Archive

Star Trek Online Announces Bonus Dyson Event and 8.5 Release Date

Posted Thu, Jan 16, 2014 by Martuk

Star Trek Online’s (STO) 4th anniversary is just around the corner and part of Cryptic’s celebration will include the launch of the 8.5 update on January 30th, 2014. Along with the update Q will also return to offer players a chance to win a few new starships and Cryptic will be releasing new feature episodes staring a mystery Star Trek actor that will be revealed later. The actor will be revealed within the next week along with a preview of the episode.

To help keep you occupied until the big reveal and content launch, Cryptic will be hosting a bonus Dyson Mark event starting on Friday, January 17th. The event will run through Tuesday, January 21st, providing bonus Dyson Marks by playing Season 8 content.

Solanae Dyson Sphere Adventure Zone*:

  • 100% Bonus Dyson Marks
  • (Extra bonus!) Added Dilithium Rewards

Solanae Dyson Sphere Battlezone:

  • 50% Bonus Dyson Marks

PvE Queued Event: The Breach (Normal or Elite)

  • 50% Bonus Dyson Marks PvE Queued Event: Storming the Spire (Normal or Elite)
  • 50% Bonus Dyson Marks

* Includes “found,” “area,” and “event” missions. Duty Officer assignments that offer Dyson Marks as a reward (found via the interaction buttons towards the lower-right of your screen while flying around the zone) offer 50% Bonus Dyson Marks.

Source: STO Bonus Dyson Marks, 8.5 Update

STO-Earth-Spacedock.jpg

The Undine are back and they’re conflict will be the key focus in Season 9 of STO next month.

News, Official Announcements
Tue, Mar 18, 2014
Martuk
Bonus-Weekend-Compile.jpg

Pick your poison. It seems like many games want your attention this weekend and they’re hosting an assortment of events to get it.

Beta, News, Official Announcements
Sat, Mar 15, 2014
Martuk
STO-Mac.jpg

Perfect World brings Mac players into the fold to aid in the conflict between the Federation and Klingon Empire.

Press Release, News, Official Announcements
Tue, Mar 11, 2014
Martuk
STO-Bonus-XP.jpg

Star Trek Online’s XP skill point gains go to warp for a weekend of bonuses and Fleet Project reruns.

News, Official Announcements
Fri, Mar 07, 2014
Martuk

News from around the 'Net