Tribbles in Ecstasy

Tribbles in Ecstasy Take 173: We’re so Trendy!

Captain MidNite Shadow leads the crew of the USS Tribble with Star Trek Online’s Community Manager, Laughing Trendy where they talk about the Livestream with Aron Eisenberg AKA Nog, the Forums and general Trek. The team then discuss the news from Star Trek Online plus updates on Nichelle Nichols, Star Trek Kickstarters and the new Star Trek Beyond film.

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To enter the competition, just post to the Tribbles in Ecstasy Episode 173 thread in the Star Trek Online forums and answer the questions.

In this week’s episode the Tribbles crew discuss:

  • STO livestream Special Guest: Aron Eisenberg,
  • The new Star Trek Online forums,
  • A message from STO’s Executive Producer Stephen Ricossa,
  • The new Tier 6 Battlecruisers and the Fleet Veteran ships,
  • the Delta Fleet Holding coming soon – a Krenim Facility,
  • Star Trek Online’s “Time in a Bottle” Featured Episode,
  • the new Role Playing Blog,
  • STO Release Notes,
  • Star Trek: Captain Pike Indiegogo campaign,
  • Blade of Honor,
  • Star Trek New Voyages/Phase II,
  • For the Love of Spock – Adam Nimoy’s Kickstarter,
  • Star Trek: Anthology,
  • Star Trek: Axanar,
  • Star Trek Beyond,
  • Michael Dorn’s AMA,
  • and more!

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STO livestream Special Guest: Aron Eisenberg
Star Trek Online Forums
Bonus Zen Weekend
STO’s Executive Producer Stephen Ricossa message on Extended Downtime
Release Notes: 25th June 2015
Time in a Bottle week 2 rewards now available
Fleet “T6” Veteran Destroyers
Tier 6 Battlecrusier Pack
Tales of the War #10
Delta Fleet Holding
Delta Fleet Holding out on Tribble
Increase to 5 Trait slots
Nichelle Nichols Stroke update
Star Trek: Captain Pike Indiegogo
Star Trek: Captain Pike Kickstarter
Star Trek New Voyages/Phase II Kickstarter
“For the Love of Spock” – A Documentary Film by by Adam Nimoy
Star Trek Anthology
Star Trek Anthology on Facebook
Star Trek: Axanar
Star Trek Beyond updates via
Stars signed up for Star Trek 4
Michael Dorn does a AMA

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About Tribbles in Ecstasy

Tribbles is a Community based weekly talk show sponsored by Be sure to tune in Friday, 7pm EST on for our live show and listen to our audio remastered shows on Holosuite Media and on iTunes. So take a listen as we discuss our love of Star Trek and STO in a casual and friendly atmosphere.

Join a Tribbles in Ecstasy STO Fleet

Are you looking for a fleet? Look us up in Star Trek Online! We have two very fun fleets.
On the Federation side it’s Psi Tribbles Fleet, and on the KDF it’s Targs in Ecstasy.


Host: MidNite Shadow
Co-Hosts: Skipper, Sunseahl, Xander and Woody
Broadcaster: MidNite Shadow
Broadcast live: 26th June 2015
Guests: Laughing Trendy, Star Trek Online Community Manager
Audio Engineer: MidNite Shadow
Producer: MidNite Shadow
Exc. Producer: Xander Hayes
Email: [email protected]
TiE’s theme song by Warp11
TiE’s Logo by Adam Ihle


Host of Tribbles in Ecstasy and FrakStars at Holosuite Media
Steve Roberts (AKA MidNite Shadow) is the Host, Producer and Audio Engineer of Tribbles in Ecstasy and FrakStars.

In real life Steve works full time in IT providing desktop support, creating web sites, databases and anything else that that needs an IT solution!

In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife and son, reading Star Trek novels, playing Star Trek Online (STO), podcasting, audio editing, watching science fiction and moderating the STO Forums.