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  • Star Trek Online: Q&A with Al Rivera, Lead Designer + Costume Giveaway!

    It’s been nearly four years since Star Trek Online set out on its ongoing mission to the stars and so far, we’ve travelled back in time, held back the oncoming threat of the Borg and witnessed the rise of the Romulans as one of the Galaxy’s main superpowers. But what’s next for spacefarers in the…

  • Star Trek Online: Captain’s Log from the Final Frontier

    So, it’s been a good few weeks since we ventured into Star Trek online and held the reins of our very own starship. We’ve ventured far from Earth Spacedock to every sector of the galaxy, travelling to a multitude of planets and systems both new and familiar, aiding friendly alien species, battling hostile ones and working…

  • First Contact with Star Trek Online

    MMOs are hard to do properly: you need solid gameplay mechanics, interesting lore and, most importantly of all, a lively, respected and well looked-after community. Numerous RPGs have come and gone, but only one remains standing strong to this day, which is why Cryptic, the studio charged with creating an MMO out of the Star…

  • A Massive Curiosity

    James talks about his experiences dipping into MMORPGs…

  • Letter from the Editor – The MMO Crash

    A number of games publishers made the decision five years ago that they were going to have the next big MMO hit. When it became apparent that Blizzard, as well as a few publishers in the Eastern market, were drowning in money from subscription based games that simply needed regular management and tinkering, any publisher…

  • A Weekend with The Old Republic – Part 1

    Please note: this blog post contains minor gameplay and story spoilers for the first 20 levels of The Old Republic. My subscription for Star Wars: The Old Republic was pretty much guaranteed when, after my character greeted his Jedi Master during the interactive opening cinematic, I realised he was voiced by David Hayter, the voice…

  • Boldly Coming

    There are a lot of pervs on the internet. Yes, it’s great tool for sharing information, making new friends and keeping in touch with old ones, but there’s a lot of porny stuff out there as well (and that’s not even taking into account ‘the darknet‘). Amongst all the Wikipedia articles, TV Tropes index pages,…