Star Trek Online, often abbreviated as STO, is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) developed by Cryptic Studios based on the popular Star Trek series created by Gene Roddenberry.
Star Trek Online is a 3D MMORPG designed with trekkies in mind and developed by Cryptic Studios Star Trek Online puts players in the immense Star Trek universe as Captain of their own Federation starship and crew. Players can even become a Klingon warlord whose only goal is conquest and empire expansion! Players can visit iconic locales such as the planet Vulcan and even explore never before seen galaxies and discover strange new life and new civilizations.
Star Trek Online will feature both space and ground combat at launch that will allow players to fight in dynamic 3D space battles with their starship, or fierce close quarter duels with their away team. Explore worlds and assist allies in a wide array of missions and quests.
Customize your starship to look like an Enterprise clone or make it your own variant with nearly endless tweaks and options. Players can pick from a wealth of character models and species within the Star Trek universe or create their own new race with its own back story and racial history. The variety and re-playability make Star Trek Online a truly MASSIVE multi-player experience.
Created by Cryptic Studios (makers of Champions Online, City of Heroes, and City of Villains) Star Trek Online has been developed with not only lovers of Star Trek in mind, but also casual gamers who are not familiar with the source fiction. Players can choose to explore the universe and quest alone or join with friends to take on familiar foes such as Klingons, Romulans, and the Borg. Fashion the game to your own desires and game play level for a rich MMORPG experience.
Star Trek Online is a subscription based MMORPG and as such has a variety of game play perks not available to other MMOs such as an ever expanding universe, rich customization options for both your ship and crew, and a dedicated community of staffers and fellow players at your disposal.
So, choose your ship and crew. Raise shields and set phasers to “Stun”. Get ready for the ultimate Star Trek MMORPG game experience to date. Join the Star Trek Online community and start your adventure!