Guest Blogger Timberwolf: Tholian Meshweaver Review

Lootcritter here: With four new ships release this past week – all of which look quite good – I’ve asked Timberwolf to give me his perspective once again.  As always he’s a great source of information and contributor over at The SHOW.  If you’re looking for advice I recommend you check out his YouTube channel, and don’t forget to listen in on The SHOW – the best Star Trek Online Podcast … Continue reading Guest Blogger Timberwolf: Tholian Meshweaver Review

6th Anniversary Main Giveaway – T6 Krenim Science Ship Stats

Posted this morning on the Star Trek Online Blog: the Krenim Science Ship Lootcritter:  My initial impression is WOW.  For a free* ship this looks like a lot of fun.  All the benefits of a science ship (sensor analysis, subsystem targeting, shield bonus), and enough flexibility for a variety of builds with decent tactical capability. But of course, I’m heavily biased towards any science ship;) … Continue reading 6th Anniversary Main Giveaway – T6 Krenim Science Ship Stats

STO’s 6th Anniversary Blogs Begin – T6 Timeship Giveaway, Mirror Incursion Lockbox & more

Three Star Trek Online 6th Anniversary blog posts dropped this morning, plus information on all the 50th Anniversay events planned by CBS, and a little teeny-weeny bit of information – but it’s Trump-like yuuuuuge – from the recent P1 interview with Salami Inferno and Zeronius Rex. Day One Giveaway – 2 Specialization points per character! Available today only, you can claim this little gem wherever you are … Continue reading STO’s 6th Anniversary Blogs Begin – T6 Timeship Giveaway, Mirror Incursion Lockbox & more

First Impressions: Hands on with the T6 Rezreth Breen Dreadnought

First published on Dec 21st 2015 – Reposted for the console players. A Science Captain’s Drain-Build Sweet Spot Backstory: The Star Trek Online’s Winter Event has always been something I personally look forward to. Regardless of your skill level, or for that matter your rank (min 15), the Winter Event was an opportunity to have some fun, and purchase cool prizes from gameplay rewards. Players of all … Continue reading First Impressions: Hands on with the T6 Rezreth Breen Dreadnought

Rush to Judgment – Why the Jupiter-class isn’t DOA…. yet.

Prejudging a ship before we’ve had a chance to get our hands on it comes with a risk, especially when that ship involves an entirely new mechanic. I made assumptions about Pilots ships without knowing their actual value in-game. Fast forward to today, and the Icarus class Science-Pilot ship still outclasses just about everything that has come after it (I’m looking at you T6-Defiant). In … Continue reading Rush to Judgment – Why the Jupiter-class isn’t DOA…. yet.