T6 Temporal Light Cruiser Review

STO Patch Notes for Holodeck – Sept 1st/16

Amanda has just posted this weeks patch notes with a few notables – including registry number updates for Starfleet ships. General: Resolved an issue involving player stances which would occasionally cause a crash. All Starfleet ships may now have registry numbers ranging from 100-999999. T6 Temporal Light Cruiser Customization: Type 7 and Upgrade materials now available on all variants of the Temporal Light Cruiser [T6]. TOS … Continue reading STO Patch Notes for Holodeck – Sept 1st/16

First Impressions: Hands on with the T6 Connie – Temporal Light Cruiser 5/5

Update(s):  1. The builds I post used to contain some sort of disclaimer recommending you don’t take my builds seriously.  I’ll add that back.  My builds are for fun, and I strongly recommend you check out the builds advice on r/stobuilds for whatever you’re looking for 😉 2. In the original text I said the Annorax was obtainable from the Infinity Box, which I’m now told it … Continue reading First Impressions: Hands on with the T6 Connie – Temporal Light Cruiser 5/5