Tribbles in Ecstasy Take 45: Bussard Collectors on the Ship go round and round…

This week Xander and the cast had a very special guest, Andrew Wounder, over to talk about his very heartwarming letter to all Podcasters titled ”This year, a video game and some podcasters saved my life.”

After that, the Tribbles in Ecstasy unite him with members of his favorite show and our friends, Teri Lynn and Sori from the G&T show.

Take a listen as we discuss our love of Star Trek and STO in a casual and friendly atmosphere.Tribbles is a Community based weekly talk show sponsored by, and Be sure to tune in Friday, 6pm EST on for our live show and listin to our audio remastered shows on on Wedesdays at 12pm EST.

Follow with us in our IRC chat room at or in STO’s game chat at “holosuite”. If you wish to add our IRC channel to any Apps, add #holosuite from the server. Any questions, comments or ideas about our show, please write to us.

Looking for a fleet, look us up in Star Trek Online. We have two very fun fleet, on the Federation side it’s Tribbles in Ecstasy, and on the KDF it’s Targs in Ecstasy.


Host/Exc. Producer: Xander Hayes
CoHost: Alastor
Audio Engineer: Dion Sol
Content Manager: Bishop
Email: [email protected]
Twitter: @Tribbles In XTC
TIE’s theam song by Warp11
TIE’s Logo by Michel Achard

Show Notes

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Star Trekkin

1. New Star Trek comic series Brannon Braga, former Star Trek screenwriter and one of the most polarizing figures in the in all of Trek, returns to the franchise to pen Star Trek: The Next Generation: Hive

2. LaVar Burton releases the all new Reading Rainbow App Years after reading rainbow went off the PBS airwaves kids can now get all those awesome books and even a visit to the TNG set

3. Does size really matter Ever wonder how the space shuttle or the Space station would compare to the size of the Enterprise



1. Stahl says FEs aren’t out of the picture they just aren’t on the schedule for now

2. JHeinig chimes in on Featured Episodes

3. Exchanges on the Horizon If youve been wondering what those awesome Zen points are going to mean in C-Points look no further

4. STO Dev Blog No. 6 In this Red Alert your Starbase is under attack

5. 900 Day Vet rewards are almost upon us heres a list

6. STO Developer Heritic Announcement This week we say goodbye to not only a great game developer but to a true Star Trek fan you will be remembered

7. ** I hate four letter topics but here it is ** Forums and new site


Ship Busters

1. 900 Day Vet rewards among the other pretty things you get with your 900 day is a new material unlock for your ship

2. Tuffi Cargo freighter This week we talk about the new Freighter that you can get your hands on if you get a Reinforcement DOff pack


Meet the DOffs

Reinforce the doffs
in a recent dev blog they have announced new doff to add to your duty officer experience

Chance of the gamma
someone has released some odds of the special items from the gamma doff pack which is 0.5 to 1.0 % no good odds

Gamble on the doffs
someone on the forms have said their two cents on the doff gamma packs being unfair and wrong

The sickbay addition
on the forms people have posted the idea that there should be an few doff assignments to the sickbay

No homo
a new doff has been posted on the forms by the name of homo a benzite con officer with a resilience and stubborn traits

Now for something completely Different

1. The Secret World lifts NDA

2. Sony Patents Interrupting game ads Could this be the future of MMOs

3. What is on the Voyager probes “Golden Record” In 1977 the twin Voyager probes launched with two golden records with sounds ranging from a kiss to images of our DNA sequences as the Voyagers prepare to leave our solar system its interesting to think about the people who might find the golden records

4. XBox live to translate in game rewards to real life rewards this fall Wouldn’t it be awesome if the trophies you recived in game would mean something in the real world

HoloSuite Announcement: Starting at the first of Next Month Holosuite will have a new project. the HoloSuite Underappreciated Artist of the Month. We have several artists lined up for the next few months who will be featured once or twice per month on the website in order to get more limelight on them. If you have any suggested artists please send us your suggestions we’ll need more soon as our initial list runs out!

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