Tribbles in Ecstasy 239

Tribbles in Ecstasy Take 239: Everything’s Broken!

Despite DDOS attacks taking out many parts of the internet and problems streaming, the Tribbles in Ecstasy crew still do a show and go through this week’s Star Trek news from Star Trek Online (0:04:50), Star Trek Timelines (0:56:49), Star Trek News (1:01:40), Star Trek Beyond (1:18:54), Listener Feedback (1:35:38) and more!


Community Questions:

  1. What do you think about the Sphere Builder lockbox announcement?
  2. Are you looking forward to the Artifacts release and if so, What most are you looking forward to?
  3. Did you get an expanded edition of beyond and if so, which special edition extras did you get?

Help a friend of the Community:

Thomas (AKA Mav from STOked Radio)Please help friend of the show and fellow Star Trek Online player and podcaster Mav with donations to support his recovery with his current health situation here: or his new relocation plan to get a new job and back on his feet.

Play or Download this episode:


Length: 2 hours 15 minutes 49 seconds – Size: 187Mb

View the links mentioned in this episode.

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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Show Links:

Star Trek Online – PC
Echoes Of Light
Sphere Builder’s Lockbox (German)
Official 7th Anniversary Ship
Release Notes: October 19th, 2016

Star Trek Online – Console
Tholian Red Alerts

Star Trek Timelines
Star Trek Timelines Wiki
A note from the Lead Game Designer at Timelines
New Premium Crews
21st Oct 2016 AMA
21st Oct 2016 AMA Forum Post

Star Trek News
Trek Against Trump on Facebook
Trek Against Trump on Twitter
Engage – The Offical Star Trek Podcast

Any Other Business
Help Mav from STOked Radio
Mav’s Relocation fund

Community Feedback
Episode 238 feedback on the Star Trek Online forums
Episode 238 feedback on the The 602 Club (Star Trek Online Fan Group) Facebook Group
Episode 238 feedback on the Star Trek: DS9 Fans Group Facebook Group

Star Trek Fan Productions
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)

Other links of Interest
5th Passenger website
The Circuit Film web site

Streaming and Syndication

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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

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 Tribbles in Ecstasy Psi Fleet, and on the KDF it’s Targs in Ecstasy.
Please note in March 2016, the Federation fleet name was changed from “Psi Tribbles Fleet” to “Tribbles in Ecstasy Psi Fleet”.


Hosts: MidNite Shadow
Panelists: Sunseahl, StooDogg and TimberWolf
Guests: None this week!

Broadcaster: MidNite Shadow
Broadcast live: 21st October 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.