Tribbles in Ecstasy Episode 245

Tribbles in Ecstasy Take 245: Rantmas Eve

In this year’s penultimate episode, the crew discuss the news from this past week for Star Trek Online (Console news: 1:54:21), Star Trek Timelines (2:07:38), Star Trek News (2:22:37) plus Listener Feedback (3:01:59).


Community Questions:

  1. Did you make use of the Star Trek Online $100 zen promotion and if so, what did you win?
  2. What are your thoughts on the up and coming Star Trek Timelines 1.6 release?
  3. What are your thoughts on the Ezri Dax character from DS9 TV series and/or the novels?

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Length: 3 hours 41 minutes 32 seconds – Size: 204MB

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Foundry Mission:

There was no mission reviewed this week.

Our next mission we will review is:
Title: Raktajino in a Jar
Faction: KDF
Author: drogyn1701
Why not give it a play and send us your review? We’ll read it out on the show!

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Christmas Rap and Wish Background by Kevin MacLeod (
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0

Star Trek Online – PC
The Foundry is back!
System Requirements update
PC Patch Notes for December 8th, 2016
‘Tis the Season to Treat Yo’self!
Tales form K-13 Part III
New K-13 Fleet Holding Cosmetic Project
Infinity R&D Prizes

Star Trek Online – Console
Console Patch Notes for December 6th, 2016
T6 Jem’Hadar Strike Ship Stats
R&Damp; Packs 20% off!
Bonus XP Month!
Upgrade Weekend!

Star Trek Timelines
Star Trek Timelines Wiki
Facebook FAQ
Timelines update 1.6.0 incoming
Brute Squad Event Rerun (8th December 2016)

Star Trek News
Star Trek: Voyager – Thirty Days (episode)

Main Viewer
Alex Kurtzman on Casting for Star Trek: Discovery
Star Trek Discovery Names First Official Cast Members
Bryan Fuller not involved in Star Trek Discovery

Grinds My Gears
Who Owns Cryptic?: Perfect World Enters into Definitive Agreement for Going Private Transaction

Any Other Business
PC Gamer List: 15 Games you can’t buy Digitally
China Goes Pro-Gaming Consumer?

Community Feedback
Episode 244 feedback on the Star Trek Online forums
Episode 244 feedback on the Everything Star Trek Group on Facebook
Episode 244 feedback on Fans of the Kelvin Timeline & STO Group on Facebook
Episode 244 feedback on Star Trek online PS4 Group on Facebook
Facebook Share of the Show with Comment

Other links of Interest
5th Passenger website
The Circuit Film web site
The Outer Rim (Previously known as Star Trek Anthology)
The Outer Rim fundraiser
The Outer Rim Vignette based on “Assignment: Earth”
Renegades: The Requiem website (Previously known as Star Trek Renegades)

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About Tribbles in Ecstasy

Tribbles in Ecstasy is a Community based weekly talk show sponsored by Be sure to tune in Fridays from 8pm EST on for our live show and you can listen to our audio remastered shows on Holosuite Media and on iTunes a couple of days later. So take a listen as we discuss our love of Star Trek and STO in a casual and friendly atmosphere.

Fleets of Tribbles in Ecstasy

Star Trek Online Federation Fleet: Tribbles in Ecstasy Psi Fleet.
Star Trek Online KDF Fleet: Targs in Ecstasy.
Star Trek Timelines Fleet: Tribbles in Ecstasy.


Hosts: MidNite Shadow
Panelists: Dragon, Sunseahl and Timerwolf

Broadcaster: MidNite Shadow
Broadcast live: 9th December 2016

Audio Engineer: MidNite Shadow
Producer: MidNite Shadow
Executive Producer: Xander Hayes

Email: [email protected]
TiE’s theme song by: Warp11
TiE’s Logo by: Adam Ihle
TiE’s broadcast splash screens by: Green Dragoon


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.