Season 14 of Star Trek Online is out now for consoles. This Season players help 'the Lukari and Kentari defend their homeworld from the genocidal Tzenkethi'. Starfleet’s Geordi La Forge, voiced by LeVar Burton makes an appearance.
Perfect World Entertainment and Cryptic Studios announced that Season 14 of Star Trek Online is now available for Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Season 14 - Emergence will see console players help "the Lukari and Kentari defend their homeworld from the genocidal Tzenkethi" says the press release. They will be accompanied by Starfleet’s Geordi La Forge, voiced by Star Trek's own LeVar Burton.
The latest featured episode "Melting Pot" will take the captains to a brand new colony world in Dranuur. The colony was recently established by the Lukari and the Kentari. Starfleet Captain Geordi La Forge will join the two species in order to help them "learn to co-exist and rebuild their home planet" explains the press release.
There are a couple of fresh gameplay features that are coming to Xbox One and PlayStation 4 bundled with Emergence. The announcement details each new feature:
- New Featured Episode - The new season opens with the featured episode "Melting Pot" which sends players on a mission to explore a new colony world with Captain Geordi La Forge.
- Fleet Holding - Captains can build a full-scale Fleet Holding on the Lukari-Kentari colony. Now the game’s largest Fleet Holding, it is also the first holding since Starbases to feature five full tiers of progression with rewards.
- New Primary Specialization and Bridge Officer Class - The new Primary Specialization, "The Miracle Worker" allows captains to excel in engineering abilities, such as weapon enhancement and healing. Bridge officers can also be trained to specialize in the same skills.
- Colony Defence Event - Fleets can generate a holographic invasion to help them train and earn both individual rewards and items to progress their new Fleet Holding.
- Fleet Holding Defense Queues - The Lukari-Kentari colony is home to two defence queues against the Tzenkethi - one on ground and one in space.
- Free Kilt and Skant Giveaway - From now through 28 November at 6:00 PM GMT, players can visit the “Promotions” tab of the C-Store on Xbox One and PS4 to claim a free Kilt and Skant, made famous by Star Trek: The Next Generation.