Tribbles in Ecstasy 218

Tribbles in Ecstasy Take 218: Talking to Rocks

Joining us this week is Jon “CrypticRock” Steady, Systems Game Designer from Star Trek Online – The Tribbles in Ecstasy crew go through all your community questions and discuss the up and coming Agents of Yesterday expansion.

After the interview we delve into all the Star Trek Online, Star Trek Timelines and Unofficial Productions news, plus we talk about the new Star Trek trailers and more!

The topics discussed this week are:

  • Interview,
  • Star Trek Online news (1:45:40),
    • Foundry Challenge from Foundry Roundtable,
    • Events and Giveaways,
    • Episode Introductions,
    • Agents of Yesterday Expansion,
    • Role Play Blogs
  • Star Trek Timelines (2:00:30),
  • Star Trek News (2:15:14),
    • New Star Trek (2017) series trailer,
    • Speculation,
    • Star Trek Beyond Event
  • Unofficial Star Trek Productions (2:26:22),
    • Star Trek Anthology,
    • Star Trek Renegades,
    • Star Trek New Voyages,
    • Star Trek Axanar,
    • JJ’s announcement on the lawsuit
  • Other News,
  • and more!

Community Questions:

  1. Do you have any follow ups from what Cryptic Rock said in his interview?
  2. What do you think of the Star Trek 2017 Series Trailer?
  3. What do you think of the Star Trek Beyond Trailer?
  4. What are your thoughts about Lin and JJ supposedly forcing the Axanar case to be dropped soon?


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Foundry Mission:

There was no mission reviewed this week.

Our next mission we will review is:
Title: Cold Horizons
Faction: Federation
Author: nak3dsnake
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Show Links:

Star Trek Online
Powers Performance Update
Alliance Exploration Initiative Mission Building Challenge
Crystalline Event
R&D Weekend
Graphical Tech Updates
Release Notes: May 19th 2016
Return to Babel
Painful Omens
The Demon of Whitechapel
Star Trek Memories: Content Team

Star Trek Timelines
Star Trek Timelines Wiki
Blood and Circuses Event
Version 1.1.1 is out!
Livestream 20th May 2016

Star Trek News
New Star Trek 2017 site from CBS
New Star Trek 2017 trailer
New Star Trek Beyond trailer

Unofficial Star Trek Productions
Star Trek Continues
Star Trek Continues IndieGoGO
Star Trek Anthology website
Donate to Star Trek Anthology
Star Trek Anthology YouTube Channel
Star Trek: New Voyages/Phase II
Star Trek Renegades
Donate to Star Trek Renegades
Star Trek Axanar

Any Other Business
Help Mav from STOked Radio
Project Discovery

Community Feedback
Episode 217 feedback on the Star Trek Online forums
Gabi Debreczeni’s Facebook comment
Tweet from Thomas Townley

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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.

Join a Tribbles in Ecstasy STO Fleet

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On the Federation side it’s Tribbles in Ecstasy Psi Fleet, and on the KDF it’s Targs in Ecstasy.
Please note in March 2017, the Federation fleet name was changed from “Psi Tribbles Fleet” to “Tribbles in Ecstasy Psi Fleet”.


Hosts: MidNite Shadow
Panelists: Sunseahl, Zombee and Timberwolf
Guests: Jon “CrypticRock” Steady, Systems Game Designer from Star Trek Online

Broadcaster: MidNite Shadow
Broadcast live: 20th May 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.